Diesel Maintenance Mechanic (2nd shift) *$5,000 sign-on bonus
Posted on: September 24, 2022
Vehicle Repair Technicians are responsible for performing
inspections, diagnostic testing, repairs and maintenance on the
vehicle fleet to ensure our trucks are safe and on the road. This
position routinely requires moderate to extreme physical exertion
and may require prolonged standing, bending, kneeling, squatting,
and working in awkward positions. Repair technicians are exposed to
extreme weather conditions and shop environment, as well as traffic
during road calls. The hours and physical demand may vary by
location. Responsibilities and Duties Perform repair and
maintenance of fleet vehicles in a safe manner in compliance with
all local, state, and federal regulations and company policies.
Service fleet vehicles per company maintenance schedules and/or
from driver vehicle inspection reports (DVIR).
Diagnose and troubleshoot issues and make necessary repairs,
adjustments or replacements.
Inspect, lubricate, and service vehicles and equipment.
Complete adjustments, repairs, and component replacements to
vehicles, equipment, and related components.
Check, fill, and/or change appropriate fluids for all vehicle parts
and check/change filters.
Inspect, repair and/or overhaul vehicle support systems, such as
electrical, air, and brake systems.
Identify and perform repairs and adjustments to various components
and operating systems on the vehicles, equipment or related
Perform roadside repairs and adjustments.
Ensure all safety devices on vehicles are in good working
Perform required administrative duties when necessary, such as
cycle counts, parts requisitions, warranties, etc.
Assist less experienced technicians with repairs, maintenance
assignments and adjustments.
Perform routine housekeeping duties related tools, materials, shop
and work areas.
Professional interaction with internal and external customers.
May assist in other areas of the vehicle maintenance shop as
Maintain accurate records (time, repair orders and parts usage) on
Other duties as assigned. Knowledge and Skills Ability to perform
physical requirements of the job (prolonged physical exertions,
including standing, lifting, pushing, pulling, squatting, bending,
kneeling, climbing and working in awkward positions and tight
Must be able to lift and carry weights exceeding 50 pounds.
Good mechanical aptitude of vehicle maintenance and repair.
Minimum 3-5 years performing repair and maintenance on heavy trucks
and diesel engine vehicles, equipment and related components.
Experience using repair manuals, wiring (electrical) diagrams and
schematics necessary to troubleshoot or repair vehicle or component
Ability to safely drive service vehicles and vehicles in and out of
service area, as well as test drive.
In depth knowledge of truck components and systems.
Ability to work overtime, weekends and/or holidays.
Ability to work in all weather conditions.
Good written and verbal communication skills to be able to
communicate effectively and professionally with internal and
Must possess necessary tools to perform assigned tasks.
Familiarity with using a computer.
Additional skills may be required to perform additional task(s)
specific to work location, department or line of business. Minimum
Qualifications Legally eligible to work in the United States.
Must be at least 18 years of age.
Valid drivers license, CDL preferred.
Possess a valid DOT medical card or able to obtain prior to hire,
Must be able to read and speak the English language well enough to
communicate, understand, and respond to questions, directions,
traffic signs, signals, and safety training. Work Environment
Exposure to noise, heat, dust, and fumes as found in a repair
Exposure to extreme weather conditions possible.
Exposure to residential and commercial waste.
Possible exposure to high traffic conditions while performing road
calls. This job description is intended to describe the general
nature, complexity and level of work to be performed by employees
assigned to this position, and is not to be construed as an
exhaustive list of responsibilities, duties and/or skills required.
It does not prescribe or restrict the work that may be assigned.
Furthermore, this does not establish a contract for employment and
is subject to change at the discretion of the company. Rumpke Waste
and Recycling is committed to equality in all aspects of
employment. It is Rumpke's policy to provide equal opportunities to
all employees and potential employees without regard to race,
color, religion, gender, sexual orientation, gender identity,
national origin, age, protected veteran status or disability
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