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Diesel Technician Heavy and Light

Company: gpac
Location: Odessa
Posted on: May 6, 2024

Job Description:

Job Description

Diesel Technician will be responsible for a variety of tasks; including diagnostics, service repairs and preventative maintenance associated with maintaining a working fleet that meets DOT requirements. The successful candidate will be self-motivated and proficient in diagnosing and troubleshooting mechanical issues, as well as execute the repairs. This role offers great benefits, a new shop, and a fantastic company culture. All experience levels are encouraged to apply. Compensation D.O.E.

General Requirements of all Diesel Technician:

--- All employees must conduct themselves with behavior that supports the mission, vision, and values of the company.

--- All employees are responsible for reviewing and understanding the contents of the employee handbook.

--- All employees must behave professionally with colleagues, customers, and prospective customers when representing the company.

--- All employees are responsible for making the most of their working time.

--- All employees are responsible for creating a safe work environment and demonstrating our commitment to safety to their colleagues and customers.

--- Employees are expected to keep company equipment clean and orderly.

--- Must understand and adhere to all OSHA standards

Primary Duties and Responsibilities of the Diesel Technician:

--- Utilize vehicle computer electronics systems to interpret failure modes to initiate repairs

--- Collaborate with drivers to troubleshoot faulty equipment

--- Use technical knowledge to repair company vehicles properly and cost efficiently

--- Perform preventive maintenance inspection (PMI), troubleshoot, repair, and rebuild major components on vehicles and equipment including; engine repair and chassis maintenance

--- Work independently on equipment that requires a high level of skill with hydraulics, electrical, and diagnostics

--- Proficient in diagnosing and troubleshooting mechanical issues

--- Estimate time and material costs on repairs and requisitions new parts

--- Respond to unscheduled service calls quickly and complete repairs efficiently

--- Maintain knowledge on existing equipment, as well as reading and understanding equipment manuals

Knowledge and Skill Requirements of Diesel Technician:

--- 3+ years of working on diesel trucks

--- Mechanical and electrical knowledge

--- Welding experience desired, but not required

--- Ability to multitask & juggle priorities

--- Problem-solving, analytical and critical thinking skills

--- Excellent communication skills

--- Strong work ethic with a positive attitude

--- Valid driver's license

--- Must have own tools

In summary, 3+ years experience in automotive and/or heavy equipment repairs for both gasoline and/or diesel engines; pumps; compressors; and other rotating equipment or equivalent combination of education and experience. Considerable knowledge of preventative maintenance and general repair of motor vehicles, heavy equipment and mechanized equipment preferred.

All qualified applicants will receive consideration without regard to race, age, color, sex (including pregnancy), religion, national origin, disability, sexual orientation, gender identity, marital status, military status, genetic information, or any other status protected by applicable laws or regulations. GPAC (Growing People and Companies) is an award-winning search firm specializing in placing quality professionals within multiple industries across the United States since 1990. We are extremely competitive, client-focused and realize that our value is in our ability to deliver the right solutions at the right time.

Keywords: gpac, Odessa , Diesel Technician Heavy and Light, Engineering , Odessa, Texas

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