The Diesel Technician position requires high level of proficiency and working knowledge related to heavy duty Diesel Engine Diagnosis, repairs, as well as for Forklift and Pallet Jack repairs. Comprehension of Fleet Maintenance operations, understanding of electrical, hydraulics, PM and DOT inspection experience and knowledge.
Essential Duties & Responsibilities
Prepare vehicle records and report both manually and on a computer
Perform repairs and preventative maintenance to medium to heavy duty vehicles
Perform safety inspections of equipment and prepare safety documentation required
Comply with all applicable laws/regulations, as well as company policies/procedures
Inspect and perform work on the under parts of vehicles
Move parts to and from the job site and remove or install these parts on vehicles
Interact with clients through both email or phone as necessary
Perform other duties as required
Key Competencies and Minimum Education
At least 5 years experience performing vehicle maintenance or must possess auto or diesel technology diploma from an accredited technical school
ASE Certifications preferred
Commercial Driver's License class "A" or "B " preferred
Must be able to operate a manual transmission vehicle to determine if operating properly
Must provide own hand tools & toolbox.
Knowledge of hand held scan tools and the process of diagnosing vehicles.
Ability to read schematics and familiar with process
Proficient computer skills: knowledge of Excel, Word, Fleet Management Systems, and Email
Strong written and verbal communication skills (documentation, communication with peers, supervisors, etc.)
Exposure to heavy traffic areas while performing the duties of the job.
Exposure to considerable amounts of dust, diesel fumes and noise.
Exposure to chemicals, oils, greases or other irritants
Access any area of the equipment or vehicle to perform necessary maintenance
Ability to move and position heavy objects
Ability to bend, stoop, crouch, kneel and crawl to repair vehicles
Ability to work outside in various weather conditions.
Amerit Fleet Solutions