Diesel Tractor Mechanic Technician

J.B. Hunt Van Buren , AR 72957

Posted 2 months ago

Job Title:

Diesel Tractor Mechanic Technician

Department:

Maintenance

Country:

United States of America

State/Province:

Arkansas

City:

Van Buren

Full/Part Time:

Full time

Job Summary:

Under close supervision, this position is responsible for performing basic maintenance, service, and repair of J.B. Hunt tractors and other equipment. Technicians must be able to complete all fleet maintenance processes and ensure that units meet J. B. Hunt specifications at all times. This position has the possibility to work outdoors, in the elements, or across multiple shifts including nights and/or weekends in addition to overtime; it requires full-time attendance.

Job Description:

$1,500 Sign on Bonus to qualified candidate, subject to approval.

Applicants can be considered for I, II, or Sr. Diesel Tractor Technician depending on verified years of experience and position availability.

Key Responsibilities:

  • Demonstrate foundational technical knowledge of preventative maintenance, replacement of parts/components, and basic repairs as it pertains to tractor maintenance including but not limited to the fuel system, battery, engine, drive train, onboard computer, transmission, air brake systems and FHWA Inspections.

  • Accurately perform basic repairs to company and manufacturer's specifications, complete work orders, and demonstrate proficiency in company requirements forstandard repair times (SRT) and warranty guidelines.

  • Always maintain professional communication with JB Hunt personnel and customers.

  • Understand and effectively follow all shop safety procedures.

  • Work independently and seek assistance as needed.

Qualifications:

Minimum Qualifications:

  • 18 years of age

  • 1 year of experience in Semi-Tractor maintenance and repair and/or training, or equivalent combination of education and experience.

  • Willingness to work outdoors, in the elements, or across multiple shifts including nights and/or weekends if needed.

Preferred Qualifications:

  • High School Diploma or GED equivalent.

  • DOT certified in FHWA Inspections & Air Brakes.

  • Ability to communicate (written and verbal) effectively.

  • Ability to fulfill physical requirements (lift/move appliance up to 50 pounds).

  • Ability to multitask.

  • Ability to read documents and/or information in English.

  • Ability to wear appropriate work attire (protective gear/PPE).

  • Ability to work both independently and as part of a team.

  • Basic active listening skills.

  • Basic computer skills and/or comfortable working with a computer.

  • Basic deductive reasoning skills.

  • Basic organizational skills.

  • Basic time management skills.

  • Self-motivation.

$1,500 Sign on Bonus to qualified candidate, subject to approval.

Education:

GED, High School

Work Experience:

Maintenance

Certifications:

Job Opening ID:

00388009 Diesel Tractor Mechanic Technician (Open)

"This job description has been designed to indicate the general nature and level of work performed by employees within this classification. It is not designed to contain or be interpreted as a comprehensive inventory of all duties, responsibilities and qualifications required of employees assigned to this job.

To perform this job successfully, an individual must be able to perform each essential duty satisfactorily. The requirements are representative of the knowledge, skill, and/or ability required. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions."

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