Elkton - Heavy Diesel Technician

Firstgroup Plc Elkton , MD 21921

Posted 3 weeks ago

Heavy Duty Technician

  • Servicing Cecil County

Join the First Vehicle Services team as a Heavy Truck Technician! This position requires the level of knowledge and skills necessary to diagnose and repair commercial vehicles and equipment.

First Vehicle Services is proud to offer:

  • Day shift position! Monday-Friday 7am-3:30pm (All holidays off!)
  • Up to $28/hour based on experience and qualifications!
  • Tremendous Career Advancement Opportunities due to a strong presence all across North America
  • A comprehensive benefits package including company training, paid holidays & vacation, medical & dental, and 401(k) savings plan.
  • A great work environment.

Heavy Truck Mechanic major responsibilities:

  • Performing vehicle maintenance to the First Vehicle Services standards.

  • Diagnosing all phases of vehicle and equipment repair.

  • Removing, cleaning, repairing, reinstalling, and adjusting vehicle components (Engine Emission Components, Driveline Components, Electrical/Electronic Components, Brakes/Suspension/Steering/Exhaust, Cab/Chassis, and Hydraulics).

  • Ensuring work orders are completed accurately.

  • Selecting appropriate course of action for repairs.

  • Evaluating completed work prior to release, seeking supervisor approval where required.

  • Ensuring safe use of power and hand-held tools.

  • Performing road calls and emergency services as necessary.

  • Moving vehicles safely between job and work area.

  • Communicating professionally with customers, team members, and supervisors.

  • Actively participating in safety or educational training as required.

Heavy Truck Mechanic requirements:

  • Technical school training preferred.

  • Previous heavy duty maintenance & repair experience on some of the following: International, Cummins, Freightliner, Kenworth, Caterpillar, Volvo, Komatsu, Vermeer, John Deere, Takeuchi, Ford, Case, Braun Lifts, Paratransit.

  • Appropriate mechanic's tool set.

  • Valid driver's license; Must be able to obtain CDL within 90 days of employment.

  • ASE certifications preferred; Must be willing to obtain while employed.

  • Background check and drug screen required.

First Vehicle Services is a leading provider of diverse fleet management and maintenance services in North America. Since 1981, First Vehicle Services has been providing efficient and cost-effective vehicle management and maintenance services at governments, school districts, petrochemical companies, transit agencies, airports, universities, and private organizations throughout the United States and Puerto Rico.

Become a part of our team

  • Apply today!

FirstGroup is an equal opportunity employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability or veteran status

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Elkton - Heavy Diesel Technician

Firstgroup Plc