Equipment Technician

Flying Star Transport Amarillo , TX 79105

Posted 2 months ago

Are you CRAZY GOOD at diagnosing, repairing, and maintaining big rigs and tankers?

Hate being tied to a desk?

Are you up for the challenge of keeping our drivers moving and safe?

Send us your resume so we can see if you are the the next STAR Mechanic to work at our Amarillo yard.


We build peace of mind by being Crazy Good!


All employees are expected to live by, and encourage others to live by, our Principles of Progress (POP)

  • Practice effective communication

  • Reach for competitive excellence, never stop improving

  • Operate with integrity and good judgement

  • Go forward with a sense of curiosity, adventure and fun

  • Recognize the value of lasting relationships

  • Execute with a sense of teamwork and accountability

  • Serve others selflessly

  • Safely deliver results


Maintain and repair company equipment used to service Enterprise customers.


  • Produce timely results that are of high quality and accuracy

  • Possess strong problem solving skills and technical orientation


Ensure prompt and accurate results of equipment maintenance by:

  • Completing needed light maintenance in a timely manner.

  • Diagnosing problems quickly and efficiently.

  • Performing comprehensive visual inspections.

  • Utilizing safe practices in the work place.

  • Maintaining a high level of detail for all tasks.

Assist in maintaining facility operations by:

  • Maintaining a clean and efficient working environment.

  • Promoting safe practices throughout facility.

  • Ensuring all tools and machines are accounted for.

  • Keeping buildings and facilities clean and in working order.

Contribute to the overall goals and success of the company by:

  • Willingly accepting new assignments

  • Completing other tasks and projects as assigned

  • Helping team members

  • Learning new skills

  • Striving to improve team results


  • 6 months in the motor carrier maintenance industry

  • Knowledge of class 8 trucks and trailers

  • Strong mechanical, electrical, and hydraulic knowledge

  • Must be familiar with DOT requirements for Motor Vehicle Safety compliance

  • Must be able to speak and read English

  • High School Diploma or GED

  • Basic geographic understanding of the areas of operations

  • Minimum computer skills are required

  • Current CDL with HazMat and Tanker endorsements preferred but not required.

  • Experience with maintaining inventory and vehicle maintenance records preferred


  • Physical activities include but are not limited to sitting, walking, standing, speaking in person and on the phone, typing, filing, and counting

  • Exerting up to 100 pounds of force occasionally, and/or up to 50 pound of force frequently, and/or up to 20 pounds of force constantly to move objects.

  • Required to have close visual acuity to perform activities such as preparing and analyzing data and figures, viewing a computer terminal, reading and visual inspection.

  • The worker is subject to inside environmental conditions with protection from weather conditions but not necessarily from temperature changes.

  • The worker is subject to outside environmental conditions with no effective protection from the weather and may be subject to both extreme heat and extreme cold.

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