Travelcenters Of America West Memphis , AR 72301

Posted 7 days ago

Job Description:

Diesel Technician/Mechanic

As a Diesel Technician/Mechanic, you will provide accurate and efficient services to customers by troubleshooting, diagnosing, and repairing heavy duty semi-truck trailers in a safe, reasonable and responsible manner. You will be required to have a "whatever needs to be done" work ethic and attitude, be mechanically inclined, and a team player with neat clean appearance.

You should be self-motivated, dependable and work well with others. Qualified candidates must possess a high school diploma or GED; completed a technical education or have verifiable work experience as a truck or automobile mechanic/technician.

State and/or ASE certifications are preferred and may be required. Driver's License is also required as we perform onsite Mobile Maintenance and Road Calls Nationwide.

Preferred candidates have knowledge and experience working on commercial truck tires, preventive maintenance, air brake, electrical and air conditioning systems.

Some janitorial work is required by all employees to maintain a clean and safe work environment.

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