Diesel Mechanic


Diagnose, maintenance, and repair problems on the major components and systems such as:

  • Engine
  • Brake System
  • Transmission
  • Air System
  • Differential
  • Electrical System

Perform, repair, and preventative maintenance work on the following items, both tractor and trailer:

  • Brakes
  • Cab
  • Engine
  • Fifth Wheel
  • Transmission
  • Delivery Equipment
  • Suspensions
  • AC and Air Systems
  • Clutch
  • Tires/Axles/Wheels

Diagnose and troubleshoot problems with major components 

Maintain accurate records of P.M. services and repair work 

Perform occasional road service 

Schedule work through the shop to maintain P.M. schedule, scheduled repair work, and State and Federal vehicle inspections 

Oversee repair work done by outside vendors 

Perform running repairs, P.M. services, State and Federal Inspections Tractors, Trailers, and Straight Trucks 

Required Skills

Required Experience

  • Must have a HS diploma or GED
  • Class A CDL with Hazmat and Tanker endorsements
  • Minimum of three years of experience in heavy truck and trailer maintenance and repair
  • Working knowledge of the systems and components listed above
  • Experience dealing with parts and service vendors
  • Maintaining vehicle maintenance records, state inspections and P.M. scheduling