Maintenance Mechanic II
Job Details
Full Time
$30.00 - $42.78 Hourly

Diesel Mechanic II - Job Description

We have an immediate position open for a Diesel Mechanic in our facility as well as in the field with our crew. Persons interested in secure, steady employment are encouraged to apply.

This is a position that offers excellent opportunities for advancement in knowledge and in career. This position is also part of International Association of Machinists and Aerospace Workers, AFL-CIO, District Lodge NO. 160, Local Lodge NO. 130.

Shift: Monday-Friday 5:30am-1:30pm

Responsibilities include:

Preventative Maintenance

  • Demonstrate the safe operation of all equipment from the truck line to the shop and safely operate hydraulic components around other employees and obstacles while in the shop to access grease points and oil check/fill locations.
  • Grease high wear points on fleet while adhering to predetermined schedule set forth by maintenance lead
  • Top off fluids (engine oil, AFT, coolant, hydraulic fluid) as notated by DVIRs and correctly complete work order and return DVIRs to driver boxes for signature of repairs
  • Take oil samples on equipment scheduled by maintenance lead and correctly complete paperwork for oil sample submission
  • Inspect shop vehicles weekly (check oil, top off fluids, fuel trucks)
  • Keep the shop in a clean and orderly fashion (sweeping, putting away parts, cleaning equipment)
  • Learn various levels and specifics of the maintenance of all equipment
  • Other tasks as assigned


  • Learn how to perform diagnosis and repair of electrical, hydraulic, suspension, brake, and air systems on equipment both in the field and at our facility using diagnostic software, and other diagnosis techniques.
  • Learn how to perform DVIR repairs, certifying that the repairs have been safely completed while maintaining compliance with regulations set forth by the FMCSA and DOT.
  • Learn how to evaluate the repair, document the needed items, and offer an opinion on feasibility.


  • Maintain a safe work environment.
  • Maintain a neat and tidy work environment.
  • Work with drivers and staff to actively participate in functions of the day.
  • Document and complete repair orders for all work completed.

Ideal Candidate will possess:

  • Experience in automotive maintenance and repair a plus.
  • Desire to learn and advance.
  • Ability to obtain a CDL (clean driving record, etc..)
  • Ability to effectively communicate needed repairs or tasks.
  • Ability to read and comprehend service literature as well as technical information, electric and hydraulic schematics and diagrams and technical information.
  • Basic computer skills.


Job Type: Full-time

Pay: Union Diesel Mechanic earn $30.00 to $40.32 per hour depending on performance and certifications as well as experience.