Diesel Mechanic-Automotive Maintenance Technician

Employer
Dickinson Fleet Services
Location
Baltimore, MD
Posted
Sep 15, 2017
Closes
Sep 18, 2017
Hours
Full Time
Dickinson Fleet, LLC was established in 1997 and has grown from a three shop maintenance service company into the largest independent national fleet maintenance company in the country. Our mission is to be the premier provider of truck services nationwide. We have a large fleet of 200+ state of the art mobile service trucks that deliver superior mobile on-site maintenance to our fast growing national and regional account customers. Dickinson Fleet Services also has 17 nationally located full service maintenance facilities and we offer Collison and paint refurbishment services. We utilize state of the art technology with our mobile technicians to provide on-site customer reporting and analytics which offers us a distinct advantage compared to our competitors. We already have an impressive list of national account customers and to keep up with the customer high demand for our superior services, Dickinson Fleet Services is building a national sales organization to better serve the needs of our rapidly growing national and regional sales accounts. Dickinson Fleet Services has a career opportunity for you of a lifetime Job Description The Diesel Maintenance Technician position will involve: * Diagnosing failures of vehicles and disassembling, repairing and reassembling parts as necessary * Inspecting, testing and listening to defective equipment to diagnose malfunctions, using test instruments such as handheld computers, motor analyzers, chassis charts and pressure gauges * Performing routine maintenance such as changing oil, checking batteries and lubricating equipment and machinery * Inspecting brake systems, steering mechanisms, wheel bearings and other vital parts to ensure that they are in proper operating condition Diesel Maintenance Technician - Service Technician - Mechanic Job Responsibilities As a Diesel Maintenance Technician, you will be responsible for preventive maintenance, Federal DOT inspections, troubleshooting and repairing diesel engines, alignments, suspension, hydraulics, transmissions and electrical systems. Must be qualified to perform DOT inspections Your specific duties as a Diesel Maintenance Technician will include: * Adjusting and relining brakes, aligning wheels, tightening bolts and screws, and reassembling equipment * Inspecting, repairing, and maintaining automotive and mechanical equipment and machinery such as pumps and compressors * Raising trucks, buses and heavy parts or equipment using hydraulic jacks or hoists * Attaching test instruments to equipment, and reading dials and gauges to diagnose malfunctions * Filling out and submitting all required documents in an accurate and timely manner on a company provided iPad Job Requirements As a Diesel Maintenance Technician, you must display thorough and proven knowledge of diesel engines and diesel engine repair. You must also have a strong work ethic and exceptional attention to detail. It will also be a vital part of your role as a Diesel Maintenance Technician to provide outstanding customer service and maintain effective working relationships with customers, supervisors and co-workers. Specific qualifications for the Diesel Maintenance Technician position include: * Associate's degree in diesel technology OR equivalent experience preferred * ASE certification preferred * Other OEM training is a plus (Volvo, International) * Must have valid drivers license AND a good driving record * Excellent communication skills * MUST BE COMPUTER LITERATE Diesel Maintenance Technician - Service Technician - Mechanic Benefits As a Diesel Engine Mechanic with Dickinson Fleet, you will be working for a growing, stable and dynamic company with a commitment to providing the best service to our customers. We value and appreciate your hard work and professional dedication as a Diesel Engine Mechanic, and will reward you with a highly competitive compensation package, including a comprehensive set of benefits. Your benefits as a Diesel Engine Mechanic will include: * Health, dental and vision coverage is available after waiting period * Life insurance is paid by Dickinson Fleet Services * Short Term Disability insurance is paid by DFS; Long Term Insurance available * 401(k) after 90 days permanent employment * Paid vacation * Paid holidays