Gas Engine/Diesel Mechanic

Employer
Bates Trucking Company
Location
Bladensburg, MD
Posted
May 17, 2018
Closes
May 21, 2018
Industry
Automotive
Hours
Full Time
Gas Engine/Diesel Mechanic Attractive Salary - Full Benefits - Many Perks Position Summary: Our fleet is made up of the best equipment in the industry. As a Diesel/Gasoline Mechanic , you will maintain our state-of-the-art diesel equipment by completing inspections and preventive maintenance requirements, correcting vehicle deficiencies, making adjustments/alignments and keeping records. Benefits: Salary commensurate with experience Comprehensive medical benefits coverage Dental plans with dental maintenance alternatives Vision coverage Health care and dependent care Flexible Spending Accounts (FSA) 401(k) plan SWS Scholarship Program for Employees and Dependents Paid Vacation Holidays and Personal Days Great team environment Career development opportunities with a growing company Essential Duties & Responsibilities: Functions as a truck mechanic. Responsible for performing appropriate inspections, mechanical service, repairs and preventive maintenance of the company fleet of heavy duty refuse trucks. Demonstrates a high level of competence in the area of fleet maintenance. Diagnoses malfunctions, performs repairs and maintenance on diesel and gasoline engine trucks, including front-end loaders, and rear-end packers. Correctly make repairs to body components, drive trains, power steering units, cooling systems, hydraulic systems, brake systems, electrical systems, suspension systems, wheels, and tires. Demonstrates the willingness to perform all work projects and other job related duties as assigned by the shop manager. Requires very little supervision. Maintains a highly professional and caring attitude. Performs road calls and on-the-road repairs as assigned. Records time spent, parts used and repairs and/or maintenance conducted on appropriate forms. Maintains a safe, clean, productive and efficient work are including ensuring work area is in compliance with all relevant guidelines and requirements. Job Requirements: Must be 18 years of age or older 2 years of diesel truck maintenance experience - OR - certification from a diesel mechanic trade school preferred (ASE certifications a plus!) Must have a valid CDL or ability and willingness to obtain a CDL Own a good set of basic working hand tools Willing to work flexible off shifts and over time Able to meet physical requirements of position (lifting up to 100lbs, bending, climbing, standing for duration of shift, etc.) Ability to pass a pre-employment background check, drug test and MVR check Please apply online below. About Us: Bates Trucking and Trash Removal, Inc. is one of the oldest and most prominent solid waste & recycling companies in the Maryland, DC, Virginia area, and we are proud of the opportunities we provide our drivers, mechanics, helpers and staff. For more than 50 years, it's been our mission to protect the environment of our neighborhoods and businesses. In addition to providing safe, efficient trash and garbage disposal, we also offer a full complement of environmentally-friendly recycling services. Bates Trucking Services is an equal opportunity employer. We make all employment decisions without regard to race, color, religion, gender, sexual orientation, national origin, age, disability, veteran status, genetic information, or any other characteristic protected by applicable law.

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