Mechanics - New Higher Pay!

US Xpress
Louisa, VA
Dec 05, 2021
Dec 07, 2021
Specialty Trades
Full Time
DIESEL TECHNICIAN As a US Xpress Diesel Technician, you will be part of our elite fleet maintenance and preventative maintenance team. You'll handle tasks based on your experience level that are critical to maintaining a safe and efficient fleet. You'll enjoy a clean and safe work environment and industry-leading benefits, including: Avg. $28 per hour (varies with experience) Career Advancement Certifications Uniforms & nitrile exam work gloves Annual boot allowance Sign-on bonus Shift differential pay Competitive base benefits package Paid Parental Leave **What you'll be doing (overview, not limited to this list):** * Test, service, and repair tractors and related mechanical components * Diagnose and repair most transmission, engine, electrical, suspension, driveline, HVAC, brakes and air systems * Repair/Replace bolt-on body parts such as hoods and cab extenders * Maintain a high productivity level and complete jobs within or close to SRT times. * Perform DOT inspections as outlined in US Xpress guidelines * Perform open seat inspections to prepare tractor for next driver * Perform 90-day lease operator inspections * Accurately complete DOT forms and all other forms of documentation What you'll need: Some mechanical experience preferred A Technical Diploma from an accredited Diesel Technology Program may substitute for 1 year of the required experience Experience in the transportation industry preferred Computer experience preferred Valid driver's license required 18 years or older to work in US Xpress Shop Environment Must provide own tools that are adequate to perform job functions DOT and Brake certification required to perform PM's and brake work OEM Online certifications preferred Technical Diploma from an accredited Diesel Technology Program preferred. Pass a standard physical performance test Benefits: Avg. $28 per hour (varies with experience) Medical, Dental and Vision Vacation, Sick & Personal Time Paid Holidays Paid Parental Leave Qualifications: Experience in the transportation industry preferred. Computer experience preferred.