Diesel Mechanic/Technician I - Experienced


: $43,920.00 - $63,940.00 /year *

Employment Type

: Full-Time


: Automotive

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Diesel Mechanic/Technician I - Experienced
United States-Mississippi-Jackson
Are you an experienced Diesel Technician looking for a solid career
with an opportunity for growth? Look no further!
Penske Truck Leasing Now Hiring!
What s the Job?
Ready to move your career forward? As an experienced Technician I at
Penske, you ll do exactly that. Here, you ll perform preventative
maintenance and repairs of all levels on the newest and best
maintained fleet of vehicles in the industry. You will help our
customers keep their vehicles in shape and on the road.
As a Technician I at Penske, you are a respected, experienced lead at
your location a master technician. You set an example and informally
mentor others while learning from your manager. You are trusted to
work independently while doing major and minor repairs, performing
road tests to diagnose problems and completing maintenance tasks.
Why is this job awesome? For starters, your skills and experience are
recognized. You ll get to work on lots of different types of
equipment not just one manufacturer. We work hard to get the job done,
but we also make sure you have the time you need to do the job right.
Safety and reliability are our top priorities.
Yes, we know you are experienced, and we will rely on your experience
and leadership. But we ll also teach you about our vehicle maintenance
processes and the cutting-edge technology we use. And we will make
sure you are continuing to get the training you need to advance in
your career. You ll be inspired and encouraged by the best in the
industry. We take pride in how clean our facilities are, and we
provide you with all the necessary major shop tools.
If you are an experienced truck and trailer technician and are
interested in a stable career with a lot of opportunity for growth,
join our team.
Main Responsibilities:
Making sure vehicles are maintained and safe for our customers
Doing preventive maintenance services on truck and trailer equipment
with little or no supervision and in a timely manner
Repairing and troubleshooting major components such as engines,
transmissions and differentials, including replacing complete
assemblies, turbochargers, fuel system components, etc.
Keeping your work area clean and safe
Using Penske s tools and technologies to log, research and complete
repairs, including basic vehicle diagnostics
Learning new skills through Penske s technician training
Working on other projects and tasks as assigned by supervisor
Why Penske is for You:
Competitive starting salary
Career stability
Opportunity for growth
Excellent benefits, including lots of time off
Strong, well-rounded training on a variety of OEM equipment
(Penske s Technician Certification Program is certified as a
Continuing Automotive Service Education provider)
Advanced vehicle maintenance technology
Location and schedule flexibility
2nd Shift (Will require Saturdays)
General Requirements:
6 years of practical experience with truck and tractor-trailer
High school diploma or equivalent (required); vocational or
technical certification in vehicle repair (preferred)
Specialized training and experience in the diagnosis/troubleshooting
of major components (engines, transmissions, differentials), OEM
training courses, ASE Certification, and 608/609 certifications
Experienced using all tools of the trade (including welding
equipment, diagnostic equipment, and hand and power tools)
Valid CDL driver s license is required (must also have or be willing
to get an air brake certification)
The ability to solve problems
Excellent customer service skills and communication skills
The ability to work well as part of a team
Willing to work in non-climate-controlled conditions
Basic computer skills
Regular, predictable, full attendance is an essential function of
the job
Willingness to travel as necessary within the district (customers
yards, close geographical area and training sites), work the required
schedule, work at the specific location required, complete Penske
employment application, submit to a background screening (to include
criminal checks, past employment and education) and pass a drug
screening. Physical Requirements:
The physical and mental demands described here are representative of
those that must be met by an associate to successfully perform the
essential functions of this job. Reasonable accommodations may be made
to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential
The associate will be required to remember and understand certain
instructions, guidelines or other information. The associate must be
able to see and verbally communicate. Specific vision abilities
required by this job include close vision, distance vision, peripheral
vision, depth perception and the ability to adjust focus.
While performing the duties of this job, the associate will be
required to move frequently, stand, walk, and sit. The associate is
frequently required to use hands to touch, handle, and feel, and to
reach with hands and arms. The associate must be able to regularly
lift and/or move up to 50lbs/23kg and occasionally lift and/or move up
to 100lbs/45kg. Penske is an Equal Opportunity Employer About Penske
When you join Penske, you re joining a team that cares about doing its
best. At each location, there s a strong sense of teamwork. We re all
working together to move our customers forward. That s true for the
8,000+ vehicle repair associates who are working at hundreds of
locations across the United States. Penske Truck Leasing Co., L.P.,
headquartered in Reading, Pennsylvania, is a partnership of Penske
Corporation, Penske Automotive Group and Mitsui & Co., Ltd. A leading
global transportation services provider, Penske operates a premier
fleet of vehicles and serves its customers from locations in North
America, South America, Europe, Australia, and Asia. Penske s product
lines include full-service truck leasing, contract maintenance,
commercial and consumer truck rentals, used truck sales,
transportation and warehousing management and supply chain management
solutions. Visit **************** to learn more.
Vehicle Maintenance/Mechanics/Technicians * The salary listed in the header is an estimate based on salary data for similar jobs in the same area. Salary or compensation data found in the job description is accurate.

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