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Diesel Technician - Hauling 2nd shift

Company: Athens Services
Location: Sun Valley
Posted on: June 25, 2022

Job Description:

Diesel Technician - Hauling 2nd shiftLocation: US-CA-Sun ValleyOverview & Essential Job Functions Position Summary The Diesel Technician reports to the Fleet Maintenance Manager and Vehicle/Fleet Maintenance Supervisor. The Diesel Technician is personally responsible for providing proper diagnosis and repair of any mechanical/technical issues to the existing operation fleet. Essential Job Functions

Reviews daily Driver Vehicle Inspection Reports (DVIR) and performs repairs along with completing assigned preventative maintenance tasks as necessary.
Performs essential functions in a professional shop (maintenance) setting. Subject to Hot/Cold weather conditions on a frequent basis.
Performs inspections, diagnosis/troubleshooting and repair of electrical, hydraulic, mechanical, suspension, brake, engine and pneumatic air systems on heavy-line commercial vehicles and other equipment.
Performs safety inspections per DOT/CHP (B.I.T.) inspection process and other regulatory checks on vehicles and equipment.
Performs roadside emergency diagnosis and repair of roadside equipment as directed by supervision.
Completes required paperwork associated with repairing vehicles and equipment; to include documentation of parts usage, and repair times.
Attendance and successful completion of all required safety and compliance training.
Assist in clean-up during emergency situations such as load fires.
Will be required to work early morning or late evening swing shift in an effort to provide proper support to the maintenance team.
Frequent bending, pushing/pulling, stretching, stooping, climbing, twisting and lifting of parts/materials/equipment up to 75 lbs.
Frequent use of specialized shop equipment such as A/C refrigerant machines, drill presses, heavy-duty jacks/lifts/hoists, pressure washers and cutting tools/grinders etc.

Qualifications & Environmental Demands Required Qualifications

Minimum 5 years' experience in heavy truck equipment maintenance & repair or equitable trade school and/or technical certifications.
High School Diploma
Familiar with DOT CHP repair processes and controls for Drivers Vehicle Inspection Reports.
Familiar with CNG alternative fuel systems.
Basic knowledge of vehicle air conditioning/refrigerant systems.
Ability to effectively communicate mechanical issues and required repairs.
Basic knowledge of and use of laptop/Cummins Insite, Allison Transmission Programs.
Perform all tasks safely and in accordance with applicable OSHA rules and regulations.
Consistently behaves in a manner that is appropriate and professional.
Ability to read and comprehend service and technical information.
Valid Class C Driver's License.
Acceptable Driver's Record.
Must possess personal tools.
Ability to perform physical requirements of the position with or without reasonable accommodations.

Preferred Qualifications

Bilingual English / Spanish
ASE/TIA Tire Certification
Welder Certification (TIG, MIG, ARC)
Brakes Certification
CNG alternative fuel Certification
Commercial Class A/B driver's license with air brake endorsement

Physical/Environmental Demands:


Standing, walking, seeing, hearing, & smelling continuously.
Problem solving, oral communication, analytical ability, concentration, exposure to heavy machinery, & eye/hand coordination, & handling continuously.
Bending, reaching, stretching, crouching, pushing, pulling & lifting --- 50 Lbs. continuously.
Exposure to unprotected heights occasionally.


Exposure to dust, smoke, fumes, odors, grease, oil, chemicals, wet slippery surfaces, hot/cold conditions, & noise continuously.
Works inside and outside.

Benefits Benefits:

Comprehensive benefit package Medical, Dental, Vision
401K, Profit Sharing & Match
Employee Assistance Program
Life Insurance
Paid Vacation and Sick Time
Recognition programs
Professional development learning

Athens will consider for employment qualified applicants with criminal histories in a manner consistent with the requirements of the Los Angeles Fair Chance Initiative for Hiring Ordinance and any other applicable state, federal or local laws. PI183122684

Keywords: Athens Services, Los Angeles , Diesel Technician - Hauling 2nd shift, Engineering , Sun Valley, California

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