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Diesel Mechanic

Benton, LA 71006

Posted: 03/10/2023 Employment Type: Direct Hire Job Number: 22165

Job Description

Looking to start a career with a large company that makes a difference every day? We are looking for someone who can think outside the box and pay close attention to detail. This Diesel Mechanic opportunity has great benefits like PTO, health, vision, and dental insurance. Does this position match your future career goal? Then apply today to be a Diesel Mechanic!

  • The Diesel Mechanic will prepare the mix rolling stock and ensure it is maintained mechanically to safety standards.
  • Properly complete maintenance tasks keeping in mind efficiency and accuracy over speed.
  • The Diesel Mechanic will be a point of contact with customers, deliveries and vendors staying professional and respectful.
  • Report all abnormal issues to management to be attended to right away.
  • Investigate and document root cause analysis when problems with fleet are reported to prevent future issues or accidents.
  • Follow all safety protocols and wear all safety gear while working.
  • Conduct preventative maintenance program to minimize unexpected repairs and issues with fleet.
  • Ensure that the crew are using correct practices and procedures when operating equipment.
  • Lead monthly safety meetings, collect feedback, and document important training needs and reinforcements.
  • Adhere to daily vehicle inspection, coordinate with the Operations Manager on concerns and maintenance.
  • Oversee fleet of trucks to ensure vehicles are available when needed, and preventive maintenance is being taken and or scheduled.
  • Identify operating errors and communicate these issues to the Plant Management team to act right away.
  • Complete all required documents on each shift as required by company policy.
  • Ensure all parts and products are stored safely and neatly and debris is cleared from the floors.

  • High School Diploma or GED
  • Degree in Diesel Technology is a plus.
  • 3+ years of Diesel Mechanic experience is required.
  • Knowledge of engine repair and performance
  • Basic hand tools knowledge.
  • Steering system diagnosis.
  • Must be able to manage crew.
  • Equipment calibration.
  • Quality control.
  • Proficient in MS Word, Excel, and PowerPoint.

  • Direct Hire
  • Health
  • Vision
  • Dental
  • PTO

Salary $27-$32/hr

Ask for: Venice Turner

Job Id: 22165

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