The Diesel Technician is responsible for troubleshooting, diagnosing, repairing and completing preventative maintenance on a Fleet of Medium to Heavy Duty Trucks. **All employees are required to go through a background check; Motor Vehicle Records, Criminal and Drug Test. Key Responsibilities:• Shift: Monday – Friday• Perform diagnosis and repair of any truck or trailer breakdowns• Repair and rebuild engines• Repair transmissions, driveline and differentials• Perform repairs to engine accessory components• Perform tune-ups using established procedures• Repair steering, suspensions, brake systems, frames, axles, electrical, hydraulic and a/c repairs• Road test vehicles to ensure quality of work performed• Ability to handle service calls in the surrounding area Position Qualifications:• Minimum 5 years of mechanic experience on light and medium duty trucks• International Truck experience (Navistar/Cummins engines)• Heavy front end and brakes experience required• Welding experience / body fabrication• Commercial Driver’s License (class “A" or “B") preferred• Strong Diagnostics and preventative maintenance• Satisfy all Department of Transportation requirements• Good ethics and integrity with a high attention to detail Working Conditions:• Exposure to heavy traffic areas while performing the duties of the job• Exposure to considerable amounts of dust, diesel fumes and noise• Exposure to climate conditions of the geographic area while working away from the normal work area along highways, streets and overpasses• Exposure to chemicals, oils, greases or other irritants Physical Requirements:• Ability to enter and exit the driver's compartment of the truck and/or behind cab using normally available footholds and handholds.• Ability to move and position objects weighing up to 50 pounds.• Ability to bend, stoop, crouch, kneel and crawl to repair vehicles• Ability to work outside in various weather conditions.• Able to work varying shifts. Benefits: We offer excellent benefits including medical, dental, and vision insurance, prescription drug coverage, paid holidays and vacation, disability insurance and life insurance. About Amerit Fleet Solutions - www.ameritfleetsolutions.com Amerit Fleet Solutions, a certified DVBE, (Disabled Veteran Business Enterprise) is the largest provider of comprehensive, customizable fleet management solutions for large-scale public and private vehicle fleets. As a single-source fleet management service provider, we offer clients unprecedented economies of scale, bottom-line value, visibility and control, continuous improvement and comprehensive business analysis capabilities. The national footprint and services provided by Amerit created set a new standard in the Fleet Maintenance Industry and has proven highly effective in reducing costs and building efficiencies with some of the largest corporate fleets in the US.
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