Diesel Mechanic- DuPont, WA

Employer: CalPortland

Job Description:
The Diesel Mechanic is responsible for safely and properly repairing commercial trucks and various equipment in the repair shop setting and out on road calls.

Responsibilities
- Service equipment according to a planned schedule and in a timely manner
- Troubleshoot, repair and clean commercial trucks and equipment which may include removal of concrete buildup
- Check, prioritize and repair equipment write-ups based on safety issues, customer service issues, PM issues and less critical issues
- Keeps documentation on all repairs and consistently communicates status of downed vehicles to shop manager and dispatch
- Assists in maintaining accurate parts inventory by keeping parts in their designated place and recording parts removed
- Responsible for working in a safe manner, reporting all incidents/injuries to management as soon as they occur
- Attends safety meetings as scheduled by management
- Performs other related duties as assigned

Education
High School Diploma/GED

Requirements/Qualifications
- Must have own tools
- Mechanical experience working on commercial vehicles
- Diesel engine troubleshooting skills with various engine manufacturers
- Experience with basic fabrication, use and application of welders and gas torch systems
- Experience preforming preventative maintenance
- Able to work both independently and as part of a team
- Excellent written and verbal communication skills
- Physical Requirements: climbing, stooping, bending, squatting, twisting, pushing, pulling, frequent lifting of 50 pounds, occasional lifting of 75 to 100 pounds, stretching, driving/sitting, using pneumatic and power tools
- Ability to work in extremes of hot and cold weather and wet environments
- Able to work varying start times including weekends
- Current Commercial Driver’s License preferred

Compensation
Benefits
At CalPortland, we’re proud to offer a comprehensive, competitive benefits package that provides health and financial support to our most important resources: our employees. Your benefits are an important part of your overall compensation at CalPortland. That’s why we give you a wide range of benefits to choose from. All regular full time employees may enroll in a variety of health and welfare plans including medical, dental and vision plans. Other benefits include life insurance, disability coverage, employee assistance program, and retirement program. The company also has a variety of voluntary benefits for employees to choose from.

Conditions of Employment
Successful candidate must submit to post-offer pre-employment physical examination, drug/alcohol screen, and background check. Some positions require FMCSA regulated on-going drug and alcohol testing.

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Diesel Mechanic
Job Req ID: 6165
Job Type: Hourly - Full-Time

Nearest Major Market: Tacoma
Nearest Secondary Market: Seattle

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Location: DuPont, WA
Application Method: Online: https://careers.calportland.com/job/DuPont-Diesel-Mechanic-WA-98327/823630400/?feedId=318800&rx_campaign=indeed75&rx_group=123586&rx_job=6165&rx_r=none&rx_source=Indeed&rx_ts=20211214T180022Z&utm_source=indeed&rx_medium=cpc&sponsored=ppc&rx_p=IE2CUEPTGV&rx_viewer=30ff7e963b4711ec878d17ad866f8b9669e1ff999789400d99b8b73ace8d6007
Base Pay: DOQ

Posted on December 14, 2021

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