FREIGHTLINER NORTHWEST: Diesel Technician / Mechanic - Yakima, WA

Employer: Freightliner Northwest

Job Description:
Diesel Technicians at Gordon Truck Centers (GTC) dealerships lead the charge in workmanship, commitment to safety, and providing reliable, first-class service to customers across the Pacific Northwest. GTC builds their team with the best employees and they’re now hiring Diesel Technicians for the Yakima, WA Freightliner Northwest location!

At GTC, you will be working with cutting edge industry technologies. With the help of a team you can rely on and training to build your skill sets, we’ll coach and encourage you every step of the way in well equipped, safe facilities where you’re empowered to do what’s right - whether you’re performing routine maintenance or complete engine overhauls. Click to learn more about GTC.

From entry to expert level, there are opportunities for you at GTC! Apply today!

$2,000 signing bonus available for those with 3+ years diesel industry experience. Contact us for details!

About GTC

Helping customers satisfy their transportation needs since 1986, Gordon Truck Centers, Inc. (GTC) is an expanded network of 17 dealerships doing business as Freightliner Northwest, Western Star Northwest, TrailerCraft and Freightliner of Hawaii. As a full-service Freightliner, Western Star, Wilson Trailer dealership family, GTC can sell, finance, insure and service commercial trucks for medium and heavy-duty applications.

Run diagnostic tests and analyze results.
Repair or replace vehicle engines, steering mechanisms, transmissions, and braking systems.
Working knowledge of engines, transmissions, differential, A/C and suspensions.
Determine unit condition by conducting inspections & diagnostic tests, identifying deficiencies.
Able to read schematics for electrical and air systems.
Develop technical skills through training opportunities
Test equipment after repair or assembly to ensure proper performance and compliance with manufacturers' specifications; make necessary adjustments if required.
Ensure the cleanliness of the shop.
Heavy equipment dealership experience is preferred however our dealer family has opportunities for many skill sets. Bring your strong mechanical aptitude, team player mentality and belief in safety first to Team GTC!

From entry to expert level, there are Diesel Technician opportunities for you at GTC. Based upon level of skill and experience, hourly compensation is $19.00 to $60.00. Night shift, weekend shift, and lead differential pay is available. We are currently looking for all skill levels.

GTC General Benefits Description

Gordon Truck Centers, Inc. (GTC) provides a healthcare plan that covers medical, dental, vision and prescription benefits for eligible employees as well as a basic group term life insurance policy and employee assistance program. Eligible employees can enroll in our company Health Savings Account (HSA). Employees can contribute up to 60% of their pre-tax earnings to 401k and the company will match dollar for dollar of your contributions up to 3% of your income for qualifying employees. Tuition reimbursement, discretionary bonuses and profit sharing are available for hired applicants. Employees also receive paid vacation, personal time off (PTO) and six (6) paid holidays. Our technicians are also eligible for company sponsored training, company provided uniforms and a work boot stipend. More information can be found at

Apply Today! We look forward to working with you!

GTC is an equal opportunity employer. All offers of employment are made contingent upon successfully passing a pre-employment drug screen and criminal background check. A motor vehicle records check is also required for positions with driving responsibilities. Mechanics frequently lift up to 75 pounds and must have a full complement of tools.

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Base Pay: $19.00 - $60.00/HR

Posted on May 22, 2023

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