Primary Job Responsibilities
Maintains diesel equipment operation by completing inspections and preventive maintenance requirements; correcting vehicle deficiencies; making adjustments and alignments; keeping records.
Diesel Technician / Mechanic Job Duties:
•Determines vehicle condition by conducting inspections and diagnostic tests; identifying worn and damaged parts.
•Keeps equipment available for use by completing preventive maintenance schedules; installing component and part upgrades; controlling corrosion; completing winterization procedures.
•Corrects vehicle deficiencies by removing, repairing, adjusting, overhauling, assembling, disassembling, and replacing major assemblies, sub-assemblies, components, parts, or systems.
•Verifies vehicle performance by conducting test drives; adjusting controls and systems.
•Complies with federal and state vehicle requirements.
•Maintains vehicle records.
•Keeps shop equipment operating by following operating instructions; troubleshooting breakdowns; maintaining supplies; performing preventive maintenance; calling for repairs.
•Contains costs by using warranty; evaluating service and parts options.
•Keeps supplies ready by inventorying stock; verifying receipt.
•Updates job knowledge by participating in educational opportunities; reading technical and regulation publications.
•Enhances maintenance department and organization reputation by accepting ownership for accomplishing new and different requests; exploring opportunities to add value to job accomplishments.
Skills/Qualifications: Tooling, Supply Management, Mechanical Inspection Tools, Technical Understanding, Attention to Detail, Dependability, Thoroughness, Verbal Communication, Documentation Skills, Inventory Control, Job Knowledge