DIESEL MECHANIC at Swift Transportation


Category
Logistics/Transportation
Company
Swift Transportation
Location
Edwardsville, KS
Posted
01/05/2019



Primary Purpose and Essential Functions: Thoroughly inspect all diesel related issues on company equipment, perform truck (tractor) safety and general maintenance related repairs, assist with major repairs in coordination with advanced level mechanics, and use basic electrical diagnostics to repair electrical systems.

  1. Complete advanced preventative maintenance inspections on tractor equipment in compliance with specified safety procedures and DOT regulations.
  2. Thoroughly understand basic tractor maintenance, diagnosis, and repair, root causes of common issues, and corrective steps to keep trucks running at maximum efficiency.
  3. Recognize and identify, non-diesel specific related repair or maintenance items (trailer, tires, etc).
  4. Ensure the issue is fixed by appropriate personnel in a timely manner.
  5. Perform quality checks for entry level mechanics.
  6. Mentor and assist any shop personnel as needed to create a cohesive and well-rounded shop environment centered around learning.
  7. Utilize computer programs to track various information such as Asset Tracking, Work Order Management, Parts Management, etc.
  8. Assist in the moving of equipment around the yard.
  9. Maintains a clean and safe work area compliant with OSHA and company regulation and policy.
  10. Maintain a positive work atmosphere by acting and communicating in a manner which facilitates the success of business operations in order to meet company demands and expectations.
  11. Perform additional duties as required.
  1. Skills: Demonstrated/proven superior customer service skills; valid drivers license; ability to read and understand repair manuals, understanding and ability to complete/fill tags and repair orders; computer keyboarding.
  2. Education: High School Diploma GED or graduation from trade/techinical school preferred. Additional technical school education may substitute for required experience. Drivers license required.
  3. Experience Required: Three (3) years of heavy equipment/mechanic related experience. Completion of Swift 3M Packet may substitute for one (1) year of required experience. Must possess the skills required to accomplish the essential job duties.



Demonstrated/proven superior customer service skills; valid drivers license; ability to read and understand repair manuals, understanding and ability to complete/fill tags and repair orders; computer keyboarding.



High School Diploma GED or graduation from trade/techinical school preferred. Additional technical school education may substitute for required experience. Drivers license required.



Three (3) years of heavy equipment/mechanic related experience. Completion of Swift 3M Packet may substitute for one (1) year of required experience. Must possess the skills required to accomplish the essential job duties.

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