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Heavy Diesel Truck Technician – City of Wilmington

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Full-Time Wilmington, DE Oct 8, 2017

Job Description

Looking for a new career? Join the First Vehicle Services team as a Heavy Diesel Truck Technician!

We provide fleet maintenance service for the City of Wilmington 

First Vehicle Services is proud to offer:

  • Competitive Hourly Wages
  • Career advancement opportunities
  • Comprehensive benefits package including company training, paid holidays & vacation, medical & dental, and 401(k) savings plan.
  • A great work environment!

Heavy Diesel Truck Mechanic major responsibilities:

  • Performing vehicle maintenance to the First Vehicle Services standards.
  • Diagnosing all phases of vehicle and equipment repair.
  • Removing, cleaning, repairing, reinstalling, and adjusting vehicle components (Engine Emission Components, Driveline Components, Electrical/Electronic Components, Brakes/Suspension/Steering/Exhaust, Cab/Chassis, and Hydraulics). 
  • Ensuring work orders are completed accurately.
  • Selecting appropriate course of action for repairs.
  • Evaluating completed work prior to release, seeking supervisor approval where required.
  • Ensuring safe use of power and hand-held tools.
  • Performing road calls and emergency services as necessary.
  • Moving vehicles safely between job and work area.
  • Communicating professionally with customers, team members, and supervisors.
  • Actively participating in safety or educational training as required.
  • Continuous ASE re-certification to remain in job classification.

Heavy Diesel Truck Technician requirements:

  • High school diploma or GED equivalent
  • 3-5 years of direct heavy truck repair experience; Fire equipment experience preferred, not mandatory
  • Must have demonstrated experience monitoring and meeting PM schedules and operating automotive repair shop equipment
  • Must have an appropriate mechanic’s tool set
  • Excellent communication skills
  • Possess a valid driver’s license. CDL is preferred.
  • ASE Certifications are preferred.

First Vehicle Services is a leading provider of diverse fleet management and maintenance services in North America. Since 1981, First Vehicle Services has been providing efficient and cost-effective vehicle management and maintenance services at governments, school districts, petrochemical companies, transit agencies, airports, universities, and private organizations throughout the United States and Puerto Rico.

Become a part of our team – Apply today!

First Vehicle Services is an Equal Opportunity Employer.

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