Diesel Mechanic - Heavy Trucks, Flatbed Trailers, Forklifts

  • Job Tracking ID: 582230
  • Job Location: Newnan , GA
  • Job Level: Mid Career (2+ years)
  • Level of Education: Any
  • Job Type: Full-Time/Regular
  • Date Updated: October 22, 2019
  • Years of Experience: 2 - 5 Years
  • Starting Date: ASAP

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Job Description:

Your specific duties will include

  • Making repairs to fleet vehicles, including (but not limited to) repairing engines, alignments, suspension, hydraulics, transmissions and electrical systems
  • Diagnosing failures of vehicles and disassembling, repairing and reassembling parts as necessary
  • Performing routine maintenance such as changing oil, checking batteries and lubricating equipment and machinery
  • Inspecting/repairing brake systems, steering mechanisms, wheel bearings and other vital parts to ensure that they are in proper operating condition
  • Scheduling maintenance service and ordering parts
  • Filling out and submitting all required documents in an accurate and timely manner
  • Responding to road emergencies to repair vehicles as necessary
  • Performing maintenance and repairs on production facility equipment as needed (i.e. forklifts, loaders, etc.)

NOTE: The responsibilities and duties listed above are given to outline the basic responsibilities of the position. At times responsibilities or duties that are not listed above may be required.

Experience and Skills:

As a Diesel Mechanic, you must be self-motivated and able to effectively maintain the vehicle fleet without supervision. You must also have a sense of ownership of your work and take initiative in providing preventative maintenance. You must also have excellent communication and interpersonal skills and display a positive attitude.

Specific qualifications for the position include:

  • High school diploma, OR GED: Technical school degree, a plus
  • Brake inspection certificate 
  • Experience/ability to do DOT inspections on trailers 
  • Welding skill set is required 
  • Work Monday - Friday, some Saturdays
  • Minimum 3 years hands-on experience with medium to heavy duty flatbed trailers, diesel trucks (not regular automotive experience);
  • Must have own tools
  • Professional Appearance
  • Good range of motion and the ability to lift 50lbs+
  • Clean MVR a plus


Benefits include: Health Insurance, Dental Insurance, Vision Insurance, Life Insurance, 401(k), Paid Vacation


We are an Equal Opportunity Employer