Diesel Mechanic

  • Job Description

    ***$5,000.00 stay on bonus**

    We have an immediate position open for a Diesel Mechanic to work on our fleet of trucks at ourCarolina Waste location in Charleston, SC.

    Responsibilities include:
    • Performs repairs and assigned preventive maintenance services. Performs inspections, diagnosis and repair of electrical, hydraulic, suspension, brake and air systems on vehicles and equipment.
    • Utilizes vehicle computer electronics systems to interpret failure modes to initiate or assign repairs.
    • Performs service calls for emergency breakdowns.
    • Conducts safety checks on vehicles and equipment.
    • Completes required paperwork utilizing fleet maintenance software program associated with repairing vehicles, documenting parts usage, and accounting for repair times.
    • Reviews, completes or assigns repairs identified on Driver Vehicle Inspection Reports.
    • Performs maintenance related work as required.
    • Maintains a clean, safe work area in compliance with corporate and OSHA standards.
    • Performs all work in accordance with established safety procedures.
    • Ability to effectively communicate needed repairs or tasks.

    The ideal candidate will possess:
    • 2 Years of experience in heavy truck equipment maintenance and repair, or completion of accredited vocational technical school program in Diesel Mechanics preferred
    • CDL Class A or B is a plus; Ability to obtain a Class A or B in the future is required
    • State MVR a plus.
    • Must be able to lift 75lbs
    • Provide personal tools.
    • Proficiency in vehicle and equipment diagnosis and repair.

    Successful candidates are those who seek to thrive in a drug free environment of operational excellence and accountability. We offer excellent benefits including: medical, dental, vision, flexible spending account, long term disability, life insurance, 401K retirement and unlimited opportunities to "Connect with Your Future".

    Waste Connections is an Affirmative Action/Equal Opportunity Employer (Minority/Female/Disabled/Veterans)