Amerit Fleet Solutions

Job Title

Diesel Technician

Job Type

Full Time

Job Description

The Diesel Technician is responsible for timely repair and maintenance of light- heavy duty fleet vehicles, trailers, and various equipment to ensure a safe and efficient operation. The Diesel Technician position requires high level of proficiency and working knowledge related to diesel engine diagnostics, brakes, tires, AC, and PM services.

Essential Duties & Responsibilities:
Perform repairs and preventative maintenance to a fleet of light-duty, medium-duty, and heavy-duty trucks. The fleet also includes CAT equipment, generators, aerials, forklifts, and other warehouse equipment.
Perform services and repairs to diesel engines, brakes, tires, AC, and regular PM services are required.
Prepare vehicle records and report both manually and on a computer
Perform safety inspections of equipment and prepare safety documentation required
Comply with all applicable laws/regulations, as well as company policies/procedures
Inspect and perform work on the under parts of vehicles
Access any area of the equipment or vehicle to perform necessary maintenance
Move parts to and from the job site and remove or install these parts on vehicles
Interact with clients through both email and phone as necessary
Perform other duties as required

Key Competencies and Minimum Education:
At least 5+ years experience performing vehicle maintenance or must possess auto or diesel technology diploma from an accredited technical school
Experience servicing and repairing CAT equipment, generators, aerials, forklifts, and other warehouse equipment – highly desired
ASE Certifications – preferred
Must have valid Driver’s License- Class C
Proficient computer skills: knowledge of Excel, Word, Fleet Management Systems, and Email
Strong written and verbal communication skills (documentation, communication with peers, supervisors, etc.)
Must be able to operate a manual transmission vehicle
Must provide own hand tools & toolbox

Working Conditions:
Exposure to heavy traffic areas while performing the duties of the job
Exposure to considerable amounts of dust, diesel fumes and noise
Exposure to chemicals, oils, greases, or other irritants
Ability to move and position heavy objects
Ability to bend, stoop, crouch, kneel and crawl to repair vehicles
Ability to work outside in various weather conditions

Location

Seattle, Washington

Contact Name

Judith Cormier

Contact Email