Location: 6032-Knoxville MainYd2400Chpmn
Requisition Primary LocationKnoxville, Tennessee
Waste Connections of Tennessee is seeking an experienced, safety-minded and energetic 3rd shift Diesel Mechanic to join our team in Knoxville, TN.
DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES:
â¢ Perform repairs and assigned preventative maintenance services. Performs inspections, diagnosis, and repair of electrical, hydraulics, suspension, brake and air systems on vehicles and equipment.
â¢ Utilize vehicle computer electronic systems to interpret failure modes to initiate or assign repairs.
â¢ Complete required paperwork utilizing fleet maintenance software program associated with repairing vehicles, documenting parts usage, and accounting for repair times.
â¢ Reviews, completes, or assigns repairs identified on Driver Vehicle Inspection Reports.
â¢ Conducts safety checks on vehicles and equipment.
â¢ Performs service calls for emergency breakdowns Class B CDL preferred or ability to obtain in the future.
â¢ Maintain a clean, safe work environment in compliance with corporate and OSHA standards.
â¢ Typical schedule is Monday-Friday, occasional Saturdays as needed.
WORKING CONDITIONS AND PHYSICAL EFFORT:
â¢ Extensive physical activity. Requires strenuous physical work; heavy lifting, pushing, or pulling required of objects over 50 pounds.
â¢ Work environment may be indoors in a shop, or outdoors to repair trucks on the road. Usually well-lighted and ventilated. Sometimes necessary to work in awkward or tight positions and to handle greasy or dirty tools. These factors require following basic safety precautions.
â¢ Competitive hourly wage plus overtime
â¢ Performance-based career growth potential
â¢ Medical, dental, vision insurance plans
â¢ Income Protection Plans (Life Insurance, Short Term/Long Term Disability)
â¢ 401(k) with a generous company match
â¢ Flexible Spending Account
MINIMUM JOB REQUIREMENTS:
â¢ Must provide own personal tools.
â¢ Must have at least 2 years of diesel mechanic experience
â¢ Valid Class B CDL with air brakes endorsement preferred or the ability to obtain in the future required.
â¢ Welding/fabrication experience
Apply today and Connect with Your Future!
We offer excellent benefits including: medical, dental, vision, flexible spending account, long term disability, life insurance, 401K retirement.
Waste Connections is an Affirmative Action/Equal Opportunity Employer (Minorities/Female/Disabled/Veterans)