Diesel Tech – B- Level
Temp to Hire 90
1st Shift: 8:00am -4:30pm Mon-Fri
OT: OT is paid while contractor is employed by Launch. After hired and the contractor becomes a direct employee here is no OT.
Differential: No shift differential until hired directly
Technician Sign-on Bonus of $5,000 is paid out in 2 installments
$2500 (grossed up) 1st paycheck after 30 days of employment paid after conversion to direct
$2500- 1st paycheck after 12 mos of employment paid after conversion to direct
– Previous experience as a diesel mechanic
– Must pass BG, DT and MVR.
– Must have clean MVR and be able to obtain CDL after 90 days.
**Non DOT drug test for non CDL holders & DOT drug test for CDL holders***
Essential Duties & Responsibilities:
50/50 Tractor -Trailer
Volvo, International and Internal Detroit series 60
Exp. Yard use vehicles with 5th wheel Yard Dog a plus including Spotting Horse and Hydraulics. ( extra $1.00 boost on rate if have exp.)
•Able to perform proper Preventive Maintenance – lube, filters, inspection – includes truck appearance, interior and exterior, cab related, safety, security
•Basic electrical – repair and replace starters/alternators/batteries
•Tires – tread, inflation, rotation, wear, recondition wheels
•Inspect & replace basic engine components
•Proficient at brake diagnostic/repair& replace/adjustments
•Inspect & replace drive line components
•Remove and replace transmission and clutch (R&R)
•Advanced and continually upgrading tools
•Valve and injector adjustments
•Remove and replace steering & chassis components
•Basic welding & cutting 20. Fifth wheel service and rebuild/ king pin wear
Requirements Job Related & Physical Requirements
– 3 + years of Experience
•Must be able to lift 50lbs
•Must have valid drivers license with acceptable driving record (CDL preferred)
– Will need to obtain a CDL within the first 120 days of being employed
•Own necessary basic tools.
Computer skills a plus, tech will be required to do their own paperwork
All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, disability, or veteran status.
LAUNCH TransTechs is the leading provider of Diesel Technicians across the nation. We work with top clients managing large fleets in a variety of industries – from waste management and city fleets to school buses, transportation and logistics companies and even airlines (think about all those vehicles on the tarmac besides the airplanes).
LAUNCH offers you access to a wide range of mechanic jobs. Based on your skills and experience, you can find jobs at LAUNCH for Diesel Technicians, Truck Technicians, Trailer or Tractor Technicians, School Bus Mechanics, Ground Service Equipment (GSE) Mechanics, MHE Technicians and Service Techs.
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