Refuse Technician


  • Posted 1 month ago
  • Atlanta, Georgia

Diesel Mechanic 

City, State: Atlanta, GA.
2nd Shift: MON – THUR – 2:00 PM – 12:30 AM
FRIDAY – 12:00 PM – 8:30 PM
5:00 AM TO 10:00 AM

Pay Range: $24 – $27


LAUNCH TransTechs is seeking a Diesel Mechanic in Atlanta, GA for work on a fleet of heavy-duty trucks.


  •  Reporting to the Maintenance Supervisor, the A Technician will be responsible for diagnostics related to a fleet of refuse and recycling vehicles.
  • Maintenance and repair of all aspects of Mack, IHC, Autocar, Heil, McNeilus vehicles and equipment.
  • Support of coworkers in working safely and efficiently in the maintenance and repair of fleet of vehicles and equipment.
  • Completes all required paperwork in a timely and concise manner.
  • Follows all safety policies and procedures
  • Maintains a clean, safe work area in compliance with corporate and OSHA standards.
  • Utilizes vehicle computer electronics systems to interpret failure modes to initiate or assign repairs.
  • Conducts safety checks on vehicles and equipment.
  • Conducts repairs utilizing Factory Service Manuals.
  • Conducts safety checks on vehicles and equipment.
  • Maintain high standard of Ethics and Dependability.


  • Ability to provide Drive Train Inspections, Diagnosis and Repair
  • Ability to provide General Engine Inspection, Diagnosis and Repair
  • Ability to provide Transmission Inspection, Diagnosis and Repair
  • Ability to Perform Outside Repair Inspection Review
  • Ability to Assess Structural Damage and assign needed repairs
  • Ability to Provide assistance, guidance and direction to all shopmtechnicians
  • Willing to obtain CDL Class B
  • Ability to obtain 7 ASE Certifications or equivalent within 36 months
  • 3-5 years of hands on technical experience in the maintenance and repair of medium duty class 8 vehicles and equipment. Preferably with re-fuge/recycling industry experience
  • Clear understanding of OSHA safety requirements for vehicle fleets
  • Ability to utilize computers for data tracking, communication etc. (dossier, Microsoft office).

All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, disability, or veteran status.

Refuse Technician


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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