Job Title:

Diesel Mechanic

Job Division:
TransTechs - Diesel Mechanic
Posting #:

Job Summary:

Diesel Mechanic 

Kent, WA


Shift: M-F 1st

Pay: $20-$32 per hour, depending on experience



Diesel Mechanic Duties and Responsibilities:


  • Perform a variety of skilled duties which may involve inspection, diagnosis, troubleshooting, maintenance, and repair of hydraulic brake systems, suspension, front-end and steering systems, tire changes, and engine components and trailers.
  • Service equipment as required to ensure proper operating condition at the job site.
  • Operate equipment such as booms, forklifts, compressors, portable and stationary generators, hydraulic and electrical tools and equipment, and related tools and equipment.
  • Satisfy in a timely manner, all required documentation, timesheets, checklists, receiving records and repair order logs.
  • Conduct preventative maintenance as required to ensure the timely and accurate completion of preventative maintenance activities.
  • Clean work vehicle and work area as necessary to maintain a safe work environment.
  • Meet all company, governmental and equipment related safety requirements.
  • Perform other duties as assigned by the Transportation management team or authorized personnel Work with management team to identify problems and develop solutions.
  • Maintain supplies inventory and purchase parts. 

Diesel Mechanic Qualifications and Requirements:


  • 5+ years’ experience as an automotive heavy equipment/diesel mechanic.
  • High school diploma or Vocational Training and/ or Technical Certificate
  • Experience performing industrial lift and/or aerial equipment repairs preferred
  • Mus have own set of tools.
  • Must have a valid Driver’s License.
  • Must be able to communicate effectively in person and in writing with drivers, supervisors, and individuals at all levels of the company
  • Ability to read and interpret specification and manuals and accurately complete service-related documents and paperwork
  • Required the ability to lift, push, or pull and move up to 70 pounds.
  • Must be dependable and report to work on time.
  • Must be able to perform basic computer operations.