Diesel Truck Mechanic

at Salem

Houston, TX

Posted on Sep. 22, 2016

Full Time

Health Insurance, Dental Insurance, Vision Insurance, 401k / Retirement Plan

Diesel Truck Mechanics needed for our Houston facility.
Two shifts available: Mon thru Friday - 1st Shift and 2nd Shift

To perform customer vehicle maintenance and repairs in our Houston, TX shop.

In 1944, a group of regional truck leasing company owners met in Chicago to discuss how they could work together to provide maintenance for one another as their trucks began to travel across the country. From that meeting, NationaLease was born. Today, maintenance and the technicians who provide our high quality maintenance still form the backbone of the NationaLease system. We are looking to strengthen our team with people who share our passion for providing a high level of quality and service to our customers. If you are that sort of person, we’d love to hear from you…

Requirements include:
• Minimum two years related experience.
• Must have own tools.
• Acceptable driving record and reliable work history.
• Valid CDL driver license (CDL A preferred)
• Basic computer skills.
• Minimum high school education or equivalent.


Full benefits package which include:
• Excellent compensation opportunities
• Great weekday shifts
• Uniforms/ safety shoe program
• Safety Awards
• 401(k) Retirement Plan with Company Match
• Health / Dental / Company Paid Life / Disability
• Paid holidays from date of hire.
• Vacation pay after 1 year of service

Repair trucks, trailers and other vehicles. Mechanics/Technician repairs any part on the equipment.

Job Description
Examine vehicles to determine extent of damage or malfunctions.
Test drive vehicles, and test components and systems, using equipment such as infrared engine analyzers, compression gauges, and computerized diagnostic devices.
Repair, reline, replace, and adjust brakes.
Review work orders and discuss work with supervisors.
Follow checklists to ensure all important parts are examined, including belts, hoses, steering systems, brake and fuel systems, wheel bearings, and other potentially troublesome areas.
Plan work procedures, using charts, technical manuals, and experience.
Test and adjust repaired systems to meet manufacturers’ performance specifications.
Communicate with driver to obtain descriptions of vehicle problems. Verify problems by checking the DVIR and sign off on repairs when completed.
Perform routine and scheduled maintenance services such as oil changes, lubrications, and tune-ups.
Repair and service air conditioning, heating, engine-cooling, and electrical systems.
Repair or replace parts such as pistons, rods, gears, valves, and bearings.
Tear down, repair, and rebuild faulty assemblies such as power systems, steering systems, and linkages.
Rewire ignition systems, lights, and instrument panels.
Repair radiator leaks.
Install and repair accessories such as radios, heaters, mirrors, and windshield wipers.
Repair manual and automatic transmissions.
Repair or replace shock absorbers.
Replace and adjust headlights.
Complies with all safety, DOT and OSHA guidelines.
Ensure cleanliness of shop and surrounding areas.


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