Transportation, Logistics & Distribution

Bus and Truck Mechanics and Diesel Engine Specialists

Diagnose, adjust, repair, or overhaul buses and trucks, or maintain and repair any type of diesel engines.

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Salary Breakdown

Bus and Truck Mechanics and Diesel Engine Specialists

Average

$51,640

ANNUAL

$24.83

HOURLY

Entry Level

$36,760

ANNUAL

$17.67

HOURLY

Mid Level

$48,480

ANNUAL

$23.31

HOURLY

Expert Level

$66,450

ANNUAL

$31.95

HOURLY


Current Available & Projected Jobs

Bus and Truck Mechanics and Diesel Engine Specialists

44

Current Available Jobs

5,750

Projected job openings through 2030


Sample Career Roadmap

Bus and Truck Mechanics and Diesel Engine Specialists

Job Titles

Entry Level

JOB TITLE

Trainee

Mid Level

JOB TITLE

Diesel Technician

Expert Level

JOB TITLE

Master Technician/Service Manager

Supporting Certifications

Degree Recommendations


Top Expected Tasks

Bus and Truck Mechanics and Diesel Engine Specialists


Knowledge, Skills & Abilities

Bus and Truck Mechanics and Diesel Engine Specialists

Common knowledge, skills & abilities needed to get a foot in the door.

KNOWLEDGE

Mechanical

KNOWLEDGE

Transportation

KNOWLEDGE

Education and Training

KNOWLEDGE

English Language

KNOWLEDGE

Public Safety and Security

SKILL

Repairing

SKILL

Troubleshooting

SKILL

Operations Monitoring

SKILL

Equipment Maintenance

SKILL

Critical Thinking

ABILITY

Near Vision

ABILITY

Arm-Hand Steadiness

ABILITY

Finger Dexterity

ABILITY

Manual Dexterity

ABILITY

Control Precision


Job Opportunities

Bus and Truck Mechanics and Diesel Engine Specialists

  • Diesel Mechanic
    Rush Enterprises    Tolleson, AZ 85353
     Posted about 14 hours    

    A Diesel Service Technician is responsible for providing service to our customers while maintaining exceptional customer service. This can include: cleaning, maintenance, visual inspection, and removal of parts and attachments. Installation with the help of proper manuals, report writing, disassembly, assembly, parts reuse evaluation, and reconditioning.

    Rush Truck Centers opens the door to the world of opportunity. We are the largest network of commercial vehicle dealerships across the US representing truck and bus manufacturers. Our franchises include Peterbilt, International, Hino, Isuzu, Ford, IC Bus and Blue Bird.

    We offer a rewarding career as a leader in the transportation industry. Grow with us as we continue to expand our network of locations and services. Whether you desire to be the best Diesel Mechanic or Groundbreaking Leader, we have the infrastructure to help you reach your goals.

    Responsibilities:

    + Provide technical service to vehicles and equipment.

    + Perform general and detailed repair of all trucks, engines and components.

    + Overhaul gas or diesel engines.

    + Read job order, observe and listen to vehicle in operation to determine malfunction and plan work procedures.

    + Examine protective guards, loose bolts, and specified safety devices on trucks, and make adjustments as needed.

    + Tag all warranty parts and returns to warranty clerk.

    + Attend training classes and keep abreast of factory technical bulletins.

    + Develop and maintain positive relationships with customers to increase overall customer satisfaction.

    Benefits:

    + We offer exceptional compensation and benefits, 401K and stock purchase, incentives for performance, training, and opportunity for advancement - all in a culture that appreciates and rewards excellence, a positive attitude and integrity.

    Basic Qualifications:

    + High school diploma or general education degree (GED)

    + 2 years’ experience as a Class 7 & 8 technician in a dealership or related truck service facility

    Equal Opportunity Employer Minorities/Women/Protected Veterans/Disabled

    This job posting does not state or imply that these are the only duties to be performed by this employee. He or she will be required to follow any other instructions and to perform any other duties requested by his or her leader.

    Minimum Pay Rate

    USD $18.00/Hr.

    Maximum Pay Rate

    USD $35.00/Hr.


    Employment Type

    Full Time

  • Diesel Mechanic
    Rush Enterprises    Mesa, AZ 85213
     Posted about 14 hours    

    A Diesel Service Technician is responsible for providing service to our customers while maintaining exceptional customer service. This can include: cleaning, maintenance, visual inspection, and removal of parts and attachments. Installation with the help of proper manuals, report writing, disassembly, assembly, parts reuse evaluation, and reconditioning.

    Rush Truck Centers opens the door to the world of opportunity. We are the largest network of commercial vehicle dealerships across the US representing truck and bus manufacturers. Our franchises include Peterbilt, International, Hino, Isuzu, Ford, IC Bus and Blue Bird.

    We offer a rewarding career as a leader in the transportation industry. Grow with us as we continue to expand our network of locations and services. Whether you desire to be the best Diesel Mechanic or Groundbreaking Leader, we have the infrastructure to help you reach your goals.

    Responsibilities:

    + Provide technical service to vehicles and equipment.

    + Perform general and detailed repair of all trucks, engines and components.

    + Overhaul gas or diesel engines.

    + Read job order, observe and listen to vehicle in operation to determine malfunction and plan work procedures.

    + Examine protective guards, loose bolts, and specified safety devices on trucks, and make adjustments as needed.

    + Tag all warranty parts and returns to warranty clerk.

    + Attend training classes and keep abreast of factory technical bulletins.

    + Develop and maintain positive relationships with customers to increase overall customer satisfaction.

    Benefits:

    + We offer exceptional compensation and benefits, 401K and stock purchase, incentives for performance, training, and opportunity for advancement - all in a culture that appreciates and rewards excellence, a positive attitude and integrity.

    Basic Qualifications:

    + High school diploma or general education degree (GED)

    + 2 years’ experience as a Class 7 & 8 technician in a dealership or related truck service facility

    Equal Opportunity Employer Minorities/Women/Protected Veterans/Disabled

    This job posting does not state or imply that these are the only duties to be performed by this employee. He or she will be required to follow any other instructions and to perform any other duties requested by his or her leader.

    Minimum Pay Rate

    USD $18.00/Hr.

    Maximum Pay Rate

    USD $35.00/Hr.


    Employment Type

    Full Time

  • Diesel Mechanic
    WM    Phoenix, AZ 85067
     Posted 1 day    

    As an EEO/Affirmative Action Employer, all qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, age, national origin, disability, or veteran status.

    Equal Opportunity Employer: Minority/Female/Disability/Veteran

    **Pay Range Starting:** $25-$32

    **Shift:** Monday-Friday, 12 PM- 9:30 PM

    **What is the value of a WM job?**

    The value of a WM job is **more than a paycheck** . It’s a way to create opportunities for you and your family.

    **We Are Stable: ** Our WM team is home every day, and our team members perform essential and meaningful work.

    **We Are Committed to Growth: ** 100% tuition paid for benefits eligible employees and their family, and established career progression.

    **We Are Investing in You:** ** ** Amazing Medical, Dental & Vision, 401K with match, discounted stock options, dependent day care, and more!

    **Who are we? #WeAreWM**

    Tired of just doing preventative maintenance or working only on engines? Are you ready to take the next step and work on equipment that requires a high level of skill - hydraulics, electrical, diagnostics - using modern maintenance practices and technologies? Are you looking for that right opportunity which will allow you to use and be rewarded for your skills and ability, and provide opportunity for growth? Our Mechanics are trained to provide superior maintenance on both diesel equipment and, at some locations, on our growing fleet of CNG trucks. We care about our Mechanic’s safety and show it by demanding solid safety practices of all our Mechanics and managers. Pride, safety, training, growth, opportunity, great benefits, rewards – check us out, we may be the company for you.

    **I. Job Summary**

    Under general supervision, performs preventive maintenance services and inspects, diagnoses and repairs vehicles and equipment.

    **II. Essential Duties and Responsibilities**

    To perform this job successfully, an individual must be able to perform each essential duty satisfactorily. Other minor duties may be assigned.

    + Works under limited supervision and selects from written instructions and established procedures to accomplish assigned tasks.

    + Performs repairs and assigned preventive maintenance services.

    + Performs inspection, diagnosis and repair of electrical, hydraulic, suspension, brake and air systems on vehicles and equipment.

    + Utilizes vehicle computer electronics systems to interpret failure modes to initiate or assign repairs.

    + Estimates time and material costs on vehicle repairs and requisitions new parts.

    + Performs all work within Standard Repair Times (SRTs).

    + Performs service calls for emergency breakdowns.

    + Conducts safety checks on vehicles.

    + Completes required paperwork utilizing fleet maintenance software program associated with repairing vehicles, documenting parts usage, and accounting for repair times.

    + Assists senior Mechanics in the completion of project work.

    + Reviews, completes or assigns repairs identified on Driver Vehicle Inspection Reports.

    + Maintains a clean, safe work area in compliance with Corporate / OSHA Standards, and performs all work in accordance with established safety procedures.

    **III. Supervisory Responsibilities**

    This job has no supervisory duties.

    **IV. Qualifications**

    The requirements listed below are representative of the qualifications necessary to perform the job.

    A. Education and Experience

    + Education: Not required.

    + Experience: Two (2) years of relevant work experience.

    B. Certificates, Licenses, Registrations or Other Requirements

    + Valid driver’s license and must have a clean driving record.

    + Must be at least 18 years of age.

    + Legally eligible to work in the United States.

    + Ability to perform physical requirements of the position with or without reasonable accommodations.

    + Successfully complete and pass pre-employment drug screen and physical.

    C. Other Knowledge, Skills or Abilities Required

    + None required.

    **V. Work Environment**

    Listed below are key points regarding environmental demands and work environment of the job. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions of the job.

    + Required to use motor coordination with finger dexterity (such as keyboarding, machine operation, etc.) most of the work day;

    + Required to exert physical effort in handling objects less than __ pounds most of the work day;

    + Required to be exposed to physical occupational risks (such as cuts, burns, exposure to toxic chemicals, etc.) often;

    + Required to be exposed to physical environment which involves dirt, odors, noise, weather extremes or similar elements often;

    Normal setting for this job is: repair/maintenance shop.

    **Benefits**

    At Waste Management, each eligible employee receives a competitive total compensation package including Medical, Dental, Vision, Life Insurance and Short Term Disability. As well as a Stock Purchase Plan, Company match on 401K, and more! Our employees also receive Paid Vacation, Holidays, and Personal Days. Please note that benefits may vary by site.

    If this sounds like the opportunity that you have been looking for, please click "Apply.”

    Equal Opportunity Employer: Minority/Female/Disability/Veteran


    Employment Type

    Full Time

  • Diesel Mechanic/Technician I - Experienced
    Penske    Tempe, AZ 85282
     Posted 1 day    

    1249 W Fairmont Dr, Tempe, AZ 85282

    **What’s the Job?**

    Ready to move your career forward? As an experienced Technician at Penske, you’ll do exactly that. Here, you’ll perform preventative maintenance and repairs of all levels on the newest and best maintained fleet of vehicles in the industry. You will help our customers keep their vehicles in shape and on the road.

    As a Technician I at Penske, you are a respected, experienced lead at your location—a master technician. You set an example and informally mentor others while learning from your manager. You are trusted to work independently while doing major and minor repairs, performing road tests to diagnose problems and completing maintenance tasks.

    Why is this job awesome? For starters, your skills and experience are recognized. You’ll get to work on lots of different types of equipment—not just one manufacturer. We work hard to get the job done, but we also make sure you have the time you need to do the job right. Safety and reliability are our top priorities.

    Yes, we know you are experienced, and we will rely on your experience and leadership. But we’ll also teach you about our vehicle maintenance processes and the cutting-edge technology we use. And we will make sure you are continuing to get the training you need to advance in your career. You’ll be inspired and encouraged by the best in the industry. We take pride in how clean our facilities are, and we provide you with all the necessary major shop tools.

    If you are an experienced truck and trailer technician and are interested in a stable career with a lot of opportunity for growth, join our team.

    **Main Responsibilities:**

    + Making sure vehicles are maintained and safe for our customers

    + Doing preventive maintenance services on truck and trailer equipment with little or no supervision and in a timely manner

    + Repairing and troubleshooting major components such as engines, transmissions and differentials, including replacing complete assemblies, turbochargers, fuel system components, etc.

    + Keeping your work area clean and safe

    + Using Penske’s tools and technologies to log, research and complete repairs, including basic vehicle diagnostics

    + Learning new skills through Penske’s technician training

    + Working on other projects and tasks as assigned by supervisor

    **Why Penske is for You:**

    + Competitive starting salary

    + Shift Premium - 2nd shift ($2.50) 3rd Shift ($3.50) Weekends ($2.50)

    + Career stability

    + Opportunity for growth

    + Excellent benefits, including lots of time off

    + Strong, well-rounded training on a variety of OEM equipment (Penske’s Technician Certification Program is certified as a Continuing Automotive Service Education provider)

    + Advanced vehicle maintenance technology

    + Location and schedule flexibility

    **Qualifications:**

    • 6 years of practical experience with truck and tractor-trailer maintenance

    • High school diploma or equivalent preferred; vocational or technical certification in vehicle repair preferred

    • Specialized training and experience in the diagnosis/troubleshooting of major components (engines, transmissions, differentials), OEM training courses, ASE Certification, and 608/609 certifications (preferred)

    • Experienced using all tools of the trade (including welding equipment, diagnostic equipment, and hand and power tools)

    • Valid driver’s license required, CDL preferred

    • The ability to solve problems

    • Excellent customer service skills and communication skills

    • The ability to work well as part of a team

    • Willing to work in non-climate-controlled conditions

    • Basic computer skills

    • The associate will be required to understand and comply with specific instructions, guidelines, rules, regulations, or other information established by Penske management

    • The associate must be able to perform all work adhering to DOT, OSHA, and all Penske safety and maintenance policies; including but not limited to the correct selection and use of appropriate tools, PPE, machine guarding, and established best safety practice.

    • Regular, predictable, full attendance is an essential function of the job

    • Willingness to travel as necessary within the district (customers’ yards, close geographical area and training sites), work the required schedule, work at the specific location required, complete Penske employment application, submit to a background screening (to include criminal checks, past employment and education) and pass a drug screening

    This position is regulated by the Department of Transportation or designated as safety sensitive by the company, and the ability to work in a constant state of alertness and in a safe manner is required. Associates must have the ability to accept responsibility for their own safety, as well as the safety of others.

    **Physical Requirements:** The physical and mental demands described here are representative of those that must be met by an associate to successfully perform the essential functions of this job. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.

    • While performing the duties of this job, the associate will be required to move frequently, stand, walk, climb, bend, and sit for extended length of time throughout their scheduled working period.

    • The associate is required to use their hands on a routine and daily basis to grasp, reach, touch, handle, feel, and/or otherwise operate required tools or controls.

    • The associate must be able to work safely at heights using applicable ladders and elevated working platforms.

    • The associate must be able to safely work in all weather conditions.

    • Given the frequent movement of large trucks through the workplace, the associate must be able to see and hear in order to safely navigate the work environment.

    • The associate must be able to regularly lift and/or move up to 50lbs/23kg and occasionally lift and/or move up to 100lbs/45kg.

    Penske is an Equal Opportunity Employer

    Keywords:

    Automotive, Diesel, Diesel Repair, Diesel Tech, Diesel Mechanic, Gas Mechanic, Mechanic, Hydraulics Auto Repair, Truck Repair, Trailer Repair, Equipment Installer, Electronic Diagnostic, Car Carrier Repair, Mechanical Repair, Installer, Truck Equipment, Auto Mechanic, ASE Certified, ASE, Automotive, Repair, Light And Heavy Duty Trucks, Truck Mechanic Service Technician, Heavy Truck & Equipment Technician, Heavy Truck Mechanic, Equipment Mechanic, Shop Mechanic, Truck Mechanic, Fleet Mechanic, Fleet Technician, Trailer Mechanic, Universal Technical Institute, UTI, Wyotech, Lincoln College of Technology, Lincoln Tech, University of Northwest Ohio, Detroit Diesel, Cummins

    PJ300

    Job Category: Vehicle Maintenance/Mechanics/Technicians

    Job Function: Truck Maintenance

    Job Family: Vehicle Maintenance

    Address: 1249 W. Fairmont Drive

    Primary Location: US-AZ-Tempe

    Employer: Penske Truck Leasing Co., L.P.

    Req ID: 2330721


    Employment Type

    Full Time

  • Heavy Diesel Mechanic
    WM    Show Low, AZ 85901
     Posted 5 days    

    As an EEO/Affirmative Action Employer, all qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, age, national origin, disability, or veteran status.

    Equal Opportunity Employer: Minority/Female/Disability/Veteran

    **Pay Range Starting:** $25-$30

    **Shift:** Monday-Friday, 10am-730pm

    **What is the value of a WM job?**

    The value of a WM job is **more than a paycheck** . It’s a way to create opportunities for you and your family.

    **We Are Stable: ** Our WM team is home every day, and our team members perform essential and meaningful work.

    **We Are Committed to Growth: ** 100% tuition paid for benefits eligible employees and their family, and established career progression.

    **We Are Investing in You:** ** ** Amazing Medical, Dental & Vision, 401K with match, discounted stock options, dependent day care, and more!

    **Who are we? #WeAreWM**

    Tired of just doing preventative maintenance or working only on engines? Are you ready to take the next step and work on equipment that requires a high level of skill - hydraulics, electrical, diagnostics - using modern maintenance practices and technologies? Are you looking for that right opportunity which will allow you to use and be rewarded for your skills and ability, and provide opportunity for growth? Our Mechanics are trained to provide superior maintenance on both diesel equipment and, at some locations, on our growing fleet of CNG trucks. We care about our Mechanic’s safety and show it by demanding solid safety practices of all our Mechanics and managers. Pride, safety, training, growth, opportunity, great benefits, rewards – check us out, we may be the company for you.

    **I. Job Summary**

    Under general supervision, performs preventive maintenance services and inspects, diagnoses and repairs vehicles and equipment.

    **II. Essential Duties and Responsibilities**

    To perform this job successfully, an individual must be able to perform each essential duty satisfactorily. Other minor duties may be assigned.

    + Works under limited supervision and selects from written instructions and established procedures to accomplish assigned tasks.

    + Performs repairs and assigned preventive maintenance services.

    + Performs inspection, diagnosis and repair of electrical, hydraulic, suspension, brake and air systems on vehicles and equipment.

    + Utilizes vehicle computer electronics systems to interpret failure modes to initiate or assign repairs.

    + Estimates time and material costs on vehicle repairs and requisitions new parts.

    + Performs all work within Standard Repair Times (SRTs).

    + Performs service calls for emergency breakdowns.

    + Conducts safety checks on vehicles.

    + Completes required paperwork utilizing fleet maintenance software program associated with repairing vehicles, documenting parts usage, and accounting for repair times.

    + Assists senior Mechanics in the completion of project work.

    + Reviews, completes or assigns repairs identified on Driver Vehicle Inspection Reports.

    + Maintains a clean, safe work area in compliance with Corporate / OSHA Standards, and performs all work in accordance with established safety procedures.

    **III. Supervisory Responsibilities**

    This job has no supervisory duties.

    **IV. Qualifications**

    The requirements listed below are representative of the qualifications necessary to perform the job.

    A. Education and Experience

    + Education: Not required.

    + Experience: Two (2) years of relevant work experience.

    B. Certificates, Licenses, Registrations or Other Requirements

    + Valid driver’s license and must have a clean driving record.

    + Must be at least 18 years of age.

    + Legally eligible to work in the United States.

    + Ability to perform physical requirements of the position with or without reasonable accommodations.

    + Successfully complete and pass pre-employment drug screen and physical.

    C. Other Knowledge, Skills or Abilities Required

    + None required.

    **V. Work Environment**

    Listed below are key points regarding environmental demands and work environment of the job. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions of the job.

    + Required to use motor coordination with finger dexterity (such as keyboarding, machine operation, etc.) most of the work day;

    + Required to exert physical effort in handling objects less than __ pounds most of the work day;

    + Required to be exposed to physical occupational risks (such as cuts, burns, exposure to toxic chemicals, etc.) often;

    + Required to be exposed to physical environment which involves dirt, odors, noise, weather extremes or similar elements often;

    Normal setting for this job is: repair/maintenance shop.

    **Benefits**

    At Waste Management, each eligible employee receives a competitive total compensation package including Medical, Dental, Vision, Life Insurance and Short Term Disability. As well as a Stock Purchase Plan, Company match on 401K, and more! Our employees also receive Paid Vacation, Holidays, and Personal Days. Please note that benefits may vary by site.

    If this sounds like the opportunity that you have been looking for, please click "Apply.”

    Equal Opportunity Employer: Minority/Female/Disability/Veteran


    Employment Type

    Full Time

  • Heavy Diesel Mechanic
    WM    Snowflake, AZ 85937
     Posted 5 days    

    As an EEO/Affirmative Action Employer, all qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, age, national origin, disability, or veteran status.

    Equal Opportunity Employer: Minority/Female/Disability/Veteran

    **Pay Range Starting:** $25-$30

    **Shift:** Monday-Friday, 10am-730pm

    **What is the value of a WM job?**

    The value of a WM job is **more than a paycheck** . It’s a way to create opportunities for you and your family.

    **We Are Stable: ** Our WM team is home every day, and our team members perform essential and meaningful work.

    **We Are Committed to Growth: ** 100% tuition paid for benefits eligible employees and their family, and established career progression.

    **We Are Investing in You:** ** ** Amazing Medical, Dental & Vision, 401K with match, discounted stock options, dependent day care, and more!

    **Who are we? #WeAreWM**

    Tired of just doing preventative maintenance or working only on engines? Are you ready to take the next step and work on equipment that requires a high level of skill - hydraulics, electrical, diagnostics - using modern maintenance practices and technologies? Are you looking for that right opportunity which will allow you to use and be rewarded for your skills and ability, and provide opportunity for growth? Our Mechanics are trained to provide superior maintenance on both diesel equipment and, at some locations, on our growing fleet of CNG trucks. We care about our Mechanic’s safety and show it by demanding solid safety practices of all our Mechanics and managers. Pride, safety, training, growth, opportunity, great benefits, rewards – check us out, we may be the company for you.

    **I. Job Summary**

    Under general supervision, performs preventive maintenance services and inspects, diagnoses and repairs vehicles and equipment.

    **II. Essential Duties and Responsibilities**

    To perform this job successfully, an individual must be able to perform each essential duty satisfactorily. Other minor duties may be assigned.

    + Works under limited supervision and selects from written instructions and established procedures to accomplish assigned tasks.

    + Performs repairs and assigned preventive maintenance services.

    + Performs inspection, diagnosis and repair of electrical, hydraulic, suspension, brake and air systems on vehicles and equipment.

    + Utilizes vehicle computer electronics systems to interpret failure modes to initiate or assign repairs.

    + Estimates time and material costs on vehicle repairs and requisitions new parts.

    + Performs all work within Standard Repair Times (SRTs).

    + Performs service calls for emergency breakdowns.

    + Conducts safety checks on vehicles.

    + Completes required paperwork utilizing fleet maintenance software program associated with repairing vehicles, documenting parts usage, and accounting for repair times.

    + Assists senior Mechanics in the completion of project work.

    + Reviews, completes or assigns repairs identified on Driver Vehicle Inspection Reports.

    + Maintains a clean, safe work area in compliance with Corporate / OSHA Standards, and performs all work in accordance with established safety procedures.

    **III. Supervisory Responsibilities**

    This job has no supervisory duties.

    **IV. Qualifications**

    The requirements listed below are representative of the qualifications necessary to perform the job.

    A. Education and Experience

    + Education: Not required.

    + Experience: Two (2) years of relevant work experience.

    B. Certificates, Licenses, Registrations or Other Requirements

    + Valid driver’s license and must have a clean driving record.

    + Must be at least 18 years of age.

    + Legally eligible to work in the United States.

    + Ability to perform physical requirements of the position with or without reasonable accommodations.

    + Successfully complete and pass pre-employment drug screen and physical.

    C. Other Knowledge, Skills or Abilities Required

    + None required.

    **V. Work Environment**

    Listed below are key points regarding environmental demands and work environment of the job. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions of the job.

    + Required to use motor coordination with finger dexterity (such as keyboarding, machine operation, etc.) most of the work day;

    + Required to exert physical effort in handling objects less than __ pounds most of the work day;

    + Required to be exposed to physical occupational risks (such as cuts, burns, exposure to toxic chemicals, etc.) often;

    + Required to be exposed to physical environment which involves dirt, odors, noise, weather extremes or similar elements often;

    Normal setting for this job is: repair/maintenance shop.

    **Benefits**

    At Waste Management, each eligible employee receives a competitive total compensation package including Medical, Dental, Vision, Life Insurance and Short Term Disability. As well as a Stock Purchase Plan, Company match on 401K, and more! Our employees also receive Paid Vacation, Holidays, and Personal Days. Please note that benefits may vary by site.

    If this sounds like the opportunity that you have been looking for, please click "Apply.”

    Equal Opportunity Employer: Minority/Female/Disability/Veteran


    Employment Type

    Full Time

  • GSE / Diesel Mechanic III - PHX AIRPORT (No Planes)
    PrimeFlight Aviation Services    Phoenix, AZ 85067
     Posted 7 days    

    **Description**

    *****Diesel Mechanic III*****

    **Monday-Friday 3:00PM-11:30PM (2ND SHIFT)**

    *****$30-$32 Hourly*****

    **Essential Functions:**

    As a valued member of the PrimeFlight team, you will be responsible for repairing and maintaining motorized and non-motorized Airline & Aircraft Ground Service Equipment. In this position you will provide a prompt and efficient service by performing the following duties:

    + Service equipment with fuel, water, oil, hydraulic fluid and compressed air

    + Log equipment numbers to be repaired with description of work to be done on each piece

    + Inspect, Maintain, Troubleshoot, Replace, Repair, Overhaul or Modify:

    + engines and transmissions

    + brakes and braking systems

    + hydraulic and pneumatic systems on mobile lift and conveyor systems

    + bumpers and body work

    + bag cart curtains & curtain rods

    + towing hitches and towing bars

    + undercarriages, wheels and tires

    + bushings, shafts, end places, springs, coils, armatures, push rods, valves, manifolds, tubing, hose and wiring

    + Remove, test, repair or replace components and accessories such as carburetors, governors, air and oil cleaners, ignition points and auditory sensors

    + Check and adjust tolerance of valves, bearings, cams, clutches and drive shafts

    + Diagnose problems using test equipment and applicable manuals

    + Operate and test ground equipment for performance assessment

    + Completed associated paperwork and track parts

    + Return equipment to service or storage lots

    + Demonstrate regular, predictable attendance at job location

    + Exceed PrimeFlight customer service and safety standards

    + Carry out other duties as assigned

    **Competency:**

    To perform the job successfully, an individual should demonstrate the following competencies: Problem Solving, Customer Service, Interpersonal, and Oral Communication.

    **Qualifications:**

    To perform this job successfully, an individual must be able to perform each essential function satisfactorily. The requirements listed in this Job Description are representative of the knowledge, skill, and/or ability required. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.

    **General Qualifications**

    + 18 years of age

    + Reliable transportation

    + Eligible to work in the United States

    **Education/Experience:**

    N/A

    **Mathematical Ability:**

    Ability to add, subtract, multiply, and divide in all units of measure, using whole numbers, common fractions, and decimals.

    **Language Ability:**

    Ability to read and interpret documents such as safety rules, operating and maintenance instructions, and procedure manuals. Ability to communicate effectively in English. Ability to effectively present information in one-on-one and small group situations to customers, clients, supervisor, as well as other employees of the organization.

    **Reasoning Ability:**

    Ability to apply common sense understanding to carry out instructions furnished in written, oral, or diagram form.

    **Computer Skills:**

    Basic knowledge of Exel and Word applications.

    **Certificates and Licenses:**

    Valid State Driver’s License with a verifiable safe vehicle operating record. Some states require a State’s Mechanic license.

    **Supervisory Responsibilities:**

    This job has no supervisory responsibilities.

    **Work Environment:**

    The work environment characteristics described here are representative of those an employee encounters while performing the essential functions of this job. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.

    The noise level in the work environment is usually moderate but may become high at various times. Employee must be willing to wear/utilize company-supplied personal protective equipment (hearing protection) to mitigate their noise exposure.

    Some work is in an outside environment, with exposure to hot and cold temperatures and inclement weather.

    **Physical Demands:**

    The physical demands described here are representative of those that must be met by an employee to successfully perform the essential functions of this job. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.

    + Continuously stand and walk for 6-8 hours

    + Lift 70 pounds or more:

    + Must be able to lift, push, pull, or carry heavy loads

    + Must be able to bend, stretch, twist, squat, and reach out with the body, arms, and/or legs

    + Use hands to finger, handle, or feel and operate hand tools.

    + Be able to hear and respond to the spoken voice and to audible alarms generated by terminal environment.

    + Specific vision abilities required for this job include: Close vision (clear vision at 20 inches or less); distance vision (clear vision at 20 feet or more); color vision (ability to identify and distinguish colors); peripheral vision (ability to observe an area that can be seen up and down or to the left and right while eyes are fixed on a given point); depth perception (three-dimensional vision, ability to judge distances and spatial relationships); ability to adjust focus (ability to adjust the eye to bring an object into sharp focus)

    **PrimeFlight Aviation Services is proud to be an equal opportunity employer. All applicants and employees are considered and evaluated for positions at PrimeFlight Aviation Services without regard to race, ethnicity, religion, color, sex, gender, gender identity or expression, sexual orientation, national origin, ancestry, uniform service member and veteran status, marital status, pregnancy, age, protected medical condition, genetic information, disability, or any other protected status in accordance with all applicable federal, state/province, and local laws.**


    Employment Type

    Full Time

  • Diesel Mechanic
    United Rentals    Gilbert, AZ 85295
     Posted 8 days    

    **_Great company. Great people. Great opportunities._**

    As a Diesel Mechanic (Service Tech II) at United Rentals, you’ll use your skills to perform maintenance, preventive maintenance and minor repairs of equipment in a safe and professional manner. Every day, you can improve and challenge yourself, and if you have the desire and ambition, you’ll have the potential to work towards higher level Tech roles in our Service Department. Like every member of our team, we will rely on you to provide exceptional customer service to our customers.

    If you would enjoy the chance to make your mark with the world’s largest equipment rental provider, consider a future with United Rentals. You will be supported by a strong management team that will help you achieve your goals. Plus, you will have the opportunity to relocate to one of our 1,000+ locations.

    Additional duties include the following:

    + Perform maintenance, preventive maintenance and repair of rental equipment and tools involving mechanical, electrical, hydraulic, and diesel systems

    + Maintain paperwork/electronic documentation of work performed (work orders) in a complete and timely manner on a daily basis

    + Demonstrate a wide array of complex equipment for customers

    + Assist with pick-up and delivery of equipment & parts

    + Other duties assigned as needed

    Job Requirements:

    + High School diploma or equivalent

    + Valid driver's license with acceptable driving record

    + 1-2 years of experience repairing/maintaining vehicles and equipment; or trade school graduate

    + Must own tools applicable to position

    + Basic understanding of schematics and diagrams

    + Superior customer service, teamwork and verbal/written communication skills

    + Ability to frequently lift items up to 45 lbs.

    This position is deemed Safety Sensitive for purposes of United Rentals’ policies and procedures.

    **_Why join us?_**

    We don’t just “talk the talk!” We’re an award-winning company (recently named a Glassdoor Best Place to Work in 2023) that truly cares about our people - That’s why we offer best-in-class benefits and perks that will support you and your family. In addition to our health and financial plans, we also offer:

    + Paid Parental Leave

    + United Compassion Fund (http://jobs.unitedrentals.com/creative/culture)

    + Employee Discount Program

    + Career Development & Promotional Opportunities

    + Additional Vacation Buy Up Program (US Only)

    + Early Wage Access through Payactiv (US Hourly Only)

    + Paid Sick Leave

    + An inclusive and welcoming culture (http://jobs.unitedrentals.com/creative/diversity)

    Learn more about our full US benefit offerings (http://unitedrentalsbenefits.com/) here.

    Mutual respect for the dignity and fundamental rights of all persons defines our culture. United Rentals, Inc. is an Equal Opportunity Employer and makes employment decisions regardless of race, color, religion, sex, national origin, age, genetic information, citizenship status, veteran status, sexual orientation, gender identity, disability, or any other status protected by law. If you need a reasonable accommodation at any point of the application process, please email [email protected] for assistance.

    United Rentals consists of a wide variety of roles with different duties and responsibilities. The actual pay rate offered to candidates varies depending upon a wide range of factors including specific position, education, training, experience, skills, and ability.


    Employment Type

    Full Time

  • Diesel Mechanic
    United Rentals    Phoenix, AZ 85067
     Posted 11 days    

    **_Great company. Great people. Great opportunities._**

    If you’d like the chance to make your mark with the world’s largest equipment rental provider, **come build your future with United Rentals!**

    As a Diesel Mechanic (Service Tech II), you’ll use your skills to perform maintenance, preventive maintenance and minor repairs of equipment in a safe and professional manner. Every day, you can improve and challenge yourself, and if you have the desire and ambition, you’ll have the potential to work towards higher level Tech roles in our Service Department. Like every member of our team, we will rely on you to provide exceptional customer service to our customers.

    **What you'll do:**

    + Perform maintenance, preventive maintenance and repair of rental equipment and tools involving mechanical, electrical, hydraulic, and diesel systems

    + Maintain paperwork/electronic documentation of work performed (work orders) in a complete and timely manner on a daily basis

    + Demonstrate a wide array of complex equipment for customers

    + Assist with pick-up and delivery of equipment & parts

    + Other duties assigned as needed

    **Requirements:**

    + High School diploma or equivalent

    + Valid driver's license with acceptable driving record

    + 1-2 years of experience repairing/maintaining vehicles and equipment; or trade school graduate

    + Must own tools applicable to position

    + Basic understanding of schematics and diagrams

    + Superior customer service, teamwork and verbal/written communication skills

    + Ability to frequently lift items up to 45 lbs.

    This position is deemed Safety Sensitive for purposes of United Rentals’ policies and procedures.

    **_Why join us?_**

    We don’t just “talk the talk!” We’re an award-winning company (recently named a Glassdoor Best Place to Work in 2023) that truly cares about our people - That’s why we offer best-in-class benefits and perks that will support you and your family. In addition to our health and financial plans, we also offer:

    + Paid Parental Leave

    + United Compassion Fund (http://jobs.unitedrentals.com/creative/culture)

    + Employee Discount Program

    + Career Development & Promotional Opportunities

    + Additional Vacation Buy Up Program (US Only)

    + Early Wage Access through Payactiv (US Hourly Only)

    + Paid Sick Leave

    + An inclusive and welcoming culture (http://jobs.unitedrentals.com/creative/diversity)

    Learn more about our full US benefit offerings (http://unitedrentalsbenefits.com/) here.

    Mutual respect for the dignity and fundamental rights of all persons defines our culture. United Rentals, Inc. is an Equal Opportunity Employer and makes employment decisions regardless of race, color, religion, sex, national origin, age, genetic information, citizenship status, veteran status, sexual orientation, gender identity, disability, or any other status protected by law. If you need a reasonable accommodation at any point of the application process, please email [email protected] for assistance.

    United Rentals consists of a wide variety of roles with different duties and responsibilities. The actual pay rate offered to candidates varies depending upon a wide range of factors including specific position, education, training, experience, skills, and ability.


    Employment Type

    Full Time

  • Diesel Mechanic
    United Rentals    Tolleson, AZ 85353
     Posted 11 days    

    **_Great company. Great people. Great opportunities._**

    If you’d like the chance to make your mark with the world’s largest equipment rental provider, **come build your future with United Rentals!**

    As a Diesel Mechanic (Service Tech III), you’ll use your skills to perform maintenance and repairs on complex equipment in a safe and professional manner. Every day, you can improve and challenge yourself, and if you have the desire and ambition, you’ll have the potential to work towards higher levels of Service Technician and leadership roles in our Service Department. Like every member of our team, we will rely on you to provide exceptional customer service to our customers.

    **What you'll do:**

    + Safe maintenance and repair of a variety of complex rental equipment involving mechanical, electrical, hydraulic, and diesel systems

    + Assist in the training of lower level technicians as needed

    + Maintain paperwork/electronic documentation of work performed (work orders) in a complete and timely manner on a daily basis

    + When required, travel to customer job sites for repair/maintenance of rental or customer owned equipment; must maintain service vehicle in a clean and professional manner

    + Assist with pick-up and delivery of equipment & parts

    + Other duties assigned as needed

    **Requirements:**

    + High School diploma or equivalent

    + Valid driver's license with acceptable driving record

    + 3-5 years of experience repairing/maintaining equipment and tools

    + Advanced mechanical aptitude and working knowledge of tools

    + Strong mechanical background knowledge of various engines

    + Must own tools applicable to position

    + Superior customer service, teamwork and verbal/written communication skills

    + Ability to frequently lift items up to 45 lbs.

    This position is deemed Safety Sensitive for purposes of United Rentals’ policies and procedures.

    **_Why join us?_**

    We don’t just “talk the talk!” We’re an award-winning company (recently named a Glassdoor Best Place to Work in 2023) that truly cares about our people - That’s why we offer best-in-class benefits and perks that will support you and your family. In addition to our health and financial plans, we also offer:

    + Paid Parental Leave

    + United Compassion Fund (http://jobs.unitedrentals.com/creative/culture)

    + Employee Discount Program

    + Career Development & Promotional Opportunities

    + Additional Vacation Buy Up Program (US Only)

    + Early Wage Access through Payactiv (US Hourly Only)

    + Paid Sick Leave

    + An inclusive and welcoming culture (http://jobs.unitedrentals.com/creative/diversity)

    Learn more about our full US benefit offerings (http://unitedrentalsbenefits.com/) here.

    Mutual respect for the dignity and fundamental rights of all persons defines our culture. United Rentals, Inc. is an Equal Opportunity Employer and makes employment decisions regardless of race, color, religion, sex, national origin, age, genetic information, citizenship status, veteran status, sexual orientation, gender identity, disability, or any other status protected by law. If you need a reasonable accommodation at any point of the application process, please email [email protected] for assistance.

    United Rentals consists of a wide variety of roles with different duties and responsibilities. The actual pay rate offered to candidates varies depending upon a wide range of factors including specific position, education, training, experience, skills, and ability.


    Employment Type

    Full Time


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