Diesel Technicians / Mechanics - Nationwide
Company: Penske Truck Leasing
Location: Reading, Pennsylvania
Posted: December 11, 2014
Reference ID: 1002836
If you are interested in a Diesel Technician/Diesel Mechanic position with one of the leaders in the industry, Penske Truck Leasing, please apply to be notified of future opportunities today or in the future .
Penske's skilled team of 4,600 mechanics, 1,200 service assistants and 400 supervisors uses diagnostic and troubleshooting skills to keep our customers' heavy-duty tractors, trucks, and trailers in top condition and on the road. Whether you're fixing an electrical glitch in an ignition system or changing a tire, you play a key role in keeping our customers' businesses running.
At Penske we focus on preventative maintenance, diagnostics, parts replacement, and accessories - we do not conduct engine teardowns or transmission rebuilds as most of our equipment is newer and those items are mostly covered under warranty by the OEMs.
Penske is the first and only truck leasing, rental and logistics provider to earn National Institute for Automotive Service Excellence (ASE) certification for its continuing education program for fleet mechanics. Typically, you'll receive at least 40 hours of state-of-the-art training each year on a variety of OEM equipment.
We offer a career path for any level of diesel technician looking to move your career forward. Entry Level, Journeyman, Journey Women, Refeer, Roadside Assistance, and Body Shop. Plenty of opportunity to grown in the shop, or into service management through our service manager training programs.
Penske offeres extremely competitive salary and great benefits to our associates. If this sounds like a great fit for you please continue to apply, to be notified of future opportunities today or in the future .
-Prior diesel mechanic practical experience, or combination of education and experience, required
-High school diploma or equivalent required
-Vocational/Technical School certification preferred
-Working knowledge in the use of hand tools required
-Basic computer skills preferred, we use computers to complete service and part orders
-Willingness to work in non-climate controlled environments are required
-Willingness to work the required schedule, work at the specific location required, complete Penske employment application, submit to a background investigation (to include past employment, education, and criminal history) and drug screening are required. Travel requirements to neighboring facilities for training may be required.
-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.
-The associate will be required to remember and understand certain instructions, guidelines or other information. The associate must be able to see and verbally communicate. Specific vision abilities required by this job include close vision, distance vision, peripheral vision, depth perception and the ability to adjust focus.
-While performing the duties of this job, the associate will be required to move frequently, stand, walk, and sit. The associate is frequently required to use hands to touch, handle, and feel, and to reach with hands and arms. 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.
Learn more about the diesel technician/mechanic positions at Penske.
Penske Truck Leasing Co., L.P., headquartered in Reading, Pennsylvania, is a partnership of Penske Corporation, Penske Automotive Group, and Mitsui & Co., Ltd. A leading global transportation services provider, Penske operates more than 260,000 vehicles, employs more than 29,000 people, and serves customers from more than 1,000 locations in North America, South America, Europe, Australia, and Asia. Product lines include full-service truck leasing, contract maintenance, commercial and consumer truck rentals, used truck sales, transportation and warehousing management and supply chain management solutions. Visit http://www.GoPenske.com to learn more.
Penske is an Equal Opportunity Employer.