Experienced Fleet Technician*will assist to obtain CDLA - Days

  • Company: PepsiCo
  • Location: Muskegon, Michigan
  • Posted: January 31, 2017
  • Reference ID: 5000175242010
Position performs diagnostic and repair work, including scheduled preventative maintenance and necessary repairs to automobiles, trucks (light, medium, and heavy commercial/DOT-regulated vehicles), vans and forklifts. Position works with a high degree of independence. Position also requires a number of physical movements including lifting, pinching, bending, reaching, climbing, and manipulating and handling objects. This position requires that you have your own basic hand tools; diagnostic, ergonomic, and high-tech equipment will be provided. Due to the scope and variety of Pepsi's fleet, our department includes a variety of positions and job opportunities, ranging from entry-level to master technicians; 3-5 years of relevant work experience are required for this experienced-level position. We provide extensive training and continuous education to continue your career development.
PRIMARY ACCOUNTABILITIES: * Diagnose failures of vehicles and disassemble, repair and reassemble parts as necessary * Computer-based diagnostics; interface with modern truck interfaces * Basic computer use (email and web browser)* Adherence to DOT regulations* Perform preventative maintenance on vehicles * Answer road calls * Maintain vehicle records as required * Maintain and repair fleet equipment * Fill out all necessary documents * Maintain records such as daily check list (pre-trip inspection)

* Pass the drug test
* Pass the background check
* Commercial Driver's License: CDL Permit or Class A CDL or ability to obtain Class A CDL [90 days] post-hire
* Able to lift up to 50 pounds (with or without an accommodation)
* Able to reach, lift, carry, push and pull (with or without an accommodation)
* Able to speak English

* Previous experience working under limited supervision (performing work on your own, working remotely from direct supervisor)
* Previous experience working outdoors (making road calls, responding to breakdowns, working in outside parking lots)
* Previous experience maintaining manufacturing standards (up to date with the latest technology, experience with electronics, etc.)
* Previous experience driving trucks requiring a Class A or B CDL (e.g., road testing trucks, moving trucks in and out of shop)
* Previous experience with shift work (being on-call, 24/7 availability, 2nd/3rd shift work, flexible work weeks)
* Previous experience with heavy truck repair (tractor-trailers, brakes, tires, engines, 10 bays to 18 wheelers)
* Previous experience with light truck repair (trucks, vans, support vehicles)
* Previous experience using shop tools (engine hoists, welding, changing tires, small tools)
* Previous experience with diesel engines (certified on diesel engines, warranty certification from manufacturers)
* Previous experience with preventative maintenance programs and activities (following schedules for oil changes, documentation of work completed, tracking miles and usage hours, identifying and repairing defects)
* Previous experience with gas engine repair
* Working knowledge of hydraulic and air brake systems
* Knowledge of internal combustible engines
* Previous experience repairing forklifts (e.g., repairing propane fuel systems, hydraulic systems, pallet jacks, etc.)
* Previous experience working with computer instrumentation (e.g., using desktop computers, hand-held computers, laptop computers, performing diagnostics with computers, conducting preventative maintenance, executing work orders, etc.)
* Formal schooling in technical industry (e.g., certification program, military training, technical/community college)
* Completion of ASE or Manufacturers certifications

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