Entry-Level Fleet Technician (FT/Evenings/CDL A Permit req)

Job Description

$26.08 per hour

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*3rd shift 10:30 PM to 7:00AM
 
Position performs basic diagnostic and repair work, including scheduled preventative maintenance, oil and filter changes, and necessary repairs to automobiles, trucks (light, medium, and heavy commercial/DOT-regulated vehicles), vans and forklifts. Working knowledge of air brake repairs is required. Position works with a high degree of independence. 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. We provide extensive training and continuous education to build onto your current basic maintenance education. Position also requires a number of physical movements including lifting, pinching, bending, reaching, climbing, and manipulating and handling objects.

PRIMARY ACCOUNTABILITIES:
  • Diagnose failures of vehicles and disassemble, repair and reassemble parts as necessary
  • Complete oil and filter changes
  • Take direction from senior technicians and supervisors
  • 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)
BASIC QUALIFICATIONS: 
  • Must submit to a drug screen
  • 18 years or older 21 years or older if CDL Required
  • High School Diploma or GED
  • 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
 
HELPFUL EXPERIENCE:
  • 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 with shift work (being on-call, 24/7 availability, 2nd/3rd shift work, flexible work weeks)
  • Previous experience using shop tools (engine hoists, welding, changing tires, small tools)
  • Basic understanding of preventative maintenance programs
  • Working knowledge of hydraulic and air brake systems
  • Basic computer skills
  • 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)
  • Working knowledge of hydraulic and air brake systems
  • Knowledge of internal combustible engines
  • Formal schooling in technical industry (e.g., certification program, military training, technical/community college)
Job Ref: 5000579743306