Diesel Technician (Diesel Mechanic)
Company: Dobbs Peterbilt
Location: West Sacramento
Posted on: November 19, 2022
Signing bonuses available for Diesel Technicians (Diesel
Mechanics)! The Dobbs Truck Group is a growth company that
successfully expands our operations and customer base through a
high-quality team of employees. As the parent company of Dobbs
Peterbilt and Western Truck Center, Dobbs Truck Group has locations
in Arkansas, California, Louisiana, Mississippi, Oregon, Tennessee,
and Washington. We are full-service and authorized Peterbilt,
Volvo, Mack, Autocar, and Hino dealerships, representing well-known
OEM's in the industry. In the Pacific Northwest, we operate the
largest network of Class 8 and Medium Duty truck dealerships
representing both Peterbilt and Volvo/Mack. We offer a competitive
benefits package including medical, dental, vision, long-term
disability, life insurance, and 401(k), as well as paid vacation
and sick leave. Our Company is looking for long-term employees that
we can invest in and grow with as we pursue our mission of being
the premier commercial truck dealer group. I. General Job
Description The Diesel Technicians (Diesel Mechanics) are
responsible for the diagnosis and repair of all vehicles and
equipment serviced by the Company's facilities. Service Technicians
are expected to perform with the highest degree of professional
competence as it relates to quality of work, product knowledge, and
customer service. The Diesel Technician (Diesel Mechanic) duties
listed below are intended only as illustrations of the various
types of work that may be performed. The omission of specific
statements of duties does not exclude them from the position if the
work is similar, related, or a logical assignment to the position.
II. Minimum Job Qualifications 18 years of age.
Minimum tool requirements (see below). III. Desired Job
Qualifications High school graduate, GED, or 1 year work
1 year heavy duty truck experience.
Ability to perform vehicle lubrication systems and D.O.T. safety
Dependable team player with a positive attitude. IV. Mental
Capability Requirements Comprehension: Ability to understand
complex problems, collaborate, and explore alternative
Organization: Ability to organize thoughts and ideas into
Reasoning & Decision Making: Ability to make decisions with
moderate impact on immediate work unit.
Communication: Ability to use and complete routine forms and/or
conduct routine oral communication.
Mathematics: Ability to compute, analyze, and interpret numerical
data for reporting purposes. V. Physical Demands and Work
Environment The physical demands and work environment
characteristics 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. While performing the Diesel Technician (Diesel Mechanic)
duties, the employee is regularly required to use hands to handle
or feel, reach with hands and arms, and talk or hear. The employee
is frequently required to stand, walk, climb or balance, stoop,
kneel, crouch or crawl, and taste or smell. The employee is
occasionally required to sit. The employee must regularly lift
and/or move up to 25 pounds, frequently lift and/or move up to 50
pounds, and occasionally lift and/or move up to 65 pounds. Specific
vision abilities required by this job include color vision,
peripheral vision, depth perception, and the ability to adjust
focus. While performing the Diesel Technician (Diesel Mechanic)
duties, the employee is regularly exposed to moving mechanical
parts and risk of electrical shock. The employee is frequently
exposed to wet and/or humid conditions, extreme heat, and
vibration. The employee is occasionally exposed to high, precarious
places, fumes or airborne particles, toxic or caustic chemicals,
and outside weather conditions. The noise level is normally loud.
VI. Common Expectations of Performance for all Employees The
following includes common expectations for all employees of the
Company. The evaluation of job performance will be based on these
common expectations as well as the position-specific
responsibilities described above. Communications, Teamwork, and
Feedback to Others Contribute to a work environment that is based
on trust and respect.
Have discussions on a regular basis with their manager to discuss
opportunities to best achieve individual performance objectives and
Suggest ways to improve the efficiency of conducting their job
Promote continuous improvement and change to support company
Mentor others unselfishly.
Give credit where it's due. Company Loyal Policies and Work Ethic
Adhere to the policies contained in the Employee Handbook.
Adhere to the Company's Employee Conduct Policy.
Support management decisions toward meeting company goals.
Be open and receptive to new ideas, regardless of their origin.
Make prudent decisions, which are based on the best interest of the
Company and its long-term future. We are an Equal Opportunity
Employer The Dobbs Truck Group and its wholly owned subsidiaries,
Dobbs Peterbilt, LLC and Western Truck Parts and Equipment Company,
LLC (WTPE), operate 23 Peterbilt, Volvo, Mack, and Hino truck
dealerships in the states of Arkansas, California, Louisiana,
Mississippi, Oregon, Tennessee, and Washington. Dobbs Peterbilt and
Western Truck Parts are equal opportunity employers that values a
broad diversity of talent, knowledge, experience, and expertise. We
foster a culture of inclusion that drives employee engagement to
deliver superior performance to the communities we serve. Dobbs
Peterbilt and Western Truck Parts do not discriminate in hiring or
employment on the basis of race, color, religious creed, national
origin, sex, ancestry, pregnancy, genetic information, gender
identity, sexual orientation, or marital status; or on the basis of
age against persons whose age is 40 and over, or on the basis of
physical or mental disability; or to disabled veterans or to
Vietnam veterans. We are proud to be an affirmative action employer
and encourage minorities, women, individuals with disabilities, and
veterans to join our team.
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