Talascend is currently seeking a Diesel Technician for a contract to possible direct hire opportunity with our client located in Alpharetta, Georgia.
Ranked among Fortune 500 companies, this safety-oriented company is expanding their workforce nationwide. This fast-growing company caters to more than 10 million customers across 40 of the 50 States. These Diesel Mechanic positions are career opportunities, starting as contract positions (~2 months) to possible direct hire. We are proud to say that a good percent of our contractors are hired direct by our client. Maybe you’ll be next?
- Performs all engine and emission maintenance, as well as repairs on all trucks and equipment and, where necessary, can perform all drive train component work, as well as suspension and steering systems repairs and maintenance on heavy duty Class 8 trucks.
- Requires advanced knowledge of engine drive trains, suspension and steering systems, electrical and hydraulic systems, advanced air brake and valve systems, as well as advanced knowledge of engine chassis, body control systems, and heating and air conditioning systems, to be able to perform advanced-level repair and maintenance in compliance with the Company’s safety procedures and requirements.
- Responsible for welding to repair equipment, ensuring adherence to all safety requirements at all times.
- Identify the source of the malfunctions using a variety of electronic tools.
Minimum of three (3) years of experience in a technician position working on heavy duty class 8 trucks.
Advanced knowledge and experience in air brakes, tires, hydraulics, electrical, suspension, steering, wheel-end components, and drive train.
Proficient with basic computer skills, including MS Excel and word processing applications.
Previous experience in the heavy transportation industry as a technician/mechanic
Class B Commercial Driver’s License
High School Diploma or G.E.D.
We thank all applicants for their interest. However, only those qualified individuals who closely meet the qualifications of the position will be contacted. The details of the position are only a summary, other duties may be assigned as necessary.
Drug Screen may be required for this position.
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