Diesel Technician/Mechanic I

Posted on Nov 17, 2018 by Penske

West Palm Beach, FL 33403
Professional/Technical Services
Immediate Start
Annual Salary
Full-Time


Position Summary:

A Penske Technician I will diagnose, adjust, and repair all series of motor truck and trailer equipment including, but not limited to the following: Engines (gas and diesel), Electrical/Brake/Cooling Systems, Transmissions (manual and automatic), Clutches, Differentials/Power dividers, PTO systems, Starters/Alternators, Refrigeration systems, Air conditioning systems (including cold and hot units), Fan clutches, Engine electronics (gas/diesel), Power steering systems, and Steering gear box (manual and power).

Location Address: 3788 Interstate Park Rd North, Riviera Beach, FL 33404

Shift Hours: to be determined

Major Responsibilities:

- Perform all levels of preventive maintenance services on truck and trailer equipment.

- Identify warrantable repairs and document on repair order

- Maintain work area appearance and safety

- Road test vehicles when necessary to diagnose malfunctions or to ensure that they are working properly.

- Perform duties with little or no supervision and in a timely and efficient manner

- Use hand tools such as screwdrivers, pliers, wrenches, pressure gauges, and precision instruments, as well as power tools such as pneumatic wrenches, welding equipment, and jacks and hoists.

- Inspect brake systems, steering mechanisms, wheel bearings, and other important parts to ensure that they are in proper operating condition.

- Perform routine maintenance such as changing oil, checking batteries, and lubricating equipment and machinery.

- Adjust and replace brake, tighten bolts and screws, and reassemble equipment.

- Raise trucks, buses, and heavy parts or equipment using hydraulic jacks or hoists.

- Inspect, test, and listen to defective equipment to diagnose malfunctions, using test instruments such as handheld computers, motor analyzers, chassis charts, and pressure gauges.

- Examine and adjust protective guards, loose bolts, and specified safety devices.

- Inspect and verify dimensions and clearances of parts to ensure conformance to factory specifications.

- Specialize in repairing and troubleshooting of major components such as engine, transmissions and differentials, to include replacing complete assemblies, turbochargers, fuel system components etc.

- Other projects and tasks as assigned by supervisor

Reference: 568494840

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