Fleet Mechanic

  • Valley Proteins, Inc.
  • 5420 Linkwood Road, Linkwood, MD 21835, USA
  • 10/14/2019
Full time Diesel Mechanic Diesel Technician Installation-Maint-Repair Mechanic Skilled Labor

Job Description

Are you a skilled mechanic looking for better compensation and a specialized fleet to work with? Take advantage of this career with Valley Proteins, an established, successful organization will provide you with a greater sense of accomplishment and room to grow.

We are looking for a Fleet Mechanic to join our Linkwood, MD team. This is a pivotal role where you will be responsible for supporting management with maintaining a first class commercial vehicle fleet.

As a member of the team, you can expect:

  • Competitive pay – Average weekly pay is $900-$1,100
  • Great Benefits – medical, dental, vision, profit sharing, paid time off
  • $500-$1000 annual contribution towards healthcare
  • 3% guaranteed contribution to your 401(k) account
  • Variety – Work on different trucks every day, and never have a dull moment
  • Advancement opportunities – We are always looking for key players motivated to move up into higher level roles

Qualified candidates will have:

  • A minimum of two years of diesel mechanic experience
  • Vocational school or community college degree or certificate in diesel/heavy vehicle maintenance preferred
  • A valid CDL Class A license with a strong driving record, preferred
  • Knowledge of metal fabrication, cutting, and welding
  • Experience with electronic diagnostics and computerized vehicle maintenance systems

In this critical role, you will be:

  • Making general repairs to equipment, including engine, rear end, clutch, brakes, transmissions, and hydraulic system
  • Cutting, welding, changing tires, and replacing lights
  • Performing electrical system repairs on vehicles
  • Performing scheduled service and inspections

About the Company:  Since 1949, Valley Proteins, Inc. has been a leader in recycling used cooking oils and animal by-products into high-quality ingredients for biodiesel, livestock feed, and pet foods. Our focus is on customer service and protecting our environment for a sustainable future.

All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to the individual's race, color, sex, national origin, religion, age, disability, genetic information, status as a military veteran or any other characteristic protected by applicable law.