Truck and Trailer Mechanic

  • Valley Proteins, Inc.
  • Easton, MD 21601, USA
  • 03/25/2020
Full time Diesel Mechanic Diesel Technician Installation-Maint-Repair Mechanic

Job Description

Imagine earning more as a vehicle mechanic while working with a first-class commercial vehicle fleet. Experience greater career stability with an established leading manufacturer that supports the food industry. Feel good knowing that you won’t need to be concerned about job stability or miss a pay check.


We are looking for a skilled and knowledgeable Truck and Trailer Mechanic to join our Linkwood, MD team just outside of Easton, MD. This is a critical role where you will be responsible for supporting the maintenance and repair efforts for our dedicated fleet.

As a member of the team, you can expect:

  • Competitive pay – We offer a competitive pay with opportunities for bonuses and annual merit based increases
  • 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:

  • Experience performing preventative vehicle maintenance
  • Knowledge of metal fabrication, cutting, and welding
  • Experience with electronic diagnostics and computerized vehicle maintenance systems

In this critical role, you will:

  • Making general repairs to equipment including 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.