Fleet Diesel Mechanic

  • Valley Proteins, Inc.
  • 8415 Southeast 1st Avenue, Amarillo, Texas 79118, USA
  • 05/08/2020
Full time Diesel Mechanic Diesel Technician Installation-Maint-Repair Mechanic

Job Description

How would you benefit from a more stable Mechanic career repairing and maintaining your own specialized fleet with a leading, essential manufacturer? Take advantage of this opportunity where you will earn an excellent compensation and benefits package.

We are looking for a Fleet Mechanic to join our Amarillo, TX 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-$1100
  • 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:

  • Minimum of 3 years relevant mechanical experience
  • Strong mechanical abilities relative to fleet
  • Knowledge of metal fabrication, cutting and welding
  • Valid CDL driver license
  • Own tools
  • Volvo/Mack Master Tech Certified and/or ASE Heavy Truck Certified
  • High-level knowledge of shop diagnostic computer programs.
  • High competence on all truck/trailer systems

Essential Functions:

  • Perform scheduled service on all vehicles
  • Perform inspections
  • Perform major repairs to equipment, including engine, rear end, clutch, brake overhauls, transmission, and hydraulic system overhauls
  • Perform minor repairs to equipment, including but not limited to cutting, welding, changing tires, and replacing lights
  • Perform electrical system repairs on vehicles
  • Maintain clean and organized work area
  • Maintain records of repairs and enter into SAP system for tracking

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.