Fleet Diesel Mechanic

  • Valley Proteins, Inc.
  • 656 Little Duncan Road, Wadesboro, North Carolina 28170, USA
  • 06/15/2020
Full time Diesel Mechanic Diesel Technician Installation-Maint-Repair Mechanic

Job Description

Take your mechanical ability to the next level working with a first class commercial fleet while earning great pay and benefits. Join an essential, industry leader that supports the food industry.  Feel good knowing that you won’t need to be concerned about job stability or miss a paycheck.

We are looking for a Fleet Mechanic to join our Wadesboro 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-$1200
  • 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.