Fleet Diesel Mechanic

  • Valley Proteins, Inc.
  • Pottstown, PA, USA
  • 10/15/2020
Full time Diesel Mechanic Diesel Technician Skilled Labor

Job Description

Imagine turning wrenches on a well maintained, specialized fleet while earning great pay. Experience a more stable career with an industry leading, essential manufacturer 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 Fleet Mechanics to join our 2nd and 3rd shift East Earl, PA teams. This is a pivotal role where you will be responsible performing preventive maintenance service on company fleet to minimize down time and make modifications to company fleet as directed by management and according to company and manufacturers’ specifications and guidelines to meet employer’s needs.

As a member of the team, you can expect:

  • Competitive pay commensurate upon experience
  • 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 including high competence on all truck/trailer systems
  • High level knowledge of shop diagnostic computer programs
  • Knowledge of metal fabrication, cutting and welding
  • Valid CDL driver license
  • Own tools
  • Volvo/Mack Master Tech Certified and/or ASE Heavy Truck Certified 

In this critical role, you will be:

  • Performing scheduled service on all vehicles.
  • Performing inspections.
  • Performing major repairs to equipment, including engine, rear end, clutch, brake overhauls, transmission, and hydraulic system overhauls.
  • Performing minor repairs to equipment, including but not limited to cutting, welding, changing tires, and replacing lights.
  • Performing electrical system repairs on vehicles.
  • Maintaining clean and organized work area.
  • Maintaining 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 race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, age, disability, or status as a protected veteran.