Job Description Passion.Drive.Commitment Anderson Trucking Service (ATS) is a family-owned company that has earned its place as a respected industry leader, with sustained growth across the nation. ATS is committed to helping people succeed by delivering worldwide Transportation Solutions. It’s an exciting time to make an impact. Pairing your passion and drive with our commitment to your success, sky’s the limit! Find your place in the ATS family today. #WeAreATS - $1,000 sign-on bonus! - Competitive hourly rate plus incentive - Uniforms provided - Annual boot allowance - Annual tool allowance - Annual prescription safety eye-wear allowance - PTO - 401K with a company match - Health, dental, vision benefits Summary The Diesel Technician position is responsible for the inspection, service, repair and preventative maintenance of the various types of ATS tractors by using ATS and industry standard methods and criteria to make sure the tractor is safe to be on the road. Education and Experience - Two year AAS Degree in medium/heavy truck diesel program and/ or a minimum three years of equivalent experience in related field e.g., automotive, medium/heavy equipment, trailer repair, etc. and experience in cutting and welding. - Working Knowledge of DOT regulations and Out of Service parameters for tractors, trailers and accessorial equipment. - Brake and 609 air conditioning certifications required. - A valid driver’s license, Commercial Driver’s License (CDL) is preferred but not required. - Must be able to operate all related shop equipment. - Must be DOT certified and forklift certified. - Good communications skills (written, verbal, listening), - Competent in using computers including Microsoft Office (Word, Excel, and Outlook). - Good decision-making, problem-solving, attention to detail and customer service skills (internal/external). - Good electrical troubleshooting skills. - Ability to read installation manuals and understand manufacturer training. - Willing and able to travel infrequently, including overnight travel. Essential Duties and Responsibilities - Perform inspections on company tractors using ATS, DOT, and OSHA guidelines to ensure that the tractors are operating safely. - Complete DOT inspections on outgoing trucks to verify that all necessary repairs have been made. - Performs repairs following ATS procedures within standard job times to get the drivers back on the road as soon as possible. - Performs all necessary/scheduled preventative maintenance services e.g., oil and grease, air filters, cooling system nitrate, water filters, etc. - Diagnose and repair electronic control engines. - Ensure safety procedures are implemented and followed and wear all required PPE at all times. - Record all parts and repair work into computer system to track cost of repairs. - Must meet productivity standards. - Participate in online OEM training such as After Market Resource (ARC) from Freightliner and hands on training provided by OEM and Factory. - Must furnish basic tools and ATS will provide specialty tools to perform functions of the job. - Meet all ATS and department objectives and deadlines. - Follow all ATS and department policies and procedures. - Works within budget that is set for the department. - Charge out all parts used on trucks and trailers. - In support of ATS’s culture, all employees are expected to consistently, effectively and reliably perform in accordance with the Company’s values as set forth in our core competencies and behaviors (All Employee Competencies). - Required to work occasional overtime, Saturdays and other shift vacancies as needed. - Performs other duties and responsibilities as assigned. Physical Demands The physical demands described here are representative of those that must be met by an employee to successfully perform the essential function of this job. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions. - Constantly positioning self under, on top of, or in awkward positions to work on equipment. - Frequently moving about to obtain tools, supplies, parts and to inspect equipment. - Constantly uses hand tools and power hand tools to repair equipment, manipulate parts into position or enter data into computer. - Constantly inspecting and assessing equipment to determine whether to replace or repair and the best approach to replace/repair. - Intermittently communicates with others regarding work questions, processes, procedures and timelines. - Must be able to move/position parts, tools equipment: - From 1 to 10 lbs. Frequently - From 11 to 25 lbs. frequently - From 25 to 50 lbs. occasionally - Over 50 lbs. occasionally Exposure to: - Loud noises constantly requiring hearing protection. - Temperature extremes intermittently due to outside weather conditions. - Dirt, dust, grease, chemicals and odors constantly. - Situations requiring eye protection and steel toed boots and when welding, an approved shield. Supervisory Responsibility None Company Description It’s an exciting time to be a part of the ATS family. We’re in growth mode and with that comes endless opportunities. We offer fulfilling careers in dozens of specialties, from operations and sales to customer service, maintenance, administrative and more. Enjoy a career that not only rewards you with personal and professional growth, but also fulfills a higher calling. At ATS, making a difference is a part of our daily mission — and we put you in the driver’s seat. We’re a team of highly motivated individuals who live by the “work hard, play hard” philosophy. Every day, you’ll step into an exciting, fast-paced, energetic environment that encourages innovation and creativity. We look to our Employees to incorporate our guiding principles into each situation every day, no matter the task at hand. Mission: “Helping people succeed by delivering worldwide transportation solutions.” Vision: “To be the most sought-after transportation provider in the world.” Values: Innovation, Integrity, Determination, Responsibility, Excellence Location/Region: Saint Cloud, MN
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