Position title
Diesel Mechanic

The diesel mechanic is a hands-on position.  Under minimal supervision, the Shop mechanic directly repairs company tractors, trailers, crew trucks, and heavy equipment.

Essential Duties and Responsibilities:
  • Assignments for work activities, based on work priority, quantity of equipment, and skill of personnel.
  • Monitor tool and part inventories and the condition and maintenance of shops to ensure adequate working conditions.
  • Investigate accidents or injuries and prepare reports of findings.
  • Maintain DOT records and maintenance records on each company vehicle.
  • Perform routine maintenance on all company vehicles.
  • Inspect, repair, and maintain automotive, mechanical equipment and machinery.
  • Recommend or initiate personnel actions, such as hires, promotions, transfers, discharges, or disciplinary measures.
  • Compile operational or personnel records, such as time and production records, inventory data, repair or maintenance statistics, or test results.
  • Develop, implement, or evaluate maintenance policies and procedures.
  • Examine objects, systems, or facilities and analyze information to determine needed installations, services, or repairs.
  • Conduct or arrange for worker training in safety, repair, or maintenance techniques, operational procedures, or equipment use.
  • Other duties as assigned.
  • Detail oriented
  • Good math skills
  • Computer skills
  • Good verbal and written communication skills
  • Good analytical skills for problem solving
  • Ability to manage several tasks/projects simultaneously
  • Attention to detail
  • Level of confidentiality and professionalism
  • Strong organizational and time management skills
Education and Experience:
  • High School Diploma or equivalent
  • 5 years of mechanical experience
  • 3 years of supervisory experience
  • Hydraulic and DOT knowledge a must CDL Class A recommended but not required
  • Certified DOT Mechanic
  • Air Brake/Air Conditioning knowledge a plus

If interested, please submit your resume and cover letter to:
dawn@bigredmovers.com, with “Diesel Mechanic” in the subject line.

Employment Type
Full Time
Wage Offering:
$40,000 to $50,000/year
Excellent benefit package including company paid Health, Life, and Long Term Disability. Employee paid Dental, 401K, and Short Term Disability. Paid Holidays. Vacation package. Safety boot reimbursement. Company cell phone.
Job Location
3645 W. Elm Street, Milwaukee, WI, 53209, USA
Working Hours
Normal office hours Monday-Friday 7:30 a.m.-4:00 p.m. May exceed these - 45+ hours per week.
Date posted
September 7, 2018
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