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Full-time, Part-time
The Dalles, OR 97058
Updated 7 days ago
The Dalles Disposal has an immediate opening for a Diesel Fleet Mechanic to work on our Garbage Trucks in The Dalles, OR. Mechanics interested in secure, steady employment are encouraged to apply. Commercial Drivers license A or B CDL is preferred or the ability to obtain one within 90 days is preferred. Must be able to provided your own tools. The Schedule will be Monday-Friday 8am-4:30 PM with Occasional Overtime. Highly Competitive Hourly Wage, plus Bonuses, and Growth Opportunities! **We are offering a $2,000 Stay on Bonus!**

Responsibilities:

  • Performs repairs and assigned preventive maintenance services. Performs inspections, diagnosis and repair of electrical, hydraulic, suspension, brake and air systems on vehicles and equipment.
  • Utilizes vehicle computer electronics systems to interpret failure modes to initiate or assign repairs.
  • Conducts safety checks on vehicles and equipment.
  • Completes required paperwork utilizing fleet maintenance software program associated with repairing vehicles, documenting parts usage, and accounting for repair times.
  • Reviews, completes or assigns repairs identified on Driver Vehicle Inspection Reports.
  • Performs maintenance related work as required.
  • Performing service calls for emergency breakdowns
  • Maintains a clean, safe work area in compliance with corporate and OSHA standards.
  • Performs all work in accordance with established safety procedures.
  • Ability to effectively communicate needed repairs or tasks.

The ideal candidate will possess:

  • 1+ years experience in heavy truck equipment maintenance and repair; or completion of accredited vocational technical school program.
  • CDL preferred but not required at time of Hire.
  • Provide personal tools.

What we offer to you:

  • Yearly Safety Bonuses up to $1,500!

  • **We are offering a $2,000 Stay on Bonus!**

  • Yearly Boot allowances of up to $175.00 a year

  • Competitive compensation

  • Performance-based career growth potential

  • Medical, dental, vision insurance plans

  • Income Protection Plans (Life Insurance, Short Term/Long Term Disability)

  • 401(k) with a generous company match

  • Flexible Spending Account

  • Employee Assistance Program (EAP)

  • Emergency Travel Assistance

  • Prepaid Legal Plan

To be considered for any of our current openings you must complete an application at www.wasteconnections.com . Application information and additional instructions can be found once you select your position of interest.

We offer excellent benefits including: medical, dental, vision, flexible spending account, long term & short term disability, life insurance, 401K retirement and unlimited opportunities to "Connect with Your Future".

Waste Connections is an Affirmative Action/Equal Opportunity Employer (Minority/Female/Disabled/Veteran)

Posting ID: 660257797 Posted: 2021-12-02 Job Title: Diesel Fleet Mechanic