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Decker 24HR Truck and Trailer Repair

Diesel Mechanic


Diesel Mechanic

$18.00 - $32.00


4 years



Belvidere, Illinois, United States

Overview: Maintains diesel equipment operation by completing inspections and preventive maintenance requirements; correcting vehicle deficiencies; making adjustments and alignments; keeping records.

Diesel Technician / Mechanic Job Duties:

  • Determines vehicle condition by conducting inspections and diagnostic tests, identifying worn and

damaged parts.

  • Keeps equipment available for use by completing preventive maintenance schedules, installing

component and part upgrades; controlling corrosion; completing winterization procedures.

  • Corrects vehicle deficiencies by removing, repairing, adjusting, assembling, disassembling, and

replacing major assemblies, sub-assemblies, components, parts, or systems, such as, power and

drive trains, electrical, air conditioning, fuel, emission, brake, steering, hydraulics; completes

machine shop operations; adjusting and alignments including bearing loads, gear tooth

contact, valve mechanisms, governors, control linkages, clutches, and traction units.

  • Verifies vehicle performance by conducting test drives.
  • Maintains vehicle appearance by cleaning, washing, and painting.
  • Maintains vehicle records by annotating services and repairs.
  • Keeps shop equipment operating by following operating instructions, troubleshooting breakdowns

maintaining supplies; and performing preventive maintenance.

  • Keeps supplies ready by inventorying stock; placing orders; verifying receipt.
  • Updates job knowledge by participating in educational opportunities; reading technical and

regulation publications.

  • Enhances maintenance department and organizations reputation by accepting ownership for

accomplishing new and different requests

Skills/Qualifications: Tooling, supply mnagement, mechanical inspection tools, technical understanding,

attention to detail, dependability, thoroughness, verbal communication, documentation skills, inventory control, valid driver’s license, ability to lift and move heavy objects exceeding 50 lbs., job knowledge.

Core Values

  • Takes pride in work/quality
  • Sense of urgency without sacrificing quality
  • Builds positive relationships
  • Loyal
  • Teamwork
  • Positive