Penske Diesel Particulate Filters Technician in Sparks, Nevada


Position Summary:

The Diesel Particulate Filters Technician will clean and recondition Diesel Particulate Filers (DPF), as well as manage inventory of filters at Penske service locations.

Major Responsibilities:

  • Shipping and Receiving of DPF

  • Inspect and View Condition of DPF

  • Clean & Recondition DPF

  • Maximize cleaning equipment

  • Improve current process to drive efficiencies

  • Other projects as assigned by the supervisor


  • 1-2 years of automotive or diesel experience preferred

  • Vocational or Technical certification preferred

  • High School diploma or equivalent required

  • Working knowledge in the use of hand tools required

  • Must have a positive attitude and willingness to grow in position

  • A valid driver’s license is required

  • Basic computer skills preferred for data entry into maintenance systems

  • Regular, predictable, full attendance is an essential function of the job

  • Willingness to travel as necessary, work the required schedule, work at the specific location required, complete Penske employment application, submit to a background investigation (to include past employment, education, and criminal history) and drug screening are required

Physical Requirements:

-The physical and mental demands described here are representative of those that must be met by an associate to successfully perform the essential functions of this job. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.

-The associate will be required to remember and understand certain instructions, guidelines or other information. The associate must be able to see and verbally

communicate. Specific vision abilities required by this job include close vision, distance vision, peripheral vision, depth perception and the ability to adjust focus.

-While performing the duties of this job, the associate will be required to move frequently, stand, walk, and sit. The associate is frequently required to use hands to touch, handle, and feel, and to reach with hands and arms. The associate must be able to regularly lift and/or move up to 50lbs/23kg and occasionally lift and/or move up to 100lbs/45kg.

Penske is an Equal Opportunity Employer.

About Penske Truck Leasing

Penske Truck Leasing Co., L.P., headquartered in Reading, Pennsylvania, is a partnership of Penske Corporation, Penske Automotive Group, and Mitsui & Co., Ltd. A leading global transportation services provider, Penske operates more than 260,000 vehicles, employs more than 29,000 people, and serves customers from more than 1,000 locations in North America, South America, Europe, Australia, and Asia. Product lines include full-service truck leasing, contract maintenance, commercial and consumer truck rentals, used truck sales, transportation and warehousing management and supply chain management solutions. Visit to learn more.

Work Locations: 687 Watson Way Sparks, NV

Primary Location: United States-Nevada-Sparks

Job: Other Corporate

Penske (Oracle) Job Name: Other Corporate

Req ID: 1804602