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Ad number:#423796976
Contact:JP MASCARO & Sons - Vicki Delmore
City:Allentown, PA
Zip:18103
Compensation:Competitive

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Job Description

To maintain and repair diesel trucks and associated equipment in a safe, time and cost efficient manner in order to maximize vehicle utilization.

ESSENTIAL FUNCTIONS:

  • Repairs and maintains diesel trash trucks, cabs and trailers, and bodies of company vehicles and other equipment as necessary to maintain a serviceable fleet of trucks for the division’s assigned routes.
  • Performs regular preventative servicing to include oil and filter changes, lubrication, hoses, belts, transmission fluids, coolant system, batteries, brake lines, brake adjustments, hydraulics, lights and electrical components, and engine components.
  • Inspects and tests equipment at prescribed intervals of time and usage or upon malfunction or breakdown. Diagnoses malfunctions, disassembles, inspects, and replaces worn or broken parts as required.
  • Performs repairs to equipment to meet standards set by DOT for motor vehicle inspections and safety standards.
  • Test-drives repaired equipment on-site. May drive off-site if CDL licensed. May drive a service vehicle for on-road repairs.
  • Uses hoists, winches, lifts, gauges, drills, grinders and hand tools specialized to the mechanical auto/truck trade.
  • Keeps service records, accounts for time and parts used.
  • Performs limited welding, bodywork and repainting as necessary to maintain equipment.
  • Reviews Vehicle Condition Reports and makes repairs as indicated.
  • Notifies supervisor of unsafe equipment and recommends corrective action.
  • Notifies the Maintenance Manager for all work required which is beyond the mechanics ability, or for direction when unsure of proper repair methods.
  • Able to work with a minimum of supervision and complete tasks in a timely manner.

JOB QUALIFICATIONS:

  • Frequently works in a crouched position or on back lying on floor or mechanic’s dolly beneath vehicle. Subjected to dust, dirt, wet conditions, all types of weather, grease.
  • Must have own set of basic mechanics hand tools.
  • Requires a regular valid driver’s license, a CDL and state inspection license is a plus.
  • Willingness to accept night and/or weekend emergency service calls.
  • Ability to lift and carry up to 75 lbs.

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