Star Truck Rental Lead Diesel Mechanic - Technician in Goshen, Indiana

This is a 2nd shift Lead Man Diesel Mechanic position.

STAR TRUCK RENTALS PRIDES ITSELF IN OUR COMMITMENT TO EACH AND EVERY ONE OF OUR DIESEL MECHANICS. WHEN YOU JOIN STAR, YOU ARE JOINING A FAMILY. AT STAR, WE STRIVE TO PROVIDE TOP NOTCH BENEFITS AND A FAMILY CULTURE THAT UNDERSTANDS THE IMPORTANCE OF THE BALANCE BETWEEN YOUR WORK AS A DIESEL MECHANIC AND YOUR LIFE.

Star’s employees and their families are a top priority. That’s why we offer all our diesel mechanics an excellent benefits package, with exceptional medical coverage, dental and vision benefits, 401K with a company match, profit sharing, flexible dependent care and medical spending accounts, free employee, spouse and child life insurance, free disability insurance and employee referral bonuses to name a few.

WHAT YOU’LL DO As a Diesel Mechanic / Technician with Star Truck Rentals, you will…

  • Mechanics perform all levels of preventive maintenance services
  • Identify warrantable repairs and document repair order
  • Maintain work area appearance and safety
  • Technicians will road test vehicles when necessary to diagnose malfunctions or to ensure that they are working properly.
  • Perform duties with little or no supervision and in a timely and efficient manner
  • Inspect brake systems, steering mechanisms, wheel bearings and other important parts to ensure that they are in proper working condition
  • Technicians perform routine maintenance such as changing oil, checking batteries and lubricating equipment and machinery
  • Raise trucks and heavy parts or equipment using hydraulic jacks or hoists
  • Technicians inspect, test, and listen to defective equipment to diagnose malfunctions, using test instruments such as handheld computers, motor analyzers, chassis charts and pressure gauges
  • Mechanics inspect and verify dimensions and clearances of parts to ensure conformance to factory specifications
  • Repairing and troubleshooting of major components such as engine, transmission, and differentials
  • Other projects and tasks as assigned by supervisor
  • Enhance maintenance department and organization reputation by accepting ownership for accomplishing new and different requests; exploring opportunities to add value to job accomplishment
  • Update job knowledge by participating in educational opportunities; reading technical and regulation publications
  • Comply with federal and state vehicle requirements by testing engine, safety, and combustion control standards

WHAT’S REQUIRED Star requires the following of all our Diesel Mechanics….

  • 3-8 years of diesel mechanic experience (preferred)
  • High school diploma or equivalent
  • Diesel Mechanic / Technician training not needed but is a plus
  • A valid driver’s license is required, and, Diesel Mechanics must either possess a CDL or have the ability to obtain a CDL license required
  • A positive attitude
  • Mechanics must be available for on-call rotation