REPUBLIC SERVICES Diesel Mechanic in SPRINGFIELD, Missouri
Republic Services is looking for ambitious, capable and skilled Diesel Mechanics - Maintenance Technicians to join our network of over 32,000 employees serving 14 million customers and over 2,700 communities across the United States. With direct supervision from a Lead Technician, Maintenance Supervisor or Maintenance Manager, a Technician B performs repair and maintenance work on diesel and non-diesel equipment and trucks including, but not limited to, chassis components, vehicle refuse bodies and control systems, hydraulic electrical, air brake systems, general engine work, HVAC components, suspension, drive train and steering systems. A Technician B may also perform basic tire work, such as replacement, tire rotation, and tread depth checks.Enjoy the benefits of working on a single fleet with state-of-the-art equipment, supporting our drivers as they run their routes and servicing some of the most technically advanced vehicles on the road. Maintain and repair highly intricate and powerful machinery ,Receive training on new technologies and equipment Work a regular shift in a stable industry. Principal Responsibilities Maintains a working knowledge of, and moderate skill proficiency in, the following vehicle components and systems, with the ability to perform preventative and repair maintenance functions, both on-site and on the road: Performs line maintenance welding and fabrication. Chassis component repair and maintenance; Refuse bodies, including control, hydraulic and electrical systems; and air and hydraulic braking systems; Engine repair and maintenance; Suspension, drive train and steering systems; and Heating and air conditioning.Qualifications Minimum of 1 year of experience in a technician position demonstrating knowledge of both gasoline and diesel powered equipment diagnosis and repair or will be graduating from an accredited automotive college or technical school within the next 3 months. Ability to perform basic inspections with limited supervision in some (not all required) of the following heavy truck, or automotive systems: Suspensions and Steering; General Engine, Transmissions, Brakes, Electrical, Hydraulics, Drive Train, Diesel Emissions. Basic understanding of work order labor time standards. Prior experience with, or knowledge of, maintenance work to be performed on Classes 1-5 light/medium duty and heavy-duty Class 7-8 trucks, aircraft, or ships. Automotive Service Excellence (ASE) Certifications (T1-T8) are a plus but not required. Commercial Driverss License is a plus but not required. Valid DrDriversLicense (required).