Hiring Experienced Diesel Mechanics

J&M Tank Lines
Huntsville, Alabama
Nov 20, 2023
Nov 28, 2023
Position Type
Skilled Trade / Labor
Full Time
Organization Type
Corporate, Other Corporate
We are on the hunt for an experienced Mechanic at our Decatur, AL terminal.

The Mechanic is responsible for repairs and the maintenance of Class-8 diesel powered tractors and tank trailers, both internal and external customers, as well as ensuring the road worthiness of company equipment.

Monday - Friday 7am - 3:30pm

We operate late model tractors and trailers!

The ideal candidate will have:
  • Maintenance background in the trucking industry
  • Experience with Kenworth tractors
  • Experience with Cummins & PACCAR engines.

  • Up to $30/hour based on experience

  • Perform preventive maintenance on trucks and trailers while utilizing personal safety equipment as required
  • Move trucks and trailers in and out of shop for maintenance
  • Open repair orders and charge the appropriate parts to the repair order
  • Perform tire inspections/appropriate paperwork to company standards
  • Perform shop clean-up and housekeeping responsibilities as well as other miscellaneous related duties as assigned
  • Inspects and maintains basic vehicle/accessorial worthiness including proper fuel levels and tire air pressure, fluid levels, brakes, lights, and safety equipment and submits reports indicating condition of equipment
  • Comprehend and perform Driver Vehicle Inspection Repair (DVIR) process
  • Install, diagnose and repair Geotab telematic devices
  • Perform trailer preps
  • Trailer and hose inspections per HM-183 standards
  • Perform work on frame rail and sub frame
  • Possesses and demonstrates the ability to perform assigned tasks in a manner that adheres to the companies Safety, Health, Environmental and Security policies

Diagnose and repair:
  • Tire/wheel
  • Brakes & Air Systems
  • Clutch, Linkage and Transmission
  • Mud flaps/hangers
  • Air intake system
  • Start, charging and electrical systems
  • Landing gear and attachments
  • In transit heat systems
  • Coolant Systems
  • HVAC System
  • Fuel System
  • Exhaust Systems
  • Electrical Systems
  • Steering and Suspension

  • Paid vacations and holidays
  • 401k (Company % Match)
  • Medical, Vision, Dental Insurance, Company Life Insurance Policy
  • Weekly pay & additional benefits

  • Must provide own hand tools
  • ASE certification not required but recommended
  • Computer experience a plus
  • Experience with welding, sandblasting, air paint gun operation, tire work, or a CDL license is preferred, but not required