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Diesel Mechanic Technician Night Shift

Company: XPO
Location: Charlotte
Posted on: November 18, 2023

Job Description:



Solutions driven success. XPO is a top ten global provider of transportation services, with a highly integrated network of people, technology and physical assets. At XPO, we look for employees who like a challenge and can communicate effectively in all situations. We want to leverage your skills and years of experience to drive positive results while ensuring a bright future for yourself and XPO. If you're looking for a growth opportunity, join us at XPO. Pay, benefits and more.

  • Pay starts at $30.48/hour
  • Monday - Friday operation
  • Quarterly tool allowance to grow your tool kit
  • Full health insurance benefits on day one
  • Life and disability insurance
  • Earn up to 13 days PTO over the course of your first year
  • 9 paid company holidays
  • 401(k) option with company match
  • Education assistance What you'll do on a typical day:
    • Perform routine maintenance functions and adjustments on all types of class 6 through 8 diesel equipment, forklifts, and trailing equipment
    • Access any of the equipment to perform necessary maintenance, including inspecting and performing work in, on or under part of the equipment
    • Repair or rebuild all or parts of various equipment systems
    • Troubleshoot and diagnose equipment and component issues and perform repairs accordingly
    • Perform HVAC system repairs
    • Work in accordance with DOT, EPA, Interstate Authority, OSHA and other rules and regulations
    • Conduct safety inspections on equipment and prepare safety documentation as needed
    • Maintain proficiency with equipment and technologies that enhance productivity
    • Move trailers throughout the property, operating a hostler in all types of weather
    • Enter job times and parts on repair orders to track activity
    • Operate specialized tooling and vehicles
    • Ensure work area is always clean, safe, and organized
    • Interact with operations and shop management What you need to succeed at XPO: At a minimum, you'll need:
      • 2 years of experience in tractor and trailer inspection and repair -OR- a technical school degree with certification in heavy duty truck/trailer maintenance
      • To obtain EPA HVAC Refrigerant Recovery and Recycling Certification within 90 days of hire (ASE, MACS or equivalent)
      • A valid driver's license
      • Basic welding skills (Oxy/Acetylene, MIG and ARC)
      • Basic hand tools required for heavy duty trailer and tractor maintenance
      • Basic computer skills
      • Basic mechanical skills
      • Brake inspection qualified as defined in the Federal Motor Carrier Safety Administration regulations, Section 396.25
      • Vehicle Inspection qualified as defined in the Federal Motor Carrier Safety Administration regulations, Section 396.19
      • Availability to work a variety of shifts, including days, evenings, nights, and weekends It'd be great if you also have:
        • High school diploma or equivalent
        • Prior mechanical experience such as automotive or skilled trades
        • Previous or current ASE certifications
        • Diesel tech school diploma
        • Experience with trailer repair, diesel engine system diagnostics and preventive maintenance for tractor technicians
        • Ability to diagnose and repair vehicle air conditioning systems This job requires the ability to:
          • Lift up to 50 lbs. frequently and more than 75 lbs. occasionally
          • Safely walk and stand for extended periods of time on various surfaces that may be uneven or slippery, including working outdoors in inclement weather
          • Reach (including above your head), bend, climb, push, pull, twist, squat and kneel
          • Walk and stand for extended periods of time on a loading dock that is not climate-controlled and may be slippery Be part of something big. We are proud to be an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer. Qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, sex, disability, veteran or other protected status. All applicants who receive a conditional offer of employment may be required to take and pass a pre-employment drug test.
            The above statements are not an exhaustive list of all required responsibilities, duties and skills for this job classification.
            Review XPO's candidate privacy statement here.

Keywords: XPO, Charlotte , Diesel Mechanic Technician Night Shift, Engineering , Charlotte, North Carolina

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