Knight Transportation Diesel Mechanic in Sparks, Nevada
Primary Purpose and Essential Functions: Complete a quality preventative maintenance inspection and repairs on all company owned equipment, to include tractors, trailers, refrigerated units and support equipment.
Perform preventative maintenance on all equipment to appropriate specifications (OEM, DOT, company, etc.).
Inspect, analyze, troubleshoot, diagnose and perform minor and/or complex repairs for all equipment.
Disassemble, repair and re-assemble of Heavy Truck & Trailer components; including but not limited to; refrigerated units, diesel engines, transmissions, axels and any other components or systems.
Perform tire maintenance to include: repairs, failure analysis, coding, identification.
May be required to test drive equipment if certified.
Maintain a clean and safe work environment.
Maintain a positive work atmosphere by acting and communicating in a manner which facilitates the success of business operations in order to meet company demands and expectations.
Proactively work to assist others in achieving the organization's objectives.
Skills: Must possess demonstrated superior customer service skills. Must be able to read and understand repair manuals. Must be able to complete/fill tags and repair orders. Must be able to use and learn various diagnostic software used on tractor/trailers. Must possess excellent computer skills.
Education: High School, GED or combination of training and/or experience required.
Requires 2 years experience.