Florida Kenworth is currently accepting applications for Entry Level and Experienced Diesel Truck Mechanics for the 2nd Shift. Responsibilities include the repair, troubleshooting and maintenance of Class 8 trucks. Candidates must be mechanically inclined and experienced technicians must have 3-5 years experience. Excellent benefits offered. This is a great opportunity to join a progressive work environment and a growing dealer group.

*Please note this will be an ongoing listing. We are always looking for talent!

Responsibilities:

  • Performs corrective and preventative maintenance on medium and heavy duty vehicles.
  • Troubleshoots various systems, to include electrical, drive train, HVAC, brake, engine, and suspension, identifies needed repairs and performs corrective action.
  • Writes up on the repair order an accurate, clear, and detailed description of the cause of failure and the repair procedure(s) used.

Primary Duties:

  • Uses diagnostic equipment to detect and isolate faults in medium and heavy duty vehicles and interprets test results.
  • Reads written fault description on Repair Order and determines the most efficient repair procedure.
  • Communicates with and provides Shop Foreman with accurate and detailed repair information for inclusion on the Repair Order.
  • Obtains supervisor permission to complete diagnosed repairs and/or add additional repairs to a repair.
  • Communicates with parts department personnel to obtain or order the parts necessary to repair vehicles.
  • Performs road test on customer vehicles to assist in problem isolation or to verify repair procedure.
  • Tracks and charges clocked hours to the proper corresponding Repair Order operation.
  • Writes up clear, accurate, and detailed repair description of each operation on the corresponding Repair Order, to include a description of the cause of failure and the correction and/or repair procedure used.
  • Interacts with customers in a professional and positive manner.
  • Assists other technicians with repair procedures as needed.
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