Lead Diesel Mechanic

    • Job Tracking ID: 512455-752656
    • Job Location: Pontiac, MI
    • Job Level: Management
    • Level of Education: Any
    • Job Type: Full-Time/Regular
    • Date Updated: December 10, 2020
    • Starting Date: November 2, 2020
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Job Description:

Asphalt Specialists, Inc., is looking for a qualified Lead Diesel Mechanic to performs maintenance and repairs on heavy-duty trucks, semi-trailers and or heavy equipment. The applicant must have experience supervising a group of at least 7 employees. We have 1st and 2nd shift available. The person must be willing to work overtime.

Experience and Skills:

  • Direct and supervise the activities of the Truck Shop Mechanics. Responsible for the training and development of all mechanics.
  • Coordinate and monitor new and in-progress shop work
  • Open, close work orders and order parts
  • Review work orders for accuracy and completeness, and the appropriateness of parts and labor
  • Monitor inventory
  • Maintain a clean and organized shop
  • Repair truck and trailers and related equipment
  • Diagnose and repair problems related to hydraulic components, steering systems, and braking systems of equipment
  • Weld necessary parts for repair of equipment
  • Excellent leadership skills
  • Ability to manage and delegate work
  • Must be organized and able to prioritize and multi-task
  • 5+ years’ experience with maintaining commercial vehicles and heavy equipment.
  • Must own your own tools.
  • Valid Class A license and current medical card prefer
  • Physically able to push, pull, lift, stand and kneel
  • Must be dependable and able to work under pressure