Uses proper tools and written procedures to ensure quality repair work
Operates all equipment safely
Conducts state inspections for company vehicles
Drives trucks into shop for repair
Stores all related chemical and materials used in shop in a safe manner
Cleans shop on a daily basis or as directed
Inspect truck prior to operation and report any mechanical, safety or quality control issues immediately to supervisor
Observes all DOT and state/federal regulations while operating truck
Cleans and washes truck as needed
Performs routine maintenance and service work as directed.
Maintains good working relationships with customers, shippers, etc.
Any other duties as requested directed or assigned by the manager/supervisor.
Assist in snow removal as needed and directed.
Job Requirements: Education and Experience:
High School graduate or equivalent
2 – 5 years of experience in heavy truck mechanics
Additional training/coursework in Auto/Diesel Mechanics
Licenses / Certifications
Valid PA Class A Commercial Driver’s License and willingness to operate motor vehicles in the course of employment
Class 7 Inspection License
Knowledge Skills & Abilities:
Working knowledge of tools, materials, methods and practices used in auto and diesel mechanics.
Ability to operate power and manual tools
Must be highly motivated and able to work independently
Ability to meet attendance schedule with dependability and consistency
Equipment To Be Used:
All related truck maintenance equipment
Technician will provides own tools
Will be trained on snow removal equipment
Typical Physical Demands: The physical demands described here are representative of those that must be met by an employee to successfully perform the essential functions of this job. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.
Typical Mental Demands:
Ability to work under stress with interruptions and deadlines
Ability to interpret a variety of instructions furnished in written, oral, diagram or schedule form
Ability to master basic math skills
Ability to think logically in following procedures and instructions
Employees are expected to work in a manner consistent with Zook Molasses, Good Food Inc. and L & S Sweeteners’ Operating Principles: specifically work and act as a team player in all interactions with other company employee’s; provide a high level of customer service at all times; project and maintain a positive image with those contacted in the course of work; develop and maintain collaborative and respectful working relationships with co-workers and others; consistently provide quality service.
Standard workdays Monday through Friday and occasional weekends as necessary to complete the requirements of the position. Hours may vary.