Mechanic - Diesel - Jerome, Idaho
Company: Dairy Farmers of America, Inc.
Location: Twin Falls
Posted on: September 16, 2022
General Purpose: To support the maintenance and repair of milk
trucks and trailers ensuring that equipment is available and in
optimal operating condition.
Duties and Responsibilities:
Responds to maintenance requests from drivers, safety coordinator,
DOT coordinator, shop foreperson, transportation supervisor, and
Maintains, repairs or replaces brakes; steering mechanisms;
springs; air bags; lights; air conditioners; water, fuel, oil, and
air filters; coolant and chemicals; transmissions; tire air
pressure; tire tread; chassis; brakes; drive lines; u-joints; air
tanks; batteries; air lines; power cords; wipers; windshields;
mirrors; engines; drive train components or other equipment as
Conducts periodic inspections, diagnoses problems, and takes action
to bring equipment to optimal operating condition and eliminating
unsafe operating conditions.
Verifies equipment is in compliance with DOT specifications.
Performs annual vehicle inspection in compliance with state
Conducts annual yearly admissions tests in compliance with state
Operates arc and mig weld equipment.
Pay and Benefits:
Competitive pay based on experience
401k Employer Match
Accidental Death and Dismemberment
Short Term and Long Term Disability
Paid Sick Time
Required Minimum Qualifications:
Education and Experience:
Must have high school diploma or GED
At least two years experience as a diesel Class 8 vehicle
Necessary Knowledge, Skills and Abilities:
Must be able to read and understand driver inspection reports
Must be able to communicate effectively both orally and in
Must be able to provide and use personal hand tools appropriate for
working on heavy equipment
Must have knowledge and understanding of DOT regulations
Physical Demands and Work Environment:
Must be able to lift 75 lbs
Must be able to pass a physical demands analysis
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