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Mobile Diesel Mechanic II $3000 New Hire Bonus

Remote - Florida Eastern Timezone

Company

Cox Automotive - USA

Job Family Group

Vehicle Operations

Job Profile

Mobile Diesel Tech II

Management Level

Individual Contributor

Flexible Work Option

No remote option; must work at a specified Cox location

Travel %

Yes 100% of the time

Work Shift

Variable

Compensation

Hourly base pay rate is $25.58 - $38.37/hour. The hourly base rate may vary within the anticipated range based on factors such as the ultimate location of the position and the selected candidate’s knowledge, skills, and abilities. Position may be eligible for additional compensation that may include commission (annual, monthly, etc.) and/or an incentive program.

Job Description

*** If you have any questions or to connect with a recruiter while your application is being reviewed, please Text DFS3 to 317-597-8130 ***

***$3000.00 New Hire Bonus 50% after 30 days and 50% after 180 Days***

****Veterans encouraged to apply****

Fleet Services – A Cox Automotive Company keeps your fleet moving!

Headquartered in Indianapolis, Fleet Services by Cox Automotive has grown to become one of the largest fleet maintenance companies in the country.

 Fleet Services is the leading provider of on-site mobile maintenance and repair services nationwide, offering mobile on-site fleet service for light medium, and heavy-duty trucks and trailers. Fleet Services also services customers utilizing its 50+ nationwide service centers; each offering accident repair, painting, refurbishment, and heavy mechanical repair. We are supported by a 24/7 in-house call-center and provide scheduled maintenance services and unscheduled services to fleets anywhere, anytime.

Fleet Services By Cox Automotive is currently hiring a Mobile Diesel Technician Level II.

The Mobile Diesel Technician Level II will be responsible for performing licensed DOT inspections, Preventative Maintenance inspections, light and follow-up repairs, light mechanical/hydraulic/electrical and electronic diagnostics, and other duties as assigned.  The Mobile Diesel Technician II can perform more advanced diagnostics and repairs under the supervision of a Sr Mobile Diesel Technician or higher. The Diesel Technician II continues to learn additional advanced mechanical skills and diagnostic techniques.  A successful Diesel Technician II complies with all company policies and achieves high level performance metrics.

DUTIES:

  • Perform scheduled preventative maintenance (“PM”), DOT Inspections and follow up repairs on light, medium and heavy-duty vehicles in a mobile/field environment.
  • Perform minor adjustment and repairs on various types of truck equipment including, but not limited to the following: Electrical/Brake/Cooling Systems, Starters/Alternators, Fan clutches, Engine electronics, Diesel steering systems, Engines (gas and diesel), Transmissions (manual and automatic), Clutches, Differentials, etc.
  • Diagnose, adjust, and repair various types of truck equipment including, but not limited to the following: Electrical/Brake/Cooling Systems, Starters/Alternators, Air conditioning systems, Fan clutches, Engine electronics, Diesel steering systems, Engines (gas and diesel), Transmissions (manual and automatic), Clutches, Differentials, etc.
  • Inspect, test, and listen to defective equipment to diagnose malfunctions, using test instruments such as handheld computers and pressure gauges.
  • Road test vehicles to diagnose malfunctions and to ensure that they are working properly.
  • Identify problems, determine accuracy and relevance of information, using sound judgment to generate and evaluate alternatives.
  • Independently manage parts inventory and equipment provided on company-issued service truck and perform periodic reconciliation.
  • Maintain and operate company-issued service vehicle, conduct safety checks, and pre-/post-trip inspections of vehicle.
  • Work with and listen effectively to clients and customers to assess their needs, providing information or assistance, resolving their problems, or satisfying their expectations.
  • Manage concurrent assigned tasks, making effective judgments as to prioritizing work related activities and time allocations.
  • Use hand tools, precision instruments, as well as Diesel tools, welding equipment, lift and jacks.
  • Document according to company standards and upload pictures of work performed, parts used, and all findings observed on Repair Orders (“RO”) using company-issued iOS device and our proprietary TRAIT application.
  • Accurately complete DOT forms and all other forms of documentation in a timely fashion.
  • Work with a high degree of independence and manage own daily schedule.
  • Maintain a high level of productivity and be able to work within or close to most Standard Repair Times.
  • Obtain parts from approved local and national vendors as necessary for the repairs to be performed.
  • Communicate with management and support team via email or phone to obtain approvals on repair estimates, retrieve purchase order numbers and/or discuss RO findings notes.
  • Perform all work in compliance with organizational safety, health and environmental policies, and federal regulations, to include OSHA, EPA, and DOT.
  • Maintain company issued service truck, conduct safety checks and daily pre/post trip inspections.

REQUIREMENTS:

  • High School Diploma/GED and 3 years’ experience in a related field. The right candidate could also have a different combination, such as any level degree/certification beyond a HS diploma/GED in a related discipline; or 5 years’ experience in a related field.
  • Safe drivers needed; valid driver’s license required
  • Valid DOT Medical Card or ability to obtain one prior to employment or within 72 hours of hire
  • Possess and supply a set of hand tools necessary to perform required job duties.
  • Obtain Automotive Service Excellence (ASE) certification T8 (PMI) within eighteen (18) months.
  • Must be at least 21 years or older.

REQUIRED CERTIFICATIONS OR OBTAINED WITHIN 18 MONTHS

  • ASE T8 (PMI) certification

PREFERRED CERIFICATIONS

  • ASE T3 (Drivetrain) certification
  • ASE T4 (Brakes) certification
  • ASE T5 (Suspension) certification
  • ASE T6 (Electrical and Electronic Systems)
  • ASE T7 (HVAC) certification
  • ASE 608/609 certification*

SKILLS & ABILITIES

  • Understand the implications of new information for both current and future problem-solving and decision-making.
  • Ability to lift, bend, climb, stand, and walk for long periods of time; ability to perform moderately heavy laboring work
  • Ability to exert oneself physically over long periods of time without tiring, which may include performing repetitive tasks.
  • Communicates information (for example, facts, ideas, or messages) in a succinct and organized manner.  Engages in effective two-way communication with individuals and groups.
  • Ability to determine the type of tools and equipment needed.
  • Ability to accurately judge which of several objects is closer or farther away from the observer, or the distance between an object and the observer.
  • Use logic and reasoning to identify the strengths and weaknesses of alternative solutions, conclusions, or approaches to problems.

Why Fleet Services By Cox Automotive?

  • Safe driving & Tech efficiency bonuses
  • Safety Boots & Safety Glasses reimbursement
  • Extreme weather gear (Cold & Hot)
  • Uniforms provided with laundry service where available
  • Take the service truck home daily (stop paying for gas!)
  • Laptop & company cellphone provided 
  • Technical training provided to advance your career
  • Dedicated career path – ‘Over 50% of our front-line managers are promoted from within’.

Benefits:

  • Health, dental, vision insurance starts DAY ONE of employment.
  • 401(k) matching starts after 90 days, 100%-match up to 6% contribution and an additional 2% discretionary contribution by the company.
  • Accrue up to 192 hours (4-weeks and 4-days) of Paid Time Off starting the first year of employment.
  • Tuition Assistance/Reimbursement
  • Adoption/Surrogacy assistance
  • Pet Insurance
  • Multiple ERG, diversity groups, and company paid volunteer hours.
  • Employee discounts on new vehicle purchases, cellphone plans, ridesharing, home/rental insurance, wellness/fitness incentives and much more.

Benefits

Employees are eligible to receive a minimum of sixteen hours of paid time off every month and seven paid holidays throughout the calendar year. Employees are also eligible for additional paid time off in the form of bereavement leave, time off to vote, jury duty leave, volunteer time off, military leave, parental leave, and COVID-19 vaccination leave.

About Us

Through groundbreaking technology and a commitment to stellar experiences for drivers and dealers alike, Cox Automotive employees are transforming the way the world buys, owns, sells – or simply uses – cars. Cox Automotive employees get to work on iconic consumer brands like Autotrader and Kelley Blue Book and industry-leading dealer-facing companies like vAuto and Manheim, all while enjoying the people-centered atmosphere that is central to our life at Cox. Benefits of working at Cox may include health care insurance (medical, dental, vision), retirement planning (401(k)), and paid days off (sick leave, parental leave, flexible vacation/wellness days, and/or PTO). For more details on what benefits you may be offered, visit our benefits page. Cox is an Equal Employment Opportunity employer – All qualified applicants/employees will receive consideration for employment without regard to that individual’s age, race, color, religion or creed, national origin or ancestry, sex (including pregnancy), sexual orientation, gender, gender identity, physical or mental disability, veteran status, genetic information, ethnicity, citizenship, or any other characteristic protected by law. Cox provides reasonable accommodations when requested by a qualified applicant or employee with disability, unless such accommodations would cause an undue hardship.

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Job Profile

Regions

North America

Countries

United States

Benefits/Perks

401(k) matching Bereavement leave COVID-19 vaccination leave Employee Discounts Flexible work option Jury duty leave Military leave Paid holidays Paid Time Off Paid Volunteer Hours Parental leave Pet Insurance Time off to vote Variable Compensation Volunteer time off

Skills

Alternators Clutches Communication Cooling Systems Diagnostic Techniques Diesel Maintenance Diesel Steering Systems Differentials DOT Inspections Engine Electronics Engines Fan Clutches Fleet Services Mechanical Mechanical Repair Operations Preventative maintenance Preventative Maintenance inspections Repair Services Starters Transmissions Vehicle Inspection Welding

Tasks
  • Diagnose, adjust, and repair various types of truck equipment
  • Independently manage parts inventory and equipment provided on company-issued service truck
  • Inspect, test, and listen to defective equipment to diagnose malfunctions
  • Maintain and operate company-issued service vehicle
  • Manage parts inventory
  • Manage parts inventory and equipment
  • Operate company-issued service vehicle
  • Perform scheduled preventative maintenance
  • Road test vehicles to diagnose malfunctions
Education

GED High school diploma

Certifications

DOT Inspection License DOT Inspections

Restrictions

No remote option No remote option; must work at a specified Cox location

Timezones

America/Anchorage America/Chicago America/Denver America/Los_Angeles America/New_York Pacific/Honolulu UTC-10 UTC-5 UTC-6 UTC-7 UTC-8 UTC-9