Diesel Mechanic - Houston/La Porte, TX

Trimac - La Porte , Texas
Not Applicable | Mechanic | Not Applicable

Diesel Technician (Tractor/Trailer)

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We are currently seeking a Heavy-duty Diesel Technician for our shop in Houston /LaPorte, TX.  National Tank Services, a division of Trimac, is a North American leader in the cleaning and maintenance industry. With over 39 locations, National Tank Services offers career progression, competitive pay, benefits, and job security.  If you're looking for a safety-oriented company, partner with National Tank Services!

Technician Pay:

  • $22-28+ /hr (commensurate upon experience)

Technician Hours: 

  • Full Time
  • Monday - Friday
  • 7:30am - 4:30pm

Technician Benefits:

  • Paid weekly direct deposit
  • Paid orientation training
  • Holiday and vacation pay 
  • Medical, dental, and vision insurance
  • Employee Assistance Program
  • Life insurance, disability insurance 
  • Flexible Spending Accounts (Health & Dependent Care)
  • 401 (K)Profit sharing with company match (fully vested after 3 years)
  • Consistent, year-round work

Duties/Responsibilities:

  • Performs repairs and preventative maintenance on diesel "heavy-duty" trucks primarily, may also work on chemical trailers, including chemical tankers and dry bulk units
  • Diesel work duties typically include all aspects of truck repair other than bodywork, to include computer diagnostics on engine/transmission/chassis, emissions system repairs, transmission/clutch/linkage; electrical; starting systems; engine PM; A/C; and other typical truck repairs
  • Trailer repair duties typically include checking running gear including brakes, tires/wheels, air systems, suspension, electrical systems & lights
  • Trailer HM183 inspection experience preferred
  • Both truck and trailer DOT inspections will be done
  • Able to change/fix tires and wheels 

Experience/Requirements:

  • Valid Driver License
  • 3-4 years experience preferred
  • Previous experience with all types and makes of tractors and trailers heavy-duty diesel trucks
  • May work above shoulder level with power and /or hand tools weighing 15 pounds or less and in confined spaces
  • Must meet physical requirements of the position and have mobility, vision, hearing, and sense of smell and dexterity levels appropriate to the duties performed.
  • May stand and walk on level and uneven surfaces, twist, bend, push, pull, crouch, climb stairs, bend and crawl, grasp, drag, lift and carry items weighing 50 lbs or less
  • No previous driving record involving the consumption of illegal or intoxicating substances

Trimac Safety Commitment

  • We make Safety a part of every decision
  • We make Safety personal
  • We have the courage to intervene

Trimac Transportation is an equal opportunity employer that is committed to employment equity. We value a diverse workforce and are committed to hiring practices that are fair and equitable.

Branch Location: 2401 Independence Parkway S La Porte, TX 77571

Posted: September 15, 2021
Job ID: 94603

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