Ryder System Diesel Mechanic Technician in CEDAR RAPIDS, Iowa
Come Work for an Industry Leader - Ryder Offers Training & Room for Growth
We have an immediate opening for a Diesel Technician! Ryder is a global established company, and we are looking to add to our growing team!
At Ryder you'll be exposed to our diverse fleet! You may work on (but not limited to) the following equipment: Detroit, Cummins, Mack, International, Carrier, Volvo and Thermo King!
At Ryder, you'll also be able to take advantage of our excellent hands on training program! We have up-to-date software and training material to take your career to the next level.
This is a diesel tech position that would be ideal for someone that has 6+ years of diesel fleet maintenance experience and a full set of tools!
Interested? Have questions? Call John at (630) 961-7332 or text (630) 453-4731
Check out Ryder's webpage for available opportunities near you!
What Ryder can offer you:
Ongoing technical training and advancement opportunitiesü
Safe working environmentü
Great exposure- working on a wide range of equipmentü
Health, Dental and Vision Insurance and 401Kü
PTO, Vacation & Sick Time and Holiday Payü
Stability – Ryder is a trusted industry leader; founded in 1933ü
Award Winning Employer- Ryder was recently named #62 of 500 on America’s Best Employers 2015 by Forbesü
Uniforms provided along with a Boot Allowanceü
This position must be capable of performing the majority of required maintenance and service on Ryder vehicles with minimal support from others. Works with the assistance of a T4, TIC, SS or SM when performing highly technical or intricate diagnostic type repairs. Task assignments are directed by shop management to encourage skill development in a productive manner.
The Technician III works under general supervision of the designated Shop Supervisor or Service Manager. Exercises some judgment and discretion in resolving issues or making repairs.
Post-secondary vocational education strongly preferred
Must have minimum tool requirement
Must have a valid driver's license
Valid CDL (license A) is highly desired; mandatory in some locations
Must possess state license as required
Must have a minimum of 2 years of experience with mechanical repairs and diagnostics on heavy duty and medium duty equipment.
Must have a minimum of 2 years of experience with mechanical repairs and diagnostics on heavy duty and medium duty equipment
Knowledge of and the ability to apply knowledge of computer skills: PC, Windows, mouse, etc.
This position requires for you to drive Ryder vehicles. In order to become a Ryder employee you must:
Must be able to obtain CDL within 6 months after hire
Pass a Ryder Drug Test
Pass a DOT physical
Pass a Ryder road test
Pass a Ryder Background and Motor vehicle check including Drug and alcohol verification from previous employers for the last 3 years
Important Note: Additional requirements may be required in different locations and/or accounts.
Performs vehicle maintenance and repair duties including:
Performs standard vehicle maintenance
Performs preventive maintenance
Diagnoses complex mechanical and electronic problems utilizing diagnostic computer when applicable
Completes complex and detailed mechanical inspections & repairs with minimal supervision
Replaces defective components as instructed
Works unsupervised on most tasks
Performs facility maintenance duties
Interacts with customers/drivers to properly determine nature of complaint once assigned a task.
Utilizes key functions of Shop Management System and electronic documentation available.
Works in accordance with all federal/ provincial and corporate compliance guidelines (i.e., safety, DOT, MOT).
Acts as mentor for Tech 1 and Tech 2 levels.
Demonstrate the ability to access and use internal and external maintenance documents.
Other support duties as required to support operations. These could include but are not limited to Service Island support
SBTIII trained within 180 days (SBT220)
Complete 2 of the OEM On-Line diagnostic scan tool software courses as required by location fleet mi. (predominant OEM of fleet mix completed within 365days)
Ryder is proud to be an Equal Opportunity Employer and Drug Free workplace. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, religion, color, national origin, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, age, status as a protected veteran, among other things, or status as a qualified individual with disability.
Requisition ID 2017-37501
Job Locations US - IA - CEDAR RAPIDS
Posted Date 4/24/2017
Category Technicians/Service Employees
Employment Type Regular - Full Time (4)
Travel Requirements 0-10%
Position Code 7007