Ryder System Diesel Mechanic Technician in EAST LYME, Connecticut
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You can kick start your career at Ryder:
Room for Growth
Perfect for recent Technical School Grads with an interest in the diesel field
Ryder is a respected leader in the transportation industry. We have an immediate opening for an entry level Mechanic at our East Lyme, Connecticut shop. This role is ideal for a recent Tech School grad with experience. Ryder is a global established company, and we are looking to add to our growing team! At Ryder you'll be eligible for excellent up to date training and benefits!
Take your career to the next level by joining a high performing team of maintenance professionals
What Ryder can offer you:
Ongoing technical training and advancement opportunities
Safe working environment
Great exposure- working on a wide range of equipment
Health, Dental and Vision Insurance and 401K
PTO, Vacation & Sick Time and Holiday Pay
Working for a stable and trusted industry leader founded in 1933
Ryder was recently named #62 of 500 on America’s Best Employers 2015 by Forbes
Uniforms provided along with a Boot Allowance & Tuition Reimbursemen
Under close supervision, this position performs minor to average routine maintenance and repair services on different types of vehicles.
Works with the assistance of a T3, T4, TIC, SS or SM, when performing highly technical and superior diagnostic type repairs. Task assignments are directed by shop management to encourage development in a productive manner.
The T2 Technician performs minor to average repairs and routine maintenance under limited supervision. The T2 may be assigned to work/train directly with a T3 or T4.
High school diploma or equivalent
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
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 standard component inspections and repairs
Performs preventive maintenance
Diagnoses standard mechanical and electronic problems, utilizing diagnostic computer when applicable
Identifies root cause of basic failures/conditions and perform repairs as required
Replaces defective components as instructed
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)
Other support duties as required to support operations. These could include but are not limited to Service Island support.
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 2017-36312
Job Locations US - CT - EAST LYME
Posted Date 1/17/2017
Category Technicians/Service Employees
Employment Type Regular - Full Time (4)
Travel Requirements 0-10%
Position Code 7006