Ryder System *Diesel Mechanic Technician* in JACKSONVILLE, Florida

Opportunity Details:

Position Description:

Exciting Technician Opportunity with a Leader in Logistics where the safety of our employees and customer satisfaction comes first. Ryder System, Inc. offers amazing benefits to include: Medical, Dental, Life Insurance coverage, Ryder Credit Union Account, 401K, Tool purchase program & Discounts, Tuition Reimbursement, CDL Licensing (on-site testing & training provided), Personal Time Off, Vacation Time, Sick Time, and Holiday Pay, Safe and Clean Working Environment, Great Employee Discounts on Cell phones, Electronics, Cars, and more. Uniforms and personal safety equipment are provided along with a boot allowance.

Under close supervision, this position performs minor routine maintenance and repair services on different types of vehicles.

Shift: 1 st Shift – Monday – Saturday – 7:00 a.m. – 3:30 p.m. (*This shift will offer additional $0.50/hr shift differential for working Saturdays. Off Days: Sunday + 1 week day)

Works with the assistance of a T2, T3, T4, TIC SS or SM, when performing technical and diagnostic type repairs. Task assignments are directed by shop management to encourage development in a productive manner.


  • High Diploma or equivalent

  • Post-secondary vocational education strongly preferred

  • Must have minimum tool requirement


  • Ability to understand and communicate effectively, work shift work/weekend as required, perform all entry level tasks, and demonstrate mechanical aptitude

  • Knowledge of and the ability to apply knowledge of computers

  • Some experience in transportation maintenance preferred

  • 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 basic vehicle maintenance

  • Performs component identification and minor repairs

  • Performs preventive maintenance with training and support

  • Performs facility maintenance duties

  • Perform all entry level tasks

  • Diagnoses minor mechanical and electronic problems, utilizing diagnostic computer when applicable

  • Performs other related duties as assigned

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 2017-40559


Posted Date 7/21/2017

Category Technicians/Service Employees

Employment Type Regular - Full Time (4)

Travel Requirements 0-10%

Position Code 7005