Ryder System Service Employee I in SPRINGFIELD, Illinois

Position Description

It is the responsibility of the Service Employee I to pump gas, inspect dropped-off vehicles, clean windshields and inside dropped-off vehicles, and wash trucks.

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 mid-level diesel tech position that would be ideal for someone that has 3+ years of diesel fleet maintenance experience and a full set of tools!

Interested? Have questions? Call or Text: Kirsten at 224-475-9148 today!

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

  • Tuition Reimbursementü


  • High school diploma or GED equivalent

  • Up to one (1) year of experience preferred ; no experience required

  • Proficiency in English written and verbal communication skills

  • Demonstrated customer service skills; ability to understand customer's verbal communication

  • Understanding of computer hardware and software, especially word processing, spreadsheets, and email. Must be able to read and understand codes and instructions on the computer; must have basic computer skills and ability to perform data entry

  • Must be 18 years of age or older

  • Highly thorough and dependable

  • Ability to:

  • Work flexible schedules including shift work, weekends, holidays

  • Work at different locations

  • Create and maintain professional relationships within all levels of the organization (peers, work groups, customers, and supervisors)

  • Work independently and as a member of a team

  • Flexibility to operate, and self-driven to excel, in a fast-paced environment

  • Capability for multi-tasking and highly organized, with excellent time management skills

  • Detail-oriented with excellent follow-up practices

  • Safety Sensitive Position


  • Fuel Vehicles

  • Wash and detail vehicles

  • Move heavy duty vehicles

  • Perform multi-point inspection on inbound units as required by company policies and procedures; check tire pressure; report service issues to shop

  • Record fuel activity and maintain proper fuel and DEF inventories and reconciliation

  • Maintain fuel island area to Six Sigma standards and policies

  • Perform some facility maintenance; perform minor maintenance tasks as assigned by supervisor

  • Change tires

  • Inspectrefrigeration units on trucks

  • Empty trash

  • Perform other 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 2018-51974

Category Technicians/Service Employees

Employment Type Regular - Full Time (4)

Position Code 7001