Diesel Mechanic

Dayton, New Jersey
Industry (Production Occupations)
Job Type
Working Hours
8:00 AM - 5:00 PM
US$ 22.00 - US$ 27.00 per hour
Ref. Number
Devin Sypher, Spherion
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Job Description

Our Client is looking for an experienced Diesel Mechanic to join their growing team. This position is direct hire and flexible with pay and hours.

*Determine vehicle condition by conducting inspections and diagnostic tests;
identifying worn and damaged parts.
*Keep equipment available for use by completing preventive maintenance
schedules, installing component and part upgrades, controlling corrosion,
completing winterization procedures.
*Verify vehicle performance by conducting test drives; adjusting controls and
*Comply with federal and state vehicle requirements by testing engine, safety, and
combustion control standards
*Contain costs by properly following warranty procedures.
*Update job knowledge by participating in educational opportunities; reading
technical and regulation publications.
*Enhance maintenance department and organization reputation by accepting
ownership for accomplishing new and different requests; exploring opportunities
to add value to job accomplishments.

Working hours: 8:00 AM - 5:00 PM

*3+ years of diesel truck/engine repair experience required OR completion of a diesel or automotive program from a trade or technical school.
*High School Diploma/GED and Trade or Vocational Training preferred
*Certifications in related fields preferred (Cummins, Allison, CAT)
*NJ State MVC Inspection license preferred
*Must have a valid driver's license; CDL license or ability and willingness to obtain a CDL preferred
*Good written and verbal skills and computer proficiency required
*Must have a good set of basic working hand tools
*Must be willing to work flexible shifts and over time as needed
*Must be able to meet physical requirements of position (lifting up to 100lbs, bending, climbing, standing for duration of shift, etc.)
*Must be able to pass a pre-employment background check, drug test and MVR check.
*Basic computer usage


4-7 years


*Overtime Pay
*Health Insurance (after 90 days)
*Paid Sick Days
*Paid Holidays
*Vacation Days
*Ongoing training opportunities

Spherion has helped thousands of people just like you find work happiness! Our experienced staff will listen carefully to your employment needs and then work diligently to match your skills and qualifications to the right job and company. Whether you're looking for temporary, temp-to-perm or direct hire opportunities, no one works harder for you than Spherion. EEO Employer: Race, Religion, Color, National Origin, Citizenship, Sex, Sexual Orientation, Gender Identity, Age, Disability, Ancestry, Veteran Status, Genetic Information, Service in the Uniformed Services or any other classification protected by law.

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