Diesel Mechanic in Davenport, IA at Volt

Date Posted: 1/13/2020

Job Snapshot

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  • Location:
    Davenport, IA
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  • Duration:
    12 weeks
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  • Pay Rate
  • Contact Name
    Volt Branch
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Job Description

 Volt has an immediate opening for an experienced Heavy Equipment and Truck and Trailer mechanic for a busy on site shop for a well known company in the Quad City area. This position reports to our Director of Operations and is responsible for routine maintenance and repair of our vehicles and trailers.

Essential Duties include, but are not limited to:

Repair and replace damaged or worn parts on diesel trucks, backhoes, mini excavators, directional drills, and other company equipment.

Test mechanical products and equipment after repair or assembly to ensure proper performance and compliance with manufacturers' specifications.

Use hand tools such as screwdrivers, pliers, wrenches, pressure gauges, and precision instruments, as well as power tools such as pneumatic wrenches, welding equipment, jacks and hoists.

Perform routine maintenance such as changing oil, checking batteries, and lubricating equipment and machinery.

Keep shop area clean and organized. Manage inventory needs.
Examine parts for damage or excessive wear, using micrometers and gauges.

Schedule DOT equipment inspections.

Maintain repair log to track repairs and/or replacement needs.

Ensure all equipment has proper registration and licensing.

Position Qualifications:

High School diploma or equivalent
Possess and maintain a valid driver’s license and willing to obtain a CDL within first 90 days of employment
Previous experience in similar role or ASE certification preferred

Must be able to pass drug screen, and background.

Volt is an Equal Opportunity Employer. Contact a Volt representative by applying to this posting online for immediate consideration. We look forward to speaking with you soon. Please note:  If you do not meet all the qualifications of the position listed here, please be sure to go to jobs.volt.com to see the other positions we have available that you may qualify.