Certified Diesel Mechanic

Houston, TX 77026

Post Date: 02/12/2018 Job ID: 15619 Function: General Labor Pay Rate: TBD

Certified  Diesel Mechanic

A large dealership in Houston with multiple locations seeking certified Diesel Mechanics.   Experience with Ford is required. 

Compensation:  Depends On  Experience

Responsibilities

Determines vehicle condition by conducting inspections and diagnostic tests; identifying worn and damaged parts.
  • Keeps equipment available for use by completing preventive maintenance schedules; installing component and part upgrades; controlling corrosion; completing winterization procedures.
  • Corrects vehicle deficiencies by removing, repairing, adjusting, overhauling, assembling, disassembling, and replacing major assemblies, sub-assemblies, components, parts, or systems, such as, power and drive trains, electrical, air conditioning, fuel, emission, brake, steering, hydraulics; completes machine shop operations; making adjustments and alignments including bearing loads, gear tooth contact, valve mechanisms, governors, oil systems, control linkages, clutches, and traction units.
  • Verifies vehicle performance by conducting test drives; adjusting controls and systems.
  • Complies with federal and state vehicle requirements by testing engine, safety, and combustion control standards.
  • Maintains vehicle appearance by cleaning, washing, and painting.
  • Maintains vehicle records by annotating services and repairs.
  • Keeps shop equipment operating by following operating instructions; troubleshooting breakdowns; maintaining supplies; performing preventive maintenance; calling for repairs.
  • Contains costs by using warranty; evaluating service and parts options.
  • Keeps supplies ready by inventorying stock; placing orders; verifying receipt.
  • Enhances maintenance department and organization reputation by accepting ownership for accomplishing new and different requests; exploring opportunities to add value to job accomplishments.

Requirements
  • Must hold valid Driver' s License with clear driving record for 3 years 
  • Team oriented, flexible, and focused on maintaining a high level of customer service
  • Working knowledge of shop equipment
  • Willing and able to take a background and drug test 
  • Certification with Ford vehicles
  • 3 years of experience
  • Steel toe / reinforced shoes

**Due to the amount of applications received we regret to inform you that we are unable to  personally  respond to every applicant.   Should you be chosen to move  forward,  you  will typically be contacted within 3 weeks.** 

Ashley Courtney
Recruiter - Kingwood Personnel

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