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Fleet Mechanic Lead

Company: PetroCard
Location: Kent
Posted on: May 27, 2023

Job Description:


  • Hourly rate $32/hr minimum, more depending on experience and eligible for overtime.
  • 401k Plan with dollar-for-dollar company match up to 5%.
  • Heavily subsidized Medical/Dental/Vision plans for individual and family coverage.
  • Company paid Short-Term and Long-Term Disability insurance.
  • Company paid Basic Life and AD&D Insurance with buy up options for self and family.
  • Generous Paid Time Off and paid holidays.
  • Employee Fuel Discount. Summary
    Safety and compliance are our highest priorities, and they should be yours as well. As a Lead Fleet Mechanic, you will use your mechanical training and experience to ensure our transportation vehicles are safe, well maintained and in good working condition, minimizing downtime or impacts to our customer deliveries. You will also be responsible for coordinating the day-to-day work of the other mechanics in the shop. Besides being technically strong, you should also have a passion for directing and developing other team members. The shift for this position is Monday-Friday, 10:30 am to 7:00 pm.
    Key Responsibilities
    As the Lead Fleet Mechanic, you will be accountable for the following:
    • Manage and oversee the daily work assignments and projects of two fleet mechanics.
    • Demonstrated ability to diagnose and repair:
      • Engines: gas and diesel, as well as turbos, injectors, cooling systems.
      • Power trains: differentials, transmissions, clutches, drive shafts, PTOs, and wheel ends
      • Electrical: starters, alternators, HVAC, and steering systems
      • Electronic: ECMs, ECUs, sensors
      • Brakes: ABS, suspension systems (air and spring)
      • Perform preventive maintenance, inspections and scheduled services on truck and trailer equipment.
      • Identify warranty or recall repairs and document as per company protocol.
      • Uphold Department of Transportation and Department of Ecology safety and environmental standards.
      • Safely weld, operate hand tools, hydraulic lifts, pneumatic tools, and other power equipment.
      • Use sound and test instruments and gauges to diagnose malfunctions.
      • Maintain a safe, clean and well-organized work area.
      • Maintain and foster team building and communications with all departments.
      • Support an "on call" schedule by taking a rotation periodically and support road calls as needed. Education and Experience
        • Associate degree or equivalent from two-year college or technical school; or high school diploma and two to three years' related experience and/or training; or equivalent combination of education and experience.
        • Valid Driver's License; CDL with hazmat and tanker endorsements preferred.
        • Demonstrated proficiency using shop tools and must have own set of hand tools.
        • Ability to read and interpret written, verbal, and other forms of communication and respond verbally and/or in writing.
        • Ability to perform basic math calculations, understand units of measurement, and solve moderately complex problems when given general information.
        • Must possess an understanding of vehicle safety and environmental regulations.
        • Specific knowledge of petroleum tank trucks, diesel and gas vehicles, and petroleum equipment is preferred.
        • Basic computer skills and working knowledge of Cummins Insite and Detroit Diagnosticlink systems preferred.
        • Ability to perform the physical demands of the role.

Keywords: PetroCard, Kent , Fleet Mechanic Lead, Professions , Kent, Washington

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