Website Cox Automotive

Mobile Diesel Technician Job Highlights

Title Mobile Diesel Technician
Type Full Time
Experience 5 Years
Function Management/Manufacturing
Location Bakersfield, CA, United States
Company Cox Automotive

Company Profile

Cox Automotive makes buying, selling, owning, and using vehicles easier for everyone. The global company’s family of brands, including Autotrader®, Clutch Technologies, Dealer.com®, Dealertrack®, Kelley Blue Book®, Manheim®, NextGear Capital®, VinSolutions®, vAuto®, and Xtime®.

CAMFS is the leading provider of on-site mobile maintenance and repair services nationwide, offering mobile on-site fleet service for light-medium, and heavy-duty trucks and trailers.

Job Profile

CAMFS is looking for a Mobile Diesel Technician to join the Field Maintenance Team to support the future growth of the Company.

This is an on-site role and we do not provide emergency road services.

Educational Qualification

  • The applicants should have a High School Diploma or an equivalent combination of education (preferred)
  • ASE certification in Heavy Duty Trucks is a plus.

Work Experience

  • The candidates must have over 5 years of experience in working on Class 8 trucks.

Duties/Responsibilities

  • Accurately complete DOT forms and all other forms of documentation in a timely fashion.
  • Communicate with management and support team via email or phone to obtain approvals on repair estimates, retrieve purchase order numbers or discuss RO findings notes.
  • Diagnose, adjust, and repair various types of truck equipment including, but not limited to the following: electrical/brake/cooling systems, starters/alternators, air conditioning systems, fan clutches, engine electronics, power steering systems, engines (gas/diesel), transmissions (manual and automatic), clutches, differentials, etc.
  • Document and upload pictures of work performed, parts used, and all findings observed on Repair Orders (“RO”) using company-issued Apple iPhone device and our proprietary TRAIT application.
  • Establishes and maintains good working relationships with assigned customers and vendors. Communicate effectively both verbally and in writing.
  • Inspect, test, and listen to defective equipment to diagnose malfunctions, using test instruments such as handheld computers and pressure gauges.
  • Maintain a high level of productivity and be able to work within or close to most standard repair times.
  • Maintain company’s issued service truck, conduct safety checks, and pre/post-trip inspections.
  • Manage parts inventory and equipment provided on a service truck and perform periodic reconciliation.
  • Obtain parts from approved local and national vendors as necessary for the repairs to be performed.
  • Participate in and complete all-in company-required safety training.
  • Perform all work in compliance with organizational safety, health and environmental policies, and federal regulations, including OSHA, EPA, and DOT.
  • Perform routine maintenance such as changing oil, checking batteries, and lubricating equipment.
  • Perform scheduled preventative maintenance (“PM”), DOT Inspections, and follow-up repairs to Class 6-8 trucks (light and heavy) in a mobile/field environment.
  • Respond to call center dispatched unscheduled service and maintenance requests.
  • Road test vehicles to diagnose malfunctions or to ensure that they are working properly.
  • Use basic hand tools, precision instruments, as well as power tools, welding equipment, and jacks.
  • Work with a high degree of independence and manage own daily schedule.

Skills/Knowledge/Abilities

  • Demonstrated ability to work independently, multi-task, and apply initiative.
  • Excellent organizational skills and the ability to balance a variety of tasks.
  • Excellent verbal communication skills. Ability to effectively communicate with customers and their drivers.
  • Must be able to use engine diagnostic software.
  • Must have experience working on Heavy-Duty Diesel engines. Experience with Volvo engines is a plus.
  • Must know how to read HD Class 8 electrical wiring schematics.
  • Must provide own hand tools that are adequate to perform job functions.
  • Needs to be familiar with Air/Heating system.
  • Positive attitude, Safety conscious, good instincts, and self-motivation
  • Proficiency in and ability to obtain certificates for DOT Inspection and Air Brakes repairs
  • Proficiency in the use of Apple iPhone/mobile devices, navigation of mobile applications, and use of email to document repairs and communication. Ability to learn new platforms, such as TRAIT and Web Wrench, MobileFrame, RO Writer, etc.
  • Valid Driver’s License required. CDL-A is preferred but not required.

Benefits/Perks

  • The company offers benefits that may include health care insurance (medical, dental, vision), retirement planning (401k), and paid days off (sick leave, parental leave, flexible vacation/wellness days, and/or PTO).

Employer’s Statement

Cox is an Equal Employment Opportunity Employer. All qualified applicants/employees will receive consideration for employment without regard to that individual’s age, race, color, religion or creed, national origin or ancestry, sex (including pregnancy), sexual orientation, gender, gender identity, physical or mental disability, veteran status, genetic information, ethnicity, citizenship, or any other characteristic protected by law.

To apply for this job please visit jobs.coxenterprises.com.

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