• Penske
  • Berwyn , Pennsylvania
  • Miscellaneous
  • Full-Time

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Diesel Technician/Mechanic II
United States-Pennsylvania-Berwyn
Position Summary: Penske Technician II will generally assist in the
repair and diagnosis of major components or remove/replace major
components of various truck and trailer equipment at the direction of
Lead Technician or Maintenance Supervisor. Expectations include the
ability to diagnose and repair the following with little or no
supervision: Clutches, PTO Systems, Electric Systems, Hydraulic/ Air
Brake systems, Heating/ Air Conditioning Systems, Instruments and
Gauges, and Preventive Maintenance Service.
This position is located at 1050 Swedesford Rd., Berwyn, PA. Major
Responsibilities: - Demonstrate proficiency in the repair and
diagnosis of - with some assistance: Engines (gas and diesel), Power
train to include differentials, transmissions, clutches, drive shafts,
PTO's and wheel ends, Electrical systems including starters and
alternators, HVAC systems, Steering systems, Electronics to include
ECM's, ECU's, sensors etc., Engine bolt on items such as turbos, fan
clutches, injectors, cooling system etc., Brake systems including ABS,
Suspension systems (spring and air)- Perform mechanical and general
appearance reconditioning of equipment for "trade-ins" and prepare new
equipment for delivery.- Identify and determine parts required for
repair of disassembled units- Perform all levels of preventive
maintenance services on truck and trailer equipment- Identify
warrantable repairs and document on repair order- Maintain work area
appearance and safety- Road test Vehicles when necessary to diagnose
malfunctions or to ensure that they are working properly.- Use hand
tools such as screwdrivers, pliers, wrenches, pressure gauges, and
precision instruments, as well as power tools such as pneumatic
wrenches, welding equipment, and jacks and hoists.- Inspect brake
systems, steering mechanisms, wheel bearings, and other important
parts to ensure that they are in proper operating condition.- Perform
routine maintenance such as changing oil, checking batteries, and
lubricating equipment and machinery.- Adjust and replace brakes,
tighten bolts and screws, and reassemble equipment.- Raise trucks,
buses, and heavy parts or equipment using hydraulic jacks or hoists. Inspect, test, and listen to defective equipment to diagnose
malfunctions, using test instruments such as handheld computers, motor
analyzers, chassis charts, and pressure gauges.- Examine and adjust
protective guards, loose bolts, and specified safety devices.Inspect
and verify dimensions and clearances of parts to ensure conformance to
factory specifications.- Specialize in repairing and troubleshooting
of major components such as engine, transmissions and differentials,
to include replacing complete assemblies, turbochargers, fuel system
components etc.- Other projects and tasks as assigned by supervisor
- 2-4 years practical experience with tractor trailer maintenance
required- High school diploma or equivalent required Vocational/Technical or certification preferred- Specialized training
in the repair and replacement of vehicle components preferred Proficiency in the use of shop tools required- A valid drivers license
is required- Current CDL license with air brake certification
preferred, willingness to acquire CDL if you do not have one.- Basic
computer skills preferred for data entry into maintenance systems. Ability to work in non-climate controlled conditions required Regular, predictable, full attendance is an essential function of the
- Willingness to travel as necessary within the district (customers
yards, close geographical area and training sites), work the required
schedule, work at the specific location required, complete Penske
employment application, submit to a background investigation (to
include past employment, education, and criminal history) and drug
screening are required.
Physical Requirements:-The physical and mental demands described here
are representative of those that must be met by an associate to
successfully perform the essential functions of this job. Reasonable
accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to
perform the essential functions.
-The associate will be required to remember and understand certain
instructions, guidelines or other information. The associate must be
able to see and verbally
communicate. Specific vision abilities required by this job include
close vision, distance vision, peripheral vision, depth perception and
the ability to adjust focus.
-While performing the duties of this job, the associate will be
required to move frequently, stand, walk, and sit. The associate is
frequently required to use hands to touch, handle, and feel, and to
reach with hands and arms. The associate must be able to regularly
lift and/or move up to 50lbs/23kg and occasionally lift and/or move up
to 100lbs/45kg.
Penske is an Equal Opportunity Employer. About Penske Truck LeasingPenske
Truck Leasing Co., L.P., headquartered in Reading, Pennsylvania, is a
partnership of Penske Corporation, Penske Automotive Group and Mitsui
& Co., Ltd. A leading global transportation services provider, Penske
operates a premier fleet of vehicles and serves its customers from
locations in North America, South America, Europe, Australia, and
Asia. Penske s product lines include full-service truck leasing,
contract maintenance, commercial and consumer truck rentals, used
truck sales, transportation and warehousing management and supply
chain management solutions. Visit **************** to learn more.
Vehicle Maintenance/Mechanics/Technicians

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