CRST International Diesel Mechanic in Cedar Rapids, Iowa

CRST Lincoln Sales is seeking a Diesel Technician to be located in our Cedar Rapids, Iowa shop immediately.

Job Summary: General repair and preventative maintenance on fleet tractor and trailers.

Essential Duties and Responsibilities

  • Perform required maintenance services on fleet tractors and trailers.
  • Perform tractor PM services as required by DOT 49 CFR 396.
  • Perform trailer PM services as required by DOT 49 CFR 396.
  • Maintain written repair orders to include labor hours, parts used and general comments.
  • Complete written PM inspection forms.
  • Perform lot checks to verify equipment condition, identify potential OOS items and verify load status.
  • Operate class 8 vehicles in yard conditions, move fleet equipment safely around yard and into and out of service facility.
  • Maintain maintenance reference manual to include job codes, standard operating procedures and service bulletins issued by CRST
  • Operate basic shop tools to include; welders, torches, impact wrenches, band saw, scaffolding, ladders and other equipment as assigned.

Minimum Qualifications:

High school diploma or GED is preferred, general mechanical skills relating to class 8 vehicles and trailers.

CRST is an EOE

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Location: Cedar Rapids, IA

Employment duration: Full time