Diesel Technician Employment

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Peoria Charter Coach is seeking a Service Technician level 1 (Entry level Technician) to join our great team! This individual will have a minimum of 1-2 years’ experience in diesel repair and troubleshooting. Our guys look out for each other, help each other, and enjoy working together. This is a full time position with benefits and competitive wages, and some weekends will be required. Summary: Tech level 1 is responsible for general maintenance repair, preventative maintenance, and regulatory inspection and repair on the fleet of motor coaches.

Essential Duties and Responsibilities:

  • Diagnose and repair problems in the areas of the engine, component parts, various vehicle items, electrical, HVAC, audio visual, etc.
  • Safely move fleet equipment around the lot and into and out of service bays.
  • Log in and out of repair orders in a computerized shop management system to include, Complaint, Cause, and Correction for each repair.
  • Operate basic shop tools to include; impact wrenches, ladders and other equipment as assigned.
  • Work within the company’s work rules and safety guidance.
  • Must have a valid driver’s license and be willing to obtain CDL with passenger endorsement within the first 6-12 months (for road testing purposes).
  • Good attendance and work ethic is a must!

Preferred applicants will have experience in the following areas:

  • Basic fuel systems
  • Basic diesel engine theory
  • Basic knowledge of brake systems

Applicants must have their own tools, and be willing to keep their work area clean

Pay: Based upon experience

If interested, please email Ashley (ashleyt@peoriacharter.com) with a copy of your resume and references.
We look forward to hearing from you right away!