Diesel Technician/Mechanic III - Entry Level (Shreveport, LA)

Diesel Technician/Mechanic III - Entry Level (Shreveport, LA)

02 May 2020

Diesel Technician/Mechanic III - Entry Level (Shreveport, LA)

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Help Keep the best fleet up and running!

Position Summary:

As a Penske Technician III, you play a critical role in helping to keep

our customers keep their vehicles in shape and on the road. You will

perform preventative maintenance and minor component repairs on the

newest and best-maintained fleet of vehicles in the industry. If you

are mechanically inclined or have completed any vehicle repair

training, are willing to learn, and interested in a stable career, you

can join our team of over 6000 vehicle repair associates at hundreds of

locations nationwide.

Penske will introduce you to our vehicle maintenance processes,

leading-edge technology, and winning company culture. You will

collaborate with a high-energy, driven teams and leadership that will

provide ongoing training and mentoring to help cultivate the skills and

expertise you need to succeed. We have industry leading vehicle

maintenance and repair technology, clean facilities, and provide all

necessary major shop tools.

You will enjoy competitive starting salaries, generous time off up

to three weeks and paid holidays and sick time, flexible schedules,

excellent benefits, associate incentives and discount programs. At

Penske, you will receive state of the art training each year on a

variety of OEM equipment. Many of our technicians have been trained and

certified through Penske is Technician Certification Program which is

ASE (Automotive Service Excellence) certified as a CASE (Continuing

Automotive Service Education) provider.

Major Responsibilities:

- Primary duties of this role consist of ensuring vehicles are

maintained and safe for our customers.

- Consistently using the tools and technologies provided at Penske to

properly log, research, and complete repairs. This includes performing

basic vehicle diagnostics.

- Conducting Preventative Maintenance repairs to perform minor repairs

such as, install mounted tires, replace or rotate tires and complete

vehicle component lubrication and replacement, some electrical system

repairs, cooling system maintenance on gas and diesel engine vehicles.

- Continuously developing your skills in partnership with your manager

utilizing Penske is available technician training and hands on


- Other projects and tasks as assigned by supervisor

Must be able to work 2nd shift. 2:30 pm -11:00 pm and on Sunday

10:00 am - 7:00 pm.

Off days will be Tuesday and Wednesday.


- Basic mechanical aptitude preferred, demonstrated past problem

solving, tool usage, and repair experience required

- 1-2 years of automotive or diesel experience or education preferred

- High school diploma or equivalent required, vocational or technical

certification in vehicle repair preferred

- A valid driver license is required, and, must either possess a

CDL or have the ability to obtain a CDL license required

- A positive, customer service attitude and effective communication


- Basic computer skills required for data entry into maintenance


- Regular, predictable, full attendance is an essential function of the


- Willingness to work the required schedule, work at the specific

location required, complete Penske employment application, submit to a

background screening to include criminal checks, past employment and

education), the ability to pass a drug screen and physical as required

by the Department of Transportation, and potential travel within a near

geography for training 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


-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


Penske is an Equal Opportunity Employer.

About Penske Truck Leasing

Penske 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 more than 260,000 vehicles, employs

more than 29,000 people, and serves customers from more than 1,000

locations in North America, South America, Europe, Australia, and Asia.

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

http://www.GoPenske.com to learn



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