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!

Whats the Job?

Ready to accelerate your career while helping our customers move

forward? As a Technician III at Penske, youll do exactly that. Here,

youll do preventative maintenance and minor repairs on the newest and

best maintained fleet of vehicles in the industry. You will help our

customers keep their vehicles in shape and on the road.

Whether youre looking for your first job out of school or have some

vehicle repair experience and are looking to switch gears, Technician

III may be a great fit for you.

Why is this job awesome? For starters, no day is the same. Youll get

to work on lots of different types of equipment”not just one

manufacturer. We work hard to get the job done, but we also make sure

you have the time you need to do the job right. Safety and reliability

are our top priorities.

Working alongside experienced supervisors and master technicians, well

teach you about our vehicle maintenance processes and the cutting-edge

technology we use. And we will make sure you are getting the industry

certified training you need to succeed and grow your career. Youll

learn from the best in the industry. We also take pride in how clean

our facilities are, and we provide you with all the necessary major

shop tools.

If you are mechanically inclined or have completed any vehicle repair

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

a lot of opportunity for growth, join our team.

Main Responsibilities:

- Making sure vehicles are maintained and safe for our customers

- Using Penskes tools and technologies to log, research and complete

repairs, including basic vehicle diagnostics

- Doing preventative maintenance repairs”like replacing or rotating

tires”and completing vehicle component lubrication and replacement,

some electrical system repairs, and cooling system maintenance on gas

and diesel engine vehicles

- Partnering with your manager to learn new skills using Penskes

technician training and hands-on coaching

- Working on other projects and tasks as assigned by supervisor

Why Penske is for You:

- Competitive starting salary

- Career stability

- Opportunity for growth

- Excellent benefits, including lots of time off

- Strong, well-rounded training on a variety of OEM equipment (Penskes

Technician Certification Program is certified as a Continuing

Automotive Service Education provider)

- Advanced vehicle maintenance technology

- Location and schedule flexibility

Must be able to work 2nd shift; 3:30 pm - midnight including


Off days will be Tuesday and Wednesday.


General Requirements:

- High school diploma (required); vocational or technical certification

in vehicle repair (preferred)

- Basic mechanical aptitude and 1-2 years of automotive or diesel

repair experience (preferred)

- Valid drivers license (must also have or be able to get a CDL

license within 6 months)

- The ability to solve problems and comfort using tools

- Excellent customer service skills and communication skills

- The ability to work well as part of a team and outside

- Basic computer skills

- 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

When you join Penske, youre joining a team that cares about doing its

best. At each location, theres a strong sense of teamwork. Were all

working together to move our customers forward. Thats true for the

8,000+ vehicle repair associates who are working at hundreds of

locations across the United States.

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 a premier fleet of vehicles and serves its

customers from locations in North America, South America, Europe,

Australia, and Asia. Penskes 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 www.GoPenske.com to learn more.



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