FleetPride Mechanic II in Bemidji, Minnesota

Position Summary

Repair heavy-duty trucks and trailers according to company standards and procedures.

Essential Tasks

  1. Examine vehicles to determine extent of damage or malfunction(s).
  2. Perform inspections and preventative maintenance of vehicles and equipment.
  3. Perform routine and scheduled maintenance services such as oil changes, lubrications and filter replacements.
  4. Repair, reline, replace, and adjust brakes (air, hydraulic, electric and brake accessories).
  5. Test drive vehicles and test components using proper equipment.
  6. Troubleshoot and repair suspension systems including leaf and coil spring systems, and Hendrickson walking beam type suspension systems.
  7. Troubleshoot and repair electrical systems, exhaust systems, steering systems, air conditioning, PTO”S and custom exhaust systems.
  8. Adjust, remove and replace clutches and drivelines.
  9. Overhaul, troubleshoot and repair diesel and gasoline engines.
  10. Troubleshoot and repair fuel tanks, fifth wheels, trailer hitches, pintle hooks, auxiliary axles and frames.
  11. Perform tandem alignment, front axle king pin and bushing repairs.
  12. Perform basic aluminum and steel wire welding.
  13. Inspect orders for completion and quality before presentation or delivery to customers.
  14. Record incoming measurements of Driveline to be repaired or assembled.
  15. Provide a comprehensive list of parts and services required to repair or assemble a new Driveline according to the Manufacturer’s Specifications.
  16. Record final measurements, services and parts used during the last stage of a job, noting any special customer request(s).
  17. Provide customers with preventative maintenance solution, whenever appropriate.
  18. Weld, straighten and balance Drivelines and drive shafts according to vendor specifications.
  19. Read blueprints, when furnished by the customer, regarding the special fabrication and assembly of a driveshaft.
  20. Utilize machinery in order to repair or fabricate any driveshaft.
  21. File, grind, sand and smooth filled or repaired surfaces, using power tools and hand tools.
  22. Mix polyester resins and hardeners to be used in restoring damaged areas.
  23. Fix small dents that cannot be worked out with plastic or solder.
  24. Position dolly blocks against surfaces of dented areas and beat opposite surfaces to remove dents, using hammers.
  25. Sand body areas to be painted and cover bumpers, windows, and trim with masking tape or paper to protect them from the paint.
  26. Remove upholstery, accessories, electrical window and seat operating equipment and trim to gain access to vehicle bodies and fenders.
  27. Maintain a clean and organized workspace.

Requisition Number:: 16-0892

Post Date:: 8/16/2016

Title:: Mechanic II

Job Type:: Full Time

City:: Bemidji

State:: MN