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Diesel Mechanic

St. Rose, LA 70087

Employment Type: Contract To Perm Industry: Mechanic/Repairer Job Number: ML988136620 Pay Rate: $16-28 / hour

Job Description

Automation Personnel Services is seeking a skilled and experienced DIESEL MECHANIC for a reputable logging supply company in St. Rose.  This growing company has expanded to a fleet of heavy-duty commercial trucks and trailers. In this role, you will be responsible for maintaining, diagnosing, and repairing diesel engines, trucks, and other heavy equipment used in our operationswe invite you to apply. 

Pay Rate 
$16.00 - $20.00 per hour - Entry Level
$25.00 - $28.00 per hour - Experienced

Schedule and Hours 
Monday through Friday
7:30am – 5:30pm

Diesel Mechanic Duties and Responsibilities
  • Perform routine maintenance on diesel engines, including oil changes, filter replacements, and fluid checks.
  • Diagnose and repair diesel engines, hydraulic systems, and electrical systems in trucks and heavy equipment.
  • Conduct inspections to assess the condition of diesel engines and mechanical components.
  • Use diagnostic tools and software to identify issues and recommend appropriate solutions.
  • Ensure all repairs and maintenance meet company and regulatory standards.
  • Maintain accurate records of repairs and services performed.
  • Assist in ordering and maintaining inventory of parts and supplies.
  • Collaborate with other team members and departments to ensure efficient operations.
Diesel Mechanic Qualifications and Requirements 
  • Proven experience as a Diesel Mechanic or similar role, preferably in a heavy equipment or trucking environment.
  • Technical knowledge of diesel engines, hydraulic systems, and electrical systems.
  • Ability to interpret technical manuals and drawings.
  • Proficiency with diagnostic tools and software.
  • Strong problem-solving skills and attention to detail.
  • Good communication and interpersonal skills.
  • Ability to work independently with minimal supervision.
  • Willingness to work flexible hours and overtime as needed.
  • High school diploma or equivalent; technical degree or certification in diesel mechanics is a plus.

Job Type
Full-time, temporary

• Weekly Pay
• 401(k) retirement plan
• Medical, dental, vision, short-term disability and life insurance
• 5 paid Vacation Days after 1 year of continuous service (paid as a service bonus)
• 6 paid Holidays after 1500 continuous hours of service within a calendar year

Interested in this job?
Click Apply Now, email your resume to apsNewOrleans@apstemps.com, or call us at 504.888.4705 to learn more. You can also apply in person at our office located at 

Automation Personnel Services New Orleans Branch
4027 Veterans Memorial Blvd
Metairie, LA 70002

Bonus Opportunity!
We are also offering a $50.00 referral bonus. Both employee and referral must stay on assignment for 30 days to receive the payout.

About Automation Personnel Services
Automation Personnel Services is an award-winning staffing agency with more than 30 years of experience in manufacturing and light-industrial staffing. Automation Personnel Services is the winner of the ClearlyRated® Best of Staffing Talent Award from 2019-2024, and the ClearlyRated® Best of Staffing Client Award from 2016-2024. Automation Personnel Services is also the recipient of the Safety Standard of Excellence Award by the American Staffing Association and was named one of the Best Staffing Companies to Work For 2022 by CIO Views Magazine. 
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