Georgia Employer DIESEL MECHANIC in Ball Ground, Georgia
POSITION SUMMARY: Mechanics perform repairs and preventive maintenance on Trucks and Dumpsters. The preventive maintenance may involve assembly, disassembly, and/or repair of lubrication systems, cooling systems, electrical systems, hydraulic systems, brakes, suspension systems and exhaust systems Primary Duties and Responsibilities: This list of duties and responsibilities is not all inclusive and may be expanded to include other duties and responsibilities as management may deem necessary from time to time. * Inspect brake systems, steering mechanisms, wheel bearings and other important parts to ensure that they are in proper operating condition * Perform routine maintenance such as changing oil, checking batteries and lubricating equipment and machinery * Adjust and reline brakes, align wheels, tighten bolts and screws and reassemble equipment * Raise trucks or equipment using hydraulic jacks or hoists * Test drive trucks to diagnose malfunctions or to ensure that they are working properly * Inspect, test and listen to defective equipment to diagnose malfunctions, using test instruments such as handheld computers, motor analyzers, charts and pressure gauges * Examine and adjust protective guards, loose bolts and specified safety devices * Inspect and verify dimensions and clearances of parts to ensure conformance to factory specifications * Specialize in repairing and maintaining parts of the engine * May drive forklift or other powered industrial truck * May lift a tire and a rim onto mounting mechanism to mount tire onto rim Knowledge, Skills, and Abilities: O Knowledge of DOT, OSHA and other related state and federal regulations O Ability to communicate effectively across various levels of the organization, and communicate with customers and external vendors This job description is not a contract and does not affect the at-will nature of your employment relationship with Advanced Disposal. Furthermore, this job description is not intended to be all-inclusive and does not and cannot address every responsibility or duty you may be expected to perform during your employment. Advanced Disposal reserves the right to modify or amend this job description at its discretion, without prior notice. All qualified applicants considered regardless of ethnicity, nationality, gender, veteran or disability status, religion, age, gender orientation or other protected status Equal Opportunity Employer Minorities/Women/Protected Veterans/Disabled Employer's Job# 5000338832006 Please visit job URL for more information about this opening and to view EOE statement.