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Mattoon, IL Full-Time Diesel Mechanic: Multiple Shifts Available

DC / Truck Driving / Transportation | Mattoon, IL Distribution Cntr | Full Time

Job Description

Full Time Diesel Mechanic - Multiple Shifts Available 

Competitive Wages, Benefits, Flexible Schedules Available, Paid Holidays, PTO and more!

Job Title: Diesel Mechanic

Reports To: Truck Shop Manager

Job Location: Mattoon, IL

FLSA Status: Hourly — Non-Exempt


Maintains diesel equipment operation by completing inspections and preventive maintenance requirements, correcting vehicle deficiencies; making adjustments and alignments; keeping records.


  • Determines vehicle condition by concluding inspections and diagnostic tests; identifying worn and damaged parts.
  • Keeps equipment available for use by completing preventative maintenance schedules; installing component and part upgrades
  • Corrects vehicle deficiencies by removing, -repairing, adjusting, overhauling, assembling, disassembling and, replacing major assemblies, sub-assemblies, components, parts, or systems, such as, power and drive trains, electrical, air conditioning, fuel, emission, brake, steering, hydraulics completes machine shop operations; making adjustments and alignments including beating loads, gear tooth contact, valve mechanisms, governors, oil systems, control linkages, clutches end fraction units.
  • Verifies vehicle performance by conducting test drives; adjusting controls and systems
  • Maintains vehicle appearance by cleaning„ washing and, painting
  • Maintains vehicle records by annotating services and repairs
  • Keeps shop equipment operating by following operating instructions, troubleshooting breakdowns; maintaining supplies: performing preventative maintenance;
  • Contains cost by using warranty, evaluating service and parts options
  • Keeps supplies ready by inventorying stock, placing orders, verifying receipt
  • Enhances maintenance department and organization reputation by accepting ownership for accomplishing new and different requests; exploring opportunities to add value to job accomplishments
  • Other duties as assigned


  • Bachelor's degree or an associate's degree or diploma in diesel mechanic or automotive engineering or any other related filed not required but preferred
  • 2+ years of experience working-at a diesel mechanic
  • Demonstrated leadership skills and abilities
  • Exceptional organizational and problem salving skills
  • Awareness of operational safety requirements and ability to apply and follow procedures and requirement per regulatory bodies.
  • Ability to detect technical malfunctions in the machines
  • Sound understanding of using all repair tools, equipment and testing machinery


  • Good visual acuity and the ability to communicate
  • Ability to sit, stand and/or walk for long periods of time.
  • Ability to work in a fast-past environment.
  • Must be able to lift 50 lbs.


  • Basic computer skills and diagnostic software
  • Tools
  • Electronic Logging Devices such as Peoplenet

Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform essential job functions.

 Please call Candyce Pearce at 217-235-7101 ext. 2735 with any questions.