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Transwest Inc. Diesel Technician in Grand Junction, Colorado

Join the best professional diesel engine technicians at our company. Work onFreightliner and Western Star products, Detroit Diesel, CAT, Cummins andmore. All locations offer clean, safe working conditions, with the latesttooling and computer diagnostic equipment. By becoming a member of theour work family, you can also take advantage of the certification programto expand your skills and further your career.We offer competitive wages and a full benefits package including medical,dental, life, disability insurance, 401(K), paid holidays, paidvacation/personal time, and an employee car discount program.ESSENTIAL DUTIES and RESPONSIBILITIES:* Perform work as outlined in repair order.* Perform all work with efficiency and accuracy and in accordance withdealership and factory standards.* Diagnose and repair vehicle malfunction.* Communicate with the parts department to secure necessary parts.* Save and tag warranty parts.* Advise shop foreman and provide recommendation if repair order needsto be adjusted.* Road test vehicles as needed for quality assessment.* Maintain working knowledge of factory technical bulletins.* Ensure customer vehicle cleanliness.* Maintain neat and orderly work area.* Accountable for all dealership owned tools.* Uphold federal, state and local regulations governing the disposalof hazardous waste.* Perform job duties and functions with flexibility in the eventcircumstances shift, i.e., emergencies, changes in personnel,workload, rush jobs or technology developments.WORK ENVIRONMENT and PHYSICAL ABILITIES:* Required to perform work inside and outside, in all-weathersituations, at the shop division location.* Requires frequent sitting, standing, balancing, bending orstooping for prolonged periods of time.* Manual dexterity, fine manipulation and the ability to reach withhands and arms and lift up to 80 lbs.* Must be able to operate simple to complex and heavy-duty machinery.* Normal range of hearing and vision.REQUIRED EDUCATION, EXPERIENCE, KNOWLEDGE and SKILLS:* High School diploma or equivalent.* Valid driver's license with the ability to obtain a CDL within 90days of employment.* Diesel Engine Technology Certifications/Education.* Candidate must have experience diagnosing and repairing dieseltrucks.* Candidate must be a motivated individual who can work independently.* Selected candidate will be required to attend training sessions forproducts serviced by the company at the company's expense.* Candidate must possess a complete set of hand tools with rollawaytoolbox.* Excellent verbal and communication skills* Detail oriented* Ability to successfully pass a General Abilities Assessment andPost-offer background check, physical and drug screening.PREFERRED EDUCATION, EXPERIENCE, KNOWLEDGE and SKILLS:* DTNA Heavy Duty Truck Systems, DTNA Electrical Trouble Shooting,DTNA Electronic Systems, DTNA HVAC, DTNA M2 Certification.* Freightliner Cascadia Expert Certification* Western Star Expert Certification* DD15 Major Repair, DD15 Advanced Diagnostics, Series 60 Major Repair* Cummins ISX, ISL, ISM, ISB, ISC Engine* Allison Transmission* ASE Master Job DetailsType: Hourly (flat-rate)Compensation Range: $15.00 to $45.00Bonus Eligibility: NoReports To: Service ManagerClosing Date: Open until filled.Date Posted: 12-31-2020All qualified applications will receive consideration for employment withoutregard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, genderidentity, national origin, disability, or status as a protected veteran.We are an equal opportunity employer. We do not discriminate againstapplicants or employees on the basis of age, race, sex, color,religion, veteran status, genetic information, national origin,disability or any other st