Posted

30+ days ago

Location

Phoenix, AZ

Description

Knight Mechanic Job Description:

Why work for Knight Transportation:

We offer a high level of opportunity for each of our team members, while creating value through continuous training and development. We are a highly innovative transportation company who prides ourselves on our modern and advanced equipment and technology.

Join a team that provides hands on OEM training with manufactures such as Freightliner, International, Volvo, Cummins, and Detroit. Our technicians enjoy continual opportunities for growth and career advancement.

Hiring Immediately

Primary Purpose and Essential Functions:

As a Fleet Mechanic you will complete a quality preventative maintenance inspection and repairs on all company owned equipment, to include tractors, trailers, refrigerated units and support equipment.

  • Diesel Technicians perform preventative maintenance on all equipment to appropriate specifications (OEM, DOT, Swift, etc).
  • Inspect, analyze, troubleshoot, diagnose and perform minor and/or complex repairs for all equipment.
  • Disassemble, repair and re-assemble of Heavy Truck & Trailer components; including but not limited to; refrigerated units, diesel engines, transmissions, axles and any other components or systems.
  • Assist any shop personnel as needed to create a cohesive and well-rounded shop environment centered around learning.
  • Perform tire maintenance to include repairs, failure analysis, coding, and identification.
  • Perform offsite repairs to include all roadside breakdowns as directed by leadership.
  • May be required to test drive equipment if certified.
  • Maintain a clean and safe work environment.
  • Proactively work to assist others in achieving the organization's objectives.

 Position Qualifications:

  • 1+ years of mechanical experience with on the job training or Diploma in vehicle maintenance from vocational or trade school
  • May require ASE certifications
  • Must possess the tools required to accomplish the essential job results
  • Knowledge of compliance with OSHA, DOT, and CSA regulations

Pay range depending on experience $17- $32 an hour.

 Benefits:

  • Medical insurance
  • Dental insurance
  • Vision insurance
  • Life insurance
  • 401K
  • PTO
  • Quarterly Bonus Program
  • Employee Stock Purchase Plan


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About the Company

Knight Transportation

Knight Transportation is a provider of multiple truckload transportation services, which involve the movement of full trailer or container loads of freight from origin to destination for a single customer. We use our nationwide network of service centers, one of the country’s largest company-owned tractor fleets, as well as access to the fleets of thousands of third-party equipment providers, to provide truckload capacity and a broad range of solutions to truckload shippers. Our services include dry van truckload, temperature-controlled truckload, and dedicated truckload services, drayage services between ocean ports or rail ramps and shipping docks, rail intermodal services, and truckload freight brokerage services. As a result of the expanse of our network we are able to transport, or arrange for the transportation of, general commodities for customers throughout the United States and parts of Canada and Mexico.

Company Size

2,500 to 4,999 employees

Industry

Travel, Transportation and Tourism

Website

http://www.knighttrans.com/