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DIESEL MECHANIC

PORTLAND METRO, OR | Temp-to-Hire

Post Date: 02/16/2018 Job ID: 23302 Industry: DIESEL MECHANIC Pay Rate: 25.00

THIS JOB IS LOCATED IN PORTLAND OREGON AND IS LONG TERM, TEMP TO HIRE, WITH GREAT 401K AND BENEFITS:
Diesel Mechanic - Swing shift; 2: 30PM - 11PM, one Saturday per month scheduled but not always needed. 3-5 years experience.

Duties
Keeps equipment available for use by completing preventive maintenance schedules; installing /repairing components and systems; managing wear and corrosion; completing seasonal procedures.
Determines vehicle condition by conducting inspections and diagnostic tests; identifies worn and damaged parts.

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, air brake, electrical, air conditioning, fuel, emission, brake, steering, hydraulics; completes machine shop operations; making adjustments and alignments including bearing loads, gear tooth contact, valve mechanisms, governors, oil systems, control linkages, clutches, and traction units.
Verifies vehicle performance by conducting test drives; adjusts controls and systems.

Complies with federal and state vehicle requirements by testing engine, brake, safety, and combustion control standards.

Maintains vehicle appearance by cleaning, washing, and painting.

Maintains vehicle records by annotating services and repairs.

Keeps shop equipment in goopd repair by following operating instructions; troubleshooting breakdowns; maintaining supplies; performing preventive maintenance; calling for repairs.

Contains costs by using warranty; evaluating service and parts options.

Keeps supplies ready by inventorying stock; placing orders; verifying receipt.

Updates job knowledge by participating in educational opportunities; reading technical and regulation publications.


Requirements
3-5 years current experience as a Diesel truck/equipment mechanic, tools.
Great attitude, Safety conscious, attention to detail, team player, doesn't mind cross training into other areas, such as forklifts, and cat equipment, loaders etc. On time, and doesn't miss much work.
Pass a drug screen.

If interested, please text your name and the word JOB to 971-470-7175.

Mirelda Villagomez
Recruiter

Mirelda joined the Madden Industrial team in April of 2008 as a Recruiter in the Vancouver office. Mirelda is responsible for recruitment and placement of industrial/construction laborers, welders, equipment operators, machinists, and other skill trade specialists. She brings Madden over 12 years of staffing experience, having been employed by two national staffing agencies, and was previously a Human Resource Generalist for a national polyurethane company. As a Human Resources Generalist she was responsible for the screening and staffing of all shifts and for the company’s CDL truck drivers. Mirelda was also safety director and handled safety-related issues and training of hearing conservation, log out tag out, confined space and Contingency plan. Mirelda was the first female to be Hazmat certified for that company. As a first responder, Mirelda was also in charge of maintaining all Hazmat equipment. She is bi-lingual (Spanish / English) and received Volunteer of the Year award for her dedication and service to disaster victims. Mirelda also established her own business where she designs jewelry using semi precious stones. Her hobbies include gardening, sewing, extreme couponing, and spending time with her precious grandchildren.
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