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Lead Diesel Mechanic - 2nd Shift - Des Moines, IA

Company: XPO Logistics
Location: Ankeny
Posted on: May 14, 2022

Job Description:

Solutions driven success.XPO is a top ten global provider of transportation services, with a highly integrated network of people, technology and physical assets. At XPO Logistics, we look for employees who like a challenge and can communicate effectively in all situations. We want to leverage your skills and years of experience to drive positive results while ensuring a bright future for yourself and XPO. If youre looking for a growth opportunity, join us at XPO.Pay, benefits and more.

  • Pay starts at $32.68/hour
  • $10,500in bonuses available
  • 2nd Shift, Monday - Friday, 2:00pm - 10:30pm
  • Full health insurance on day one
  • Life and disability insurance
  • Earn up to 13 days PTO over the course of your first year (if applicable)
  • 9 paid company holidays
  • 401(k) option with company match
  • Employee stock purchase plan
  • Education assistanceWhat youll do on a typical day:
    • Schedule and supervise shop personnel
    • Order parts and manage vendors
    • Ensure technicians receive required training
    • Perform routine maintenance functions and adjustments on all types of class 7 and 8 diesel equipment, forklifts and trailing equipment in compliance with the manufacturers and companys schedules
    • Safely access any area of the equipment or vehicle to perform necessary maintenance, including inspecting and performing work in, on or under parts of vehicles and trailers
    • Apply knowledge of and work in accordance with the standards of the Department of Transportation (DOT), Environmental Protection Agency (EPA), Interstate Authority and the Occupational Safety and Health Administration (OSHA); follow all rules, regulations, policies and procedures, and lead your team to do the same
    • Repair or rebuild all or parts of various equipment systems
    • Move trailers throughout the property
    • Operate a hostler in all types of weather; safely walk and stand for extended periods of timeWhat you need to succeed at XPO:At a minimum, youll need:
      • 4 years of related work experience
      • ASE Master MD/HD truck certification (if not already in place, will be required to test each session until Master Certification status is obtained)
      • A valid drivers license
      • Experience in Microsoft Office
      • Ability to diagnose and repair vehicle air conditioning systems
      • To obtain EPA HVAC Refrigerant Recovery and Recycling Certification within 90 days of hire (ASE, MACS or equivalent)
      • Availability to work a variety of shifts, including days, evenings, nights and weekendsItd be great if you also have:
        • 3 years of hands-on experience as a fleet technician
          • Tractor and trailer experience
          • Forklift repair knowledge
          • Basic welding skills (Oxy/Acetylene, MIG and ARC)This job requires the ability to:
            • Lift objects of various shapes, sizes and weights up to 50 lbs. frequently and greater than 75 lbs. occasionally
            • Reach (including above your head), bend, climb, push, pull, twist, squat and kneel
            • Walk and stand for extended periods of time on a loading dock that is not climate-controlled and may be slipperyBe part of something big.We are proud to be an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer. Qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, sex, disability, veteran or other protected status.All applicants who receive a conditional offer of employment may be required to take and pass a pre-employment drug test.
              The above statements are not an exhaustive list of all required responsibilities, duties and skills for this job classification.
              Review XPO's candidate privacy statementPandoLogic. Keywords: Diesel Technician, Location: Ankeny, IA - 50021

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