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Diesel Technician Avg $63,000 per year

Company: Lakeside International
Location: Milwaukee
Posted on: March 20, 2023

Job Description:

Looking to take your career to the next level? At Lakeside, we get you.

As an experienced Diesel Technician at Lakeside, you'll take control of your career AND your income. Join a team of respected industry experts who have been serving the transportation industry in Wisconsin and Illinois for nearly 40 years! We understand what high performing technicians need and we are committed to positive culture and continuous improvement.

We Offer:

  • Average $63,000 per year

    • Approximately $30/hour

    • Comprehensive Benefits Package

      • Includes Health, Dental and Vision Insurance, as well as a Wellness Program.

      • Paid Time Off

        • Begin earning PTO on your very first day.

        • 401K with Company Match

          • No waiting periods!

          • Tool Allowance Program

            • Annual allowance to cover the cost of new and replacement tools.

            • Work Boot Allowance Program

              • Annual allowance to ensure toes and feet are protected on the job.

                Main Job Duties:

                • Perform work as outlined on repair orders with efficiency and accuracy, in accordance with dealership and factory standards.
                • Diagnose vehicle problems based on customer complaints/inspection and examine to determine if further safety or service work is required or recommended.
                • Troubleshoot and repair of suspension, drive line, steering components, brake system - air and hydraulic, engine repair and electrical.
                • Install injectors, pistons, liners, cam shafts, cylinder heads, rod and main bearings, oil pans, clutches, fan hubs, differentials, fifth wheels, brakes, change or recharge batteries, and replace transmissions and other parts.
                • Document all work performed and recommended repair orders.
                • Conduct road test to ensure vehicle as needed.
                • Adherence to all company and industry safety standards
                • Ability to organize the work presented and plan for the highest efficiency and productivity in all job functions.
                • Continual training and development in support of individual career and company goals


                  • High School Diploma or equivalent; Vocational or Technical certification on vehicle repairs
                  • 5+ years of experience working with diesel engines and heavy-duty trucks
                  • Training and experience in the diagnosis/troubleshooting of major components (engines, transmissions, differentials), OEM training courses, ASE Certification, and 608/609 certifications
                  • Ability to work with diagnostics computer for troubleshooting and repairs.
                  • Must have your own tool set to perform assigned responsibilities.
                  • Must have a valid Driver's License and the ability to obtain a valid Commercial Driver s License (CDL)

                    If you re looking for a place to be respected, appreciated for the skills you bring to the shop floor, and rewarded for your achievements, look no further. Respect is what you can expect of us. Lakeside is what you ve been looking for!

                    APPLY NOW and start experiencing the Lakeside International Trucks difference.

Keywords: Lakeside International, Milwaukee , Diesel Technician Avg $63,000 per year, Engineering , Milwaukee, Wisconsin

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