Senior Shop Mechanic

    Dal Industries
    1225 Latta Street, Chattanooga, TN

    Job Description

    Dal Industries has an opening for a Senior Shop Mechanic. The responsibilities include repairing and maintaining a fleet of various sized Versa-Lift forklifts (rental fleet) while also servicing our fleet of Freightliner and Kenworth tractors, and Trailers (RGN and Landoll) that keep our operation clicking on all cylinders 24/7.

    Qualifications & Skills:

    • History of safe work habits and ability to enforce safety in shop and on yard.
    • Minimum of 10 years of experience repairing and maintaining heavy equipment; tractors, trailers and forklifts.   Specializes in repairing and troubleshooting major components such as engine, transmissions and differentials, to include replacing complete assemblies, turbochargers, fuel system components etc.
    • High school diploma or GED; Vocational or mechanical training in hydraulic systems and diesel
    • Extensive Mechanical and Electrical Training and Engine Certifications
    • Performs annual certifications and DOT inspections
    • History of working on tractors and trailers (flatbed, van, RGN, Landoll), heavy equipment, forklifts
    • Proficient in reading electrical and hydraulic schematics
    • Ensures PM’s are performed on schedule for our tractors, trailers and fleet of forklifts
    • Performs check-in / check-out of rental equipment, documenting damage and compiling repair estimates promptly for billing
    • Ability to troubleshoot forklift equipment issues with rental customers over the phone, to minimize customer downtime and Dal expense
    • Documents labor hours and parts expenses for PM’s and Breakdowns separately via software and report weekly to CEO. Experience with shop software or rental software is a plus.
    • Creates annual shop budget; tracks and reports actual expenses
    • Able to lift up to 50lbs
    • CDL is a plus

    Personal Attributes:

    • Maintains superior attitude toward work and teammates at all times
    • Strong work ethic with an extreme commitment to quality
    • Prioritizes work efficiently based on operational schedule
    • Communicates clearly and directly
    • Accomplishes tasks independently
    • Maintains a neat and orderly work area
    Posting ID: 546154330Posted: 2020-02-20