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Diesel Mechanic

3321 Soldier Creek Rd, Price, UT 84501, USA Req #4
Monday, February 10, 2020
With more than 70 years’ experience in hundreds of locations across North America and internationally, Savage is a trusted partner for safely moving and managing mission-critical materials with worry-free consistency while creating value for our Customers. Savage specializes in rail, truck and marine transportation, logistics, materials handling and other industrial and environmental services. We Hire Right, Train Right and Treat Right, and strive to provide our Team Members with opportunities to do things they never dreamed possible.

We are looking for a full time mechanic to understand, implement and continually follow the Savage Maintenance program for all mobile equipment and material handling systems at the Price and Wellington operations. The ultimate goal is to maintain all equipment and systems in such a manner that everything is operating at a peak efficiency and safest level.

 

These are just a few of the benefits you can expect from working with Savage:

  • Local work, home every day, flexible schedule
  • A culture that appreciates our Team Members
  • A fleet with the majority of trucks being less than 5 years old
  • Paid Time Off (“PTO”)
  • Paid holidays
  • Built in overtime every week
  • Profit Sharing
  • Excellent benefits including medical, dental, vision, life, disability, 401(k)
  • A culture of safety
  • A commitment to helping our Team Members do things that they never dreamed possible.
What you'll be doing:
  • Safely perform routine services
  • Order and maintain inventories
  • Diagnose problems
  • Coordinate and schedule services and appropriate record keeping
  • Change/adjust brakes, oil filters, and wheel bearings
  • Change/mount tires
  • Grease CMV's
  • Check/fill gear boxes
  • Change springs
  • Clutch adjustment/replacement
  • Understand/repair air brake system and steering components
  • Steam/ clean trailers and repair as needed
  • Trouble-shoot problems
  • Abide by all DOT regulations and track all paperwork
What you need:
  • Formal education in diesel mechanics or equivalent of verified work experience
  • 2-5 years applicable experience School
  • High School Diploma or GED
  • Experience with air brake systems
  • Knowledge of DOT regulations
  • Must be able to work in harsh environments
  • Must be able to climb in and out of cabs and trailers 20 or more times a day
  • Must have own set of tools
  • Willing to live and/or relocate to the Price, UT area
  • Will be on your feet for extended period of time throughout the day
  • Able to lift 100 pounds
  • Navigating the facility will include, but is not limited to, exposure to harsh weather conditions, uneven ground, ladders, racks and other high places, ground that can be slick, icy or uneven, and other industrial hazards
  • The work site is an industrial setting and will require someone who can work safely around this type of environment, as well as ensure compliance to strict OSHA and State regulations
  • Willing to work nights and weekends
 
Savage is an Equal Opportunity Employer and maintains a drug free workplace.

Having trouble with our application?  Please call 800-233-0883 for assistance.

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Other details

  • Job Family Skilled Player
  • Pay Type Hourly
  • Required Education Certification
  • 3321 Soldier Creek Rd, Price, UT 84501, USA