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Diesel Mechanic

EXPRESS Employment Professionals, Dubuque, IA

A local company is currently looking for a Diesel Mechanic.


This position is on 1st shift, typical hours are 8AM-4:30PM. This person will be working on semis, trucks, and tractors. Must have knowledge on diesel engines, brakes, lights, etc. Once hired on this company offers health insurance, dental benefits, and paid vacation. Candidate must provide own tools. This position pays $17.00-$24.00 per hour based on experience.



Diesel Technician Mechanic Job Duties:

  • Determines vehicle condition by conducting inspections and diagnostic tests; identifying worn and damaged parts.
  • Keeps equipment available for use by completing preventive maintenance schedules; installing component and part upgrades; controlling corrosion; completing winterization procedures.
  • 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, 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; adjusting controls and systems.
  • Complies with federal and state vehicle requirements by testing engine, safety, and combustion control standards.
  • Maintains vehicle records by annotating services and repairs.
  • Keeps shop equipment operating by following operating instructions; troubleshooting breakdowns; maintaining supplies; performing preventive maintenance; calling for repairs.
  • Contains costs by using warranty; evaluating service and parts options.
  • Updates job knowledge by participating in educational opportunities; reading technical and regulation publications.
  • Enhances maintenance department and organization reputation by accepting ownership for accomplishing new and different requests; exploring opportunities to add value to job accomplishments.



If you are interested in this position, email your resume to Rachel.LuGrain@expresspros.com.

As always, there is never a fee to the job seeker!

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Contact Information:Rachel LuGrain
Staffing Consultant
Phone: 563-588-1600
Email: rachel.lugrain@expresspros.com
Apply by Phone:563-583-1600
Apply in Person:1701 John F. Kennedy Rd.
Dubuque, IA
Apply by Mail:1701 John F. Kennedy Rd.
Dubuque, IA  52002
Apply by Email:Rachel.LuGrain@expresspros.com
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Job Details

Req Num --
ID 360117
Dubuque, IA
Positions 2
Temp To Hire
Full Time
Pay $15.00-$25.00
Health Insurance
Dental Insurance
Paid Vacation

Preferred Candidates

Years of Experience --
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