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Mechanic-Traverse City, MI

2nd  Shift openings

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Star Truck Rentals prides itself in our commitment to each and every one of our employees.  When you join Star, you are joining a family.  At Star we strive to provide top notch benefits and a family culture that understands the importance of the balance between your work and your life.

Star’s employees and their families are a top priority. That’s why we offer all our diesel mechanics an excellent benefits package, with exceptional medical coverage, dental and vision benefits, 401K with a  company match, profit sharing,  flexible dependent care and medical spending accounts, free employee, spouse and child life insurance, free disability insurance and employee referral bonuses to name a few.

 What You’ll Do

As a Diesel Mechanic with Star Truck Rentals, you will…

  • Perform all levels of preventive maintenance services
  • Identify warrantable repairs and document repair order
  • Maintain work area appearance and safety
  • Road test vehicles when necessary to diagnose malfunctions or to ensure that they are working properly.
  • Perform duties with little or no supervision and in a timely and efficient manner
  • Inspect brake systems, steering mechanisms, wheel bearings and other important parts to ensure that they are in proper working condition
  • Perform routine maintenance such as changing oil, checking batteries and lubricating equipment and machinery
  • Raise trucks and heavy parts or equipment using hydraulic jacks or hoists
  • Inspect, test, and listen to defective equipment to diagnose malfunctions, using test instruments such as handheld computers, motor analyzers, chassis charts and pressure gauges
  • Inspect and verify dimensions and clearances of parts to ensure conformance to factory specifications
  • Repairing and troubleshooting of major components such as engine, transmission, and differentials
  • Other projects and tasks as assigned by supervisor
  • Enhance maintenance department and organization reputation by accepting ownership for accomplishing new and different requests; exploring opportunities to add value to job accomplishment
  • Update job knowledge by participating in educational opportunities; reading technical and regulation publications
  • Comply with federal and state vehicle requirements by testing engine, safety, and combustion control standards

 What’s Required

Star requires the following of all our Diesel Mechanics….

- 1-2 years of automotive or diesel mechanic experience (preferred)
- High school diploma or equivalent
- A valid driver’s license is required, and, must either possess a CDL or have the ability to obtain a CDL license required
- A positive attitude