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Diesel Mechanic

Total Truck and Trailer Repair
100 Star Connection Dr, Wright City, MO 63390
$26 - $35 an hour - Full-time
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100 Star Connection Dr, Wright City, MO 63390

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  • Dental insurance
  • Flexible schedule
  • Health insurance
  • Life insurance
  • On-the-job training
  • Paid time off
  • Vision insurance

Full job description

About us

We are professional, supportive, collaborative small independent shop. Working with small independent fleets with minor and major repairs, including some body work. We offer services such as alignments, tire replacement, preventive maintenance, clutch replacement, A/C diagnosis and repair. Driver satisfaction is our number #1 goal with every repair.

We are here to provide total success & total satisfaction! We are Total Truck & Trailer, Repair - 3TR

There are no limitations to success, we are offering competitive pay, health insurance, dental, vision plans after 60 days..

Our work environment includes:

  • Tempature
  • Casual work attire
  • Relaxed atmosphere
  • Safe work environment
  • On-the-job training
  • Flexible working hours

You will work under the supervision of the Fleet Maintenance Manager

We are looking for an experienced Diesel Mechanic to join our team. The ideal candidate will have a strong knowledge of diesel engines and the ability to diagnose and repair mechanical, electrical, and hydraulic issues. The successful candidate will also be able to perform preventive maintenance on vehicles, inspect brake systems, and troubleshoot engine problems. This is an excellent opportunity for a motivated individual to join a growing team and gain valuable experience in the diesel mechanic field.


  • Perform scheduled preventative maintenance (“PM”), DOT Inspections and follow up repairs to class 8 vehicles
  • Perform routine maintenance such as changing oil, checking batteries, and lubricating equipment.
  • Diagnose, adjust, and repair various types of truck equipment including, but not limited to the following: Electrical/Brake/Cooling Systems, Starters/Alternators, Air conditioning systems, Fan clutches, Engine electronics, Power steering systems, Engines (gas and diesel), Transmissions (manual and automatic), Clutches, Differentials, etc.
  • Inspect, test, and listen to defective equipment to diagnose malfunctions, using test instruments such as handheld computers and pressure gauges.
  • Use basic hand tools, precision instruments, as well as power tools, welding equipment, and jacks.
  • Road test vehicles to diagnose malfunctions or to ensure that they are working properly.
  • Maintain a high level of productivity and be able to work within or close to most standard repair times.
  • Perform all work in compliance with organizational safety, health and environmental policies, and federal regulations, to include OSHA, EPA, and DOT.


  • Minimum 3 years’ experience as a Diesel Technician on Class 8 type of vehicles.
  • Valid Driver’s License required. CDL-A preferred but not required.
  • Able to understand and operate Detroit and Cummins late model software and be able to diagnose for repair is preferred.
  • High School Diploma or and equivalent combination of education is a plus but not required.
  • Must provide own hand tools that are adequate to perform job functions.

Job Type: Full-time

Pay: $26.00 - $35.00 per hour

Expected hours: 40 per week


  • Dental insurance
  • Health insurance
  • Life insurance
  • Paid time off
  • Vision insurance

Experience level:

  • 1 year
  • 2 years
  • 3 years


  • 8 hour shift
  • Monday to Friday
  • Overtime
  • Weekends as needed

Ability to commute/relocate:

  • Wright City, MO 63390: Reliably commute or planning to relocate before starting work (Required)


  • Diesel engine repair: 3 years (Preferred)
  • Mechanical knowledge: 1 year (Preferred)

Shift availability:

  • Day Shift (Required)

Work Location: In person