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Automotive Heavy Duty Truck Technician

Apple Ford Shakopee
Shakopee, MN
  • Expired: over a month ago. Applications are no longer accepted.
Job Description

Apple Autos is an 8-brand, 5 location automotive company founded on belief that people come before profit. Our Vision is to be Famous for Extraordinary Customer Experiences with People who are Empowered to Create Growth and Loyalty for a Lifetime:

Our aim is to provide an atmosphere that encourages employee teamwork, integrity, and excellence.  Together we will set and continually improve.  It is our mission to exceed our customers’ and employees’ expectations and maintain their loyalty for a lifetime.

Job Responsibilities:

Apple Ford Shakopee has an opening in our Service Department. We are looking for a full-time Heavy-Duty Truck Technician. A Heavy-Duty Truck Technician will generally assist in the repair and diagnosis of major components or remove/replace major components of various truck and trailer equipment at the direction of Lead Technician or Maintenance Supervisor. Expectations include the ability to diagnose and repair the following with little or no supervision; clutch's, PTO systems, electrical systems, Hydraulic/(Air) Brake systems, Heating/Air Conditioning Systems, and Preventative Maintenance Services.  Will also be utilized in main shop as a hybrid technician.

  • Pull vehicles in for service, performing the communicated service on vehicles.
  • Demonstrate proficiency in the repair and diagnosis of - engines (gas and diesel), differentials, transmissions, clutches, drive shafts, steering and suspension, electrical and electronic systems, Brake Systems including ABS, and Drivability Concerns (gas or diesel).
  • Identify Warrantable repairs and document on repair order.  Maintain work areas appearance and safety.


  • 2-4 years’ practical experience with vehicle repair.
  • High School Diploma or equivalent required.
  • Vocational/Technical or certification preferred.
  • Proficiency in the use of shop tools required.
  • Ford Master Certified Technician and Diesel Certified
  • Hours: 4-10 hour shifts


  • Full union healthcare package
  • Company paid pension 
  • Able to contribute to 401k and Roth plan
  • Paid Training
  • Employee discounts on products and services

Why Work for Apple Autos:

  • We strive to make a positive impact in our world, you will get the opportunity to give back
  • Internal promotions, we offer our employees the opportunity to internally advance. 
  • We encourage teamwork, positivity, and kindness
  • Learning and development programs are available.
  • We empower our employees to do what is best for our customers, and other employees
  • Continually giving back to our employees for all of their hard work that does not go unnoticed.  We offer a variety of fun events to say thank you to our most important assets, our amazing employees.
  • Ranked Top workplaces in MN 2022.

EEO Statement:

We are an equal opportunity employer and prohibit discrimination/harassment without regard to race, color, religion, age, sex, national origin, disability status, genetics, protected veteran status, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, or any other characteristic protected by federal, state or local laws.

Apple Ford Shakopee


Shakopee, MN