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Road Service Diesel Technician
Tidewater Express Inc. Chesapeake, VA

Road Service Diesel Technician

Tidewater Express Inc.
Chesapeake, VA
  • Full-Time
Job Description
Under the supervision of the wrecker division Operations Manager, this full-time position will be responsible for roadside diagnosing and repairing heavy duty diesel vehicles or other equipment. This highly motivated, self-sufficient mechanic is expected to be a “walking example” of the organized professional operation that TEI strives to be. This individual will be assigned a work truck stocked with parts and heavy repair machinery. Personal hand tools should be provided by the applicant/future employee.

  • Must have at least 3 years’ experience as a medium/heavy duty truck or school bus mechanic
  • Must demonstrate a thorough working knowledge of preventative maintenance programs
  • Must have excellent customer etiquette and communication skills
  • Have the ability and desire to form a close working relationship with other team members
  • Possess and use own hand tools
  • Must have, and keep current, a USA issued driver's license with a clean MVR
  • Maintain and/or repair all mechanical, electrical, and electronic components on a wide variety of commercial vehicles and equipment within time limits as outlined in standard labor guidelines
  • Clean, manage, and maintain tools and vehicle assigned
  • Perform duties during regular working hours and when circumstances arise, additional duty time required to complete a dispatched call or task requested by management
  • Must be capable of frequent walking, standing, kneeling, stooping, heavy lifting, and carrying at least 50 pounds
  • Must be willing and able to work outside and inside on slippery or uneven surfaces and ladders
  • Be comfortable with exposure with exposure to hot and cold temperatures, dust, toxic chemicals, materials, and welding sparks
  • Assists service advisors and management by advising the most economical yet effective repair of customer or company equipment
  • Responsible for competent completion of daily maintenance and major repairs that are assigned
  • Support administrative policies and assigned duties
  • Pass pre-employment drug screening

  • Medical, Dental and Vision insurance coverage
  • Medical insurance paid 100% by TEI at 5 year work anniversary
  • Life insurance policy
  • Legal and other supplemental coverage
  • Simple IRA with TEI matching contribution
  • PTO, Holiday, and Bereavement pay




Tidewater Express Inc.

4209 S Military Hwy

Chesapeake, VA
23321 USA



Posted date

Over a month ago

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