Diesel Mechanic (Nights) – Carlin, NV

Responsible for maintaining the trucks and facilities and coordinating all required repairs. They must own a mechanic’s tool set, capable of supporting general heavy equipment fleet, including electrical and internal combustion engine and be willing to expand personal tools.

Direct Hire Placement

Exciting Details!

  • Pay: Specific pay structures/rates may be disclosed during the interview process.
  • Benefits: Medical, Dental, Vision, and Life Insurance.
  • Schedule: Specific details will be disclosed during the interview process.
  • Maintain inventory of parts necessary to perform the job (i.e., bulbs, gloves, fittings, etc.).
  • Evaluates poor running trucks and ensures proper diagnosis and repair.
  • Provide regular maintenance of fleet equipment and facilities.
  • Review vehicle inspection reports and ensure all repairs are made to DOT and Company standards.
  • Perform all required DOT and CHP services and inspections; keep up-to-date truck files and ensure that the Company is in regulatory compliance.
  • Keep fleet in compliance with all DOT and CHP regulations.
  • Ensure that trucks are always in a safe operating condition.

Minimum Requirements

  • 2-5 years of experience in the heavy duty truck industry, diesel engine experience and hydraulics preferred; experience with fluid pumping and metering systems a plus.
  • Must own a mechanic’s tool set capable of supporting heavy duty truck fleet, including electrical and internal combustion engine and be willing to expand personal tools.
  • Ability to diagnose and troubleshoot performance issues with and without diagnostic equipment.
  • Must own a mechanical tool set sufficient for heavy duty truck maintenance and repair.
  • Ability to read and interpret documents such as safety rules, operating and maintenance instructions, procedural manuals, assembly and wiring diagrams, and troubleshooting.
  • Ability to write routine reports and correspondence.
  • Ability to calculate figures, estimates, perform measurements, conversions, find areas, circumference, volumes, and apply concepts of basic algebra and geometry.
  • Ability to interpret a variety of instructions furnished in written, oral, and diagram or schedule form.
  • Basic understanding of: internal combustion engines (both gas and diesel), DC electrical systems, air systems, brakes/suspension systems, heavy trucks/automotive, tires, welding techniques, fuel systems, electrical systems, hydraulic systems.
  • Must be self-motivated with excellent time management skills and ability to
  • prioritize repair events.
  • Basic computer skills including: data entry of job times, repair event write ups,
  • diagnostic programs, internet, and email.


  • High School Diploma or GED required

Working Conditions

  • Have a strong commitment to safe working practices.
  • Heavy physical effort (up to 100 lbs).
  • Hearing, talking, walking, periods of prolonged standing, sitting or crouching.

Job Types: Full-time, Part-time, Temporary


  • Dental insurance
  • Health insurance
  • Life insurance
  • Vision insurance


  • 10 hour shift
  • 12 hour shift
  • 8 hour shift

Ability to commute/relocate:

  • Carlin, NV 89822: Reliably commute or planning to relocate before starting work (Required)


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

Work Location: One location

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