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Diesel Mechanic - First Shift

Company: KAG
Location: Chesapeake
Posted on: May 25, 2023

Job Description:

Job Details

Job Location
50051 Chesapeake,VA - Chesapeake, VA

Position Type
Full Time

Salary Range
$24.04 - $36.11 Hourly

Travel Percentage

Job Shift
Day Shift


KAG is North America's largest tank truck transporter and logistics provider, delivering energy commodities, specialty products, merchant gases and food products across the United States, Canada and Mexico.

At KAG, it's our people who make it possible to achieve our company goal as One Team Driven to Make a Difference! With expert knowledge, supportive leadership and most importantly, a strong belief in our company culture, our KAG team exemplifies the passion, pride and entrepreneurial spirit of KAG to help us reach our goal every day.

We want you to have a career with the rewarding professional and community experiences you desire, in a place that feels like home. If you are seeking an opportunity to join a talented team of dedicated professionals in a company that keeps North America moving, we invite you to apply!

KAG is now seeking to hire a Tech III Level Diesel Mechanic.

Here are some of the benefits of joining our company:

  • Opportunities for growth with extensive onsite paid training
  • Guaranteed Pay Increases with completion of training programs and verified prior experience
  • $125 Boot Allowance
  • $250 Semi-Annual Tool Allowance after one year of service (up to $500 Annually)
  • Benefits Available (Medical/Dental/Vision/401K Match)
  • Paid Vacation and Holidays
    • Pay: $24 - $36/hour (based on experience)
    • Work Schedule: Monday through Friday from 9:30am - 6pm
      Essential Functions

      All diesel mechanic positions will be required to perform vehicle maintenance & repair duties safely and accurately in and around the shop operations in a fast-paced environment.
      • Diesel Mechanic Level III will become qualified as necessary with appropriate certifications to perform new technology evaluations, diagnosis, and repairs. They will learn and become proficient utilizing the company's maintenance software program to create and complete work orders and maintain work order/vehicle maintenance records. They will also train/assist other technicians in performing preventive/repair of facilities and equipment to include trucks, tractors, and trailers and help to oversee all shop operations, including supervision of up to 2 other mechanics (if no Lead Diesel Mechanic is in the shop)


        Requirements for all Positions:
        • Basic computer knowledge
        • Basic set of technician tools - in accordance with KAG list
          Requirements for Diesel Mechanic Level III Positions:
          • Valid Driver's License
          • Minimum 5 years of experience in heavy-duty vehicle maintenance/repair
          • Holds a current Air Brake Certification in compliance with FMSCR 396.25 or has at least 1 year of verifiable experience with the ability to obtain Air Brake Certification through KAG
          • Currently certified as a (DOT) commercial motor vehicle inspector in compliance with FMSCR or has at least 1 year of verifiable experience under a qualified inspector with the ability to obtain (DOT) commercial motor vehicle inspector certification through KAG
          • EPA 609 certification (Motor Vehicle Air Conditioning Repair)
          • Prior Management Experience preferred
            Kenan Advantage Group, Inc. is an equal opportunity employer. No person will be discriminated against in any aspect of their employment on the basis of any status or characteristic protected by applicable federal, state or local law


            Note: The above statements are intended to describe the general nature and level of work being performed. They are not intended to be construed as an exhaustive list of all responsibilities and skills required of associates so classified. Management retains the right to assign or reassign duties at any time. Job description is subject to change. All employees of the Company are expected to:
          • Promote positive work habits including effective and timely communication, teamwork and respect for co-workers.
          • Provide constructive guidance to other employees and representatives of third parties.
          • Contribute to providing the highest quality of products and services to customers. Call 888-###-####

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