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Diesel Mechanic

Essential Duties and Responsibilities:

Perform mechanical repairs to all IDS equipment, to include independent diagnosis and repair of engines, transmissions, differentials, electrical, hydraulic systems, brake repair and replacement, pump repair and/or replacement, etc.
Maintain complete and accurate maintenance records and conduct scheduled and unscheduled inspections to equipment to keep in a safe and operational condition at all times.
Assess and respond to necessary repairs and maintenance of all deicing and transportation equipment as assigned by leadership.
Communicate daily with team members to ensure that all are informed about equipment status and expected outcome from next shift on maintenance items that are outstanding.
Promote consistent reinforcement and adherence to IDS' mission, values and purpose to instill the core beliefs of IDS.
Must possess a strong work ethic, positive attitude, with an ability to motivate and work in a team environment.

Preferred Qualifications:

Prior experience with information inputting into a CMMS system.
Previous fleet or dealership work experience.
Experience with mobile field service trucks and associated equipment.
Direct working knowledge of air brakes and electrical/hydraulic systems.
ASE or manufacturer certifications highly desirable.


HS Diploma or completion of GED and professional experience.
Valid US driver's license.
1 year of previous experience performing general mechanical repairs required; 3 years preferred. 1 year of heavy truck/equipment required.
Must possess basic hand tools common to the trade up to 1/2" drive.
Working knowledge of manuals, schematics, and diagnostic tools.
Successful completion of required airport badging process and pre-employment drug screen is required.
Successful completion of all IDS classroom and OJT de-/anti-icing training.
Knowledge of fluid types, diesel powered machines and tools including their designs, uses, repair and maintenance.
Must possess basic welding and fabrication skills.
Intermediate computer skills with working knowledge of Microsoft programs (Outlook, Word, PowerPoint and Excel).

Job Category: 
Airline Service Providers
Open Date: 
Tuesday, September 17, 2019