The Fuel and Lube Technician performs the daily fueling and greasing of all equipment and supports the Field Service Technicians with performing scheduled and unscheduled maintenance. This position will fuel all equipment, grease all fittings that require eight-hour greasing, top off all fluids according to original equipment manufacturer (OEM) standard, assist with Preventative Maintenance as needed, fill fluids as requested by Technicians, and document all fluids daily to monitor inventory levels.
DUTIES & ESSENTIAL JOB FUNCTIONS
- Comply with all safety standards.
- Wear personal protective equipment (PPE) when and where required.
- Maintain a safe and clean work environment.
- Fuel and grease all equipment daily.
- Diagnose and repair company assets, maintain repair order documentation and assist other maintenance personnel when required.
- Document repair operations and time tracking in accordance with company policies.
- Request parts required as necessary.
- Ensure service trucks are kept clean, organized, and maintained properly and ready for use at all times.
- Immediately report any safety violations and correct unsafe acts or conditions.
- Perform technical inspections and document findings.
- Perform Preventive Maintenance operations when required.
- Drop oil and change filters.
- Change air filters and cabin air filters.
- Provides coolant analysis using proper procedures.
- Provide hub service using proper procedures.
- Checks power steering fluid.
- Apply grease to top side locations per guidelines.
- Perform air pressure checks and adjust air pressure.
- Inspect wiper blades and inform customer of defects found.
- Properly identify different lubes and the application in which they are used.
- Other duties as assigned.
QUALIFICATIONS AND REQUIREMENTS
- One year of related medium or heavy truck driving experience and/or specialized training;
- Heavy equipment maintenance experience;
- Must possess own tools or willing to purchase tools;
- Excellent heavy truck driving skills;
- Ability to work independently with minimal supervision;
- Ability to independently operate commercial motor vehicles;
- Ability to perform basic math functions; and
- Ability to read and speak English sufficiently to converse with the general public, to understand highway traffic signs and signals in the English language, to respond to official inquiries, and to make entries on reports and records.
- Formal diesel/heavy equipment training
- ASE Certifications in Diesel Automotive
- John Deere training certificates
- Caterpillar training certificates
- Case training certifications
- Mine Safety & Health Administration (MSHA) certified
- Valid Commercial Driver’s License (CDL) with Hazmat and Tanker endorsement
- Record of safe driving for the last five years as shown on current MVR, with no serious accidents or traffic violations
- Valid Medical Card or the ability to obtain one