Fleet Diesel Mechanic

Okeechobee, FL
Full Time
Okeechobee Terminal

Walpole, Inc. has an opening for a full time Diesel Mechanic at our Okeechobee, FL terminal. Duties include, but are not limited to, diagnosing all phases of vehicle and equipment repair, removing, cleaning, repairing, reinstalling, and adjusting vehicle components, plus communicating professionally with drivers, team members, and supervisors.

 Applicants should have experience in the following areas:

  • Diagnosis of diesel engines and after-treatment problems
  • Outer End (brakes, bearings, and seals)
  • Electrical troubleshooting
  • HVAC systems
  • Air brake repairs

Our Fleet Maintenance Mechanics adapt to a challenging variety of daily tasks. Our standards for vehicle maintenance are high since equipment must be reliable for our drivers to deliver loads safely and on time. Walpole Inc. is proud to employ mechanics who appreciate the teamwork and efficiency of a positive work environment.

Major responsibilities include the following:

  • Selecting appropriate course of action for repairs
  • Evaluating completed work prior to release, seeking supervisor approval where required
  • Removing, cleaning, repairing, reinstalling, and adjusting vehicle components
  • Diagnosing all phases of vehicle and equipment repair
  • Ensuring work orders are completed accurately
  • Performing road calls and emergency services as necessary
  • Actively participating in safety or educational training as required
  • Moving vehicles safely between job and work area
  • Communicating professionally with drivers, team members, and supervisors

As an essential business, Walpole Inc. proudly provides job stability as well as the following perks and benefits:

  • Exceptional After-Hours Call-Out Pay
  • Competitive Hourly Compensation and Quarterly Safety Bonus
  • Professional Uniforms (plus Cleaning Service)
  • Health, Dental, Life, and Disability Insurance
  • 401K with Company Matching
  • Work Boot Program

Minimum Requirements:

  • High school diploma or GED equivalent
  • 3 years of vehicle/equipment maintenance experience
  • Must have appropriate tool set
  • ASE/EVT Certifications are preferred but not required
  • Valid driver’s license (Class A CDL preferred but not required)

What are you waiting for? Give us a call at 800-741-6800 for more information.


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