Diesel Technician / Mechanic

Pilson Auto Centers welcomes you to consider joining our team.


We understand a compensation package must be aggressive to continue to build our team. Industry Leading Benefits Package: Group Health Insurance, Life, AD&D, Short Term Disability Company paid coverage, AFLAC products, 401K Plan. Earn Paid Vacation up to 3 weeks. Vehicle purchasing benefits. Paid Continuing Education. Parts and Service Employee/Family Purchase Program. Corporate Discounts for YMCA and Mattoon Golf and Country Club.
General Description:
The Technician is responsible for performing repair and service on customer and dealership vehicles within management’s guidelines for productivity, safety, and efficiency.
Duties and Responsibilities:

  • Receive next repair or service job from dispatcher, advisor, team leader or electronic technician terminal.
  • Perform a diagnosis and report back to management with work that is required and await authorization.
  • Review vehicle history file and any factory bulletins that apply to vehicle make and model, paying special attention to outstanding campaigns.
  • Make notes regarding proposed and additional work on hard copy or technician terminal.
  • After authorization, request any parts required from the parts department and return any parts that have been requested to be saved by the customer or factory.
  • Help team members with their customer retention program and provide a daily status report.
  • After parts are received, complete required authorized repairs and create notes on the hard copy or technician terminal.
  • If required, perform test drive and restore vehicle to original condition making sure that it is clean.
  • Inform dispatcher, advisor, team leader or electronic technician terminal of the job completion and make any final notes regarding suggested additional work.
  • Keep informed of all safety guidelines of management and other agencies, especially the disposal of hazardous waste.
  • Take all required and suggested training, keeping a record of classes and certification completed.
  • Keep the work area clean and maintain the condition of both personal tools and shop tools.

Skills Required and Physical Demands:

  • Ability to lift 50 pounds.
  • Ability to communicate both verbally and with written documentation.
  • Completion of technical training school or factory apprentice program.

Job Type: Full-time

Please apply below.

Dan Pilson Auto Center
Mattoon, IL 61938

  • Company
    Dan Pilson Auto Center Inc.
  • Location
    Mattoon, Illinois
  • Posted
    11 months ago
  • Category
    Heavy Truck
  • Region
    Central Plains
    Great Lakes
    South Central