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Diesel Technicians repair and maintain the diesel engines that power many types of equipment, such as buses, construction vehicles, and agricultural equipment. Example resumes for this position highlight such skills as contributing to repeated and referral business by using strong customer skills, examining vehicles to determine the extent of damage or malfunction, and troubleshooting and repairing all components of trucks, buses and diesel equipment. Sample resumes show that the best prospects in this field go to those who have completed an associate degree in diesel technology. Further, many community colleges and trade schools offer related coursework in applied sciences.

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1

Diesel Technician

Provide maintenance to diesel powered tractors of the Kenworth brand as many as 10 in one evening shift on a fleet of 300 trucks.

  • Performed the removal of problematic transmissions to be repaired and all related components and performed re-installation.
  • Worked on engine repair of Cummins ISX turbo diesel engines in fleet and performed such repairs and replacing injection systems.
  • Occasionally installed GPS tracking systems into various trucks in the fleet as per company policy.
  • Ensured preventative maintenance checklist was performed on every truck brought into the shop area to maximize fleet efficiency and minimize future repair issues.
Candidate Info
5
months in
workforce
5
months
at this job
HS
High School Diploma
C
Diesel Technology
2

Diesel Technician

Provided diesel maintenance, troubleshooting and repairs to diesel tractors and trailers.

  • Repaired vehicles such as Freightliner, Kenworth, Volvo, International, and Mack motors.
  • Trained employees on how to properly perform maintenance and repairs on diesel trucks.
  • Demonstrated further knowledge of diesel mechanics by attending to Freightliner courses provided by the employer.
Candidate Info
8
years in
workforce
3
years
at this job
AAS
Automotive Technology
3

Diesel Technician

Provide maintenance to diesel powered tractors of the Kenworth brand as many as 10 in one evening shift on a fleet of 300 trucks.

  • Performed the removal of problematic transmissions to be repaired and all related components and performed re-installation.
  • Worked on engine repair of Cummins ISX turbo diesel engines in fleet and performed such repairs and replacing injection systems.
  • Occasionally installed GPS tracking systems into various trucks in the fleet as per company policy.
  • Ensured preventative maintenance checklist was performed on every truck brought into the shop area to maximize fleet efficiency and minimize future repair issues.
Candidate Info
5
months in
workforce
5
months
at this job
HS
High School Diploma
C
Diesel Technology
4

Diesel Technician

Planned and conducted routine and daily-to-day operation within the policies established.

  • Accurately performed diagnosis process to quickly resolve customer complaints.
  • Removed and replaced damaged or worn components after diagnosis was confirmed.
  • Ensured all diesel vehicles were operating and running in proper working order.
  • Maintained serviceability, accountability and readiness of assigned vehicles and equipment.
  • Conducted preventive maintenance and thorough pre-trip inspections.
  • Trained subordinates and supervised other personnel.
Candidate Info
4
years in
workforce
4
years
at this job
HS
High School Diploma
HS
Automotive, Diesel & Industrial Technology
5

Diesel Technician

Lead diesel technician specializing on 7.3L and 6.0L Ford Powerstroke engines. Repairs from suspension work to heavy engine work including head gasket repairs and engine swaps.

  • Repaired approximately 10 trucks a week working part time.
  • No problem communicating with customers, giving them confidence on my work and the work of the company with the high ticket repairs being done on their trucks.
  • Using knowledge from diesel work combined with work from engineering courses to design an updated aluminum oil drain pan for 6.7L Powerstroke engines.
Candidate Info
15
years in
workforce
4
years
at this job
C
Guitar
BS
Mechanical Engineering
6

Diesel Technician

Performed preventive maintenance on school bus fleet in accordance with company and state regulations.

  • Maintained a clean and safe work environment and adhere to all company policies
  • Proficient in diagnosing and repairing Cummins ISB200 and Caterpillar 3126 engines.
  • Performed duties from basic diagnosing and repair to engine and transmission replacements.
Candidate Info
15
years in
workforce
2
years
at this job
7

Diesel Technician

Assembled and disassembled engine parts / performed maintenance and record keeping as required

  • Performed disc, drum system service, suspensions, removed and replaced tires and static wheels balancing
  • Diagnosed clutch systems, differentials, manuals and automatic transmissions and transaxles, removed and replaced transmission mounts in diesel trucks
  • Overhauled starter motors and alternators, performed ignition timing and adjusted timing to vehicle specs
  • Removed and replaced fuel pumps, basic carburetor operations, tested emission control systems and extracted codes from the computer
  • Repaired air brakes, electrical systems, performed diagnostic in diesel systems
  • Performed Diagnostic and repairs of diesel truck & van breakdowns
  • Experience in DOT inspection
Candidate Info
15
years in
workforce
8
months
at this job
C
Automotive And Repair Service Program
8

Diesel Technician U.s. Marine Corps

Inspected, diagnosed, and repaired a wide range of Military vehicles in a timely manner.

  • Mastered equipment diagrams and schematics.
  • Conducted numerous vehicle recovery operations in high stress/combat environments.
  • Independently Maintained and Managed 6 Specialty vehicles worth […] while deployed to a combat zone with limited supplies and resources.
  • Inspected and supervised the work of 5+ Technicians while acting as Quality Control Chief.
  • Used online maintenance reporting systems to keep track of vehicles and repairs.
  • Helped provide a Unit of 600+ personnel with transportation and power equipment support.
  • Worked together with Foreign Militaries to accomplish various maintenance tasks.
  • Maintained a fleet of approximately 80 vehicles
Candidate Info
3
years in
workforce
3
years
at this job
HS
High School Diploma
Automotive
9

Diesel Technician

Performed preventative maintenance on tractors/trailers including oil lube, brakes, tires etc. plus DOT Inspections

  • Experience with Mack and Freightliner late models with engines Mercedes-Benz, MP9(Volvo), and Detroit Diesels
  • Diagnosed ECM faults codes plus any tractor/trailer electrical issues
  • Performed frequent road-call repairs on disabled fleet tractors
  • Performed basic computer -communication skills, work orders, warranty procedures, and reports.
  • Serviced DPF systems and DEF systems
  • OSHA certified to perform all A/C System repairs
Candidate Info
2
years in
workforce
6
months
at this job
HS
High School Diploma
Technology
10

Diesel Technician

Serviced diesel trucks, repairing parts.

  • Maintained a 99% efficiency rate of 67 vehicles.
  • Assisted in recovery and wrecker operations.
  • Aided in repair of fleet of 67 trucks to make operations safely and successful.
  • Assisted with hydraulics and crane maintenance.
  • Serviced wrecker trucks and small tractors with backhoe
  • Maintained all safety standards, and implicated them onto others before making a decision.
Candidate Info
7
years in
workforce
2
years
at this job
HS
High School Diploma

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