Diesel Mechanic at XPO Logistics, Inc.

Posted in General Business 12 days ago.

Type: Full-Time
Location: Jacksonville, Florida





Job Description:

Solutions driven success.

XPO is a top ten global provider of transportation services, with a highly integrated network of people, technology and physical assets. At XPO Logistics, we look for employees who like a challenge and can communicate effectively in all situations. We want to leverage your skills and years of experience to drive positive results while ensuring a bright future for yourself and XPO. If you're looking for a growth opportunity, join us at XPO.

Pay, benefits and more.


  • Pay starts at $24.51

  • Full health insurance on day one

  • Life and disability insurance

  • Earn up to 13 days PTO over the course of your first year

  • 9 paid company holidays

  • 401(k) option with company match

  • Employee stock purchase plan

  • Education assistance

What you'll do on a typical day:


  • Perform routine maintenance functions and adjustments on all types of class 7 and 8 diesel equipment, forklifts and trailing equipment

  • Repair or rebuild all or parts of various equipment systems

  • Work in accordance with DOT, EPA, Interstate Authority, OSHA and other rules and regulations

  • Conduct safety inspections on equipment and prepare safety documentation as needed

  • Maintain proficiency with equipment and technologies that enhance productivity

  • Move trailers throughout the property

  • Operate a hostler in all types of weather; safely walk and stand for extended periods of time


What you need to succeed at XPO:

At a minimum, you'll need:


  • 2 years of experience in general heavy truck repair for commercial fleet operations

  • To obtain EPA HVAC Refrigerant Recovery and Recycling Certification within 90 days of hire (ASE, MACS or equivalent)

  • A valid driver's license

  • Basic welding skills (Oxy/Acetylene, MIG and ARC)

  • Your own hand tools for tractor-trailer repairs

  • Basic computer skills

  • Availability to work a variety of shifts, including days, evenings, nights and weekends


It'd be great if you also have:

  • Previous or current ASE certifications

  • Experience with trailer repair, diesel engine system diagnostics and preventive maintenance for tractor technicians

  • Ability to diagnose and repair vehicle air conditioning systems


This job requires the ability to:

  • Lift up to 50 lbs. frequently and more than 75 lbs. occasionally

  • Safely walk and stand for extended periods of time on various surfaces that may be uneven or slippery, including working outdoors in inclement weather

  • Reach (including above your head), bend, climb, push, pull, twist, squat and kneel


Be part of something big.

We are proud to be an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer. Qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, sex, disability, veteran or other protected status.

All applicants who receive a conditional offer of employment may be required to take and pass a pre-employment drug test.

The above statements are not an exhaustive list of all required responsibilities, duties and skills for this job classification.

Review XPO's candidate privacy statement here.





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