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Diesel Mechanic- Brooklyn

Company: Interstate Waste Services
Location: Brooklyn
Posted on: July 6, 2024

Job Description:


We are currently hiring an overnight Diesel Technician in Brooklyn!

We're dedicated to helping our employees grow, both professionally and financially. Key benefits:

Competitive wage (based on experience) plus Time and a half for Overtime

Up to 6% 401(k) contribution with no matching strings attached

15 days (120 hours) of paid time off (PTO) within the first year

Holiday pay

Uniforms provided with laundry services

$250 annual boot allowance

Medical, dental, vision, life, short-term and long-term disability coverage

Ongoing training and career ladders for advancement

Year-round employment

Safety and care for our employees are core values


  • Shift Monday to Friday (occasional Saturdays)
  • Shop Hours: Flexible shifts available, 7 a.m - 5 p.m. or 1 p.m. - 11:30 p.m. A TYPICAL DAY AT THE ACTION SHOP:
    • Inspect, diagnose and perform the highest level of troubleshooting and repair on trucks and equipment with Cummins, Mack and Detroit Diesel engines.
    • Apply advanced aftertreatment tier 4 knowledge on trucks all day long servicing customers
    • Perform advanced diagnostics and repair of ECMs and TCMs
    • Enjoy a paperless shop environment and access to complete truck histories for well-informed troubleshooting
    • Receive bay side support from the parts team to source and deliver required parts
    • Mentor and develop maintenance team for well-rounded support throughout the shop
    • Work in a clean well-maintained shop with a well-stocked parts department
    • Contribute to a positive and proactive work environment Action Carting/Interstate Waste Services, is hiring experienced mechanics to join our team! We're seeking individuals who take pride in their preventative maintenance, knowing that healthy vehicles last longer when they perform at their best. Action is looking for knowledgeable mechanics who can troubleshoot diesel engines when issues of any severity arise.

      Interstate Waste Services is the most progressive and innovative provider of solid waste and recycling services in the country! We primarily service Northern New Jersey, Southern New York State, New York City, and recently expanded our operations of transfer stations into Pennsylvania and Ohio, where we also own and operate a state-of-the-art rail-served landfill. We cater to a diverse range of residential, industrial and commercial customers. Our mission has always been to provide our customers with the highest quality waste, recycling and environmental services, while keeping focus on employee, customer and environmental safety.

      What makes our company culture unique is we have mastered the ability to balance the standards of a large corporate company while maintaining our small business family style culture.


      The Action Environmental Group, parent company of Action Carting in New York City and Interstate Waste Services in Northern New Jersey/Southern New York State, has several openings for skilled Diesel Mechanics ready to take on the next challenge in their career.

      Our Diesel Mechanics perform inspection, diagnosis and repair of electrical, hydraulic, suspension, brake and air systems on vehicles and equipment, including diesel heavy trucks and engines. Performs preventive maintenance inspection (PMI); troubleshoots, repairs, and rebuilds major components on vehicles and equipment. Ensures accurate diagnosis and effective repair and/or replacement of components. Additional responsibilities include:
      • Performs all work in accordance with established safety procedures.
      • Completes required paperwork utilizing fleet maintenance software program associated with repairing vehicles, documenting parts usage, and accounting for repair times.
      • Assists in the repair and adjustment of equipment.
        • Washes vehicles and equipment.
        • Conducts safety checks on vehicles.
        • Assists with service calls for breakdowns.
        • Perform other maintenance related work as required.
        • Maintain a clean, safe work area in compliance with Corporate / OSHA Standards. Qualifications
          • 3-5+ years' experience as class A or B mechanic
          • Computer diagnostic experience is required
          • Prior experience from waste management industry or heavy equipment/yellow iron dealership experience is a plus
            • Trade school or similar training is a plus
            • Knowledge of safety procedures and practices

              Additional Information

              IWS is committed to providing a world class work place to all employees. Each eligible employee receives a competitive total compensation package including, hourly pay based on experience and paid overtime, Medical, Dental, Vision, Life Insurance and more. Our employees also receive Paid Vacation, Holidays, and Personal Days.

              We believe in providing the training and development you need to grow your career with IWS. Many of our Supervisors, Managers, and other leadership staff, started their careers as Helpers, Drivers, or Dispatchers. IWS is proud to be an equal opportunity employer. We celebrate diversity and do not discriminate based on race, religion, color, national origin, sex, sexual orientation, age, veteran status, disability status, or any other applicable characteristics protected by law.

              Salary Range Minimum

              USD $28.38/Hr.

              Salary Range Maximum

              USD $50.00/Hr.

Keywords: Interstate Waste Services, New York , Diesel Mechanic- Brooklyn, Engineering , Brooklyn, New York

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