Truck Service Oil/Lube Technician
Travel Centers of America
$13.00 – $21.00 per hour / 35-40 hours per week
Benefits include paid vacation, sick leave, medical, dental, eye care, retirement
TA and Petro Stopping Centers is the largest full-service travel center company in the United States, serving professional drivers and motorists alike. Our mission is to take care of all highway travelers in the finest full-service facilities on the road. And, with over 30 years of experience, TravelCenters of America has established itself as a leader in serving travelers.
As an Oil/Lube Technician, you will provide accurate and efficient service to customers by diagnosing wear conditions, and together with TSA or Manager, make recommendations to customers. Draining oil from crankcase and refilling crankcase with required amount and type of oil. Removing and replacing oil and air filters. Lubricating moving parts of diesel engine trucks and inspecting fluid level of steering gear, power steering reservoir, transmission, differentials and axle housings. Inspecting and treating coolant to specification. Inspecting and testing batteries. Checking air pressure of tires and completing tire repair and replacement services using the Tire Industry Association procedures.
You will also complete repairs within your capabilities and as written. Efficiently use all shop equipment. Provide your own hand tools.
All work must be completed in a safe, reasonable and responsible manner following company policies. You will be required to have a “whatever needs to be done” work ethic and attitude, be mechanically inclined, and a team player with neat clean appearance. You should be self-motivated, dependable and work well with others.
Some janitorial work is required by all employees to maintain a clean and safe work environment.
Preferred candidates will have knowledge and experience working on commercial truck and trailer tires and preventive maintenance procedures.
Qualified candidates must possess a high school diploma or equivalent; must have basic computer skills; must be able to relate well with people. Must possess a satisfactory work record and ability to work with minimal direction. Must be able to lift and carry cases of merchandise, individual parts and tools up to an approximate weight of 50 pounds with or without reasonable accommodations occasionally.
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To Apply: Visit www.TA-petro.com (careers at bottom of the page). Open until filled.