Diesel Technician Resume Samples

A Diesel Technician is tasked with the duty of inspecting, repairing and overhauling vehicles that run on diesel. A well-drafted Diesel Technician Resume describes the following duties and tasks – following the specified checklist to inspect the vehicle, test driving vehicle to diagnose the exact malfunctioning part, reading and interpreting diagnostic test results, raising heavy parts using hydraulic hoists or jacks; inspecting the braking systems and steering mechanism; adjusting and aligning wheels, and repairing malfunctioning components and parts.

Employers prefer those possessing these distinguishing attributes – familiarity with all working tools and machines, troubleshooting skills, manual dexterity, ability to assemble and reassemble parts without any problem, and the potential to identify the mechanical and electronic problems. Those who want to enter this occupation should have a postsecondary study in automotive repair, electronics or mathematics.

Diesel Technician Resume

Headline : Five plus years of combined experience between active duty military service as a 63T Bradley Fighting Vehicle Systems Mechanic and civilian contracting as a mechanical/electrical technician. Possess specialized skills in troubleshooting and diagnostics for mechanical, electrical, hydraulic and pneumatic systems. Fast learner with a can and will do attitude who works well with others. Dedicated to supporting staff, client relations, and the department through knowledge and experience.

Skills : Diagnostics, Troubleshooting, Repair, Welding/Fabrication, Management/Supervisory, Microsoft Office

Description :

  • Performed brake services and replacements on buses, tractors, and trailers as needed.
  • Serviced and repaired both diesel and gasoline engines, related lubrication, fuel, and cooling systems. (oil and filters, fuel system filters, injectors, fuel pumps, oil pumps, water pumps, etc) removed, repaired, and replaced drivetrain components including engines, transmissions, transfers, drive axles/shafts, and final drives.
  • Replaced/repaired brakes/wheel end components, engine components, airlines, hose lines, performed preventative maintenance on tractors/trailers.
  • Worked in accordance with DOT, Environmental Protection Agency (EPA), Interstate Authority, Occupational Safety and Health Administration (OSHA) and other rules and regulations as required.
  • Performed safety inspections of equipment and prepared the safety documentation.
  • Vast knowledge of track repair operation of heavy equipment repair of heavy equipment.
  • Responsible for maintenance and diagnostics of all hydraulic operations on industrial and forestry equipment.
  • Performed state inspections, oil changes, brake inspections, and repairs.
Years of Experience
Experience
5-7 Years
Experience Level
Level
Executive
Education
Education
High School Diploma


Diesel Technician/Fabrication Resume

Headline : Dedicated Diesel Technician/Fabrication with over 5 plus years of automotive and heavy equipment experience. Seeking a career position in diesel maintenance in which to continue to strengthen skills in preventive maintenance, customer service, and social skills. Desires to align goals with that of the organization to supersede expectations while maintaining a high work ethic. General knowledge of OSHA and EPA regulations related to shop and office conditions.

Skills : Rebuilt Engines; ISX, ISM, CAT C-15Detriot 60s, Suspension, Welding, Steering, Ride Control, Exhaust, Brakes, Drivability

Description :

  • Performing work as outlined in the repair order with efficiency and accuracy in accordance with dealership and factory standards.
  • Diagnosing and repairing vehicle malfunction and also diagnose AC and HVAC systems.
  • Communicating with the parts department to secure the necessary parts and save and tag warranty parts.
  • Advising shop foreman and providing the recommendation if repair order needs to be adjusted.
  • Ensuring customer vehicle cleanliness and maintaining a neat and orderly work area.
  • Upholding federal, state and local regulations governing the disposal of hazardous waste.
  • Performing job duties and functions with flexibility in the event circumstances shift (i. e. emergencies, changes in personnel, workload, rush jobs or technology developments).
  • Training new lube techs the proper procedures on basic preventive maintenance.
  • Servicing and operating doziers, skid-steer bobcats, excavators, loaders, as well as other industrial and forestry heavy equipment.
Years of Experience
Experience
5-7 Years
Experience Level
Level
Executive
Education
Education
Associate in Applied Science


Shop Foreman/Heavy Diesel Technician Resume

Summary : Dedicated and motivated Shop Foreman/Heavy Diesel Technician with over 20 plus years of knowledge and experience. Possess a record of successful operations in Dealership repair service, large-scale fleet maintenance, and improvements. Creative problem solver with the ability to exceed existing company standards. Concerned with evaluating, planning, Repairing and testing operation of electrical, mechanical, hydraulic and computer components. Strong organizational skills with the ability to work independently and follow directions. Professional appearance and demeanor General knowledge of OSHA and EPA regulations related to shop and office conditions.

Skills : Gasoline And Diesel Engine Service And Repair, Tune Ups, Drivetrain, Transmission, Brakes, Suspension And Steering

Description :

  • Responsible to diagnose, inspect, repair and troubleshoot issues on heavy-duty diesel vehicles.
  • Performing routine maintenance functions and adjustments on all types of class 7 and 8 diesel equipment, forklifts, and trailing equipment repair or rebuild all or part of equipment systems.
  • Recognized technical expert handpicked to deliver briefings on propulsion capabilities to senior leadership.
  • Conducting technical training in a broad range of maintenance, safety, and security areas; significantly raised service capabilities while improving inspection ratings and generating measurable savings in operational costs.
  • Reorganized maintenance shop layout to maximize workspace, capturing 85% improvement in production numbers.
  • Performing preventive maintenance tasks for heavy vehicle diesel engines.
  • Evaluating warranty requests and conducting parts evaluation for required services.
  • Correcting vehicle deficiencies by removing, repairing and replacing major part assemblies.
Years of Experience
Experience
10+ Years
Experience Level
Level
Consultant
Education
Education
Diesel Technology

Head Diesel Technician Resume

Headline : Formally educated Head Diesel Technician seeking a great company to start off in the diesel engine and heavy equipment industry. Seeking a position with a company that will utilize my skills, and I can continue to grow within. Service-oriented gas and diesel mechanic with 5 years background in engine repair. Core competencies include troubleshooting, engine overhaul, and customer service as well as excellent communication and time management skills. Handles tasks with accuracy and efficiency.

Skills : Suspension, Welding, Steering, Ride Control, Exhaust, Brakes, Drivability, Trailer Hitches, Electrical Repair/diagnosis, Engine Repair, And Preventative Maintenance

Description :

  • Performing vehicle maintenance and repair duties including performing standard vehicle maintenance.
  • performing standard component inspections and repairs, performing preventive maintenance, diagnosing standard mechanical and electronic problems, utilizing diagnostic computer when applicable, identifying the root cause of basic failures/conditions and performing repairs as required replace defective components as instructed.
  • Performing facility maintenance duties, interacting with customers/drivers to properly determine the nature of the complaint once assigned a task.
  • Utilizing the key functions of the shop management system and electronic documentation available.
  • Working in accordance with all federal/ provincial and corporate compliance guidelines (i.e., safety, dot, mot).
  • Responsible for the supervision of a team of 12 technicians, coordinating mechanics with job assignments maintained clean workshop equipment in working condition.
  • Performing diagnostic tests and identifying worn and damaged parts for elimination.
  • Updating job knowledge by participating in educational opportunities and reading technical and regulation publications.
Years of Experience
Experience
5-7 Years
Experience Level
Level
Executive
Education
Education
Bachelor Of Science

Diesel Technician/Foreman Resume

Headline : Ambitious, USMC trained Diesel Technician/Foreman with documented success in heavy duty truck and trailer repair, preventive maintenance of diesel engines and replacement of defective parts, with an emphasis on managing teams and quality control. To obtain a position utilizing the academic training, skills, and experience acquired through my coursework and previous job experiences.

Skills : Diesel Engine Repair And Diagnostics, PM Services, Hydraulic Repairs, Tire Repair, Shipping And Receiving

Description :

  • Determining vehicle condition by conducting inspections and diagnostic tests.
  • Identifying worn and damaged parts. Keeping equipment available for use by completing preventive maintenance schedules.
  • Installing the component and part upgrades, controlling corrosion, completing winterization procedures.
  • Correcting vehicle deficiencies by removing, repairing, adjusting, overhauling, assembling, disassembling, and replacing major assemblies, sub-assemblies, components, parts, or systems, such as power and drive trains, electrical, air conditioning, fuel, emission, brake, steering, hydraulics.
  • Completing machine shop operations; making adjustments and alignments including bearing loads, gear tooth contact, valve mechanisms, governors, oil systems, control linkages, clutches, and traction units.
  • Complying with federal and state vehicle requirements by testing engine, safety, and combustion control standards.
  • Maintaining vehicle appearance by cleaning, washing, maintaining vehicle records by annotating services and repairs.
  • Keeping shop equipment operating by following operating instructions, troubleshooting breakdowns, maintaining supplies, performing preventive maintenance and calling for repairs.
Years of Experience
Experience
5-7 Years
Experience Level
Level
Executive
Education
Education
Diploma in Diesel Technology

Diesel Technician/Foreman Resume

Objective : Diesel Technician/Foreman with experience varies through many different applications from aviation to automotive and diesel. Full knowledge of aviation components ranging from avionics to turbine engines. Diesel and gas engine knowledge from hydraulics operation of electric over the air over hydraulic or any combination of the above. Engine repair from the top end to injector replacement and rebuilds. Complete knowledge of S-Cam air brake systems. Welding/Fabrication skills are superior.

Skills : Scanner Systems, Suspension, And Alignment, Blueprint Reading, Electrical Systems, Computer Literate, Air Brake Systems Expertise, Schematics

Description :

  • Worked on a variety of vehicles, including rear load front load and roll off, and can delivery trucks.
  • Repaired hydraulic pumps, couplings hoses and rams cylinders and pressure relief systems.
  • Kept track of VCR's and input them in the system for correct filing of DOT required paperwork.
  • Complied with state vehicle requirements, including engine safety and combustion control standards.
  • Repaired many wiring problems in a timely manner as door traffics to get trucks on the route as soon as possible.
  • Serviced air conditioning, heating, engine-cooling, and electrical systems.
  • Always made sure trucks were ready for the next day which included all repairs done and safety equipment on board and functioning correctly.
  • Updated job knowledge by participating in educational opportunities and reading technical and regulation publications.
Years of Experience
Experience
2-5 Years
Experience Level
Level
Junior
Education
Education
Bachelor Of Science

Diesel Technician Resume

Objective : Reliable Diesel Technician with strong mechanical aptitude and a willingness to learn. Determined to perform all tasks to the best of my abilities. Always looking for ways to improve to make my job more productive. Seeking a good opportunity in a company that enables me to improve my skills, increase my practical experience, fulfill personal ambitions, and expand my knowledge.

Skills : Basic Computer Knowledge, Basic Diesel Mechanics Knowledge, Painting, Sculpture, Metalsmith, Public Speaking

Description :

  • Conducted technical training in a broad range of maintenance, safety, and security areas; significantly raised service capabilities while improving inspection ratings and generating measurable savings in operational costs.
  • Kept shop equipment operating by following preventative maintenance and operating instructions.
  • Corrected vehicle deficiencies by removing, repairing, adjusting, overhauling, assembling, and replacing major components.
  • Determined vehicle condition by conducting inspections and diagnostic tests, identifying worn and damaged parts.
  • Worked on changing oil, rotating tires, changing parts, and diagnostic procedures.
  • Performed regular maintenance on large tug boats with changing oil, filters, and cooling systems.
  • Performed after treatment maintenance, such as DPF & DOC cleaning and after treatment doser cleaning.
  • Performed diagnostic on electrical issues on engine side and truck side.
Years of Experience
Experience
2-5 Years
Experience Level
Level
Junior
Education
Education
Technical Diploma

Heavy Diesel Technician Resume

Objective : Thorough Shop Foreman/Heavy Diesel Technician focused on creating effective quality assurance procedures and repairing automobiles safely and accurately. Experience includes industrial maintenance as well as all forms of welding and machine repair. Dependable, hard-working diesel mechanic whose education, experience and skills will make him a valuable team member that will enable the company to exceed their goals and be a leader in the industry.

Skills : PM Services, Hydraulic Repairs, Tire Repair, Shipping And Receiving, Customer Service Relations, Computer.

Description :

  • Used hand tools, precision instruments, power tools, pneumatic tools, lathes, welding equipment, and jacks and hoists.
  • Inspected and verified dimensions and clearances of parts to ensure conformance to factory specifications.
  • Attached test instruments to equipment, and read dials and gauges to diagnose malfunctions.
  • Raised trucks, buses, and heavy parts or equipment using hydraulic jacks or hoists.
  • Test drive trucks and buses to diagnose malfunctions or to ensure that they are working properly.
  • Performed routine maintenance such as changing oil, checking batteries, and lubricating equipment and machinery.
  • Examined and adjusted protective guards, loose bolts, and specified safety devices.
  • Adjusted and relined brakes, align wheels, tightened bolts and screws, and reassembled equipment.
  • Inspected brake systems, steering mechanisms, wheel bearings, and other important parts to ensure that they are in proper operating condition.
Years of Experience
Experience
2-5 Years
Experience Level
Level
Junior
Education
Education
High School Diploma

Diesel Technician Resume

Headline : Seasoned Diesel Technician with more than 5 years of experience in fast-paced trucking environment. Excellent mechanical and management skills. Track record of achieving exceptional results in maintaining equipment and directing staff with a specific task. To secure a position as a Power Generation Equipment Repairer / Industrial Electrical-Electronics and Automotive Maintenance Repairer with a dynamic and exciting organization where my business knowledge, experience, and skills will contribute towards the growth and success of the organization.

Skills : Microsoft Office, Welding, Electrical Systems, Automotive, Mechanically Inclined, Mechanic, Communication, Maintaining Safety Standards, Leadership, Cooperating With Others

Description :

  • Used hand tools such as screwdrivers, pliers, wrenches, pressure gauges, and precision instruments, as well as power tools such as pneumatic wrenches, lathes, welding equipment, and jacks and hoists.
  • Inspected and verified dimensions and clearances of parts to ensure conformance to factory specifications.
  • Attached test instruments to equipment, and read dials and gauges to diagnose malfunctions.
  • Interfaced professionally and communicate easily with customers, service personnel, and co-workers.
  • Attended classes to stay updated in new technical information and techniques in order to stay on top of new and changing diesel technology.
  • Followed the checklist to ensure all important parts are examined, including belts, hoses, steering systems, spark plugs, brake and fuel systems, wheel bearings, and other potentially troublesome areas.
  • Checked vehicles to ensure that mechanical, safety and emergency equipment is in good working order.
  • Performed daily updates with immediate management of the status of the fleet.
Years of Experience
Experience
5-7 Years
Experience Level
Level
Executive
Education
Education
High School Diploma

Head Diesel Technician Resume

Summary : Dedicated Head Diesel Technician with over 7 years of experience. Familiar with safety standards and all manner of repair. Highly experienced in diagnosis and repair of diesel engines. Works well with minimal supervision and possess a good work ethic. Capable of making important decisions and communicate effectively in stressful and challenging conditions. Dynamic and engaging professional with excellent leadership skills, physically and mentally fit, with the upmost respect for subordinates, peers, and leaders.

Skills : Engine Machining, Some Welding, Engine Tuning, Performance Engine Building

Description :

  • Worked under limited supervision and selects from written instructions and established procedures to accomplish assigned tasks.
  • Performed repairs and assigned preventive maintenance services, performed inspection, diagnosis, and repair of electrical, hydraulic, suspension, brake and air systems on vehicles and equipment.
  • Utilized vehicle computer electronics systems to interpret failure modes to initiate or assign repairs.
  • Completed required paperwork utilizing fleet maintenance software program associated with repairing vehicles, documenting parts usage, and accounting for repair times.
  • Adjusted and relined brakes, aligned wheels, tightened bolts and screws, and reassemble equipment.
  • Performed routine maintenance such as changing oil, checking batteries, and lubricating equipment and machinery.
  • Examined and adjusted protective guards, loose bolts, and specified safety devices.
  • Serviced air conditioning, heating, engine-cooling, and electrical systems.
Years of Experience
Experience
7-10 Years
Experience Level
Level
Senior
Education
Education
High School