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Fleet Diesel Mechanic

Date:  Mar 4, 2023
Location: 

Albany, NY, US, 12205

Company: Coca-Cola Beverages Northeast

 

WHY JOIN OUR COKE NORTHEAST FLEET TECH TEAM?

 

  • Work with some of the most recognized brands in the world: Coca-Cola, Sprite, Dr. Pepper, Monster, and Moxie (just to name a few)
  • Huge career growth opportunity as we expand our reach in the Northeast
  • Highly competitive pay/compensation
  • A fast-paced and rewarding team environment
  • Money-saving programs: tuition assistance, fitness reimbursement, scholarships, ASE certification reimbursement, and 40-hours a year of OEM training provided
  • Company cookouts, raffle prizes, and employee product purchasing discounts
  • Discounts with Verizon, GMC, Disney, Ford, Apple, and other companies
  • Yearly boot allowance; company-provided uniforms, seasonal clothing provided, sweatshirts/Jackets/hats in the winter, and t-shirts in the Summer
  • Best diagnostic software and fleet technology out there on the market- OEM Diagnostic Equipment and company-provided specialty tools
  • Millions invested yearly in new vehicles and equipment
  • Fleet Standardization that allows the employee to learn specific equipment that doesn't change significantly over the years
  • Fleet Maintenance is an hourly pay instead of a flat rate; every employee is paid for the time they work
  • Clean and organized facilities our employees are proud of
  • No major work done on the road and limited work outside
  • We offer stable careers that can last you a lifetime (no more getting laid off in the winter months)
  • Quality over quantity is valued working with us- no working against a clock having to hit unrealistic metrics; the metric we use is the integrity of your work
  • An excellent benefits* package:
    • Full insurance suite at a very low premium- health, dental, vision, life, and short/long-term disability; pay incentive if opting out of insurance
    • Up to $500 gym reimbursement if opting into our insurance
    • 100% company-matched 401k (up to 6% of pay) or pension plan depending on location
    • Paid vacations, holidays, personal, and sick days; depending on union governance, days off are available after only 90-days of employment!
       

 

*Benefits may vary by position, location, and union governance.

 

 

ABOUT COKE NORTHEAST:

 

We are Coca-Cola Beverages Northeast, one of the largest Coca-Cola bottlers in the US.  United, we are world-class people producing, selling, and distributing iconic beverage brands to the communities we champion and serve.  We get stuff done through our unwavering dedication to our values: quality, integrity, commitment, resourcefulness, and diversity.  Join our growing family!

 

 

Keep reading below to learn about the specifics of this position.  Regardless of role or location in our company, we are proud to be one team!   

 

 

JOB LOCATION(S)Albany, NY   

Job Description


The Fleet Technician is responsible for performing repairs, inspections and preventative maintenance on company fleet vehicles to include diesel and gasoline trucks, trailers, pallet jacks, forklifts and automobiles. The Fleet Technician is tasked with maintaining the fleet according to DOT and other regulatory requirements to ensure safe, efficient and reliable operation of all company vehicles and equipment.

 

  • Schedule: Monday-Friday, 12 PM-8:30 PM 
  • Requires CDL A, if no CDL-A, Coke Northeast will provide training to receive CDL-A 
  • 1+ years of experience in auto mechanics and heavy equipment repairP

Essential Duties & Responsibilities

 

  • Troubleshoot, diagnose and perform repairs on company fleet vehicles
  • Schedule and conduct preventative maintenance
  • Test equipment to ensure proper functioning and performance
  • Respond to service calls
  • Pick up and deliver vehicles
  • Complete required paperwork
  • Maintain clean and safe work areas at all times
  • Adhere to all company policies and procedures

 

Job Requirements

 

  • High school diploma, GED or equivalent
  • 1+ years of experience in auto mechanics including heavy equipment repair; company will provide on-going job training
  • Class-A Commercial Driver’s License preferred; if no CDL-A, Coke Northeast will provide training to receive a CDL-A
  • Must be able to meet company motor vehicle records standards
  • Automotive Service Excellence (ASE) certification desirable; company will assist with getting ASE certifications
  • Must be able to supply automotive hand tools; Coke Northeast will supply all heavy-duty tools such as truck and car lifts (no working on your back)
  • Basic proficiency with computer applications; tablets are provided for maintenance documentation instead of paper
  • Demonstrated automotive, mechanical, and technical aptitude; employees will be provided 40 hours per year in mechanical training for the vehicles and manufacturers that we work on
  • Working knowledge of the methods, equipment, and techniques used in vehicle repair and maintenance
  • Must have the ability to occasionally lift, push and pull 50+ pounds, reach above head height, squat, kneel, bend and reach
  • Must be available to work 2nd shift; Monday thru Friday

 

 

DISCLAIMER:

 

It is impossible to list every requirement for, or responsibility of, any position. Similarly, we cannot identify all the skills a position may require since job responsibilities and the Company's needs may change over time. Therefore, the above job description is not comprehensive or exhaustive. The Company reserves the right to adjust, add to, or eliminate any aspect of the above description. The Company also retains the right to require all employees to undertake additional or different job responsibilities when necessary to meet business needs.  We get stuff done!

 

 

BACKGROUND VERIFICATION:

 

Coke Northeast requires all applicants to undergo a background verification process prior to commencing employment with the Company. Employment with Coke Northeast is contingent on the satisfactory completion of a pre-employment background check and drug screen. Where applicable, driving records, including minor moving violations, will be evaluated according to Coke Northeast’s guidelines to determine eligibility for the position. 

 

 

EQUAL OPPORTUNITY EMPLOYER STATEMENT:

 

Coke Northeast is an Equal Opportunity Employer and does not discriminate against any employee or applicant for employment because of race, color, sex, age, national origin, religion, sexual orientation, gender identity and/or expression, status as a veteran, and basis of disability or any other federal, state, or local protected class.

 

 

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Nearest Major Market: Albany