Diesel Technician/Mechanic Apprentice
Posted on: August 4, 2022
A Penske Apprentice Technician will work side by side our existing
workforce and learn through hands on experience that will
supplement the formal learning obtained as part of the formal
curriculum of a local technical/trade school.
This position will perform minor truck and trailer component repair
and all aspects of preventative maintenance on our vehicles.
We have industry leading technology, tools and experts in the
vehicle maintenance field and industry. You will receive state of
the art training each year on a variety of OEM equipment. Many of
our technicians have been trained and certified through Penske's
Technician Certification Program which is ASE (Automotive Service
Excellence) certified as a CASE (Continuing Automotive Service
This position is located at a Penske facility at 1701 Lehigh Street
in Allentown, PA.
• Vehicle component lubrication and replacement
• Electrical system repairs
• Cooling system maintenance
• Perform basic diagnostics
• Enrollment in a current technical/trade school for vehicle repair
• Working knowledge in the use of hand tools required
• Must have a positive attitude and willingness to grow in
• Basic computer skills preferred for data entry into maintenance
• Regular, predictable, full attendance is an essential function of
• Willingness to travel within district (close geographical area),
work the required schedule, work at the specific location required,
complete Penske employment application, submit to a reference
verification (to include past employment and education) are
This position is regulated by the Department of Transportation or
designated as safety sensitive by the company, and the ability to
work in a constant state of alertness and in a safe manner is
required. Associates must have the
ability to accept responsibility for their own safety, as well as
the safety of others.
-The physical and mental demands described here are representative
of those that must be met by an associate to successfully perform
the essential functions of this job. Reasonable accommodations may
be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the
-The associate will be required to remember and understand certain
instructions, guidelines or other information. The associate must
be able to see and verbally communicate. Specific vision abilities
required by this job include close vision, distance vision,
peripheral vision, depth perception and the ability to adjust
-While performing the duties of this job, the associate will be
required to move frequently, stand, walk, and sit. The associate is
frequently required to use hands to touch, handle, and feel, and to
reach with hands and arms. The associate must be able to regularly
lift and/or move up to 50lbs/23kg and occasionally lift and/or move
up to 100lbs/45kg.
Penske is an Equal Opportunity Employer.
About Penske Truck Leasing
Penske Truck Leasing Co., L.P., headquartered in Reading,
Pennsylvania, is a partnership of Penske Corporation, Penske
Automotive Group and Mitsui & Co., Ltd. A leading global
transportation services provider, Penske operates a premier fleet
of vehicles and serves its customers from locations in North
America, South America, Europe, Australia, and Asia. Penske's
product lines include full-service truck leasing, contract
maintenance, commercial and consumer truck rentals, used truck
sales, transportation and warehousing management and supply chain
management solutions. Visit www.GoPenske.com to learn more.
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