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Mechanic Job in Dayton, Ohio US


A-Plus Expediting and Logistics, Inc - Dayton, OH

Posted: 4/15/2021 - Expires: 5/14/2021

Job ID: 226300682


Job Description

A Plus Expediting is seeking a lead mechanic for our medium volume maintenance and repair shop. The Company leases most of our equipment and the prospective applicant would mostly do maintenance and (as needed) repairs to the 8 trucks and 22 vans/sprinters we own. The applicant should be experienced enough to do do all preventative maintenance need to the vans, sprinter type vehicles, non dock level "cube" trucks, straight trucks, and semis. Applicant should be knowledgeable on both gasoline and diesel engines, well enough to diagnose and repair common defects. They must be able to work with various machines and tools as well as follow all safety precautions.


  • Take apart and re-assemble mechanical components according to requirements
  • Inspect engines, transmissions etc. and run diagnostic tests to discover functionality issues
  • Conduct repairs aiming for maximum reliability
  • Troubleshoot reported problems and resolve them in a timely manner
  • Perform thorough maintenance on equipment
  • Clean and apply lubricants to components
  • Replenish fluids of engines
  • Provide consultation on correct maintenance and preventative measures to vehicle users


  • Proven experience as Mechanic
  • Knowledge of machinery and hydraulic, electrical and other systems and their components
  • Aptitude in using various hand tools (screwdrivers, hammers etc.) and precision measurement tools (e.g. calipers)
  • Able to follow procedures and practices and read instruction(s), schematics, etc.
  • A strong commitment to all health and safety guidelines
  • Good communication skills
  • A problem-solving ability
  • Physical strength and stamina
  • While no high school diploma or GED is required, a high school diploma is preferred, and/or a certification from a vocational school or completion of apprenticeship is a definite plus
  • Valid certification (e.g ASE) is also preferred, but in no way required

Identified Skills

Job Summary

Employment Type:
Full Time Employee
Job type:
Regular Employment
Skill Based Partner:
Education Level:
Some high school coursework  /  2  Years
Work Days:
Mon, Tue, Wed, Thu, Fri
Work Shift:
Job Reference Code
$15.00 - $18.00 /hour 
health, dental, vision, and life benefits
Licenses / Certifications:
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Applied Math: 5
Graphic Literacy: 4

Workplace Documentation: 4