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Fleet Mechanic

Company: Frito-Lay North America
Location: San Diego
Posted on: February 10, 2024

Job Description:

$3000 retention bonus: Paid after 30 days of service $1,000, after 90 days $1000, and $1000 when you reach 180 days. Frito-Lay Inc. , the leading US snack food manufacturer, is seeking a Mobile Fleet Technician on medium/light duty trucks in San Diego, California, Technician responsibilities include preventative maintenance, diagnostics, work order entry, inventory management, and resolution of driver-reported issues. A mobile service truck will be provided. Work hours will be late morning to early evening hours. Candidates must be self-motivated and dependable.Job Requirements: 3 years of previous experience with Gas or light duty Diesel engine repair(preferred)

  • Ability to read pneumatic and electrical drawings
  • Preventative maintenance of all equipment
    • Major and minor electrical with the ability to maintain and troubleshoot
      • Brake Systems
      • Air systems
      • Body (panels, frame, doors, etc.)
      • Must have own basic toolsDay-to-Day Activities:
        Schedule & Prioritize work
        Preventative Maintenance Inspections
        Proactive / Follow up repairs
        Demand work (VCRs & Failures)
        Examples of daily follow-up/demand work:
        Brakes
        U- Joints / Bearings
        Steering / Suspension
        Starting / Charging
        Emissions / Drivability diagnosis
        Light Engine repair; Water pumps, Injectors, Fuel PumpsWhat We Maintain:
        Ford E350 Step Vans & Cutaway Box Trucks
        5.4L Gasoline, 5R110 Transmission
        Sprinter Vans & Cutaway Box Trucks
        3.0L V6 & 2.1L I-4, NAG 5 & 7 Speed Transmissions
        Ford Transit
        3.2L I-5 / 3.5 V6 Eco-boost, 6R80 Torque ShiftFord Transit EV
        Hino 238
        J08 / I-6, Allison 2000 Transmissions
        Peterbilt M220 / Freightliner M2/ Peterbilt EV M220
        6.7 Cummins ISB, Allison 2000Job Type: Full-timeSalary: $36.75/ hr.Benefits:
        • 401(k)
        • 401(k) matching
        • Dental Insurance
        • Health insurance
        • Health savings account
        • Retirement plan
        • Tuition reimbursement
        • Vision insuranceSchedule:
          • 8-hour shift Monday-Friday 12 PM-8 PMLicense/Certification:
            • Driver s LicenseWork Location: San Diego, Vista, and El Toro
              • Some Travel is requiredYou may already be familiar with what this position entails. You will help us maintain and repair our vehicles, diagnose mechanical issues, manage parts inventory, and charge parts and labor to work orders. We asked our Fleet Technicians what else we should let you know about working here, and this is what the team had to say about frequent tasks you can expect to perform:
                • You will use your extensive knowledge to assist entry-level mechanics with difficult repairs.
                • You will build relationships with vendors when getting estimates for parts or labor.
                • You will interact with a variety of Frito-Lay drivers, from professional truck drivers to salespeople.
                • This physical job often involves working in tight spaces under vehicles.This is an experienced position. Here are our minimum requirements for you to consider prior to filling out our application:
                  • You are at least 21 years of age or older
                  • You may be required to work on weekends, holidays as well as off shift
                  • You can 50 lift pounds or more with or without a reasonable accommodation
                  • You are able to climb, bend, reach, stoop, kneel, and stretch for extended periods with or without a reasonable accommodation
                  • You have the ability to work in tight spaces for extended periods with or without a reasonable accommodation
                  • You will be required to work on/under trucks for an entire shift (8 to 12 hours) with or without a reasonable accommodationGiven the fact that we offer high wages and phenomenal benefits, you might be wondering what will give you an edge when you apply to Frito-Lay. Here is an idea of the characteristics our managers look for:
                    • Safety-Focused: Drivers are counting on your focus on safety which means doing the job correctly and not taking shortcuts.
                    • Flexibility: Like all Frito-Lay team members, your work on weekends and holidays helps us maintain our industry dominance. We place a high premium on teamwork.
                    • Attention to Detail: We want to avoid breakdowns and stranded drivers. Your approach to preventative maintenance should be diligent, even meticulous when it comes to maintaining our fleet.
                    • Initiative: You are often out in the field by yourself. Our best people would put it this way: we need folks who can show up and work until the job is done.
                    • Leadership: You will manage situations that might involve providing instructions to coworkers in the spirit of safety, efficiency, and cooperation. Frito-Lay leaders will trust you to make good decisions.
                    • Tech Savvy: Technology will enable you to quickly diagnose mechanical problems, and you will also draw upon your computer skills when installing electronic logging devices such as tablets and dashboard computers.
                    • Teamwork: It s important that you work well with others because you will regularly interact with our Regional Drivers, vendors, and other team members.Does this sound like you?We hope you now envision yourself as the newest addition to our diverse team. There is nothing sweeter than a thankful driver who is back out on the road delivering quality snacks to our customers as a direct result of your personal expertise and work ethic.All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, protected veteran status, or disability status.
                      PepsiCo is an Equal Opportunity Employer: Female / Minority / Disability / Protected Veteran / Sexual Orientation / Gender Identity
                      Our Company will consider for employment qualified applicants with criminal histories in a manner consistent with the requirements of the Fair Credit Reporting Act, and all other applicable laws, including but not limited to, San Francisco Police Code Sections 4901 - 4919, commonly referred to as the San Francisco Fair Chance Ordinance; and Chapter XVII, Article 9 of the Los Angeles Municipal Code, commonly referred to as the Fair Chance Initiative for Hiring Ordinance.If you'd like more information about your EEO rights as an applicant under the law, please download the availableEEO is the Law&EEO is the Law Supplementdocuments. ViewPepsiCo EEO Policy.Please view ourPay Transparency Statement.

Keywords: Frito-Lay North America, San Diego , Fleet Mechanic, Engineering , San Diego, California

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