Giant Eagle

Fleet Maintenance Mechanic - Pittsburgh

Pittsburgh, PA

Job Description

Fleet Maintenance Mechanic

Posted: Saturday, 6/8/2024

Job Summary

Talon Logistics, Giant Eagle’s transportation company, keeps the supply chain running smoothly and ensures our shelves are stocked with the great products our guests want and expect. Fleet Maintenance Mechanics are responsible for maintaining and repairing the commercial fleet used in all our distribution centers; including diesel and compressed natural gas, tractor trailer trucks, gasoline service truckers, reefers, and vans.

Job Description

Join the team and experience the benefits of being a part of Giant Eagle. In this role at our Crafton, PA location, you'll enjoy:

  • Competitive Compensation: Start at $27.90/hour; increase to $30.40/hour upon graduation of the company training program. 
  • Ongoing Training and Development: We're committed to helping you grow professionally. Take advantage of our ongoing training and development opportunities to enhance your skills and advance your career.
  • Comprehensive Medical Plan: Full employer-paid medical plan available for you and your family!
  • Retirement Planning: Plan for your long-term financial security with a 401K plan + company match with scheduled increases.
  • Tool Reimbursement: Having the right tool for the job is essential.  That’s why we provide $900 annually to help you invest in quality equipment to keep your toolbox stocked.
  • Consistent Scheduling: We understand the importance of work-life balance. Our weekly schedules are consistent including two weekdays off together.
  • Wellness Programs: Take advantage of our wellness programs, which include access to a free on-site gym, health screenings, and wellness challenges designed to help you maintain a healthy lifestyle.

Job Requirement

  • Experience Required: 3 to 5 years
  • Experience Desired: Thermo King a plus; Refrigerant R-404A Certification a plus; Compressed Natural Gas of Equipment a plus; Preventative Maintenance/Repair work on Tractors required; Must have own hand and power tools; Two to five years experience on class 8 vehicles
  • Education Desired: High school diploma or equivalent
  • Certification or Licensing Required: Brake Certifications; PA Class 3, 4 or 7 Inspection; Tractor/Trailer Inspections; Valid Driver's License
  • Certification or Licensing Desired: Valid Class A CDL
  • Lifting Requirement: Up to 100 pounds


Job Responsibilities

  • Respond to road calls by utilizing fleet repair trucks or tow service.
  • Install, replace and/or repair refrigerants, ventilation systems, brakes, engines, clutches, transmissions, starters, alternators, batteries, etc. as needed.
  • Operate equipment in accordance with all safety parameters.
  • Create and enter data for work orders and check sheets on work being performed to include posting of parts corresponding with fleet maintenance software.
  • Keep work area safe and clean.
  • Check equipment repair history and perform data input for system upgrades.
  • Perform preventative maintenance on all commercial fleet vehicles and service trucks to Department of Transportation specifications.
  • Perform preventative maintenance on all tractors to include changing the oil, checking the filters, grease all fittings, checking all hoses, visually inspect the engine and tighten all bolts.
  • Perform preventative maintenance on all trailers, including lubing trailer joints, checking the doors, checking the exterior and repairing the rivets and sides as needed.
  • Perform preventative maintenance on diesel, CNG and commercial l tractor trailer trucks, gasoline service trucks and vans.
  • Review job orders and diagnose equipment to determine malfunctions and plan work procedures.
  • Use hand, power and pneumatic tools and testing instruments to repair and maintain equipment and vehicles
  • Examine protective guards and bolts and inspect safety devices on trucks and trailers in order to make adjustments as needed.
  • Test drive repaired tractor trailer trucks or service equipment in order to verify compliance with Department of Transportation specifications.
  • Perform Department of Transportation inspections on tractors and trailers.
  • Perform state inspections on tractors and trailers.
  • Perform miscellaneous duties as assigned.

Starting Rate of Pay

$27.90

About Us

At Giant Eagle Inc., we’re more than just food, fuel and convenience. We’re one giant family of diverse and talented Team Members. Our people are the heart and soul of our company. It’s why we strive to create a nurturing environment that offers countless career opportunities to grow. Deep caring and solid family values are what makes us one of the top work places for jobs in the Greater Pittsburgh, Cleveland, Columbus and Indianapolis Areas. From our Warehouses to our GetGo’s, our grocery Stores through our Corporate home office, we are working together to put food on shoppers' tables and smiles on their faces. We’re always searching for the best Team Members to welcome to our family. We invite you to join our Giant Eagle family. Come start a lasting career with us.

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