Diesel Mechanic

Palmetto Breeze Transit   Bluffton, SC   Full-time     Mechanic/Technician
Posted on June 25, 2024
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Palmetto Breeze is currently hiring for a Diesel Mechanic (Full-Time Position) 
Great State Benefits and Retirement.

Sign-On Bonus - $5000 to qualified candidate.


  • High school diploma or equivalent, and minimum 3-5 years of diesel maintenance and  diagnostics experience; or any combination of relevant education and experience • Must be at least 21 years of age 
  • Possess a Commercial Driver’s License (CDL), or have ability to obtain CDL-Class B Permit  within 90 days 
  • Possess basic computer skills 
  • Possess stable and verifiable work history, with exceptional record of attendance and  punctuality 
  • Ability to bend, kneel, stoop and stand for long periods of time on concrete surfaces. Ability  to perform lifting tasks up to 75 lbs. 
  • Pass Department of Transportation (DOT) physical and back screen, drug screen, and  complete a background check 


  • Regular and predictable performance of essential job functions. 
  • Use diagnostic tools to troubleshoot and diagnose fleet vehicle. 
  • Perform fleet vehicle inspections, overhauls, major and minor repairs, as well as  monitoring/completing on-going regular scheduled maintenance. 
  • Ensure fleet vehicles are in safe, working order when placed in service, and free of  mechanical defects. 
  • Respond to emergency road-calls and troubleshoot in the field. 
  • Utilize effective time management skills in performing and completing assigned work orders. • Adhere to all safety regulations, policies and procedures. 
  • Maintain a safe work environment and clean work area. 
  • Other related duties as assigned. 

Pay Range: $18.00 - $25.00 DOQ

Applicant must be able to pass a background check and drug screen. 

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