Diesel Mechanic in Birmingham, AL at Brink's

Date Posted: 10/4/2018

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Job Description

Brink’s U.S., a division of Brink’s, Incorporated, is the premier provider of armored car transportation, ATM servicing, currency and coin processing, and other value added services to financial institutions, retailers and other commercial and government entities.  The company has a proud history of providing growth and advancement opportunities for its employees.  We have a challenging opportunity for a Diesel Mechanic.

Job Summary:  
The Diesel Mechanic is responsible for troubleshooting, diagnosing, repairing and completing preventative maintenance on all of Brink’s fleet vehicles.  This position functions in an armed environment. This position requires the enforcement of rules to protect the premises and property of Brink's and its customers, as well as the safety of persons on the premises of Brink's and its customers.

Key Responsibilities:  
• Troubleshoot, diagnose and repair/replace/rebuild components necessary for the proper functioning of fleet equipment
• Perform preventive maintenance and state inspections; repair any problems identified during inspections
• Troubleshoot vehicle computer electronics systems, repair and adjust torsion arms and landing gear, repair/replace electrical and lighting systems
• Repair and rebuild engines and engine accessory components
• Repair transmissions, driveline and differentials
• Repair steering, suspensions, brake systems, frames, axles, electrical, hydraulic and refrigeration systems
• Assess structural damage on assigned equipment and provide repairs as needed utilizing the most appropriate methods, including component replacement, welding, and sheet metal cutting
• Perform service calls for emergency breakdowns during working hours and from home as needed
• Troubleshoot and repair lift gates as required
• Road test vehicles to ensure quality of work performed
• Maintain clean and organized mechanic’s shop, including but not limited to,  walls, machinery, tools, tables, cabinets and storage areas
• Perform clean up duties in the yard as directed
• Cross-train and perform other duties as assigned

Job Requirements

Minimum Qualifications:
• Minimum of 3 years experience of mechanic experience on light and heavy equipment
• Minimum of Class B with air brakes driver’s license or ability to obtain one
• Minimum of 21 years of age
• ASE certification
• Satisfy all Department of Transportation requirements
• A valid guard card or ability to obtain a guard card or any other required licenses

Preferred Qualifications:
• International truck repair training or experience
• Financial acumen/cost-consciousness

Professional Skills:
• Excellent ethics and integrity
• High attention to detail
• Collaborative work style
• Excellent customer service
• Ability to work independently
• Professional, positive demeanor

If you have the background and integrity we require and are looking for a challenging opportunity, we hope you will consider employment with Brink’s U.S.  We provide eligible employees medical, dental, vision and life insurance plans.  In addition, we offer profit sharing opportunities and a 401(k) program with company match. If you are interested and meet the requirements for this position, please apply.

Brink’s is an equal opportunity/affirmative action employer and all qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to age, race, color, religion, sex, national origin, disability status, marital status, protected veteran status, sexual orientation, gender identity, genetic information or history or any other characteristic protected by law.  Brink’s is also committed to providing a drug free workplace.

We are an Equal Opportunity Employer and do not discriminate against any employee or applicant for employment because of race, color, sex, age, national origin, religion, sexual orientation, gender identity, status as a veteran, and basis of disability or any other federal, state or local protected class.


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