Diesel Mechanic Careers

DIESEL TECHNICIANS

Diesel Technicians are in high demand across the country and that’s no different in the Pacific Northwest. At Freightliner Northwest we’re always looking to add the best and the brightest to our team. After all, it’s our skilled group of technicians that keep all of our locations running and get our customers back on the road quickly.

Technology in our industry is constantly advancing and there is no better way to stay on top of it than working at a dealership. A technician coming to work for TeamFNW will have access to state of the art tooling and diagnostic equipment, with factory training available to keep their skills sharp and take their career to the next level. Many of our technicians have grown with the company and have gone on to become our Foremen and Service Managers.

At Freightliner Northwest we empower our employees to work together to do what is right for the customer and the company. Our team atmosphere allows employees to tap into the knowledge of fellow technicians when help is needed. Technicians may even find that coming to work feels like being with family and the sense of comradery among our team is strong.

As part of our goal to be a premier employer, we also offer competitive pay and a comprehensive benefits package.


CURRENT OPENINGS

SUMMARY OF BENEFITS

Benefits are a big part of your total compensation package. We strive to offer our employees competitive benefits to accompany their wages. The list below highlights our current benefits offerings.

HEALTHCARE

FNW is self-insured and uses the Blue Cross/Blue Shield network. The healthcare plan is administered by a third party administrator, Regence Group Administrators (RGA). For Hawaii employees only, the healthcare plan is administered by Kaiser Permanente. FNW offers a bundled health plan package for all eligible employees; which includes Medical, Dental, Vision and Pharmacy Benefits.

HEALTH SAVINGS ACCOUNT (HSA)

The HSA is designed to work in conjunction with the high deductible health plan and is administered by Bank of America. An HSA is a savings account that the company and employee contribute to.

401(k)

This program offers all employees an opportunity to save for their retirement. Employees can contribute up to 60% of their pre-tax earnings, and the company will match dollar for dollar of your contributions up to 3% of your income.

PAID VACATION

FNW offers vacation time off to eligible employees. The amount of awarded vacation is dependent upon tenure with the company. Eligibility to take accrued vacation begins after 12 months of employment.

PAID TIME OFF (PTO)

FNW also offers Paid Time Off (PTO) to eligible employees for unexpected illnesses, emergencies, a day off to relax or for any other reason and/or as per state law/s. Check with Human Resources to discuss eligibility requirements; our PTO benefit is in compliance with the respective state paid sick leave laws.

LIFE INSURANCE

FNW offers eligible employees an employer-paid basic group term life policy equal to one times the employee’s annual salary. This benefit is free to you!

SUPPLEMENTAL LIFE INSURANCE

Eligible employees may also purchase additional life insurance for themselves and their dependents.

EMPLOYEE ASSISTANCE PROGRAM (EAP)

This program provides confidential counseling, assessments, and referrals to a variety of resources to eligible employees and their dependents that may have personal or professional concerns. Services are available 24 hours a day, 7 days a week, and members receive up to 3 sessions of free consultation annually per person.

HOLIDAY PAY

FNW offers the following paid holidays to eligible employees: New Year’s Day, Memorial Day, Independence Day, Labor Day, Thanksgiving Day and Christmas Day.

BEREAVEMENT LEAVE

FNW offers full-time employees up to three (3) consecutive work days due to the loss of a close family member.

VOLUNTARY SHORT-TERM AND LONG-TERM DISABILITY

Short-term and/or Long-term Disability is available through a payroll deduction to eligible employees. This plan serves as an income supplement for those employees who cannot work due to a non-work related injury or illness for a certain period of time. Employees may choose coverage levels within the plan to best meet their needs and may voluntarily elect short-term, long-term disability or both if they wish. For our Hawaii based employees, our temporary disability falls in line with HI TDI state requirements.

SIGNING BONUS

At times, we offer a signing bonus starting at $2000 to qualified candidates at locations across our network. Inquire with Human Resources to see what incentive you might qualify for.

WORK BOOT REIMBURSEMENT

Up to $100 towards workboot replacements are made on an annual basis.

PAID MANUFACTURER'S TRAINING

Both on-line and instructor led*, we offer our technicians access to training on the products that come in to our shop. Ongoing Factory training certifications keep you trained on all of the latest changes in technologies. *Travel may be involved for some instructor led training in which case the company covers the cost associated with that travel.

PAID CDL TRAINING

Available based on department need, we offer paid CDL training to technicians who meet insurability requirements and have the desire to earn their Commercial Driver's License.

COMPANY PROVIDED PPE AND COVERALLS

Your work coveralls as well as safety glasses and hearing protection are provided by the company. We also provide weekly professional cleaning for coveralls.

EDUCATION ASSISTANCE

We recognize the value of assisting its employees in furthering both their educational goals and employment opportunities within FNW. FNW is pleased to offer an Education Assistance Program to qualified employees. The program is designed to reimburse employees for certain business-related classes that are applicable to their current job or another opportunity within FNW.



TOOLS LIST

FNW recognizes that your tools are your livelihood. We supply specialty tools such as as torque and impact wrenches, seal drivers and 1” drive sockets but you will also need to provide some tools of your own. FNW will support you with Original Equipment Manufacturer (OEM) training, personal protective equipment, professionally laundered uniforms and a work boot reimbursement program.


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