Maintenance Assistant

Job Locations US-TX-Midland
Requisition ID
Skilled Trades

Position Summary

Maintenance Assistant(Diesel Technician): Midland, TX


Immediate opening, great starting pay rates, housing provided, and an outstanding career opportunity!


The Diesel Technician is responsible for troubleshooting, diagnosing, repairing and completing preventative maintenance on a Fleet of Heavy Duty Trucks, Trailers and Field Service Equipment. This position requires a working knowledge related to diesel engine diagnosis, repairs and maintenance. An understanding of electrical, hydraulics, PM, DOT inspections, PC and some software knowledge is required. We need someone with current experience, who has not been out of the business for more than two years at most!

Essential Duties & Responsibilities

Oil industry and equipment experience highly desired. Extremely competitive hourly rates with high overtime potential!


Benefits: We offer excellent benefits including medical, dental, and vision insurance, prescription drug coverage, paid holidays and vacation, disability insurance and life insurance.


Key Responsibilities:

  • Hours : 7 days on / 2 days off - 6am-6pm rotating to 8on/4off 6pm-6am, also 15on/6 off 6am-6pm
  • Perform diagnosis and repair of any trucks, trailers or oil field equipment breakdowns
  • Repair and rebuild engines
  • Repair transmissions, driveline and differentials
  • Perform repairs to engine accessory components
  • Perform tune-ups using established procedures
  • Repair steering, suspensions, oil fracing equipment, brake systems, turbos, frames, axles, electrical, hydraulic and a/c repairs
  • Road test vehicles to ensure quality of work performed

Key Competencies and Minimum Education

Position Qualifications

  • Minimum 4-10 years of mechanic experience on heavy duty diesel
  • Caterpillar certification (engine and transmissions) highly desired as they make up the bulk of the equipment engines
  • Hydraulics and electronics background
  • Heavy front end and brakes experience required
  • Welding experience / body fabrication
  • Strong Diagnostics and preventative maintenance
  • Satisfy all Department of Transportation requirements
  • Good ethics and integrity with a high attention to detail

About Amerit Fleet Solutions - Amerit Fleet Solutions, a certified DVBE, (Disabled Veteran Business Enterprise) is the largest provider of comprehensive, customizable fleet management solutions for large-scale public and private vehicle fleets. As a single-source fleet management service provider, we offer clients unprecedented economies of scale, bottom-line value, visibility and control, continuous improvement and comprehensive business analysis capabilities. The national footprint and services provided by Amerit created set a new standard in the Fleet Maintenance Industry and has proven highly effective in reducing costs and building efficiencies with some of the largest corporate fleets in the US


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