Diesel Mechanic

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Located in Athens, GA

Salary: $17-$22/hr



The purpose of this position is to provide general repair and maintenance for diesel forklifts. To be able to operate in a fast paced environment of repair activities yet be able to insure safety and road worthiness of diesel trucks.


  • Repair and maintain a variety of industrial diesel equipment.
  • Repair electrical, electronic and mechanical systems.
  • Diagnose malfunctions, offer suggestions for proper repair and perform the necessary functions.
  • Complete paperwork associated with diesel forklift repair and associated operations.
  • Perform safety inspections on all types of equipment.
  • Work independently or with minimum supervision on all types of repair and maintenance functions.
  • Road test vehicles for correct repair and road worthiness.
  • Coordinate with drivers’ necessary repairs and operation of safety devices.
  • Work harmoniously with shop personnel and supervisors to insure only the best quality of maintenance and repair are accomplished.


  • Must possess a high school diploma or GED or equivalent combination of education, training and mechanical experience.
  • Must be able to read, write, perform basic math and interpret printed instructions.
  • Must have a minimum of one year of gasoline and diesel engine repair and maintenance.


SALARY: $17-22 an hour based on experience

If interested please e-mail morgann.okelley@expresspros.com or call at 706-548-0625, ext. 3.

Express Office: Athens (Covington)
824 Hawthorne Avenue
Athens, GA 30606