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Weyerhaeuser Diesel Mechanic in Longview, Washington

Weyerhaeuser’s Western Timberlands Trucking operations in Longview, WA has an opening for an experienced diesel truck mechanic. This is a multi-craft maintenance position focused on the troubleshooting and repair of log trucks and light vehicles through basic mechanical and welding skills.

The position is full-time with the current schedule set as Monday – Friday from 2:30 p.m. to 11:00 p.m.

Hourly employees at this operation are represented by the IAM-AW Union. The pay rate starts at $27.95 per hour, with the opportunity to earn $30.19 per hour with an extra $0.64 per hour for working swing shift. Benefits (in accordance with the Labor Agreement) include medical, dental, vision, pension and 401k plans, vacation and holidays.

Key Functions:

  • Effectively interface with drivers to quickly detect, diagnose and repair equipment failures, as well as contact or obtain any additional resources necessary to respond to identified maintenance needs.
  • Ability to use a laptop diagnostic system, troubleshoot engines, drivetrains, electrical systems, brakes, mount tires.
  • Perform preventative maintenance on trucks to include general servicing and fluid changes.
  • Complete diesel engine work (Cummins and Paccar).
  • Perform welding functions.
  • Administrative work within the maintenance tracking/reporting systems.
  • Desire to further develop your skills as well as new competencies as they are required to meet the maintenance needs of the operations.
  • Ability and willingness to mentor and train other mechanics.

  • High school diploma or GED.

  • Two years of diesel school or equivalent (three to four years OTJ).
  • Three years’ experience working as a diesel mechanic.
  • Must be safety conscious; self-motivated, an effective team player, and able to organize and prioritize work.
  • Demonstrated proficiency in diesel engines, low voltage electricity, air conditioning, welding, gear trains, basic failure analysis and journeyman level mechanic skills.
  • Must provide own personal tools of the trade.
  • A valid Class A CDL is preferred.
  • Experience with Cummins Insight, Cummins Quick Server, and Paccar DAVIE maintenance software programs is desired.

About Weyerhaeuser

We sustainably manage forests and manufacture products that make the world a better place. We’re serious about safety, driven to achieve excellence, and proud of what we do. With multiple business lines in locations across North America, we offer a range of exciting career opportunities for smart, talented people who are passionate about making a difference.

We know you have a choice in your career. We want you to choose us.

/Weyerhaeuser is an equal opportunity employer. Inclusion is one of our five core values and we strive to maintain a culture where all our people feel a sense of belonging, opportunity and shared purpose. We are committed to recruiting a diverse workforce and supporting an equitable and inclusive environment that inspires people of all backgrounds to join, stay and thrive with our team./**

Job: *Operations, Manufacturing, & Construction

Title: *Diesel Mechanic *

Location: WA-Longview

Requisition ID: 01016886

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