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Papé Trucks, Inc. Journeyman Truck Technician - 1878418923 in Tacoma, Washington

*PAPE KENWORTH LAKEWOOD, WA* *JOURNEYMAN TRUCK TECHNICIAN / MECHANIC MONDAY-FRIDAY SWING SHIFT:*Do you love working on equipment and turning wrenches? Are you looking to grow your skills as a mechanic? Are you looking for not just another job, but a career? Pape Kenworth, the premier medium and heavy-duty truck and equipment dealer in the West, is seeking a Journeyman Truck Technician/ Mechanic for their team in Lakewood. At Pape, you can count on us to heavily invest in your Technician career through training, resources, and support. We want to see you grow your skill set and experience, and in turn, provide excellent compensation, work-life balance, and benefits for you and your family. Come join our team! WHAT YOU WILL DO: As our Journeyman Truck Technician, you will work on medium and heavy-duty class 7 & 8 trucks in the shop ensuring complicated repairs are done accurately and timely, all in an effort to support our customers and maximize their uptime. Being a journeyman, we will count on you when a tough job needs to get done. Every day, picture yourself working alongside other trained Technicians in a shop that has all the support and resources you need to perform top-notch work on heavy trucks. This team member will work Monday-Friday, 3:30 pm- midnight. WHAT YOU NEED:

  • 3 or more years of experience working on all makes and models of medium and heavy-duty class 7/8 trucks, including electronic trouble-shooting, HVAC systems, and chassis repair.
  • Basic computer knowledge.
  • Requires the completion of the Kenworth Engine Specialist training track and enrollment in the Kenworth Master Tech program.
  • Self-motivation and assertiveness.
  • Ability to work under little or no supervision.
  • Excellent communication and customer relations skills.
  • Must provide own tools.

WHAT YOU GET: At Pape Kenworth, you have an opportunity to work with a best-in-class team that thrives on teamwork to provide a great experience for our internal members and customers. Not to mention, Pape Kenworth offers factory training, and a $1,000/year tool and boot reimbursement program for technicians! *Compensation: $35-45/hr (Depending on Experience)* *Why work for Pape:*

Competitive pay based on your skills, training, and experience level.

Outstanding benefits including 401(k) & Roth 401(k) Retirement Plans with Company Match; Medical, Dental, Vision and Prescription Insurance; Flexible Spending Accounts (Flex Plans); Life Insurance; Short- and Long-Term Disability Insurance; Employee Assistance Program; Online and Instructor-Led Training; Tuition Reimbursement for Training Programs.

Progressive Vacation Plans, Sick Leave & Paid Holidays Members receive 80 hours of vacation (First year is prorated for new hires based on start date), 24 hours of Sick Leave, and 7 paid holidays each year. Pap vacation plans also have tiers based on your seniority, so as your seniority grows, your vacation time off does as well.

Advancement Pape is a dynamic, growth-oriented organization with a focus on promoting from within.

Stability and reputation Pape is a family-owned, fourth-generation company with over 160 locations, over 4,500 members and 85 plus years of experience. Pape is known for their stability, honesty and integrity.

Equipment We have the largest equipment inventory in the West and an unparalleled parts inventory!

Employee impact Enjoy an open-door policy where your voice will be heard and your opinions will matter.

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