Truck Mechanic

Job Summary

CalPortland is currently seeking a mechanic to maintain its fleet of transfers, bottom hoppers, and ready-mix trucks. Work to be performed in the shop and in the field.


At CalPortland, we’re proud to offer a comprehensive, competitive benefits package that provides health and financial support to our most important resources: our employees.  Your benefits are an important part of your overall compensation at CalPortland. That’s why we give you a wide range of benefits to choose from.  All regular full time employees may enroll in a variety of health and welfare plans including medical, dental and vision plans.  Other benefits include life insurance, disability coverage, employee assistance program, and retirement program.  The company also has a variety of voluntary benefits for employees to choose from.


$32 - $33/hr DOE


  • Service trucks and heavy equipment using various hand and power tools
  • Oil changes, remove/replace wheels for clutch and brake work, replace G.E.T, etc.
  • Comply with CalPortland’s safety and environmental programs and requirements
  • Troubleshoot, repair, commercial trucks, and equipment
  • Communicate status of downed vehicles to lead mechanic
  • Maintain repair, service, and maintenance records
  • Prepare work orders and order parts in SAP operating system
  • Safely perform repairs in the field during inclement weather; report all incidents/injuries to management as soon as they occur
  • May be required to perform other related duties as needed


High school diploma/GED


  • Journeyman level mechanic with 3-5 years of experience in the maintenance and repair of heavy-duty diesel and medium fleet automotive (preferred)
  • Knowledge of industrial and shop safety rules and procedures
  • Ability to safely operate vehicles and equipment to test and troubleshoot for proper operation before and after maintenance
  • Computer experience entering data for work orders and purchasing parts
  • Experience with basic fabrication, use, and application of welders and gas torch systems
  • Experience performing preventative maintenance
  • Reliable attendance
  • Ability to work safely and efficiently independently and as a team
  • Must be able to bring tools necessary to perform the functions of the job
  • Be able to communicate in verbal and written form
  • Class A driver’s license preferred
  • Will consider applicants that have recently completed diesel mechanic schooling

Conditions of Employment

Successful candidate must submit to post-offer pre-employment physical examination, drug/alcohol screen, and background check. Some positions require FMCSA regulated on-going drug and alcohol testing.




Oro Grande, CA, US, 92368

Job Req ID:  11990
Job Type:  Hourly - Full-Time

Nearest Major Market: Riverside
Nearest Secondary Market: Los Angeles

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