Scheduled Service Technician

Job Locations US-CA-San Leandro
Requisition #
Diesel Technician - On Highway Trucks


Peterson Trucks Inc. in ­­­­­­­­­San Leandro has an immediate opening for an Idealease Truck ( SST ) Scheduled Service Technician. Reporting to the Shop Service Manager, this position performs routine scheduled service activities primarily in the main service shop for customer and/or sales and rental fleet equipment.


 The responsibilities include:

  • Perform assigned tasks in a timely, accurate, and efficient manner.
  • Perform routine scheduled maintenance and inspections pertaining to on-highway Idealease equipment in the shop or field.
  • Following manufacturer and company service guidelines and procedures to ensure quality work and to preserve and document vehicle condition.
  • Perform the following service operations with occasional supervision:
    • Analyze and diagnose equipment malfunctions.
    • Repair and/or replace components on engines and related vehicle systems.
  • Write computerized service reports (using ADP dealership software) that accurately document activities.
  • Prepare required documentation including work orders, parts lists, and time cards in an accurate and timely manner.
  • Maintain a safe working environment and observe all safety procedures, laws, policies, and rules.
  • Communicate with internal and external customers in a manner that promotes a positive relationship.
  • Work overtime as needed.
  • Other duties may be assigned by the supervisor.



  • Must have a High School diploma or GED equivalent.
  • Certificate in diesel mechanics/related field, auto mechanics, welding is highly desirable.
  • Must possess the necessary hand tools to complete assigned tasks.
  • Must be able to follow logical troubleshooting procedures.
  • Must be a member of Operating Engineers Local 3 or willing to become one.
  • Must have a valid CA driver’s license and/or the ability to obtain one. Must be able to obtain a class A or B commercial license within 6 months of hire date.
  • Must have excellent verbal and written communication skills.
  • Must possess basic computer skills.
  • Experience with OEM Technical software is highly desirable.

As an EOE/AA employer, Peterson will not discriminate in its employment practices due to an applicant's race, color, religion, sex, natural origin and veteran or disability status.


Sorry the Share function is not working properly at this moment. Please refresh the page and try again later.
Share on your newsfeed