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Fleet Mechanic - $2000 Sign-On Bonus

Columbus, Ohio

Job Description

Company: Sygma Columbus
Location: US-OH-Columbus
Zip Code: 43204
Minimum Level of Education: High School or Equivalent
Minimum Years of Experience: 1
Position Type: Non-Exempt
Travel Percentage: 0


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SUMMARY (Briefly state why this position exists)   


Performs PMI’s and assists with repairs on company vehicles and mechanical equipment such as engines, motors, pneumatic tool, conveyors systems, and other equipment by performing the following duties.




  • Perform PMI’s on tractors, trailers, straight trucks, refrigeration units, and other equipment.
  • Assists with repair work on engines, brakes, drive trains, electrical, and A/C repairs.
  • Test-drive vehicles under 26,000 GVW.
  • Assist other technicians when needed.






To perform this job successfully, an individual must be able to perform each primary duties and responsibility satisfactorily.  Must meet Sysco’s qualified driver guidelines.




One year certificate from college or technical school, with minimum of one (1) years related experience and/or training; or equivalent combination of education and experience; or three (3) years on-the-job experience and training that includes a minimum of three (3) years repair experience.




Ability to read interpret documents such as safety rules, operating and maintenance instructions and procedure manuals.  Ability to speak effectively before groups of employees. 




Ability to add, subtract, multiply, and divide in all units of measure, using whole numbers, common fractions, and decimals.  Ability to compute rate, ratio, and percent and to draw and interpret bar graphs.




Ability to solve practical problems and deal with a variety of concrete variables in situations where only limited standardization exists.  Ability to interpret a variety of instructions furnished in written, oral, diagram, or schedule form.




Valid driver’s license.   .




Work is medium to heavy in nature. The employee must be able to safely lift 50 lbs. - 75 lbs. occasionally. Repair work requires excellent hand and finger dexterity.  Must be able to pass the D.O.T. physical each time and the Professional; Truck Driver (DDC-PTD) test each year, a requirement of Sysco.  There may be sufficient noise requiring the employee to shout in order to be heard.  You must be able to read text that is close and at a distance with or without correction.  Trailer backing and forklift operation requires distance vision. In addition you must be able to perform manual tasks, talk or hear, stand, kneel, sit, reach, bend, communicate and interact with others.




Activities occur both inside (protected from weather conditions but not temperature changes) and outside.  Employee is periodically exposed varying climates with temperature ranges from zero to 100+ degrees Fahrenheit.  Hazardous conditions exist, such as proximity to moving mechanical parts, electrical current and working in high places.




A variety of hand tools.


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Applicants must be currently authorized to work in the United States.


Sysco is proud to be an Equal Opportunity and Affirmative Action employer, and considers qualified applicants without regard to race, color, creed, religion, ancestry, national origin, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, age, disability, veteran status or any other protected factor under federal, state or local law.


This opportunity is available through Sysco Corporation, its subsidiaries and affiliates.

Employment Type: Full Time

ReqID: 60804