INTERSTATE COMPANIES INC Service Technician in CEDAR RAPIDS, Iowa

Interstate Companies, Inc. is a dynamic organization that provides rewarding careers for more than 1,400 employees in its corporate office and five operating units - Interstate AssemblySystems, Interstate BearingSystems, Interstate IndustrialSystems, Interstate PowerSystems and I-State Truck Center.As we have since our founding in 1957 as one of the world's first Detroit Diesel Engine distributors, we continue to recruit career-oriented individuals who want fulfilling work and opportunities for professional growth. Our employees' commitment to the company and its "Pride in Service" motto helps Interstate Companies deliver exceptional customer service every day.Growth is a critical component of our business plan, and we are currently looking for a Service Technician to help us in that growth.Service Technicians fulfill a critical role in our operations. Employing over 600 technicians, I-State Truck Center provides services to a wide range of industries. As is our mission and our promise to our customers, we strive to provide "Pride in Service". We do this by providing our technicians with the factory training they need to accomplish and sustain the highest efficiency possible.Job DutiesResponsible for troubleshooting, maintenance, and repair on all types of trucksRepair and troubleshoot engines such as Cummins, Detroit Diesel, MTUDiagnose, repair, adjust, and modify all heavy duty componentsPositive interface with service writers, foreman, parts department and customersKeep paper work updated and handed in upon completionMeet requirements for certificationsAdministrative duties as related to positionDesired Skills and QualitiesTechnical degree or certification a plusExperience working with diesel engines and heavy duty trucksPositive attitude and the ability to set goals and accomplish themThe desire to take advantage of certification opportunities to have the most updated product trainingSolid written and verbal communication skillsPosition RequirementsHigh school diploma or equivalentBe able to work with diagnostic computers for troubleshooting and repairsMust have your own set of general toolsUse computers for web based training and work order systemMust be physically able to lift and work with no restrictionsBenefitsCompetitive compensationUniformsTools programTuition assistanceBroad range of health (medical, dental and vision) insurance optionsFlexible paid time off and paid holidays401(K) with company matchPlease note this job description is not designed to cover or contain a comprehensive listing of activities, duties or responsibilities that are required of the employee for this job. Duties, responsibilities and activities may change at any time with or without notice.Interstate Companies is an Equal Opportunity Employer and we encourage all qualified and interested persons to apply for this position by submitting a resume for consideration.Equal Opportunity Employer - minorities/females/veterans/individuals with disabilities/sexual orientation/gender identity.