It takes talented people with special skills to keep a modern truck fleet on the move! Diesel mechanics are key to the smooth operation of our business, and we make sure they’re rewarded for their work.

Our diesel mechanic positions offer outstanding earning power, loads of benefits, and a positive culture with room for growth. Those are just some of the reasons more than 17% of our associates have been with us for over 20 years.

Join us as a diesel mechanic, and you’ll work on modern, low-mileage, private fleet equipment (Volvos and/or Freightliners with Cummins, Volvo, and Detroit engines) with an average age of 2.3 years in clean, safe shop facilities. You’ll keep our fleet on the move by providing bumper-to-bumper preventive maintenance service and/or repair to tractors, trailers, and forklifts. Duties will vary as you use computers for diagnostics and electrical troubleshooting, tire maintenance, minor transmission repair, and brake and air-conditioning system repair.

Diesel mechanics at Averitt enjoy:

  • $2,500 tool bonus ($1,250 after 90 days, remainder after 180 days)
  • Competitive pay at $31.45/hour - $34.65/hour (based on location and experience)
  • Pay based on how long you’re on the clock, not just how many hours you spend fixing an issue
  • Raises evaluated every 90 days!
  • 4-day work week available (select locations)
  • Paid time off, including 8 paid holidays
  • Uniforms provided and routinely cleaned
  • Excellent insurance coverage that includes medical, prescription, dental, vision and hearing starting as low as $97.55/week for family plans and $37.35/week for individual plans, effective after 30 days
  • Company-paid life insurance and short-term disability benefits
  • Profit Sharing plan allows you to share in the rewards of our efforts, with a portion of our profits given back to you as monthly direct deposits into your retirement account
  • Referral rewards - cash bonuses for referrals
  • Scholarship program available to associates and their dependents
  • We promote from within – career growth opportunities available

Join us and work on modern, low-mileage equipment in our clean shop facilities. Apply today to make great pay on a schedule that works for you!

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