Resume Templates: Diesel Mechanic


Resume Templates: Diesel Mechanic

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Saul McKenzie 100 Broadway Lane

New Parkland, CA, 91010

Cell: (555) 987-1234



Meticulous Diesel Mechanic with comprehensive knowledge of the repair and maintenance of foreign and domestic trucks, trailers and other transport vehicles. Specialize in quickly diagnosing problems and clearly articulating issues to customers before performing any work. Especially experienced in the maintenance of high-efficiency vehicles.


    • Thorough understanding of OSHA, DOT and CSA regulations
    • Proficient in engine component evaluations and vehicle diagnostics
    • Extensive experience with air brake assessments and valve operation checks
    • Displayed competence in hydraulics maintenance and transition maintenance
    • Hands
    • on experience with engine overhauling and assembly
    • Efficient multitasker and communicator
    • Willingness to work varying schedules plus overtime


Work Experience

September 2014 to Present City Trucking–New Cityland, CA Diesel Mechanic
• Respond to mechanical problems and perform initial diagnostic evaluations on vehicles.
• Correct deficiencies with major vehicle components.
• Maintain shop equipment and routinely inventory parts and supplies. March 2011 to August 2014 Jones & Sons Auto Repair–New Cityland, CA Diesel Mechanic
• Corrected transmission and brake problems and ran comprehensive diagnostic evaluations before and after repairs were performed to ensure the accuracy of work performed.
• Emphasized the importance of preventative maintenance to customers, resulting in an increase in scheduled appointments, earning praise from boss.
• Repaired air brake equipment, evaluated overall engine performance and recommended fuel efficiency updates per state and federal regulations.
• Conducted parts evaluations per vehicle warranty specifications and prepared required documentation. May 2010 to November 2010 Larry’s Neighborhood Garage–New Cityland, CA Diesel Mechanic
• Diagnosed vehicles brought in for repairs or routine maintenance.
• Performed required vehicle inspections and issued certifications when vehicles passed inspection.
• Responded to phone inquiries from customers and in-person questions.
• Assisted the senior mechanic with engine overhauls and assemblies.



2010 Auto Institute of New Cityland, New Cityland, CA Certification, Diesel Mechanics