Diesel Truck Technician Job

Date: Sep 20, 2023

Location: Salt Lake City, UT, US, 84104

Company: PACCAR

Requisition Summary

PACCAR Financial is seeking Diesel Truck Technician to join our Used Truck Center in Salt Lake City, UT. In this position, you will perform a variety of skilled tasks including proper maintenance, repair, overhaul and adjustment to any part(s) of a diesel or gasoline powered truck or tractor.


Whether you are starting your career as a mechanic or you have years of experience under your belt, take a look at our position. 

Job Functions / Responsibilities

  • Must be able to work during core business hours: Monday through Friday 8:00 am to 5:00 pm.
  • Perform diagnostic inspections on general truck-tractor systems utilizing both mechanical diagnostics and system software diagnostics.
  • Perform preventative maintenance inspection of truck-tractor components following a PACCAR checklist.
  • Perform repairs to truck-tractor components including, but not limited to, oil changes, light bulb replacement, brakes, electrical and wheels and tires.
  • Complete required paperwork to reflect hours, parts and lube, which are utilized within each job function.
  • Ability to work with little or no supervision.
  • Make road calls when component failure is in a remote location.
  • Ability to work in a team-based environment.
  • Provide superior customer service to all of PACCAR’s clients.


  • Safety conscious and knowledge of general shop safety.
  • Capable of completing job functions and without repeat repairs.
  • Available for full-time and able to work additional hours occasionally as needed.
  • CDL (Class A) highly preferred.


High School diploma or GED required.

Company Information

PACCAR is a Fortune 500 company established in 1905. PACCAR Inc is recognized as a global leader in the commercial vehicle, financial, and customer service fields with internationally recognized brands such as Kenworth, Peterbilt, and DAF trucks. PACCAR is a global technology leader in the design, manufacture and customer support of premium light-, medium- and heavy-duty trucks under the Kenworth, Peterbilt and DAF nameplates and also provides customized financial services, information technology and truck parts related to its principal business.


Whether you want to design the transportation technology of tomorrow, support the staff functions of a dynamic, international leader, or build our excellent products and services, you can develop the career you desire with PACCAR. Get started!


As a U.S. PACCAR employee, you have a full range of benefit options including:

  • Medical, dental, and vision plans for you and your family
  • Paid time off – Minimum of 10 paid vacation days, 12 paid holidays, and sick leave
  • Competitive salary and 401k with up to a 5% company match
  • Fully funded pension plan that provides monthly benefits after retirement
  • Tuition reimbursement for continued education 
  • Flexible spending accounts (FSA) and health savings account (HSA)
  • Paid short-and long-term disability program
  • Life and accidental death and dismemberment insurance
  • EAP services including wellness plans, estate planning, financial counseling and more
  • Global Fortune 500 company with a wide array of growth and development opportunities
  • Work alongside experienced goal-oriented colleagues recognized as experts in their field

Additional Job Board Information

PACCAR is an Equal Opportunity Employer/Protected Veteran/Disability and E-verify employer.

Nearest Major Market: Salt Lake City

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