Vehicle Maintenance Technician PDOT

Overview:Pay Rate: $21.00 - $30.00 per hour
This position is responsible for thorough inspections and quality repairs and maintenance to ensure that only safe and reliable vehicles are deployed in revenue service at the project.

  • Maintain all vehicles to ensure safety, reliability, and passenger comfort in accordance with contractual requirements and SP+ Fleet Services standards.
  • Perform quality maintenance inspections and repairs on all assigned vehicles and equipment.
  • Perform all maintenance duties in a safe and efficient cost-effective manner.
  • Maintain technical competency on assigned equipment and vehicles and actively engage in ongoing training and development programs offered by the company.


To perform this job successfully, an individual must be able to perform each essential duty satisfactorily. The requirements listed below are representative of the knowledge, skill, and/or ability required.
Education/Experience: High School Degree or equivalent required. Graduation from approved program at technical school a plus. Prior experience as a Mechanic or Vehicle Maintenance Technician and/or prior experience with heavy fleet vehicles preferred.
Possess or willing to obtain all applicable ASE certifications.
License Requirement:
Must possess a valid state-issued driver’s license with a current address and acceptable driving record.
DOT Medical Card: A Medical Examiner’s Certificate (DOT Medical Card) is required.
Hand Tools:
Must have all necessary hand tools to perform maintenance duties.
Availability to Work:
Special shift requirements, if any, will vary depending on a location's hiring needs. If applicable, availability to work 2nd shift, 3rd shift and/or week-ends may be required.
Minimum Age Requirement
: Must be 21 years of age or older
Language Skills:
Ability to read and comprehend simple instructions, short correspondence, and memos. Ability to write simple correspondence. Ability to effectively present information in one-on-one situations to customers and other employees of the company.
Mathematical Skills:
Ability to add, subtract, two digit numbers and multiply and divide with 10’s and 100’s. Ability to perform these operations using units of American money.
Employees will be required to maintain a neat and clean appearance and be in complete uniform at all times.
Physical Demands:
The physical demands described here are representative of those that must be met by an employee to successfully perform the essential functions of this job. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.
While performing the duties of this job, the employee is regularly required to stand; walk; and use hands to handle cash and equipment. The employee is occasionally required to sit and climb or balance. The employee must occasionally lift and/or move up to 100 pounds.

SP+ is an equal opportunity employer committed in policy and practice to recruit, hire, train, and promote, in all job classifications, without regard to race, color, religion, sex, age, national origin, citizenship status, marital status, sexual orientation, veteran status, disability or other classes protected by federal or state law. SP+ does not tolerate harassment of or retaliation against any employee or applicant on the basis of these characteristics, or because the individual exercised his or her EEO rights.
Salary Range
$22,000.00 - 36,000.00
per Year
Salary range estimated by
Kenner, LA 70062, US
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