Automotive Commercial Truck Diesel Technician, Kempton Park

Automotive Commercial Truck Diesel Technician, Kempton Park


Posted 22 days ago

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Grade 12
Diesel Mechanic Trade Test
2-3 years’ experience as a Diesel Technician or similar role
Code 14 License with valid PDP

Job description

Receive the workshop order and check its content for accuracy and understanding
Ability to use checklists during pre-diagnosis on the basis of which proper execution of each step can be checked and documented correctly
Conduct a visual inspection and/or on-board diagnosis during the pre-diagnosis step
Perform the visual inspection
Perform difficult and complex diagnoses in respective field using the latest diagnostics technology, approaches/ methods, and procedures
Perform systematic and structured diagnoses using information from customer complaints, current values, and stipulations in the diagnosis systems
Conduct research in the workshop information system and check it is up to date and of the right quality
Install major and complex components and systems in vehicles, network these with the vehicle systems and put them into service in an expert manner
Independently plan and perform all complex repair work necessary to restore system functions, using all workshop information systems that are available
Inspect disassembled and dismantled parts and replace them with new or reconditioned parts
Independently conduct final inspections and functional tests in relation to all complex repair work
Return parts (old/unusable parts) and document the work carried out
Keep the workplace clean and tidy at all times.
Record the hours worked and give the workshop order back to Workshop Foreman or Service Advisor
Parameterizes with the aid of STAR Diagnose and other systems and update (“flashes”) software in the field of work
Ensure proper reverse documentation, e.g of software updates, warranty processing and statutory tasks requiring documentation
Retrofit and put into service of accessories and mounted parts (e.g roof rack system, radio installation if pre-wired etc.) as required
Request parts as required according to internal processes and procedures
Return used or defective parts or dispose of them according to company policy in a timely manner