Seth Heiss

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Seth is Schneider’s technical college maintenance recruiter, helping aspiring diesel technicians find a rewarding career with Schneider. He has been with Schneider since June 2008, holding a variety of diesel technician roles including mobile communications platform champion, senior technician, senior lead technician and lead tire specialist.

Recent Blog Posts By Seth Heiss

How to become a diesel mechanic

By Seth Heiss Feb 17, 2020

Now is the time to join the diesel industry. Here's our six steps on how to become a diesel mechanic so you can start a rewarding and satisfying career.

Top tips to find the best diesel mechanic school for you

By Seth Heiss Nov 4, 2019

Thinking about going to school to become a diesel mechanic? Here are our top tips so you find the best program for your education and career goals.

Is being a diesel mechanic a good career?

By Seth Heiss Oct 4, 2019

Wondering if being a diesel mechanic is a good career? We have all the questions you should ask yourself to determine if it's the right profession for you.

Diesel mechanic vs. diesel technician: What’s the difference?

By Seth Heiss Jun 25, 2019

Diesel mechanic or diesel technician? Which is the right term? Learn why our Maintenance Recruiter believes both are accurate.

Top diesel mechanic tips

By Seth Heiss May 22, 2019

Maintenance Technician Master, Kent Miller, shares his top 6 diesel mechanic tips that all mechanics should know.

7 reasons to be a fleet mechanic vs. a dealership mechanic

By Seth Heiss Apr 17, 2019

Not sure if you want to become a fleet mechanic or a dealership mechanic? Read why Seth Heiss finds more advantages to being a fleet mechanic. 

8 must-have Diesel Mechanic skills

By Seth Heiss Mar 27, 2019

The duties of a Diesel Mechanic have changed over the years, and so have the some of qualities that make up a good one.

A day in the life of a Diesel Mechanic

By Seth Heiss Feb 14, 2019

Each day brings a new challenge for diesel mechanics at Schneider, but extensive training and support from shop leaders help them reach success.

18 must-have diesel mechanic tools

By Seth Heiss Jan 21, 2019

We have a full list of must-have diesel mechanic tools and a few other pieces of advice for mechanics just starting out.

A closer look at Schneider's tire program, training for technicians

By Seth Heiss Dec 18, 2018

All Schneider diesel technicians are trained to make the correct decision when inspecting tires on a unit. Here's how and what a new mechanic can expect.