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Master Diesel Technician$2,000 sign-on bonus

Charlotte, NC
First shift
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Full time; Wednesday-Friday + every other weekend 5:00am-3:30pm

Schneider is seeking a Master Maintenance Technician Lead to diagnose, estimates and repair highly complex electrical and mechanical systems, primarily on tractors, following standard operating procedures (SOPs). Completes routine rebuilds and replacements, makes best value and safety decisions to continue to operate, repair or replace, then performs or directs technical repairs and component replacement. Uses diagnostic software, technical publications and other internet-based manuals and check sheets. Some associates in this role function as local shop subject matter experts (SME) on all tractor systems. Associate may be a resource for Warranty, Tech Team, and Training department.

About the role:

  • Applies advanced theoretical understanding to diagnoses and repairs problems in the areas of engine, after-treatment device (ATD), fuel system, component parts and various other vehicle items (i.e. satellite/cellular systems, collision avoidance systems, tachometer, speeometer, power steering, power divider, U-joint, transmission, auto shift transmission, differential, ECAS, A/C, starter, alternator, etc.) This includes major engine component rebuild/replacement (engine swing).
  • Uses diagnostic software or other methods to diagnose electrical and mechanical problems related to all systems including engine, drive train, cab, brakes, suspension, and electrical and communication systems. (Detroit Diagnostic 8, PSL, Service Pro, Parts Pro, Oscilloscope, etc)
  • Interpret data and apply knowledge beyond the scope of the troubleshooting flow chart to solve the most complex repairs for which there may be no standard operating procedure or repair manual.
  • Maintain consistent attendance while exhibiting behavior in alignment with our core values.

As an Associate you will enjoy:

  • A competitive hourly wage between $27.60 and $41.40/hour paid weekly, plus shift pay of $1.50/hour for off-shift hours plus an additional $0.65/hour for weekend work
  • A results-based incentive pay program where you can earn above and beyond your base pay
  • Paid vacation, flex days and Holiday pay as well as a company matched 401K, fully funded Retirement and Profit Share plan
  • Medical, Dental, Vision, Prescription, Short Term Disability and Life Insurance, and wellness programs available to include smoking cessation & adoption benefits, flexible spending account
  • A clean, safe working environment, with company paid training, safety shoe program and company provided uniforms
  • Education reimbursement program plus individual development opportunities, active leadership involvement and more than 170 online personal development courses

Ideal candidate will have: 

  • Associate Degree or equivalent work experience. Four to six years of relevant experience.
  • Must be ASE Master Truck Certified and remain current with certification
  • Must be Annual Vehicle Inspector Certified (per DOT requirements) and Brake Inspector Certified (per DOT requirements)

Company Overview:  

Schneider is a premier provider of transportation and logistics services. Our legacy started in 1935 with one truck and a dream. Since then, Schneider has been safely delivering superior customer experiences and has grown to become a multi-billion dollar leader offering one of the broadest service portfolios in the industry. Schneider’s development and use of cutting-edge technology is revolutionizing the industry. Always delivering, always ahead.

The Schneider Way:

  • We treat our customers, associates, shareholders and suppliers with integrity, dignity and respect.
  • We are a desirable employer due to our dedication to achieving mutually beneficial, lasting relationships.
  • We are a responsible member of the community.

Core Values:

  • Safety-first and always
  • Integrity in every action
  • Respect for all
  • Excellence in all that we do

Rise to the challenge and become a part of the Schneider family. Be the difference with a leader in an industry that impacts the world. Apply today at

Schneider is an equal opportunity employer.

Diversity, Equality and Inclusion 

Our history has taught us that treating everyone with dignity and respect is vital to our ongoing success. We embrace and seek out diversity that is inclusive of thought, race, ethnicity, gender, age, religion, sexual orientation, experience and background. We find that this diversity and openness ensures that all our associates have equal access to opportunities and resources to contribute fully to the organization’s success, and it fuels innovation, improves strategic thinking and cultivates leadership. 

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