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Entry Level Diesel Technician$2,000 sign-on bonus

Charlotte, NC
Second shift
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Full time; Wednesday-Friday + every other weekend 3:00pm-1:30am

Job overview 

Schneider is seeking an Entry Level Diesel Technician in Charlotte, NC to perform routine maintenance, component replacements and troubleshooting on our truck and trailer fleet. Our entry-level diesel technician jobs are a great fit for aspiring diesel technicians who are looking to start their career in the shop. 


  • Perform routine repairs and preventative maintenance to include tire changes, minor electrical repairs and greasing. 
  • Use maintenance software to create and track work orders. 
  • Communicate status updates to internal customers. 
  • Assist with general shop duties, including stocking, managing inventory and tracking repairs. 

Skills and qualifications  

  • High school diploma/GED 
  • Relevant industry experience preferred. 
  • Computer systems experience. 
  • Able to provide own tools within 30 days of hire. 

Pay and benefits 

  • Competitive hourly wages: Up to $28.20 per hour starting pay for Entry Level Diesel Technicians (based on experience). 
  • Additional $1.50 per hour on second and third shift, plus an additional $.65 per hour on weekends. 
  • Medical, dental and vision insurance. 
  • 401(k) savings plan with company match. 
  • Paid time off and paid holidays. 
  • Company-provided uniforms and safety eyewear.  
  • Discounts on boots. 
  • Company-paid training. 
  • See full list of diesel technician benefits.

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, national origin, sex, gender, gender expression, age, religion, sexual orientation, ability, medical condition, veteran or military status, 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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