Diesel Mechanic A Shift – Seymour, WI

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Company Bio:
Performance Corp. is a leading wood packaging manufacturer and recycler in the Midwest, providing sustainable packaging and transportation solutions to our customers. Our goals are achieved through implementing a team environment where our employees can thrive and are empowered to achieve their personal and professional goals. At Performance Corp. you are treated like family!


Performance Corporation is hiring a full time Diesel Mechanic\Technician this position is responsible for completing maintenance projects for the fleet of diesel equipment.

The Position is broken down into two possible positions. Diesel Mechanic I and Diesel Mechanic II.

Diesel Mechanic I: Diesel Mechanic I requires 3-5 years of relevant experience and requires a strong skill set and knowledge in the field:

  • Advanced mechanical skills & troubleshooting abilities
  • Advanced skills and knowledge of trucks – without schooling
  • Advanced mechanical skills, DOT inspection class, and brake certification

Diesel Mechanic I start at $20.00/Hour.

Diesel Mechanic II: Diesel Mechanic II requires 5+ years of relevant experience with a strong background, knowledge, and certifiable skills in the field.

  • Formal certification + advanced knowledge
  • Certifiable skills
  • Expert level knowledge or greater

Diesel Mechanic II starts at $25.00/Hour.


Monday – Thursday – A-Shift – 6:30am to 6:30pm.

The Essential Duties and Responsibilities:

  • Assists and complete predictive and preventive maintenance processes and procedures.
  • Perform DOT/FMCSA Compliance inspections as assigned
  • Receive direction from the Diesel Mechanic\Technician Supervisor for work/projects to be completed, including the appropriate paperwork
  • The Diesel Mechanic\Technician follows all company policies and procedures to ensure optimum efficiency and productivity
  • Follows all safety policies and procedures and proactively contributes to the company goal of zero accidents/injuries.
  • The Diesel Mechanic\Technician supports the installation and continuous improvement of equipment.
  • Performs other job-related duties as assigned by Transportation/Maintenance Manager.
  • Ensures operation of machinery and equipment by completing preventive maintenance requirements on engines, motors, trailers, following diagrams, sketches, operations manuals, manufacturer’s instructions, and engineering specifications, troubleshooting malfunctions.
  • Locates sources of problems by observing mechanical devices in operation; listening for problems; using precision measuring and testing instruments. Basic troubleshooting skills are required for the Diesel Mechanic\Technician position.
  • Removes defective parts by dismantling devices; using hoists, cranes, and hand and power tools; examining form and texture of parts.
  • The Diesel Mechanic\Technician determines changes in dimensional requirements of parts by inspecting used parts, using rules, calipers, micrometers, and other measuring instruments.
  • Adjusts functional parts of devices and control instruments by using hand tools, levels, plumb bobs, and straightedges.
  • Properly use and operate an ohm meter and voltmeter.
  • Help Control downtime by communicating with truck drivers of routine preventive maintenance techniques, monitoring compliance.
  • Maintains equipment, parts, and supplies inventories by following guidelines to ensure inventory levels are adequate, reporting needed equipment, parts, and supplies.
  • The Diesel Mechanic\Technician conserves maintenance resources by using equipment and supplies as needed to accomplish job results.
  • Contributes to team effort by accomplishing related results as needed.

Job Qualifications:

  • Mechanical Background
  • Welding Skills
  • Fabrication Skills
  • Experience with DOT a plus
  • Hardworking
  • Problem Solving Skills
  • Dependable


Health, Dental, Vision and Supplemental insurance options, 401k retirement savings plan, attainable incentive program, paid holidays, opportunities for advancement, Free on-site Physical Therapist, and more!

How to apply!

Walk-in interviews welcome from 8:00am-4:00pm

Submit a resume or application by visiting us at www.perfcorp.com
112 N. Mainline Drive
Seymour, WI 54165

To apply for this job please visit performance-corp.com.