Diesel Technician / Diesel Mechanic | Paid based on experience! | East Chicago, IN

East Chicago, IN

Posted: 9/26/2022
Team Number: 727

About the Job

Join our Union Shop with Ruan for our dedicated customer Praxair!

  • Experienced diesel technicians/mechanics
  • Sunday - Thursday
  • This position will be classified as a Technician II or Tech III and requires at least one year of experience. Examples of job responsibilities could include changing oil, performing break jobs, fixing wheel seals all with supervision from a lead technician. 
  • Our shops are locally ran where there is s sense of ownership and camaraderie
  • We provide you with almost everything you need including uniforms, safety boots and glasses. When working in cold or hot weather we provide clothing that accommodates the environment.  
  • Ruan ensures our technicians have access to the latest diagnostic technology and training to utilize the equipment
  • Tool and workboot reimbursement
  • Work on late-model equipment and have hands-on opportunities using the latest technology
  • Uniforms provided
  • Paid training with opportunity for advancement!

Call a recruiter today at (800) 879-7826.

Ask us about our Top Tech competition! Hands on competition where the top 10 qualifiers are flown to Des Moines, IA, to compete in the finals. Based on 11 skill stations and ranked on predetermined actions, we then send the top three qualifiers to the TMC Super Tech national competition! 

Learn more about becoming a Diesel Mechanic at Ruan here.


Ruan Technician Career Path

You can start your career with Ruan and advance as far as your goals will take you. Ruan is proud to offer career paths that benefit our team members and have had many employees start as Utility Worker or Tech One and move up through the organization, even reaching the level of Senior Vice President. 



  • Certification from a diesel mechanic trade school preferred (or equivalent experience). 
  • Ability to pass Ruan certification tests.
  • Candidate must pass a pre-employment physical and drug screen.
  • Transmission, engine and diagnostic experience required.
  • Welding experience preferred. 
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