Diesel Semi Truck & Trailer Mechanic | $25/hr - $27/hr + $7,000 sign-on bonus! | Lawrence, KS

Lawrence, KS

Posted: 5/6/2021
Team Number: 733
Sign On Bonus: $7,000

About the Job

Ruan Transportation has a full-time lead Diesel Technician position available for our dedicated contract carriage customer located in Topeka, Kansas. We are looking for a qualified technician to service and/or repair tractors and trailers, plus handle some office duties to include Excel and Email.

$7,000 sign-on bonus!

Schedule: Monday - Friday 7 a.m. to 3:30 p.m.

Responsibilities include, but are not limited to:

  • Providing service and maintenance on company owned tractors and trailers
  • Performing routine preventative maintenance inspections
  • Completing state and federal inspections
  • Diagnosing mechanical problems using charts, technical manuals, diagnostic equipment and experience
  • Performing necessary repairs using tools and equipment.     
  • Obtain parts from local vendors and manage inventory on the service truck.
  • Salary will be discussed with the Manager and is based on experience. 


  • Ability to pass Ruan certification tests.
  • Current CDL preferred.
  • Candidate must pass a pre-employment physical and drug screen.
  • Strong engine and emissions diagnostic experience required.
  • Welding experience preferred. 
  • Able to order parts and oversee vendor sublet repairs. 

Ruan Benefits

  • Paid holidays
  • Paid time off (PTO) and 401(k) retirement plan with employer match
  • Great benefits including medical, dental, and vision
  • Referral bonuses
  • Call a recruiter today at (800) 879-7826.

This is an opportunity to touch a variety of industries and many parts of the country and you don’t have to leave Kansas City.  Routine preventative maintenance leads to three very important things: Safely, efficiently, and on time. This can’t happen without our skilled Diesel Mechanics, which contribute to the very core of our mission. Join Ruan and make a difference not only in the company, but our customers who serve a variety of industries that touch every part of the country. This is a great opportunity to start a rewarding career, build financial stability and have time to do the things you love.


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