Becoming a Tech at Ruan - Part 1

Jan 7, 2021

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 we have had many employees start as a Utility Worker or Technician I and move up through the organization, even reaching the level of senior vice president. Here’s a look at the career path available to diesel technicians and mechanics.

Technician 1

Performs routine repair and maintenance of company tractors and trailers through proper diagnostics, troubleshooting and use of hand tools, precision measuring instruments, and machine tools. Examples of job responsibilities could include changing oil, performing brake jobs, and fixing wheel seals, all with supervision from a lead technician.

Technician 2

This position requires two to three years of experience with some certifications. A Ruan Technician 2 needs limited supervision to perform the job. Examples of job responsibilities could include performing mechanical work on various types of tractors and trailers.

Technician 3

This position is our most experienced technician. A Ruan Technician 3 typically has six to nine years of experience and has advanced knowledge and certifications in the industry. Examples of job responsibilities could include making high-level diagnostic repairs with very little supervision.


Technician Roadmap


To get started on your career as a diesel technician at Ruan, review our open opportunities here.