Why You Should Join the Ruan Team as a Diesel Technician

Jun 8, 2016

At Ruan, we are extremely proud of the caliber and dedication of our maintenance team. With thousands of power units to maintain at almost 50 service locations, our technicians truly are the engines of our business. 

Check out these top five reasons why you should join the Ruan team as a diesel technician!


1. a People First culture

One of Ruan’s Guiding Principles that leads our company is People First. Our team members are our most valuable assets, and each employee is treated as an extension of the Ruan family. We also show our dedication to team members by offering competitive pay and a comprehensive benefits package that includes a 401(k) with company match, free health insurance options and more. 


Ruan was the first carrier in the transportation industry to introduce a formal safety program and this emphasis on safety has only grown since. Our proprietary Megasafe Safety Program trains all Ruan employees on the Megasafe7 Rules of Safe Driving and Megasafe5 Rules of Working Safely. Technicians receive additional and ongoing training that is specific to their role.

3. Team member recognition

Our professional technicians are recognized in a variety of ways by Ruan. The Ruan Recognition Program serves to inspire employees to recognize and celebrate the daily contributions that others are making throughout the organization. Each year, we celebrate driver and technician appreciation week in which our professional drivers and technicians are recognized through gifts, free meals and more.

4. Free Tool Protection

Our technicians’ role in ensuring our customers’ goods are delivered on time, every time is essential to our success. Therefore, every technician is offered Ruan’s Tool Protection Program to help safeguard their tools. The program is completely free and covers up to $10,000 worth of equipment. Ruan also provides all technicians with uniforms, boots and safety glasses.

5. INdustry-leading EQUIPMENT and technology

All of our technicians work on new or late-model equipment in well-maintained shops. Our maintenance professionals have access to the latest diagnostic tools and equipment necessary to solve today’s maintenance challenges. We also form strong partnerships with local schools to ensure we are contributing to the next generation of talent that will eventually fill our shops.

To learn more about starting a technician career with Ruan, call 800-TRY-RUAN or e-mail a recruiter. Or apply today by visiting www.ruan.com/technicians