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Saia, Inc.

Saia Inc. (SAIA), a regional trucker, is a triple threat. This Zacks #1 Rank (Strong Buy) is a value stock with a forward P/E of 13.7, is expected to see triple digit earnings growth in 2012 and has momentum as shares are at a 2-year high.Saia is a transportation company providing regional, interregional and national less-than-truckload service in 34 states. Headquartered in Georgia, the company has a network of 148 terminals. Read More

Address      11465 Johns Creek Pkwy # 400, Duluth, GA, United States
Website      www.saia.com/
Holding      No Holding Details

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Mechanic Lead (Lead Diesel Mechanic)

Responsibilities include (but are not limited to):

Makes repairs and maintain systems and parts associated with class 6, 7, & 8 diesel-powered tractors. Diagnoses failures and makes repairs on mechanical, electrical, or other various systems on a vehicle. May discuss the nature of the difficulty with the driver(s). Uses hydraulic jacks or hoist, to gain access to the underside of the unit and to aid in the removal or replacement of assemblies such as engines, transmissions, differentials, springs, etc. Uses electronic diagnostic tools and computer software to assit in the troubleshooting and repair of heavy duty trucks engine, braking, electrical, cooling and exhaust systems.


 
The successful candidate will possess the following attributes:

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       Diesel Mechanic experience
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      ASE electrical, Air Brake System or A/C Certification
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      Factory training and certification in engine diagnostic software
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      Training in Eaton, Spicer and Meritor transmission removal and installation
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      Training in repair of Wabco/Meritor antilock brake systems

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      Understand and carry out oral and written instructions and/or repair orders to determine the work that has been performed and that still needing to be done.
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      Utilize manufacturer's service manuals and bulletins and company directives to determine equipment specifications and repair procedures.
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      Ability to perform work required in a timely manner in order to meet service schedules and commitments
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      Knowledge of DOT rules and regulations
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      Computer literate (Word, Excel, Email)



 

 Saia offers an excellent benefits package that you can afford!
Health Insurance - Medical/Rx/Vision/EAP with LOW COST employee contributions
     Employee Only:  $12.00/week
     Employee +1 Dependent:  $25.50/week
     Family:  $37.50/week

Employees with 10 or more years of service do not pay Employee Contributions!!

Other great benefits include:

    * Optional Dental Insurance
    * Free Health Insurance after 10 years of service (no employee contributions)!!
    * Free Basic Life Insurance and Accidental Death & Dismemberment insurance
    * Free Short-term disability
    * Optional Long-term disability coverage
    * Other optional benefits such as supplemental life insurance, supplemental accidental death & dismemberment, critical illness insurance
    * 401(k) plan with immediate vesting
    * Paid Vacation days, holidays and Personal/Sick Day
    * Direct Payroll Deposit
    * Paid weekly
    * Employee Stock Purchase plan
    * Credit Union
    * Scholarship program
    * Employee recognition programs
    * Safety Awards program



 

Become part of the mission…

At Saia, we are guided by a three-part mission that recognizes both our customers' needs as well as the needs of our employees. Based in part on our proprietary CSI (Customer Service Indicators) program, it is a mission that is truly unique in the industry.

Partner with a successful company that built its mission statement around how the company operates each day:

Other Job Information

Vacancy type:

Full Time

Contact Mode:

not provided

Fax:

770-232-4066

Contact Name:

not provided

Job Duration:

not provided

Phone:

770-232-5067

Email:

humanresources@saia.com

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