Diesel Mechanic
The back bone of our economy. Moving America everyday with skill, know-how and grit.
West Bend, WI 
Posted 14 days ago
Job Description
Looking to take your career to the next level? As a Diesel Technician at Lakeside, you’ll take control of your career and your income. Join a team of respected industry experts who have been serving the transportation industry in Wisconsin and Illinois for nearly 40 years. We understand what technicians need and we are committed to a positive culture and continuous improvement. At Lakeside, we respect our technicians. They are recognized and rewarded for their hard work and valuable skill set. We’re looking to add to our talented team. Consider joining some of the industry’s best techs! Let’s get to the next level!

As a Diesel Technician, you will work independently, performing both major and minor repairs. Working on all-makes commercial trucks and buses and completing maintenance work consistent with Lakeside best practices and industry standards. You will also receive the opportunity to help mentor and guide other technicians while learning from your experienced leadership team.

Lakeside International Trucks is one of the most well-respected International® dealerships in North America. Selling the full line of new International® trucks, Lakeside technicians are prepared to provide maintenance services, troubleshooting, and repairs on all makes and model commercial trucks and buses. Our techs are the most well-respected experts in the industry when it comes to diesel equipment and that’s what sets us apart. As a diesel technician at Lakeside, you’ll never have to worry about getting bored. The variety of equipment we work on is extensive. It’s never the same day twice.

We train for a lifetime. Lakeside understands the need for ongoing training and development and that’s why all our technicians are OEM certified and trained. Being experts is who we are and staying on top of the everchanging truck technology means our technicians are always improving their skills and getting better. We take pride in making sure our technicians get the training they need to stay ahead and at the top for a lifetime of success.

  • Perform work as outlined on repair order with efficiency and accuracy, in accordance with dealership and factory standards
  • Troubleshoot and repair of suspension, driveline, steering components, brake system
  • Install injectors, pistons, liners, camshafts, cylinder heads, rod and main bearings, oil pans, clutches, fan hubs, differentials, fifth wheels, and brakes, change or recharge batteries
  • Document all work performed and recommended repair orders
  • Conduct road test to ensure vehicle as needed
  • Adherence to all company and industry safety standards
  • Ability to organize the work presented and plan for the highest efficiency and productivity in the performance of all job functions
  • Continual training and development in support of individual career and company goals

  • High School Diploma or equivalent; Vocational or technical certification on vehicle repairs
  • 3+ years of experience working with diesel engines and heavy duty trucks
  • Experience with repairing commercial vehicle trucks along with basic training in transmission and engine diagnostics
  • Ability to work with diagnostics computer for troubleshooting and repairs
  • Must have your own toolset to perform assigned responsibilities
  • Ability to obtain a valid Commercial Driver’s License (CDL)
  • Must have a valid driver’s license and a clean driving record.




Special Notes/Instructions
For application and release forms visit: https://www.lakesidetrucks.com/join-our-team/ If you have any questions or concerns regarding this role, you can reach out to Kassie at 414-465-1407.
Job Summary
Start Date
Employment Term and Type
Regular, Full Time
Hours per Week
Work Hours (i.e. shift)
2nd Shift
Required Education
High School or Equivalent
Required Experience
1+ years
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