Penske Automotive Technician/Mechanic in Cincinnati, Ohio


Position Summary :

A Penske Automotive Technician will generally assist in the repair and diagnosis of major components or remove/replace major components at the direction of Lead Technician or Maintenance Supervisor. Expectations include the ability to diagnose and repair the following with little or no supervision: , Electric Systems, Heating/Air Conditioning Systems, Instruments and Gauges, and Preventive Maintenance Service.

The flexibility to work any shift is preferred.

Major Responsibilities:

  • Accurately diagnose and repair a variety of automotive makes and models

  • Identify mechanical problems, often using computerized diagnostic equipment.

  • Test parts and systems to ensure that they are working properly.

  • Follow checklist to ensure that all critical parts are examined.

  • Perform basic care and preventive maintenance, including changing oil, giving tuneups, checking fluid levels and rotating tires.

  • Repair or replace worn parts, such as brakes and wheel bearings.

  • Disassemble and reassemble parts.

  • Use testing equipment to ensure that repairs and maintenance are effective.



  • 1-4 years practical experience with Automotive maintenance required

  • High school diploma or equivalent required

  • Vocational/Technical or certification preferred

  • Specialized training in the repair and replacement of vehicle components preferred

  • Proficiency in the use of shop tools required

  • A valid drivers license is required

  • Current CDL license with air brake certification preferred, willingness to acquire CDL if you do not have one.

  • Basic computer skills preferred for data entry into maintenance systems.

  • Ability to work in non-climate controlled conditions required

  • Willingness to travel as necessary within the district (customers yards, close geographical area and training sites), work the required schedule, work at the specific location required, complete Penske employment application, submit to a

background investigation (to include past employment, education, and criminal history) and drug screening are required

  • The physical demands described here are representative of those that must be met by an associate to successfully perform the essential functions of this job. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with

disabilities to perform the essential functions. The associate must regularly lift and /or move up to 25lbs/12kg, frequently lift and/or move up to 50lbs/23kg and occasionally lift and/or move up to 100lbs/45kg. Specific vision abilities required

by this job include Close vision, Distance vision, Peripheral vision, Depth perception and Ability to adjust focus. While performing the duties of this Job, the associate is regularly required to stand; walk; sit and talk or hear. The associate is frequently required to use hands to finger, handle, or feel and reach with hands and arms.

Penske Truck Leasing Co., L.P., headquartered in Reading, Pa., is a joint venture among Penske Corporation, Penske Automotive Group and General Electric. A leading global transportation services provider, Penske operates more than 200,000 vehicles and serves customers from more than 1,000 locations in North America, South America, Europe and Asia. Product lines include full-service truck leasing, contract maintenance, commercial and consumer truck rentals, transportation and warehousing management, and supply chain management solutions.

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Penske is an Equal Opportunity Employer - Women and Minorities are encouraged to apply

Work Locations: 2120 Dana Ave Cincinnati, OH

Primary Location: United States-Ohio-Cincinnati

Job: Vehicle Maintenance/Mechanics/Technicians

Penske (Oracle) Job Name: Vehicle Maintenance/Mechanics/Technicians

Req ID: 1611424