Fleet Mechanic (8102) in Paramount, California, US at ARS

Date Posted: 3/21/2018

Job Snapshot

Job Description

Company: American Residential Services

Rescue Rooter is currently seeking a skilled Fleet Mechanic in your area.  Working at Rescue Rooter means working as part of a team; you'll find the tools, resources, and support to help you explore opportunities within Rescue Rooter and realize your full potential.  To support further growth, we are looking for highly motivated, technically skilled, customer-focused individuals who want to be part of winning team.



Provides general and heavy maintenance and repair to service vehicles and equipment.



  • Analyzes defective equipment and diagnoses malfunctions utilizing motor analyzers, pressure gauges, chassis charts and factory manuals.
  • Maintains, troubleshoots and repairs general vehicle/equipment, to include oil changes, transmission fluid changes, antifreeze, filters, batteries, tires, breaks, suspension systems, overhauls, generators, distributors, pumps and body work.
  • Prepares and maintains documentation on repairs and services.
  • Schedules routine maintenance and repairs. Performs safety inspections on service vehicles.
  • Orders parts for the completion of maintenance and repair.
  • Coordinates and negotiates outside repairs and services.
  • Coordinates warranty repairs with appropriate vendor.
  • Replaces defective break shoes or linings.
  • Rebuilds parts, pumps, motors, axles and other components, as needed.
  • Performs safety inspections on service vehicles.
  • Overhauls or replaces carburetors, blowers, generators, distributors and pumps.
  • Inspects and drives repaired vehicles.
  • Services and maintains shop equipment and tools.
  • Maintains and fuels vehicles.
  • Adheres to established guidelines for the proper handling and utilization of hazardous materials.
  • Completes all required documentation on services.
  • Provides “on call" coverage, as necessary.
  • Maintains an organized, clean and safe work area.
  • Observes all safety and Company rules and regulations in the performance of duties.

Job Requirements


  • 2-4 years of vehicle/equipment mechanical repair experience
  • ASE Certified in Suspension & Steering and Breaks (Drive Train is a plus!)
  • A valid driver’s license with an acceptable driving record is required.
  • A high school diploma or general education degree (GED) is preferred.


We require background checks and drug tests on all employees. American Residential Services will consider qualified applicants in a manner and in compliance with the requirements of the Los Angeles Fair Chance in Hiring regulation.


ARS/Rescue Rooter – Making it Work! Making it Right!

We are an equal opportunity employer