Lube Tech Job Description

Lube Tech Job Description

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Lube tech provides support to the manufacturing processes by troubleshooting and/or repairing industrial equipment including electrical components, motors, pumps, hydraulic systems, compressors, chillers and boilers.

Lube Tech Duties & Responsibilities

To write an effective lube tech job description, begin by listing detailed duties, responsibilities and expectations. We have included lube tech job description templates that you can modify and use.

Sample responsibilities for this position include:

Performs repairs and maintenance on dozers, compactors, and other yellow iron or heavy equipment to maximize safe and productive operations
Ensures that customers' cars are kept clean
Understands, keeps abreast of, and complies with federal, state, and local regulations, such as hazardous waste disposal, OSHA Right-to-Know
Ensure that customers’ vehicles are kept clean, undamaged, and without changes to the comfort, convenience systems or audio system settings
Lubricate entire car while looking for other items which may need repair
Meets the physical and mental function requirements, as set forth by the Physical Demands Analysis for this position
Working cooperatively with others, deals honestly, treats all people with respect, does not disrupt productivity or efficiency, does not incite trouble, refrains from gossip, and adheres to company policy
Willing to work in variable weather conditions
Willing to work split or variable shift schedules
Be able to assist in the repair of all Maintenance components

Lube Tech Qualifications

Qualifications for a job description may include education, certification, and experience.

Licensing or Certifications for Lube Tech

List any licenses or certifications required by the position: ASE, MSHA

Education for Lube Tech

Typically a job would require a certain level of education.

Employers hiring for the lube tech job most commonly would prefer for their future employee to have a relevant degree such as Associate and Doctorate Degree in General Education, Automotive, Diesel Technology, High School Education

Skills for Lube Tech

Desired skills for lube tech include:

Aspects of automotive repair and maintenance
Body
Drive train
Electrical components
Vacuum systems
Brakes
Database software
Diesel engines and hydraulic systems
Heavy equipment
Internet software

Desired experience for lube tech includes:

Exercises initiative and sound judgement in dealing with all maintenance of the mine production system
Completes daily, written reports to management
Responsible for tasks related to preventative maintenance program such as fueling, reporting fluid leaks, performing lube work, taking fluid samples, inspecting components for proper operation, damage or wear
Maintain mobile mining equipment
Perform tasks with little supervision
Assist with P.M

Lube Tech Examples

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Lube Tech Job Description

Job Description Example
Our company is looking to fill the role of lube tech. Please review the list of responsibilities and qualifications. While this is our ideal list, we will consider candidates that do not necessarily have all of the qualifications, but have sufficient experience and talent.
Responsibilities for lube tech
  • Tire repair
  • Other forms of preventative maintenance
  • Perform lube oil & filters changes on all manufacturer's vehicles
  • New vehicle Pre-Delivery Inspection
  • Other duties as assigned by Maintenance Manager and Supervisor
  • Reads and interprets vehicle condition reports, and/or repair orders, communicates with supervisor and operator for clarification of problems
  • Responsible for oil changes, 13 point inspections, tire installation, balancing and repair other basic vehicle repairs
  • Must have experience with TPMS (Tire Pressure Monitoring System) and other proper diagnostic equipment
  • Participates and leads in continuous improvement projects that may include extending lubrication lines, installing filter cart adapter kits on gearboxes and hydraulic units, and evaluating and installing automatic lubricators
  • The primary purpose of the Utility Mechanic is to perform preventative maintenance checks on all Hertz fleet vehicles
Qualifications for lube tech
  • Must have 2-5 years’ experience and be competent in the diagnosis, service, and repair of all equipment lines
  • Inspections, quotes, oil changes, and bringing safety issues to the customer’s attention
  • Use basic mechanic tools
  • Complete preventative maintenance inspection form
  • Communicate with parts personnel and equipment operators
  • Perform line technician services (oil changes & tires)
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Lube Tech Job Description

Job Description Example
Our growing company is searching for experienced candidates for the position of lube tech. To join our growing team, please review the list of responsibilities and qualifications.
Responsibilities for lube tech
  • Responsible for oil/lube/tire changes, 13 point inspections, brake inspections and tire repair and replacements, and miscellaneous vehicle repairs
  • Take ownership of the sale, removal, and replacement of tires up to, but not limited to commercial vehicles
  • Perform routine oil & lube services on commercial vehicles
  • Assist customers with roadside services
  • Be responsible for equipment repair and maintenance of the store facility, including general housekeeping duties
  • Capable of lifting a minimum of 50 lbs
  • Always put the safety and satisfaction of your customers first, ensuring compliance toward company safety policies & procedures
  • Responsible for oil/lube/tire changes, 13 point inspections, brake inspections and tire repair, and miscellaneous vehicle repairs
  • Performing oil change services, checking and topping off of all fluids, checking tire pressures and air and cabin filters in a timely manner
  • Performing tire rotations, mounting and balancing
Qualifications for lube tech
  • Learn to control hazardous waste and respond in spill clean up
  • Must be able to lubricate and perform preventative maintenance
  • 1+ years of previous lube tech experience is highly preferred, but will possibly train an individual with strong mechanical background that has transferable skills
  • Experience working around or on Heavy Trucks and/or Equipment is preferred
  • Ability to read reports and complete forms
  • Computer skills to enter work order
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Lube Tech Job Description

Job Description Example
Our company is searching for experienced candidates for the position of lube tech. We appreciate you taking the time to review the list of qualifications and to apply for the position. If you don’t fill all of the qualifications, you may still be considered depending on your level of experience.
Responsibilities for lube tech
  • Identifying fluid leakage, tire wear, service light identification and unperformed maintenance
  • Pre-purchase vehicle inspections
  • Replacing drive belts, coolant hoses and light bulbs
  • Inspecting brake pads and shoe wear, rotor and drum wear limits, and fluid leakage
  • Communicating with the service advisor regarding needed safety repairs or maintenance other than those listed on the repair order
  • General cleaning of service area and facility grounds if needed
  • Other forms of preventative maintenance and vehicle cleaning
  • Responsible for oil/lube/tire changes, 13 point inspections, tire repair, and minor vehicle repairs
  • Ensures a safe work environment in compliance with all safety policies and procedures using the appropriate tools and equipment for the task
  • Servicing a wide variety of heavy construction equipment including pavers, rollers, loaders, and other equipment
Qualifications for lube tech
  • 2+ years minimum experience as an equipment mechanic required
  • 1+ year minimum experience in underground mine environment
  • Candidate must have Own Tools
  • Experience working on hydraulic & electrical systems a must
  • Can demonstrate knowledge of maintenance and mechanics of Haul Trucks, Loaders, Jumbos, and similar equipment
  • Able to bend, lift, stand, crawl, crouch, lie down, kneel, and reach for long periods of time
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Lube Tech Job Description

Job Description Example
Our growing company is looking to fill the role of lube tech. If you are looking for an exciting place to work, please take a look at the list of qualifications below.
Responsibilities for lube tech
  • Monitoring and maintaining inventories of fuel, oil, filters and other supplies
  • Performs visual inspections on equipment and provide written report of conditions and deficiencies
  • Completes all paperwork as necessary, including but not limited to work orders, parts requests, time cards, logs, pre-trip/post-trip inspections
  • A High School Diploma or GED and/or one to three months related experience or training
  • The ability to read and comprehend instructions and information
  • A valid driver’s license with an excellent driving record and the ability to operate passenger vehicles and light to medium-duty trucks with automatic and manual transmissions
  • The ability to stand for prolonged periods of time and the ability to lift up to 75 lbs
  • Position is responsible for lubricating rotating machinery and stationary equipment, adhering to prescribed schedules and lubricating specifications
  • Collaborate with Maintenance Supervisors and Reliability Engineers, assisting with machinery decisions, concerning all facets of lubrication and filtration, and related to equipment’s fitness for service
  • Communicate via e-mail, write detailed machinery condition assessment reports, find technical information on the internet when applicable and communicate with internal customers
Qualifications for lube tech
  • Working in extreme weather conditions, including, but not limited to, hot and cold climates, wet and unstable grounds, highly humid, or highly dry areas
  • Candidate must provide Steel Toed Boots
  • Occasional O.T
  • Ability to work in outdoor environment with various weather elements
  • Requires ability to communicate orally and in writing in English in order to complete job functions
  • Requires that all safety protocols be maintained while working on vehicles
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Lube Tech Job Description

Job Description Example
Our innovative and growing company is looking to fill the role of lube tech. Please review the list of responsibilities and qualifications. While this is our ideal list, we will consider candidates that do not necessarily have all of the qualifications, but have sufficient experience and talent.
Responsibilities for lube tech
  • Participate in failure analysis program and perform corrective actions as requested
  • Document work and update routes via electronic device (i.e.handhelds, PDA, Cell Phone, Tablet) using DMSI Route Based Software packages
  • Write work orders and track equipment condition
  • Performs the full range of duties in connection with the servicing of vehicles and mobile equipment and performs minor maintenance work
  • Utilize vehicle computer electro systems to interpret failure modes to initiate or assign repairs
  • Perform all lubrication activities with greases, oils, solid lubricants on running equipment
  • Perform oil changes and flushing procedures on running equipment
  • Fill out all lube routine forms daily, either paper base or electronic
  • Involved in daily plant inspections, cleanup and routine maintenance
  • Operates and loads equipment for the movement of raw material to the main plant for production
Qualifications for lube tech
  • Zero Expirence Needed!
  • Have experience with using a Scissor Lift
  • ASE certifications and technical school a plus
  • Periodic MVR MVRcks will be performed if hired
  • Career development programs/apprenticeships
  • 1-week vacation after only 6 months, 2 weeks after 1 year

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