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Fleet Diesel Mechanic

Conway, NC 27820, USA Req #123
Monday, May 9, 2022
We are charting the course for the next-generation chemical company. We may be a new company, but our roots are more than a century old, dating back to the creation of Bakelite. We saw then what we see now: The boundless possibilities of science and curiosity. Our innovations include Bakelite, Durite, Cellobond and Resonance. From trains to planes to everyday household items, we are improving thousands of products around the world today. Like the lightweight plastic, Bakelite is strong, durable, and its potential allows for its future to be molded into infinite shapes - and we're looking for talented and passionate people to help us create that future and the products that will change the world tomorrow.

The successful candidate will provide Leadership, Support and Direction to the Supply Chain Supervisor. 


Primary Responsibilities

  • Perform advanced fleet maintenance on tractors and trailers, including diagnostics/troubleshooting, engine repairs, preventative maintenance (PM), etc. 
  • Maintain vendor relationships. 
  • Manage and maintain inventory (fuel, oil, parts, etc.). 
  • Manage and maintain Purchase Orders. 
  • Demonstrate initiative, problem solving skills and attention to detail in all assigned tasks. 
  • Assist in Plant maintenance if needed. 
  • Occasionally work at heights and in confined spaces. 
  • Follow facial hair guidelines for respirator usage (clean shaven). 
  • Act as a backup for a driver's role if needed. 
  • Adhere to all rules and regulations of both Bakelite and DOT to safely operate company cargo tank vehicles. 
  • Maintain a clean driving record while providing exceptional customer focus to both internal and external customers. 
  • Understand DOT regulations for CDL drivers. 
  • Will work variable start times, weekends, and holidays.  


                Job Qualifications & Experience

                • Minimum of two (2) years of experience working on heavy duty trucks/diesel engines 
                • Current Class A Commercial Driver's License.. 
                • Valid DOT Medical Card. 
                • No more than one (1) chargeable or preventable motor vehicle accident within the year preceding the date of application. 
                • No more than one (1) violation of motor vehicle laws (other than violations involving parking only) within the year preceding the date of application. 


                    • High School diploma or GED.

                    Special Needs/ Special Skills/Other

                    • Current ASE Certification(s). 
                    • Six (6) months or more experience driving a Cargo Tank. 
                    • Six (6) months or more experience in a Chemical Manufacturing facility. 
                    • Six (6) months or more of leadership/supervisory experience. 
                    • DOT certifications: Tanker Endorsement, HazMat Endorsement (must possess or be obtained after hire). 
                    • Minimum of two (two) years of experience driving Class A CDL vehicles.
                              We are an Equal Opportunity, Affirmative Action employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to gender, minority status, sexual orientation, gender identity, protected veteran status, status as a qualified individual with a disability or any characteristic protected by law. 

                              In order to be considered for this position candidates are required to submit an application for employment through our career site, be at least 18 years or age, willing to take a drug test, submit to a background investigation as part of the selection process, as well as additional periodic background checks as required by the Chemical Facility Anti-Terrorism Standards (CFATS) or regulations adopted by the Department of Homeland Security or other regulatory agencies. Candidates are required to have unrestricted authorization to work in the United States. This company participates in E-Verify.  For additional details, click HERE.

                              If currently an employee of the Company, you must have satisfactory work performance. Disclaimer: We are not accepting unsolicited assistance from search firms/employment agencies for this employment opportunity. Please, no phone calls or emails to an employee about this position. All resumes submitted by search firms/employment agencies to any employee of the Company via email, the Internet or in any other form and/or method without a valid written search firm agreement in place for this position will be deemed the sole property of the Company; no fee will be paid in the event a candidate is hired by the Company as a result of the unsolicited referral or through other means.

                              Other details

                              • Pay Type Hourly
                              • Min Hiring Rate $28.00
                              • Max Hiring Rate $32.00
                              Location on Google Maps
                              • Conway, NC 27820, USA