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Progress Rail Services Corp. Mechanic - Mobile Rail Truck Shop in Albertville, Alabama

Auto req ID: 4474BR
Posting Title: Mechanic - Mobile Rail Truck Shop
Job Category: Transportation & Logistics
City: Albertville
State: Alabama

Company Description

Progress Rail, a Caterpillar company, is an integrated rolling stock and infrastructure provider, delivering a full range of products and services to domestic and international railroad customers. Our customers enjoy one-stop shopping and comprehensive cradle-to-grave railway solutions - whether it rolls on the rail or is the rail itself. From locomotives, transit, freight cars and engines, to tracks, signals and advanced technology, we ensure customers can count on us to meet all their rail needs. Forging the bridge between ideas and success, our talented and innovative team members work together to address the challenges of the rail industry today, ensuring success for the future. As part of a vibrant, global network of business operations, each and every member of our team is important to our success. With headquarters in Albertville, Ala., more than 7,000 dedicated employees serve customers through a network of close to 150 locations around the world. For more information, visit and follow @Progress_Rail on Twitter and YouTube.

Job Purpose

The Mechanic - Mobile Rail will provide maintenance and repair of heavy truck engines.

Key Job Elements

• Class A mechanic for maintenance, diagnosis, troubleshooting and repair of heavy truck engines;

• Dayshift position with some overtime and limited travel;

• Must maintain records related to repair and maintenance of equipment;

• Up to 50% travel required.

Education / Training

• Commercial Driver’s License is a plus.

Qualifications and Experience

• Thorough knowledge of diesel engines with 5 years of experience;

• Hydraulic experience a plus;

• General knowledge of computers;

• Must provide own tools;

• Must be able to travel;

• CDL license considered a plus but not required.


Progress Rail Services Corporation and its subsidiary and affiliate companies offer an excellent total compensation package* including competitive salary, 401(k) plan with company match, available medical/dental/life/disability insurance coverage and paid vacation and holidays. Relocation assistance may be available for some positions.

*Benefits eligibility differs by job position and employment status - governing plan documents control such benefits..


Equal Opportunity Employer – Race/Color/Sex/Religion/National Origin/Sexual Orientation/Gender Identity/Vets/Disabilities