Jun 08
Auto industry

Diesel Mechanic

  • Sawyer Petroleum - Van Nuys
  • Van Nuys, CA

Website Sawyer Petroleum

mechanics will schedule and perform repairs, preventative maintenance and BIT inspections.

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Sawyer Petroleum / Amber Resources a division of Renewal Energy Group (REG-Chevron) founded in 1930, is a leading distributor of fuels, lubricants and related petroleum products with locations across Southern California. We are one of Southern California’s leading petroleum (lubricant and fuel) distributors. Recognized by Shell Oil as its leading lubricant distributor in Southern California and as one of its most successful distributors nationwide. Dion & Sons is also one of Southern California’s largest distributors of unbranded fuel to the commercial market, our diverse customer base includes construction and industrial companies, utilities, municipalities and private individuals.

The person in this position will report to the Fleet Manager and General Manager and will work closely with the dispatcher, to schedule preventative maintenance and repairs of our equipment. To be successful in this role, you must be able to take direction and work alone to complete all tasks as assigned.

Primary responsibilities include:

  • Performing repairs, preventive maintenance and BIT inspections.
  • Insuring compliance with all state and federal transportation regulations and inspections.
  • Maintaining paperwork for vehicle/equipment files.
  • Inspecting all work before vehicle/equipment leaves the shop to ensure necessary work is done correctly.
  • Ensure shop and surrounding area is kept clean, and organized at all times.
  • Perform other duties as assigned.


  • Must have own tools with an advanced mechanical aptitude and minimum 3 years of experience working on Diesel vehicles and equipment.
  • Must be self motivated and able to work independently but able to collaborate with a team of mechanics.
  • Welding Experience is a plus but not required.
  • Must be able to speak, read, write and understand English.
  • Must have a valid Driver’s License with a clean driving record. Commercial (Class A or B) license with Hazmat and Tanker endorsements preferred.

Compensation and Benefits include:

  • Paid Vacation, Holidays and Sick Time
  • Health plans including Medical, Dental and Vision
  • Company paid Life Insurance
  • 401k w/employer match
  • Profit sharing plan
  • Safety Incentive Program

Click on the link below to apply online.

If you have any questions, please contact our recruiting department:

    • By Phone at: (562) 216-8381


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To apply for this job email your details to kcashman@amberresources.wpengine.com