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Love's Travel Stops & Country Stores Diesel Technician Apprentice in Watertown, New York

Req ID: 430640

Address: 23425 State Route 12 Watertown, NY, 13601

Welcome to Love’s!

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Where People are the Heart of Our Success

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Diesel Technician Apprentice – Truck Care

At Love’s, our values go beyond our name. We look for those same values in our people. Our network of travel stops is growing at a tremendous rate as we continue to be the leader in highway hospitality.

The Love’s Truck Care and Speedco Diesel Technician Apprentice program is a company paid training program designed to provide apprentices with classroom, on-the-job training (OJT) and computer-based training opportunities while working towards certification as a Love’s/Speedco diesel technician.

In the apprentice program, you can expect to learn:

  • Electrical diagnostics and repairs

  • Air conditioning & heating diagnostics and repairs

  • Wheel end assembly diagnostics and repairs

  • Air system diagnostics and repairs

  • Air brakes diagnostics and repairs

  • Charging system diagnostics and repairs

  • Basic computer diagnostics and auxiliary component replacement

  • Parts lookup and acquisition

How You Will Fit In:

The diesel technician apprentice will work closely with our Diesel Technicians to get our customers back on the road quickly.

In this role you will:

  • Assist customers with roadside services

  • Learn preventative maintenance services

  • Assist in keeping our locations clean

You must have the following:

  • Ability to work a flexible schedule to include some nights, weekends or holidays

  • Possess a valid driver’s license and pass a drug screen

  • Capability to lift a minimum of 50 pounds, working in close quarters

  • Always put the safety and satisfaction of your customers first, complying with company safety policies & procedures

Benefits That Can’t Be Beat:

  • Earn $19.00 - $22.00 per hour (paid weekly)

  • Additional Commission Opportunities

  • Medical/Dental/Vision and Life Insurance Plans

  • Flexible Scheduling

  • Road to Success Program for career development

  • On-the-job training

  • Team Member bonus program

  • Holiday pay

  • 401(k) with matching contributions

  • Parental Leave

  • Pet Insurance

  • Employee Assistance Program

Typical Physical Demands

  • Regularly required to talk and hear

  • Requires standing and walking, with some bending, kneeling, stooping, crouching, crawling, and climbing

  • Occasional lifting of up to 50lbs

  • Specific vision abilities required by this job include close vision, distance vision, color vision, peripheral vision, depth perception and ability to adjust focus

Work Environment

While performing these duties of this job, the employee may be exposed to outdoor elements in all seasons. Occasionally, the employee will also be exposed to fumes and particles, moving mechanical parts and vibration. The noise level in the work environment can be loud at times. While performing these duties, the employee may be exposed to dirt, dust, grime, grease, oil, gas, high-concentrated cleaning solutions, etc.

Diversity Statement

From the founding of Love’s, our leaders have been passionate about providing excellent customer experiences and helping our Team Members grow. We do both within a culture of respect and inclusion. In order to sustain this culture, we will welcome individuals who are diverse in experiences, age, race, gender, sexual orientation, religion and physical or mental ability. Also, we are committed to sustaining a professional working environment where ALL people feel respected. By doing these things we will cultivate diversity of thought and a spirit of innovation.

Grow Far with Love's

As a family-based company, we are committed to adhering to our values. Ensuring that each of our people succeeds is central to these values. The Road to Success Program offers leadership and management skills training. If management is your path, we will help you get there. As a merit-based culture, we champion creative and valuable ideas and hard work is not only recognized but rewarded. Whether you are looking for part-time work to supplement your income or to grow into a leadership role, with Love’s, all roads lead to success!

Love’s has been fueling customers’ journeys since 1964. Innovation and perseverance continue to lead the way for the family-owned and -operated business headquartered in Oklahoma City with more than 40,000 team members in North America and Europe. The company’s core business is travel stops and convenience stores with more than 630 locations in 42 states. Love’s continues its commitment to offer products and services that provide value for professional drivers, fleets, four-wheel customers, RVers, alternative fuel and wholesale fuel customers. Giving back to communities Love’s serves and maintaining an inclusive and diverse workplace are hallmarks of the company’s award-winning culture.

The Love’s Family of Companies includes:

  • Gemini Motor Transport, one of the industry’s safest trucking fleets.

  • Speedco and Love’s Truck Care, the largest oil change and preventive maintenance and total truck care network.

  • Musket, a rapidly growing, Houston-based commodities supplier and trader.

  • Trillium, a Houston-based alternative fuels expert.

  • TVC Pro-driver, a commercial driver’s license (CDL) protection subscription service.

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