CRST The Transportation Solution, Inc. is Delivering Promises and Driving Success to Ensure Everyone Has What's Needed to Live and Thrive. Today, more than ever, we are looking for talented individuals who will help us bring this vision to life.

Diesel Truck Mechanic

Looking for an exciting opportunity to join one of the largest and fastest-growing privately owned transportation companies in the US? Look no further than CRST!    

We’re seeking a full-time Diesel Truck Mechanic in Birmingham, AL to join our team.  


As a member of our team, you’ll enjoy a variety of perks including:  

  • Competitive starting wages between $18/hr – $31/hr based on experience  

  • Monday-Friday work schedule  

  • $2400/year shift differential for 2nd and 3rd shifts.   

  • $100 yearly boot allowance  

  • $300 yearly tool reimbursement  

  • Company-paid tool insurance.  


That’s not all – we offer a formal career development program, paid vacation, sick , and personal time starting on day one, 401(k) matching, and paid medical, dental, and vision insurance.  


As a Tractor Technician, you’ll be responsible for general maintenance repair, preventative maintenance, regulatory inspection, and repair on a diverse fleet of tractors and trailers.  


Job Schedule: Monday-Friday (7:00am-4:00 pm)  

Shop Location: 200 Republic St, Birmingham, AL 35214  


At CRST, we pride ourselves on our commitment to providing the best service to our customers and the best work environment for our employees. We’re family-owned and headquartered in Cedar Rapids, IA, with locations across the nation. Join our team and help us make CRST the transportation solution of choice.  



  • Responsible for maintaining Class 8 trucks and trailers to ensure efficient, reliable, and safe equipment.  

  • Perform required maintenance services on fleet tractors and trailers.  

  • Perform trailer preventative maintenance services as required by DOT 49 CFR 396.  

  • Maintain written repair orders to include labor hours, parts used, and general comments.  

  • Complete written preventative maintenance inspection forms.  

  • Perform lot checks to verify equipment condition, identify potential OOS items and verify load status.  

  • Operate Class 8 vehicles in yard conditions and move fleet equipment safely around the yard and into and out of the service facility.  

  • Maintain maintenance reference manual to include job codes, standard operating procedures, and service bulletins issued by CRST.  

  • Operate basic shop tools including welders, torches, impact wrenches, band saws, scaffolding, ladders, and other equipment as assigned.  



  • High school diploma or equivalent preferred  

  • General mechanical skills relating to Class 8 tractors & trailers  

  • Pass CRST background check and drug screen  

  • Minimum tool requirement  


To get in contact with a recruiter, text your name and zip code to Brandon @ 319-640-9262, or apply now!  

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