Diesel Technician, Mechanic

Pittsburgh, PA posted on October 14

Posted by

Jon Ewing Pittsburgh, PA (15201)
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Optimus Technologies, LLC is a cutting edge, alternative fuel hardware conversion company with high growth potential. Optimus Technologies designs and installs a bolt-on electro-mechanical system which enables diesel vehicles to run on a wide range of fuels such as waste vegetable oils, algae oil or animal fats. We are currently breaking into the diesel vehicle fleet market and are in need of a highly qualified, dedicated, and proactive technician to join the Optimus team.

  • Full time position in Pittsburgh, PA
  • Perform vehicle up-fit installs
  • Reports directly to Engineering Manager
  • Install both mechanical and electrical components of the system
  • Conduct preassembly of Optimus Systems prior to installation
  • Troubleshoot mechanical and electrical vehicle subsystems
  • Maintain shop and inventory organization
  • Provide support for prototype installs
  • Provide support for customers; both locally and out of state
  • Advise in development of installation/service manuals
  • Gain knowledge base to train future technicians in service/installs
  • Up to 33% travel(varies from 0-3 days/week offsite)



  • Maintain an ability to work both as a single entity or as a team member
  • Experience with electronic vehicle components and controls
  • Effective verbal and written communications
  • Ability to work and troubleshoot under pressure
  • Ability to manage multiple tasks
  • Experience using electronic testing equipment


Compensation: Based on experience and availability