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We are a dedicated team that works like a well-oiled machine! We are looking for leaders with the ability to effectively communicate and collaborate with teammates and customers.

Ownership mindset

We are seeking individuals who can identify issues and take initiative to improve outcomes.


We offer competitive benefits and opportunities for advancement.


  • 401K Safe Harbor Match
  • Dental insurance
  • Employee assistance program
  • Health insurance
  • Life insurance
  • Paid time off
  • Referral program
  • Relocation assistance negotiable
  • Vision insurance

Job Description

Catalyst Powertrain is recruiting for a Diesel Technician for its Auburn  location. Catalyst Powertrain is a leading heavy-duty commercial vehicle repair and maintenance organization specializing in on-highway and off-highway vehicles and machinery. We leverage high-profile industry manufacturer agreements, use advanced technical implementation and repair methods, and we have a knowledgable, dedicated team of technicians. Catalyst Powertrain drives bottom-line value and deeper service opportunities for companies locally and around the world.

We specialize in transmissions and are an authorized Allison Transmissions dealer and service center. We are also an authorized dealer and service center for Yanmar, Kubota, Carlisle Brake & Friction, Transfluid Industrial & Marine, John Deere, and other high profile manufacturers.

The Entry level Technician/Mechanic position is available for a highly motivated, hard-working person with the desire to grow their career in this field. The position requires the technician, under close supervision and training, to diagnose, inspect, and change or repair defective components, sub-components, and systems on various types of commercial vehicles. Catalyst Powertrain provides fleet and maintenance services for all light/medium/heavy duty trucks, material handling units, and industrial/construction equipment markets. CPT provides factory authorized sales, parts and service for Allison Transmission, Kubota industrial Engine, Yanmar Industrial Engine, Odyne Hybrid Systems, John Deere, and Transfluid Industrial & Marine. Great opportunity for the right candidate!

Essential Duties:

  • Maintain a clean and safe work environment and properly handle company tools
  • Perform maintenance/repair type work (i.e. preventive maintenance, pre-delivery inspections, light repairs, component R&R, etc.). on all types of vehicles
  • Perform maintenance of company equipment/vehicles
  • Provide support to other mechanics with maintenance or equipment repairs
  • Disassemble and clean industrial transmissions and powertrain components.
  • Dyno testing of industrial transmissions
  • Other tasks assigned by managers

Compensation and Benefits:

This full-time role is $19.00 – $25.00 per hour, and we offer outstanding benefits including: 401(k) Safe Harbor Match, medical, dental, and life insurance. Employees receive paid time off including vacation, sick days and holidays.

Qualifications – the ideal candidate will possess the following:

  • Ability to effectively communicate with a positive outlook and attitude is a must.
  • High School Diploma or GED equivalent.
  • Combination of at least one (1) to two (2) years of apprentice level verifiable training and experience in automotive or diesel mechanics, which may include high school mechanics courses and/or a regional occupational program.
  • Have a good understanding of basic automotive/heavy duty systems
  • Work well with others.
  • Motivated and willing to learn
  • Ability to move/lift up to 50 lbs.
  • Valid driver’s license with clean driving record
  • Competitive wage based on experience
  • Ability to use standard desktop applications such as Microsoft Office, online parts look-up and ordering software, dealership management software and other internet-based programs.
  • Possess a valid driver’s license and CDL and a clean driving record.
  • Automotive Service Excellence (ASE) Certification, a plus.

Catalyst Powertrain is an equal opportunity employer and prohibits unlawful discrimination based on race, color, religion, gender, sexual orientation, gender identity/expression, national origin/ancestry, age, disability, marital and veteran status. To ensure the safety and security of all employees, the successful candidate will be subject to pre-employment testing for alcohol, drug and/or controlled substances.

These job postings describe the general nature and level of the work being performed by an employee in each position, and are not an exhaustive list of responsibilities, duties and skills required. Furthermore, they do not establish a contract for employment and are subject to change at the discretion of the Company.


  • 401K Safe Harbor Match
  • Dental insurance
  • Employee assistance program
  • Health insurance
  • Life insurance
  • Paid time off
  • Referral program
  • Vision insurance


Monday through Friday

Location: Auburn

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