PCC’s 10th Annual Diesel Days.

Friday, May 4th 2018
9 a.m. to 2 p.m.

17705 NW Springville Rd, Portland, OR 97229
Rock Creek Campus, Building 2, Room 117

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Attendees are asked to register by contacting Russ Dunnington, diesel service mechanics instructor, at 503-614-7488 or sending an e-mail to rdunning@pcc.edu. Transportation may be provided for schools bringing large groups.

Do you like to work with your hands while working in a technology driven field? If so, becoming a Diesel Technician could be a lucrative career decision. Skilled blue collar jobs are in extremely high demand across the United States. While the American economy has shifted to services, we still are one of the world’s leading manufacturing and resource-extracting nations, and there are simply not enough people doing these jobs.

Join McCoy Freightliner and 400 people at Portland Community College’s (PCC) 10th Annual Diesel Days and learn more about this unique career. the event will include hands on activities, talks and demonstrations designed to acquaint high school students, and those interested in the diesel industry and PCC’s Diesel Technology Program.

Information will be shared about trouble shooting of hydraulic systems, air conditioning and electrical components, anti-locking braking systems and diesel engine diagnostics. Presentations will be given by local diesel employers including McCoy Freightliner. We will also be bringing in some brand new 2019 Freightliner’s to check out!

More Information on being a Diesel Technician

PERSONAL TRAITS TO EXCEL

Mechanical aptitude, hard working, strong work ethic, desire to work with your hands, problem solving skills, logic based thinking, and strong communication skills make the best traits for a career as a Diesel Technician.

PAY RANGE

Entry Level $35K-40K Annually with benefits.
Journeyman $60K-94K Annually with benefits.

GENEROUS BENEFITS

Paid Vacation, Holiday Pay, Health, Dental & Vision, Life and Disability Insurance, Flexible Spending Plan and a great 401(k).

IN DEPTH TRAINING PROGRAM

Our shop exceeds Daimler and Freightliner’s
requirements for technician training and our staff of service advisors have over 50 years of combined service advisory experience. As a result, we have the tools to help train you to excel in a career as a Diesel Technician.

OTHER CAREER OPPORTUNITIES IN THE DIESEL INDUSTRY

Drivers, Parts Sales, New & Used Truck Sales, Warehouse, and more!

Current list of jobs at McCoy Freightliner.