Diesel Technician

Murphy Hoffman Company
Job Description:


Murphy-Hoffman Company (MHC) is North America’s largest Kenworth truck dealership group. As MHC continues to grow, we have an opening for a Diesel Service Mechanic. You will be expected to perform heavy-duty mechanical repair under general supervision, receive on the job training in a development program to achieve Diesel Service Journeyman status.


  • You will perform and/or assist in the performance of general mechanical duties

  • You will gain experience by working on the following items with minimal supervision: engine overhaul, fuel systems, electrical systems, transmissions, cooling systems, chassis, brakes, engine tune-up, and general maintenance

  • You will be working on major components with close supervision and trouble shooting minor problems

  • You will be responsible for attending various training sessions and meetings as needed




  • CDL strongly preferred

  • Minimum three years of hands-on diesel experience or graduate of vocational diesel courses

  • A/C, Brake and DOT Annual Inspector Certifications required

  • Necessary tools to perform position responsibilities




  • Industry leading compensation

  • Pay by performance philosophy

  • Medical, Dental, Prescription, and Life Insurance

  • Paid Time Off program

  • 401k and Profit Sharing with Employer Match

  • OEM Continued Education

  • Safety Incentives

  • Extensive Training and Engine Certification

  • Latest Diagnostic Tools and Equipment

  • Internal Promotional Opportunities


About Us


MHC is an expansion of the original company, Ozark Kenworth, Inc. Ozark Kenworth started in Springfield, Missouri, in January 1975. Opening for business without a Parts or Service department and only three employees in a temporary facility. From there, the company grew and expanded.


MHC is now a multi-state network of full-service diesel truck dealerships, leasing and rental operations, transport refrigeration locations, and a finance company which offers a complete array of finance and insurance services.


We believe in cultivating an environment that helps employees realize their full potential – a place where you can grow as a person and a professional.


We are an equal opportunity employer and value diversity at our company. We do not discriminate on the basis of race, religion, color, national origin, gender, sexual orientation, age, marital status, veteran status, or disability status.


Click to call City:Des Moines State:Iowa Zip:50313