Careers in Palmerston, ON

CDP Diesel & Auto is the best place for diesel repair in Palmerston, ON. We’re also an independent, family-owned shop offering good opportunities for those wanting to join the auto repair industry.

At CDP Diesel & Auto, we expect the best from our auto technicians and other staff members. We want our employees to keep up with education, new technology and their certifications. 

We believe that if we keep our employees happy, they’ll keep our customers happy. That’s why we do our best to provide the best working environment. So, if you’re ready to join the industry and want to help customers with their vehicle problems, join our team.


Benefits Our Employees Enjoy

Our employees enjoy various benefits and perks, including:

No-weekend work

Four-day work week (we’re off on Fridays)

Brand new three-bay shop

State-of-the-art OEM diagnostic equipment

Mitchell, Identifix, factory direct service info

Two weeks of PTO after the first 3 or 5 years

Pay our wholesale cost on parts for personal use

Paid training

Open Positions

We are currently hiring for the following positions:

Diesel Specialist

Our diesel specialists diagnose, repair and maintain our customers’ diesel-powered vehicles. Responsibilities include:

  • Diagnosing diesel engines and identifying mechanical and electrical malfunctions
  • Conducting maintenance and inspections to locate upcoming issues
  • Compliance with industry and safety regulations
  • Perform complex repairs on diesel-powered vehicles and some gas-powered vehicles
  • Using diagnostic equipment
  • Troubleshoot and resolve technical issues
  • Ensure timely completion of repairs and maintenance
  • Meeting or exceeding customer expectations
  • Keeping accurate records, including parts used and labour hours
  • Remain up-to-date with certifications and new technology
  • Interact professionally with customers
  • Explain repairs to customers, including showing the customers photos of their vehicles
  • Problem-solving skills
  • Ability to work in a team or independently
  • Ability to lift heavy objects, including parts and tools

You can be an apprentice or have your 310s or 310t license. You must also have a valid driver’s license and at least three years of diesel experience.

As a customer service agent, you are often the go-to person who ensures customers have a seamless experience when bringing their vehicles in for maintenance and repair. Additional responsibilities may include:

  • Greet customers in a warm and professional manner
  • Listen to customer inquiries and needs
  • Provide helpful information to the customer
  • Schedule appointments for vehicle maintenance and repair
  • Work with the service team to ensure you give the customer the correct information for the completion of repairs
  • Keep customers informed of the status of their vehicle repairs
  • Provide cost estimates for parts and labour
  • Upsell additional services and repairs
  • Address customer complaints
  • Maintain detailed records of customer appointments, service history, and other interactions
  • Process customer payments
  • Keep up with trends in the automotive industry
  • Filing, data entry, and inventory management
  • Contribute to keeping the office and shop clean

You must have a valid and clean driver’s license, experience in customer service, communication skills, a basic knowledge of vehicles, vehicle repair and maintenance, and problem-solving skills.

You should also have computer skills, the ability to understand our customers’ needs, handle a fast-paced environment, and excellent time-management skills. You will be required to take a NAPA Management / Office course that we pay for.


Be on the Look Out for New Positions

Not finding the position fit for you? We occasionally have additional positions open, so keep checking back this page. 

You can deposit your resume below or contact us at (519) 418-3344

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