Brown Distributing Company, Inc.

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Diesel Mechanic

Diesel Mechanic

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Brown Distributing Company is a leading beverage distributor throughout the states of Virginia and Florida. Since 1919, Brown Distributing has grown into a beverage distribution business with combined sales of over 11 million cases annually and serving in excess of 8,000 retailers with over 500 employees. 


Brown Distributing offers their employees competitive compensation, complete benefit package, including medical, dental, vision, company paid life insurance, company paid short term disability, long term disability, and 401K employer match.


We are seeking a career-minded Diesel Mechanic to join the Richmond, VA Operations Team!


This position is responsible for troubleshooting, diagnosing, rebuilding, replacing and completion all required repairs on diesel equipment (i.e., tractors, trailers, lift gates, etc.). Applicants with experience in forklift and/or reefer unit repairs would be responsible for those applicable repairs.  



Monday - Friday; 50 hours per week



Commensurate with experience



  • Troubleshoot, diagnose, rebuild, replace and complete all required repairs on diesel equipment (i.e., tractors, trailers, reefers, lift gates, etc.)
  • Communicate issues to management
  • Perform preventative maintenance
  • Complete documentation of all repair orders
  • Handle road service calls; and transport equipment as needed
  • Maintain a clean and safe work environment and maintain compliance with workplace safety rules and government guidelines
  • Perform facility construction related projects as assigned


  • Minimum 1 year Diesel Mechanic experience required
  • Must have in-depth knowledge of various maintenance fundamentals sufficient to deal with service and repairs
  • Must be physically able to perform basic maintenance tasks including climbing ladders, working in confined spaces, and lifting heavy objects weighing up to 50 lbs.
  • Must be a team player and have excellent communication, analytical, and problem-solving skills
  • Ability to read and understand technical and service manuals
  • Valid VA driver's license

All final applicants will be required to comply and pass all drug, background, and driving checks


Brown Distributing is proud to be an Affirmative Action and Equal Opportunity Employer