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Trailer Mechanic

Job Description

This role is responsible for maintaining equipment operation by completing inspections and preventative maintenance requirements; correcting deficiencies; making adjustments, refrigerated trailer repairs and refurbishing, electrical, body work, fabrications, brakes, suspensions, some welding and a variety of other maintenance and repair work. Ready to get started? Contact us today.

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Employment Type

Full-Time

Experience Requirements

  • 1 – 3 years of experience working in the transportation industry as a Trailer Mechanic (preferred)

Education Requirements

  • High School Diploma or Equivalent

Essential Duties and Responsibilities

Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform these essential functions.

  • Ability to read and understand diagnostic equipment and codes
  • Determine trailer condition by conducting inspections and diagnostic tests; identify worn and damaged parts
  • Keep equipment available for use by completing preventative maintenance schedules; installing component and part upgrades; controlling corrosion, completing winterization procedures.
  • Maintain trailer appearance
  • Maintain accurate repair and service records
  • Keep shop equipment operating by following operating instructions and troubleshoot breakdowns; maintain supplies; perform preventative maintenance; call for repairs
  • Contain costs by using warranty, evaluating service and parts options
  • Keep supplies ready by inventorying stock, placing orders, verifying receipt
  • Update job knowledge by participating in educational opportunities; reading technical and regulation publications
  • Enhance maintenance department and organization reputation by accepting ownership for accomplishing new and different requests, exploring opportunities to add value to job accomplishments

Benefits

  • 401(k)
  • 401(k) matching
  • Dental insurance
  • Employee assistance program
  • Health insurance
  • Life insurance
  • Paid time off
  • Vision insurance

Qualifications

  • Must be service oriented, influential and adaptable to change
  • Must possess an amiable personality with the communication skills necessary to interface with internal customers daily
  • Must be a self-starter and have the ability to work with minimal supervision
  • Reliably commute or planning to relocate before starting work (required)

Wage Type

Hourly

Hourly Wage

to $25.00

Location

Midwest Carriers
2001 Hyland Avenue
Kaukauna, WI 54130

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Trailer Mechanic

This role is responsible for maintaining equipment operation by completing inspections and preventative maintenance requirements; correcting deficiencies; making adjustments, refrigerated trailer repairs and refurbishing, electrical, body work, fabrications, brakes, suspensions, some welding and a variety of other maintenance and repair work. Ready to get started? Contact us today.

Email Your Resume