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Trailer Technician III

2020-18676

  • Posted 2 weeks ago
  • Springfield, Ohio
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Trailer Technician 

 

Shift: Mon – Fri 1PM – 9:30PM


          

Pay: $23.56 – $26.19 per hour

 

LAUNCH TransTechs is seeking a Trailer Technician in Springfield, OH to test, service, and repair tractors and related mechanical components.

 

Summary

Performs basic preventative maintenance and repairs on trailers.

 

Duties & Responsibilities

    • Perform basic and routine preventative maintenance on tractors and trailers as outlined in USX PM guidelines.
    • Perform basic or minor repairs and inspections on brakes, tires, wiring etc.
    • Check vehicle fluids (e.g. transmission, oil, windshield wiper, antifreeze, etc.).
    • Change vehicle tires.
    • Grease mechanical parts.
    • Maintain a high productivity level and complete most jobs within or close to SRT times.
    • Perform other duties as assigned.

 

Qualifications

Education

    • High school diploma or equivalent required.
    • Technical Diploma from an accredited Diesel Technology Program preferred.

Experience

    • Minimum of 4 year of trailer maintenance experience
    • A Technical Diploma from an accredited Diesel Technology Program may substitute for 1 year of the required experience.
    • Experience in the transportation industry preferred.
    • Computer experience preferred.

Skills/Certifications

    • Valid driver’s license required.
    • Ability to read and write.
    • Must provide own tools that are adequate to perform job functions.
    • D.O.T and Brake certification required to perform PM’s and brake work.
    • OEM Online certifications preferred.

 

Physical Requirements: while performing the duties of this job the employee is regularly required to talk or hear; frequently stands, walks, uses hands to finger, handle or feel; and reaches with hands and arms.

 

Ability to stand for long periods of time supporting full body weight

  • Ability to walk 1000 feet minimum and change positions frequently
  • Ability to frequently move shoulders with full range of motion in all six planes of movement
  • Ability to reach heights over 72” frequently; ability to crouch to height of 18” frequently
  • Ability to reach and stretch across the midline with full cervical range of motion and bilateral range of motion
  • Ability to use hand tools constantly for extended periods of time
  • Ability to stoop to 30” minimum and kneel to 18” minimum
  • Ability to frequently climb 51’ with one 24” step and pull full body weight.
  • Ability to frequently climb stairs 24” without a hand hold rail.
  • Ability to pull self up ladder with 4×17”steps with upper body pull.
  • Ability to constantly go in/out of truck on 51” and one 24” step pulling full body weight.
  • Ability to frequently go up and down ramp.
  • Must be able to perform all physical requirements with reasonable accommodation.

 

Work Environment: this job operates in a well-lit and well-ventilated repair shop environment.