Job Title:

Refuse Technician

Job Division:
TransTechs - Refuse Technician
Posting #:

Job Summary:

Refuse Technician 


Pay: $16 per hour, depending on experience

Shift: 1PM-10 PM M-F


Job Duties and Responsibilities:

  • Perform preventive maintenance and scheduled maintenance repairs in compliance with DOT and Safety policies.
  • Utilize Driver Vehicle Inspection Reports (DVIR’s) to diagnose electrical, hydraulic, suspension, brake and air systems on vehicles
  • Run vehicle diagnostics to interpret failure modes to initiate or assign repairs
  • Performs service calls for emergency breakdowns
  • Complete required paperwork for tracking repairs on vehicles, documenting parts usage, and accounting for repair times
  • Maintains a clean, safe work area in compliance with company/OSHA Standards
  • Performs all work in accordance with established safety procedures
  • Perform other duties as required to support operations

Qualifications and Requirements:

  • 2+ years of experience in automotive/truck, light or heavy equipment maintenance and repair OR completion of an accredited vocational technical school program
  • High school diploma or GED equivalent
  • Working knowledge of fuel, ignition, cooling, mechanical, hydraulic, electrical and air brake systems
  • Knowledge of safety procedures and practices
  • Must have a valid Driver’s License
  • Ability to obtain Commercial Driver’s License (CDL)
  • Ability to obtain Air Brake Inspector Certification
  • Must have own tools
  • Must have steel toe boots
  • Must pass a pre-employment drug screen and background check.

All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, disability, or veteran status.