Job Title:

Trailer Technician

Job Division:
TransTechs - Trailer Technician
Posting #:

Job Summary:

Trailer Technician


LAUNCH TransTechs is seeking a Trailer Technicians to perform basic routine preventative maintenance on tractors and trailers in Shippensburg, PA.


Shift: Wed – Sat 2:30PM – 1AM 

Pay: $18.35 – $20.40 per hour depending on experience, plus a shift differential



Job Duties & Responsibilities:

  • Diagnosing and repairing most transmission, engine, electrical, suspension, driveline, HVAC, brakes and air systems.
  • Repair/Replace bolt on body parts such as hoods and cab extenders.
  • Perform DOT inspections as outlined and accurately complete DOT forms and all other forms of documentation in a timely fashion.
  • Perform open seat inspections to prepare tractor for next driver.
  • Perform 90-day lease operator inspections.
  • Capable of using all diagnostic equipment and resources.
  • Drive trucks in and out of the shop before and after repairs.
  • Clean and maintain work area on a daily basis.
  • Perform basic or minor repairs and inspections on brakes, tires, wiring etc.
  • Perform basic and routine preventative maintenance on tractors and trailers.
  • Check vehicle fluids; transmission, oil, windshield wiper, antifreeze, etc.
  • Any other duties to support operations.

Qualifications and Requirements:

  • Minimum of 2 years of tractor experience required.
  • The equivalent of a High school diploma or GED.
  • Must provide own hand tools.
  • Must have a valid Driver’s License with a clean driving background.
  • Must be able to move equipment in and out of the shop.   
  • Must pass 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.