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Trailer Technician

Covenant Transport Inc Chattanooga, TN
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Job Description

                                                           

JOB TITLE:

Trailer Technician

REPORTS TO:

Shop Supervisor

flsa status:

Non-Exempt

PREPARED DATE:

09/02/2016

Department:

Shop

Location: 

Chattanooga, TN

 

 

POSITION PURPOSE

  • The primary purpose of this position is to maintain the company-owned fleet of trailers. The incumbent is required to perform all tasks in a safe manner consistent with corporate policies and state and federal laws.

RESPONSIBILITIES

  • Responsible for repairs and required preventative maintenance of trailers.
  • Build, rebuild, and repair all parts of trailer equipment.
  • Inspect, trouble-shoot, diagnose, and perform maintenance on equipment.
  • Change tires, brakes, brake drums and seals when needed
  • Torque wheel lug nuts to 475 ft. pounds
  • All other duties as required.

 

  REQUIREMENTS

 

  • High School Diploma or equivalent.
  • Previous mechanical/ technician experience in the trailer industry.
  • 1-2 years mechanical experience preferred.
  • Must be 18 years or older to apply.

 

  PHYSICAL and MENTAL REQUIREMENTS

 

  • Must be able to lift up to 70lbs.
  • Physical activities include walking, lifting, twisting, turning, climbing a ladder, etc.  
  • Must be able to use hand tools and test equipment.
  • Walk and stand for extended periods of time on various surfaces that may be uneven or slippery (including working outdoors in inclement weather).

 

 

DISCLAIMER:

This job description indicates the general nature and level of work expected of the incumbent.  It is not designed to cover or contain a comprehensive listing of activities, duties or responsibilities required of the incumbent.  The incumbent may be asked to perform other duties as required and the responsibilities of the position may change

Job Details

Date Posted July 25, 2017
Date Closes September 23, 2017
Located In Chattanooga, TN
Job Type Full-time Employee
SOC Category 49-3031.00 Bus and Truck Mechanics and Diesel Engine Specialists
Zipcode 37419

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