Trailer Mechanic Job – As a Trailer Mechanic you will be required to perform tasks involving physical labor at our manufacturing plant and will be required to operate a variety of hand and power tools. Responsibilities will include the assembly of products using bolts, screws, clips, soldering tools, and assorted fasteners. The Final Assembly will be responsible for the efficient production of products according to established procedures, following all safety protocols and workplace policies.
Trailer Mechanic Job
Assemble heavy duty trailers
Inspect heavy duty trailers for detect faults and malfunctions
Test equipment for proper performance
Air & ABS braking systems
Electrical, Axles, Wheels and Tires
Inspection of trailers for CVIP’s and new PDI’s
Trailer Chassis and frame
Suspension, including some welding
Completing written work orders and associated paperwork in an accurate and timely manner
Develop and maintain a regular cleaning schedule to ensure the shop is kept tidy and well organized upon completion of work assignments
Ensure racking is kept in an order that work orders are easily accessible
Attend toolbox meeting prior to shift
Attributes and Skills
Ability to operate required equipment in a safe and responsible manner.
Ability to read schematics, blueprints, and other technical diagrams.
Critical eye for identifying defects.
Proactive in ensuring job knowledge is current.
Knowledge of appropriate materials, methods, and the tools required in various assembly processes.
Strong working mechanical knowledge of machines and tools, including their designs, uses, repair, and maintenance.
Able to work autonomously and uses good decision-making practices.
Organizational, planning and time management skills.