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Job Title:

Heavy Tractor & Trailer Mechanic

Job Post ID:

18424

Posted Until:

12/13/2018

Salary:

DOE

Location:

Channahon

Hours:

1st Shift

WorkType:

Full Time

Industry

Transportation, Warehousing & Logistics

Job Description:

General Purpose:

Inspect, repair, and perform routine maintenance on all terminal shop equipment, such as truck-tractors, semi-cargo tank trailers, and related shop equipment in a safe, timely, cost-effective and practical manner.Maintain complete, timely, and accurate records on all maintenance performed.

Essential Functions:

Walk, bend, reach, lie, stand, push, pull, stoop, squat, grasp, and lift up to 100 pounds to accomplish the following work:
Diagnose any mechanical, electrical, or other breakdown or failure of a motor vehicle or related equipment.
Troubleshoot and perform failure analysis of the component parts and systems on the truck-tractor, or the component parts and systems of a cargo tank semi-trailer.
Inspect, repair, and perform routine maintenance on Company vehicle fleet, including component parts.
Make proper use of both power and hand tools to repair or replace defective components of Company fleet and other equipment.
When applicable, use welding skills and knowledge of metals to complete vehicle repairs.
Safely operate tractor-trailer unit within terminal premises, and drive equipment safely over roadways to either test drive or deliver to outside shop for repairs.
Prepare and maintain maintenance records in accordance with Company policies, and state and federal regulations.
Ability to write, read and speak the English language for the following purposes:
Make entries on reports and record entries on maintenance records to ensure compliance with regulations.
Read reports, technical manuals, and other documents to keep abreast of changes in Company fleet, including all component parts.
Converse with co-workers and properly communicate with others.
Work shifts that consist of days or nights and/or weekends as specified by Shop Foreman or Terminal Manager.
Provide a safe work environment for co-workers at all times.
Assure that the cargo tank entry procedures are followed at all times.
Perform other duties as required or designated by supervisor.

Job Requirements:


Five years of heavy truck maintenance experience preferred.
Must be physically capable of performing tasks.
Must be dependable.
Must have own hand tools.
Must pass a PFT (Pulmonary Function Test) in order to wear a respirator if required.
Read, speak, and comprehend English

Benefits:

Among the many advantages of working at Groendyke Transport are the employee benefits. Our people enjoy one of the best benefit packages in the industry. Groendyke Transport will provide you with excellent pay rates and comprehensive benefits.

Additional benefits available Include:

Vacation
Paid Holidays
Medical, Dental and Vision
Life and Short-term Disability Insurance
401(k) plan

Application Instructions:

Please click on the link below to submit application.
https://intelliapp.driverapponline.com/c/groendyke?r=jobs4people

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