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Mechanic (Kearny)

Uncommon Carrier, Inc.

compensation: $30.00 - 65.00 per hour OT after 40 hrs time and a half - based on experience & knowledge
employment type: full-time
job title: Tractor Trailer Mechanic
MECHANIC

Trucking / Warehousing company located in Kearny, NJ looking for a responsible person to help maintain fleet of equipment.

$1,000.00 Sign on Bonus!

Duties/Responsibilities:
• Participate in major and minor mechanical repairs of equipment
• Diagnose maintenance problems
• Replacing suspension parts, brakes, electrical lines, and air lines
• Checking vehicle lighting systems
• Plan, organize and prioritize schedule of workflow. Assure timely completion of work
• Maintain records and reports
• Maintain adequate inventory of parts and supplies used in repairs of equipment
• Adhere to DOT and FMCSA safety compliance, policies and regulations as it pertains to repairs
and maintenance of equipment
• Perform daily / weekly / monthly inspections of equipment
• Maintain cleanliness of the shop
• Must be able to weld & use cutting torch
• Repair holes in containers & trailers
• Change tires on a chassis & trailer
• Scrape & chip all rust off of all equipment and repaint
• Wash chassis & rims twice per year
• Work with tire vendors to ensure no rusty rims in fleet & all tires are good
• Perform & sign off on Annual Federal Inspections (FHWA’s)
• Check computer every morning for VIR’s with defects & address all defects reported
• Sign off on VIR’s once defects are repaired
• Inspect long distance trailers every afternoon
• Check trucks weekly for cleanliness & fluid levels
• Road service calls when needed
• KEEP ALL FLEET EQUIPMENT SAFE TO USE & LOOKING GOOD

Qualifications:
• Valid Driver’s License (CDL Class A license preferred)
• Knowledge of trailer and chassis systems, including brakes, suspension, electrical, and hydraulic systems
• Knowledge of diesel engine components
• Knowledge of DOT, state and federal transportation regulations
• Physically fit an able to lift heavy objects
• Proficiency with maintenance and repair tools
• Attention to detail
• Good organization skills
• Good interpersonal skills

Experience necessary for this full time position, also open to recent graduates from school.

  • Principals only. Recruiters, please don't contact this job poster.

post id: 7764614159

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