J.B. Hunt Transport Mobile Trailer Mechanic Technician in Columbus, Ohio
Mobile Trailer Mechanic Technician
United States of America
Under close supervision, this position is responsible for performing basic services of our tractors, trailers, chassis, containers, and power equipment at a customer site or rail yard using a mobile service truck. This position has the possibility to work outdoors, in the elements, or across multiple shifts including nights and/or weekends in addition to overtime; it requires full-time attendance.
*$1500 Sign On Bonus for Qualified Candidates*
With guidance, perform basic preventive maintenance tasks to include, but not limited to, tire replacements/flat repairs, brake adjustments/services/replacements, electrical diagnostics, basic structural repairs on trailer chassis, sub-frames, etc.
Perform annual AA Trailer and FHWA Brake Inspections under supervision of a certified technician asrequired
Patch holes in trailer/container side panels and roofs ensuring all holes are sealed and water-tight
Understand and demonstrate the basic use of a cutting torch and welding equipment; perform minor repairs on chassis, frames, brackets, etc.
Properly document damage to company equipment to allow subrogation of repaircosts
Accurately complete work orders and other written materials according to established procedures
Operate assigned service truck in a professional manner and according to company requirements; keep unit clean and wellstocked
Follow all safety requirements while at a customer or railyard
High School Diploma or GED equivalent
Commercial Driver’s License
Up to 1 year of experience in Semi-Trailer maintenance and repair and/or training, or equivalent combination of education and experience
Ability to communicate (written and verbal)effectively
Ability to fulfill physical requirements (lift/move appliance up to 50 pounds)
Ability to read documents and/or information inEnglish
Ability to wear appropriate work attire (protective gear/PPE)
Ability to work both independently and as part of ateam
Basic active listening skills
Basic computer skills
Basic deductive reasoning skills
Basic organizational skills
Basic problem-solving skills
Basic time management skills
Self-motivation *$1500 Sign On Bonus for Qualified Candidates*
GED, High School
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Job Opening ID:
00395796 Mobile Trailer Mechanic Technician (Open)
“This job description has been designed to indicate the general nature and level of work performed by employees within this classification. It is not designed to contain or be interpreted as a comprehensive inventory of all duties, responsibilities and qualifications required of employees assigned to this job.
To perform this job successfully, an individual must be able to perform each essential duty satisfactorily. The requirements are representative of the knowledge, skill, and/or ability required. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.”
J.B. Hunt Transport, Inc. affirms its belief in equal employment opportunity for all employees and applicants for employment in all terms and conditions of employment. J.B. Hunt is committed to both the spirit and the letter of affirmative action law and continues its good-faith efforts to comply with all applicable government laws and regulations. The company is committed to basing employment decisions on the principles of equal employment opportunity. J.B. Hunt will recruit, hire, compensate, offer benefits to, upgrade, train, layoff, terminate, and/or promote individuals without discrimination in regards to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, age, sexual orientation, gender identity, status as a qualified individual with a disability, status as a protected veteran, or other bases by applicable law.
J.B. Hunt Transport, Inc. offers reasonable accommodation in the employment process for individuals with disabilities. If you need assistance in the application process due to a disability, you may request accommodation at any time by calling 1-800-777-4968.