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J.B. Hunt Transport Tire Technician in Dallas, Texas

Job Title:

Tire Technician

Department:

Maintenance

Country:

United States of America

State/Province:

Texas

City:

Dallas

Full/Part Time:

Full time

Job Summary:

Under general supervision, this position is responsible for installing tires on tractors and trailers as well as mounting and dismounting tires. Assists with management of tire inventory including ensuring inventory is up to date, tires are well stocked, drive sets are made and the trailer rack is full. 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.

Job Description:

Key Responsibilities:

  • Install tires on tractors and trailers using company guidelines.

  • Mount and dismount tires on rims using proper safety procedures.

  • Organize and maintain daily tire inventory; keep tire inventory up to date and well stocked.

  • Maintain a clean and organized work area and keep tire machines and supplied tools organized and free of defects.

  • Inspect and mark tires for serviceability or warranty.

  • Perform tire yard checks on equipment.

  • Load bad tires into trailer for removal.

  • Keep sets of tires on hand and maintain trailer rack.

  • Perform other duties as required or assigned.

  • Observe all Company safety requirements.

Qualifications:

Minimum Qualifications:

  • High School Diploma or GED equivalent; ability to work outdoors, in the elements, or across multiple shifts including nights and/or weekends if needed.

Preferred Qualifications:

  • High School Diploma or GED equivalent and 6-12 months related experience and/or training; or equivalent combination of experience and education.

  • Ability to work both independently and as part of a team (no direct supervision)

  • Ability tomultitask

  • Ability to exercisediscretion

  • Basic deductive reasoning skills

  • Experience working in a fast-pacedenvironment

  • Proficient active listening skills

  • Proficient organizational skills

  • Proficient time management skills

  • Self-motivation

  • Ability to fulfill physical requirements of the jobincluding:lifting above 50 lbs.., bending, stooping, pushing, andpulling

  • Ability to wear appropriate work attire (protective gear/PPE)

  • Ability to make time-sensitive decisions.

Education:

GED (Required), High School (Required)

Work Experience:

Maintenance, Safety, Transportation/Logistics

Certifications:

Job Opening ID:

00400396 Tire 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.”

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Headquartered in Northwest Arkansas, J.B. Hunt is a dominate force in transportation and logistics industry, offering exciting career opportunities both at corporate and at field locations across the country. There are a variety of job types that support our business, so no matter your passion, J.B. Hunt is the place to jumpstart your career.

Why J.B. Hunt?

J.B. Hunt is a leading transportation and logistics company for one simple reason – our people. The career possibilities and benefits of working at J.B. Hunt are endless. From competitive salary and benefits packages, to defined career paths and growth opportunities, we take care of our people and take great pride in our efforts to build and sustain an inclusive workplace for all employees.

What are we looking for?

J.B. Hunt welcomes high-energy, forward-thinking people of all backgrounds and experience levels to join our team. We offer full-time, entry level, professional and management opportunities across all departments. Whether you are fresh out of school or bring years of industry experience, a role at J.B. Hunt could take your career to the next level.

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.

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