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Trailer Mechanic- 1 yr EXP Req'd

Company: J.B. Hunt
Location: Cedar Rapids
Posted on: September 17, 2023

Job Description:

Under routine supervision, this position is responsible for performing intermediate level maintenance, service, and repair of J.B. Hunt trailers, containers, chassis and other equipment. Technicians must be able to troubleshoot issues and complete all fleet maintenance processes and ensure that units meet J. B. Hunt specifications at all times. 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:

Come join a team where family comes first and safety matters!

  • $19 - $28/ hour
  • $150 Yearly Boot Allowance
  • 40 hours guaranteed
    Additional benefits:
    • Uniforms
    • 401(k) matching
    • Employee assistance program
    • Vacation, Sick, & Personal time
    • Paid Holidays
    • Paid Parental Leave
    • Medical, Dental and Vision
      Be proud to come to work in a clean professional environment with vast opportunities for growth and advancement!!

      Applicants can be considered for I, II, or Sr. Trailer Technician depending on verified years of experience and position availability.

      Key Responsibilities:
      • Demonstrate foundational knowledge ofpreventativemaintenance, replacement of parts/components, basic repairs as it pertainstotrailer maintenance, air brake systems, and FHWAInspections.
      • Accurately perform basic repairs to company and manufacturer specifications, complete work orders,demonstrateproficiencyin company requirements forstandard repair times (SRT) and warranty guidelines.
      • Alwaysmaintainprofessional communication with JB Hunt personnel and customers.
      • Understand and effectively follow all shop safety procedures.
      • Work independently and seekassistanceasneeded.

        Minimum Qualifications:
        • 18 years of age.
        • 1 year of experience in Semi-Trailer maintenance and repair and/or training, or equivalent combination of education and experience.
        • Willingness to work outdoors, in the elements, or across multiple shifts including nights and/or weekends ifneeded.
        • Basic tools are required to successfully perform this role. These tools must be supplied by the employee in most locations. Employees without their own tools may obtain them through toolbox purchase program.

          Preferred Qualifications:
          • High School Diploma or GED equivalent.
          • DOTcertified inFHWAInspections & Air Brakes.
          • Ability to communicate (written and verbal)effectively.
          • Ability to fulfill physical requirements (lift/move appliance up to 50 pounds).
          • Ability tomultitask.
          • Ability to read documents and/or information inEnglish.
          • Ability to wearappropriate workattire (protective gear/PPE).
          • Ability to work both independently and as part of ateam.
          • Basic active listening skills.
          • Basic computer skills and/or comfortable working with a computer.
          • Basic deductive reasoning skills.
          • Basic organizational skills.
          • Basic time management skills.
          • Basic welding skills (MIG and stick).
          • Self-motivation.

Keywords: J.B. Hunt, Cedar Rapids , Trailer Mechanic- 1 yr EXP Req'd, Other , Cedar Rapids, Iowa

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