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Trailer Mechanic

Company: Waste Connections
Location: Centralia
Posted on: June 8, 2021

Job Description:

Job Title

Trailer Mechanic

Primary Location

Centralia, Washington

Employee Type


Job Description

We have an immediate position open a Full Time Trailer and Diesel Mechanic to work on our fleet of garbage trucks and trailers. Mechanics interested in secure, steady employment are encouraged to apply.

Shift will be from Monday through Friday from 5am to 1:30pm. Wages start at $25/HR DOE.

Responsibilities Include:

  • Service and Repair Fleet of 100 Trailers.
  • Performs repairs and assigned preventive maintenance services and repairs
  • Completes required paperwork utilizing fleet maintenance software program associated with repairing vehicles, documenting parts usage, and accounting for repair times.
  • Test drive trucks after services and repairs
  • Ability to effectively communicate and understand service schedule and/or repairs
  • Perform some welding
  • Available to help mechanic with repairs as needed
  • General shop cleaning responsibilities
  • Equipment safety checks
  • Maintain and track service inventory
  • Communicate with drivers for issues in morning and afternoon
  • Reviews, completes or assigns repairs identified on Driver Vehicle Inspection Reports
  • Maintains a clean, safe work area in compliance with corporate and OSHA standards.

Qualified candidate must have:

  • 2+ years' experience in heavy truck equipment maintenance and repair
  • Basic tool set, tool box and proper personal safety equipment as required
  • Basic computer skills and ability to learn test diagnostic laptop and software
  • Class B CDL or ability to obtain within 90 days of start of position
  • Welding experience a plus
  • Minimum of a High School diploma or GED

To be considered for any of our current openings you must complete an application at www.wasteconnections.com . Application information and additional instructions can be found once you select your position of interest.

We offer excellent benefits including: medical, dental, vision, flexible spending account, long term & short term disability, life insurance, 401K retirement and unlimited opportunities to "Connect with Your Future".

Waste Connections is an Affirmative Action/Equal Opportunity Employer (Minority/Female/Disabled/Veteran)

Keywords: Waste Connections, Tacoma , Trailer Mechanic, Other , Centralia, Washington

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