Trailer Mechanic- Fullerton

$15.00 - $17.00 hourly
  • RPM Transportation
  • Fullerton, CA, USA
  • Jul 16, 2020
Full time Installation-Maint-Repair Technician Maintenance

Job Description

Trailer Mechanic needed (Fullerton) Come join our fantastic team! RPM Transportation is a solid, quality and fast growing diversified transportation company with 9 locations and looking to expand. We have provided customers with quality service for over 30 years and continue to do so today. We are currently seeking an experienced Trailer Mechanic for our Corporate located in Fullerton. Salary range for this position is $15.00- $17.00 depending on experience. This position is responsible for the efficient, accurate, careful, timely, and professional maintenance and repairs to all equipment, such as trucks, trailers, forklift, building maintenance, etc., to keep the Company in compliance of DOT, CHP, OSHA, other federal/state agencies, and Company laws, procedures and documentation to maintain safe operations and eliminate liabilities and/or fines. Requirements QUALIFICATIONS: 1. Must have a minimum of 1-year recent experience as a Trailer Mechanic. 2. Must have a valid drivers' license, with a good DMV history. If the license becomes suspended or revoked, the Mechanic must notify the Terminal Manager immediately. 3. The Mechanic must have solid knowledge on the safe handling and operation of tractors, trailers, containers, pallet jacks, lift gates, forklifts, power tools, chemicals, etc. Must have safety in mind at all times to protect self and others at all times; 4. Excellent, respectful behavior to represent our Company in a professional manner. This includes wearing clean and pressed uniforms that are in good shape when provided by the Company; 5. Must be able to work safely and comply with all federal, state safety rules and regulations, as well as the Codes of Safe Practices set forth by the Company at all times. Must be able to wear any and all required Personal Protective Equipment as necessary; 6. Must read, write, and speak English in an understandable manner and be able to communicate effectively will all levels of staff. ESSENTIAL FUNCTIONS OF THE JOB: 1. Minimum lifting ability requirements are 100 lbs. Job will require occasional bending, stooping, kneeling, reaching, pushing, pulling, and lifting; 2. Responsible for maintenance and repairs of all company equipment, such as trucks, trailers, forklifts, etc. Also performs building maintenance repairs as needed. Works on special projects as instructed; 3. Orders parts and picks them up if vendor does not deliver them. Installs the parts once received. Makes a list of all parts used; 4. Will drive to locations to repair trucks that have broken down and to pick up parts when necessary - must have a valid drivers license at all times; 5. Records hours worked of each unit; 6. Will be on-call, and must be available to work irregular hours; 7. Schedules Preventive Maintenance (PM) services, BIT inspections, and performs maintenance to units every 90 days or after 10,000 miles, whichever comes first; 8. Assists and works with CHP officers when they perform their inspections; 9. Interacts and communicates with the Safety Department on various issues as instructed; 10. Will use a cellular telephone or two-way radio; 11. Must be able to comply with all safety rules at all times as required by OSHA, DOT, CHP, federal and state agencies, and Company rules and regulations; 12. Will fill out and process various types of paperwork as instructed, and as required; 13. Must follow all safety procedures at all times, without exception. Uses Personal Protective Equipment (PPE) as necessary, such as safety glasses, welding helmet, gloves, dust mask, etc. The company offers a competitive benefits package which includes, Medical, Dental, Vision, Prescription Drugs, Life Insurance, 401(k), Holiday pay, Vacation pay and sick pay. RPM is an equal opportunity employer who requires a drug and tobacco free workplace. Employment sponsorships are not available for this position. For consideration, please submit your resume, salary history and requirements in response to this ad. Note: Submittal of your resume does not constitute an application of employment





Jason Bailey


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