Transwest Inc. Trailer Service Technician-Auto Transport in Denver, Colorado
The Auto Transport Technician is responsible for all types of repair on carhauler trucks and trailers. This position requires related work experience inareas including building or repairing heavy duty trucks and trailers,hydraulics, and MIG welding.We offer a full benefits package including medical, dental, life,disability insurance, 401(K), HSA match, FSA, paid time off and anemployee car discount program for eligible employees. ESSENTIAL DUTIES andRESPOPerform work as outlined in repair order.Fabricate parts.Install components such as PTOs, pumps, motors and cylinders.Repair and/or replace suspension components as needed.Test operation of completed unit.Trouble shoot and repair customer units in the service shop and in the fieldwhen necessary.Diagnose and repair ABS and lighting issues.Remove, replace and repair upper/lower rails.Perform DOT inspections on equipment.Maintain cleanliness of work area.Install and test hydraulic systems.Other duties as assigned by the manager.WORK ENVIRONMENT and PHYSICAL ABILITIES:Required to perform work inside and outside, in all-weather situations, atthe shop division location.Requires frequent sitting, standing, balancing, bending or stooping forprolonged periods of time.Manual dexterity, fine manipulation and the ability to reach with hands andarms and lift up to 80 lbs.Must be able to operate simple to complex and heavy-duty machinery.Normal range of hearing and vision. REQUIRED EDUCATION, EXPERIENCE,KNOWLEDGE and SKILLS:High school diploma or equivalent.Valid Driver's License and MVR in good standing and ability to obtain a CDLwithin 90 days of employment.Candidate must possess a complete set of hand tools with rollaway toolbox.3 years recent mechanic experience is required.Experience working with hydraulic systems and electrical systems onagricultural or heavy equipment.Aluminum MIG and TIG welding experience a plus!Familiarity with automotive electronics and 110-volt systems.Excellent verbal and communication skills.Ability to perform heavy component installations.Motivated to work independently.Ability to successfully complete a General Abilities Assessment and passpost-offer background check, physical and drug screening.JOB DETAILS:Type: Hourly (Flat-rate)Compensation Range: $15.00 to $36.00/hrBonus Eligibility: NoReports To: Service ManagerShift: 8:00am to 5:00pm, M-FClosing Date: Open until filled.Date Posted: 12-31-2020All qualified applications will receive consideration for employment withoutregard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, genderidentity, national origin, disability, or status as a protected veteran.Transwest is an equal opportunity employer. We do not discriminate againstapplicants or employees on the basis of age, race, sex, color,religion, veteran status, genetic information, national origin,disability or any other status protected by state or local law. It isTranswest's intention that all qualified applicants are given equalopportunity and that selection decisions be based on job-related factors.