Overview

Job Description:

Trailer, Chassis & Container Mechanic

McCalla and Bessemer Area openings

8:00pm- 6:00am shift

IMMEDIATE OPENINGS

Bessemer and McCalla Area employer is seeking an experienced Trailer, Chassis & Container Mechanic who will be responsible for performing maintenance and repairs on trailers, chassis and containers in a safe, timely, and cost-effective manner.

Responsibilities:

Troubleshoot repairs
Repairing damage to chassis, trailers and containers
Welding - repairing small holes in containers
Basic electrical work - replacing lights & wiring
Landing gear repair
Minor frame repairs
Conduct certified FHWA inspections
Ensure that all parts and labor are accurately on repair order
Maintain a clean and safe work environment that complies with OSHA Standards
Provide services such as equipment operations as needed for other business units
Other duties as assigned

POSITION SUMMARY
The Trailer & Container Mechanic is responsible for performing maintenance and repairs on our chassis and
containers a safe, timely and cost-effective manner.

 

Reasonable Accommodations Statement
To accomplish this job successfully, an individual must be able to perform, with or without reasonable accommodation, each essential function satisfactorily. Reasonable accommodations may be made to help
enable qualified individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.

 

Salary Type:
  • Wage
  • Salary/Wage:

    $18.00 Per Hour

    Job Availability:
  • Accepting Applications
  • Education: n/a

    Experience:

    Air Brake Qualified – preferred
    Welding Experience - preferred

    • 2 plus years of experience in related equipment maintenance and repair
    • Safety Awareness - Ability to identify and correct conditions that affect employee safety.
    • Communication, Oral - Ability to communicate effectively with others using the spoken word.
    • Motivation - Ability to inspire oneself and others to reach a goal and/or perform to the best of their ability.
    Required Certifications/Licensing/Education/Training:

    High School Diploma
    2 plus years of experience in related equipment maintenance and repair
    Valid Driver’s License
    Pre-employment physical and drug screen – required
    Able to work in varying weather conditions

    Job Requirements:

    **Qualified Applicants must be 19 years of age or older, have HSD or GED, and must pass background screening and drug testing.**

    • Ability to wear Personal Protective Equipment (PPE) - Hard Hat, PPE Vest, Safety Glasses and Steel Toed Boots
    • Able to work in varying weather conditions

    Manages Others: No

    Requires Travel: No

    Requires Valid Driver's License: Yes

    Requires References: Yes

    Criminal Background Check: Yes

    Drug Screening: Yes

    Must be at least 19 years of age: Yes

    About Darrell Walker Workforce

    Darrell Walker Workforce is an Employment Agency offering job placement, temp staffing, and career opportunities in the Birmingham, AL metro and north Alabama. Integrity, professionalism, and quality service are integral components in our relationships with both job-seekers and employers.

    Equal Opportunity Employer

    We are an EEO Employer. Except where permitted by law, employment practices will not be influenced or affected by an applicant’s or employee’s race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, national origin, age, disability or any other characteristic protected by law.