Company: Great Western Trailer
Location: Salt Lake City
Posted on: September 17, 2023
Are you someone who likes to work with their hands? Tired of
doing the same tasks each day without the ability to advance? Wish
you worked at a place that offered training? Great Western Trailer
(GWT) is seeking people like you to join our Service Team as a
Technician! Our Service Team is a leader in providing skilled
trailer service and maintenance including specialty trailers. On
the job training can provide Technicians a wide range of skills.
With operations in Fontana, CA; Albuquerque, NM; Phoenix, AZ;
Grants Pass, OR; Dallas, TX; Houston, TX; Dearborn, MI; Salt Lake
City, UT; Oklahoma City, OK; and Tulsa, OK were sure to be close to
you! We are seeking candidates who are: Good learners; Willing to
take instruction, ask questions, and self-study to master skills.
Team players; Reliable people who can work on a team, respecting
others. Technicians can expect any of the following
responsibilities: Inspect and perform maintenance/repairs to
Department of Transportation regulations, and Industry Standards.
Assess and repair wreck damage on all components of the trailer.
Aluminum and Steel welding and fabrication. Inspects/repairs air
brake systems and components, hydraulic systems and components,
couplers, tanks, valves, shoes, drums, pads and rotors; services,
adjusts and/or replaces components where necessary. Inspects low
voltage wiring couplers, harnesses, lights, batteries, and charging
systems; services adjusts and/or replaces components where
necessary. Inspects/repairs Suspension and wheel end components,
body and chassis, side-walls, caps, doors, retainers, fasteners,
floors and plates for damage or defect; performs metal fabrication
and wood carpentry tasks to repair/replace; performs sheet metal
work to finish; Inspects, operates, lubricates and repairs lift
gate, minor mechanical, electrical, and hydraulic assemblies.
Installs add on components and accessories like dunnage racks,
toolboxes, ramp kits, nosecones, wenches and more. Qualifications:
5 years as a Journeyman Trailer technician preferred, but we will
train the right candidates. Technical degree and ASME
certifications highly desired. Must provide own set of tools. Valid
Drivers License. Be a part of our team! Great Western Trailer (GWT)
is a dynamic trailer sale, leasing, and rental company in
significant growth mode. Weve been in business since 1997 adding 6
new locations since 2017. We strive to take care of our team
members and offer a comprehensive benefits package to include
Medical, Dental, Vision, Life, 401K, Supplemental Benefits,
HSA/FSA/HRA accounts, Employee Discounts, Vacation, Sick and
Holiday pay. Physical Demand: The physical demands described here
are representative of those that must be met by an employee to
successfully perform the essential functions of this job.
Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with
disabilities to perform the essential functions. While performing
the duties of this job, the associate is frequently required to
stand, walk, reach with hands and arms, and stoop, kneel, crouch or
crawl. The employee regularly is required to sit. The employee is
frequently required to talk or hear; use hands to finger, handle or
feel; and to reach with hands and arms. The employee must
occasionally lift and/or move up to 50 pounds. Specific vision
abilities required by this job include close vision, distance
vision, color vision, and ability to adjust focus. Must operate
equipment such as phone, computer, forklift, yard truck, hand
tools, power tools, welding equipment and refrigerated trailers.
Work Environment: While performing the duties of this job, the
associate is regularly exposed to working near moving mechanical
parts, working in high places. The noise level in the work
environment is usually moderate too loud. The employee may work in
a shop, yard or out of a mobile service vehicle. Salary: DOE
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