Maintenance Technician in Silver Grove, KY at TMC Transportation

Date Posted: 11/6/2018

Job Snapshot

Job Description

TMC Transportation's Maintenance Department supports a fleet of one of the largest employee-owned flatbed carriers in the nation. We pride ourselves on providing maintenance to some the best equipment in the industry. TMC can offer you a fast-paced career where each day brings a new challenge.

TMC Offers:

  • Employee Stock Ownership Plan (ESOP)
  • 401K Plan
  • Health Insurance - medical, dental, vision and prescription coverage
  • Life Insurance
  • Short and Long-Term Disability
  • Paid Vacation
  • Sick Pay
  • Free uniforms and cleaning service

TMC Transportation has an immediate opening for a Class 8 Tractor/Trailer Technician out of Silver Grove, KY. 

PRIMARY FUNCTION:

Will be responsible for completing DOT related tractor and trailer repairs on-site at a TMC customer location in a very fast-paced/safety conscious environment. Majority of the time spent and repairs completed throughout the day will be outside regardless of weather conditions.

DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES include the following:

  • Repair and maintain company tractors or trailers using hand tools, precision measuring instruments, and machine tools.
  • Diagnose, troubleshoot and examine parts for defects and excessive wear.
  • Recondition, repair or replace parts.
  • Perform routine maintenance checks including inspecting brake system, wheel bearings, electrical system, and air systems.
  • Other duties as assigned.

 

Job Requirements

  • Must have a valid Drivers License
  • Basic understanding of Class 8 tractor & flatbed trailer including but not limited to air brakes, suspension, electrical, lighting, tires
  • Must have your own set of tools
  • Must be able to work independently and manage work load
  • Possess sound decision making and communication skills
  • General computer knowledge including system troubleshooting
  • Ability to walk, stand, and bend for prolonged periods of time with the ability to lift up to 100lbs.