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Semi Trailer Mechanic

Boston Trailer LLC
West Bridgewater, MA
  • Expired: over a month ago. Applications are no longer accepted.
Job Description

Boston Trailer, the hub for road and storage trailers, is looking to hire an experienced semi-trailer mechanic out of our West Bridgewater facility for 1st shift.

A $1,500 sign on bonus is currently being offered for qualified candidates.

Semi Trailer Mechanics are responsible for performing preventative maintenance (PM’s), FHWA’s, and general repairs on trailers that meet company and DOT standards. Mechanics must complete work in a timely, safe and productive manner, they must also be able to provide diagnostics and troubleshooting advice to company management and customers.

Job Responsibilities

·Diagnose and repair semi-trailers, liftgates, and refrigerated trailers including preventative maintenance, inspections, repairs to air and hydraulic brakes, tires, suspension (air and spring), electrical and structural.

·Identify, diagnose and repair trailer related issues.

·Diagnose & repair trailer components such as doors, floors, roofs, side panels & lights.

·Perform preventative maintenance (PM’s) on trailer equipment including routine repairs and completing repair orders.

·Perform basic or routine welding tasks.

·Exhibit and maintain positive working relationships with co-workers & management team.

·Contribute to goals of the shop and the company.

·Utilize available resources (i.e. parts manuals, suppliers, computers) and other resources to assist in repairs and securing needed parts.

·Ensure proper documentation is complete, correct, and submitted on time.

·Abide by all company policies and safety rules, assist in maintaining a clean, safe work environment.

· Be a positive role model for co-workers and customers.

NOTE: This job description should not be construed to imply that these requirements are the exclusive standards for the position. Employees may be required by their immediate supervisor or management team to follow other instructions and/or duties for the company.

Physical Requirements

The work required for the trailer mechanic position is considered heavy physical work that can require the following levels of physical exertion: 100 pounds of force occasionally, 50 pounds of force frequently, and up to 20 pounds of force constantly to move objects. Must possess strength, stamina and mobility to perform physical work both indoors and outdoors, in all weather conditions including but not limited to cold, heat, rain and snow.

Potential candidate must be able to:

·Walk, lift, reach, stoop, grasp, balance, climb, kneel, & crouch for extended periods of time.

·Operate machines, motor vehicles, hand tools, and job specific equipment.

·Demonstrate the ability to hear and accurately interpret mechanical, technical information in a repair shop environment.

· Perform all work safely in a fast paced environment.

Basic Employment Standards

·Possess a current and valid drivers license.

·1st Shift availability Monday through Friday - 8 hour shifts

·Exhibit sound judgement and ability to make logical decisions for the business.

·Have good time management skills, be able to prioritize and multi task while maintaining positive performance results.

·Complete tasks accurately and effectively with a sense of urgency while adhering to safe work procedures.

·Ability to maintain composure and react professionally in high stress situations.

·Must be self motivated and be able to work independently.

·Demonstrate diagnostic and troubleshooting ability relating to trailer repairs.

· Possess basic tools to perform required duties.


$1,500 Sign On Bonus

Boot allowance

Overtime opportunities

Top pay will be offered to qualified candidates.
Health, Dental, Vision, long and short-term disability insurance, etc.

Boston Trailer will provide a 30% Match up to $3,000 on the 1st $10,000 you contribute to the 401K.

Interested applicants should reply to this ad with a resume along with contact info so we can call you!

Boston Trailer LLC


635 Manley St

West Bridgewater, MA



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