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Shop Foreman/Diesel Mechanic

Northwest Carriers, Inc Tacoma ,WA
  • Posted: over a month ago
  • $20 to $30 Hourly
  • Full-Time
  • Benefits: 401k, dental, medical, vision
Job Description

 We have an opening for a professional maintenance person to manager our shop and service our heavy haul fleet of tractors, container chassis', and refrigerated trailers. This position provides a competitive wage with full benefit package that includes: vacation, medical, dental, vision, and retirement plan.

The successful candidate will have a mechanical aptitude with hands on maintenance experience in the trucking or heavy equipment industry as well as managerial experience in a shop environment. Routine tasks include troubleshooting electrical, hydraulic, braking, and mechanical power transmission systems. Periodic lubrication, tire/wheel maintenance, and some welding and fabrication tasks are an integral part of the job. Familiarization with computers and a valid CDL are pluses. Knowledge of Cummins Insite program preferred.

We operate well maintained late model, heavy haul equipment. We are looking for a person who has at least 5 years’ experience and is interested in growing his mechanical skills.

Our maintenance is done Monday thru Sunday more emphasis on Friday thru Sunday as more equipment is onsite during the weekend. Occasionally we have a need for on-call support as well. If you qualify please call 888-748-5898 or 509-488-2438 for more information or email your resume.

Company Description
Northwest Carriers, Inc. is a regional carrier providing heavy haul transportation service, primarily container drayage, in the Pacific Northwest. We are committed to providing outstanding customer service at a fair price. We understand each customer is unique and we strive to meet your individual needs – because at Northwest Carriers, Inc., we know our reputation rides on every load hauled.

Northwest Carriers, Inc. operates 75 four-axle tractors that are licensed for 102,000 lbs. GVW. We operate in Washington, Oregon, Idaho & Montana. Our core business consists of export/import container hauling, temperature-controlled hauling and freight brokerage. Our office and drivers are well trained and committed to meeting your needs.

Northwest Carriers, Inc. was formed in May of 2005 by Ron & Patty Craft. Mr. Craft is a former U.S. Marine, a graduate of Iowa State University, and has over 25 years of experience in the transportation industry. He has the work ethic, knowledge and commitment to ensure the success of Northwest Carriers, Inc. as well as guarantee you will receive the best service possible.

Northwest Carriers, Inc

Why Work Here?

Top of the line equipment, great benefits, ask about our hiring bonus!

Northwest Carriers, Inc. is a regional carrier providing heavy haul transportation service, primarily container drayage, in the Pacific Northwest. We are committed to providing outstanding customer service at a fair price. We understand each customer is unique and we strive to meet your individual needs – because at Northwest Carriers, Inc., we know our reputation rides on every load hauled. Northwest Carriers, Inc. operates 75 four-axle tractors that are licensed for 102,000 lbs. GVW. We operate in Washington, Oregon, Idaho & Montana. Our core business consists of export/import container hauling, temperature-controlled hauling and freight brokerage. Our office and drivers are well trained and committed to meeting your needs. Northwest Carriers, Inc. was formed in May of 2005 by Ron & Patty Craft. Mr. Craft is a former U.S. Marine, a graduate of Iowa State University, and has over 25 years of experience in the transportation industry. He has the work ethic, knowledge and commitment to ensure the success of Northwest Carriers, Inc. as well as guarantee you will receive the best service possible.

Address

1662 Lincoln Ave Loop Tacoma
Tacoma, WA
USA

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