We are looking for a Tire/Trailer Technician to join our Maintenance team. The Tire/Trailer will inspect, repair and align all tires and wheels and maintains documentation of same. They will perform daily yard checks and inspects, services and repairs trailers when needed.
High school Diploma or General Education Degree (GED)
Knowledge of and experience with mechanical functions as described above in Essential Duties/Responsibilities
Experience with Alignment Process
Ability to pass pre-employment drug test
No conviction of serious crimes or felonies. However, a conviction is not an automatic disqualification of employment.
Have valid driver's license; prefer CDL.
Certified fork lift operator.
Ability to work independently; initiative; self-starter.
Ability to plan and organize workload; flexibility to handle pressure and work with interruptions and meet deadlines; attention to detail
Ability to handle multiple priorities.
Ability to work flexible hours as needed.
Willingness to learn and accept responsibility.
Basic Computer Skills
Ability to successfully pass drug test and physical; no convictions of felonies or serious crimes.
Knowledge of DOT regulations and documentation requirements.
Familiarity with applicable OSHA regulations (i.e., protective equipment, safety procedures with required tools).
Performs visual, auditory and tactile inspection of tires and wheels on equipment in yard.
Removes and replaces tires and wheels checking all air pressures on all wheels on unit.
Repairs tires and trailers. Documents work and time in TMT maintenance software.
Drives equipment from yard to tire facility and back.
Assures proper tread matches as per Epes Tire Program.
Assures proper fastener torques are on all lug nuts.
Works in all areas of shop.
Maintains documentation in conformance with DOT regulations and FMCSR regulations.
Keeps work area clean and free of safety hazards; handles all job duties according to Company's safety procedures.
Demonstrates support to the Epes Transport System, LLC Quality Management System and its objectives, as applicable.
Other duties as may be assigned.
Epes Transport is dedicated to providing quality transportation services. Our mission is to continuously improve the quality of our service to meet and exceed the needs of our customers. Continuous improvement in quality is the means we will use to ensure reasonable profits and long term growth.
Epes Transport System, LLC is the largest private trucking company in North Carolina.