Responsible for inspecting, repairing, and maintaining all equipment used by the Company in the transportation of and handling of freight in a safe, efficient, timely, cost-effective, and practical manner. This equipment includes, but is not limited to, single and tandem axle diesel over-the-road and city tractors, diesel city straight trucks, propane and diesel powered industrial forklifts, over-the-road and city trailers of various makes and configurations, Company vehicles and pick-up trucks, and various types of converter gear. Associates in this position are entry level employees working as an apprentice.
Ability to work independently and without constant supervision. Ability to read, write, communicate, and comprehend the English language in order to perform the various aspects of the job.
Ability to communicate tactfully and diplomatically with internal and external customers. Ability to pass the requirements of a Company administered physical examination, including drug screen. Commercial Driver's License (CDL) candidates must meet Department of Transportation (DOT) qualifications.
Must have a satisfactory work history, including good attendance. Basic math skills to include addition, subtraction, multiplication, and division. Ability to maintain and supply own hand tools needed to perform the essential duties of the job. Must be available to work all shifts.
A High School Diploma or GED is required A valid Driver's License is required
Southeastern Freight Lines