Truck Technician - Automotive Technician

Satellite Industries Plymouth , MN 55447

Posted 2 months ago

Truck Construction/Repair: Install chassis mounted tank and pumping equipment for use in the liquid waste Industry. Most common uses for the trucks are portable toilet services, septic service, waste oil collection, and grease collection.

Essential Duties and Responsibilities:

  • Installation of chassis mounted tank onto existing truck beds

  • Utilize various equipment to attach vacuum tank and other parts to the truck chassis.

  • Connect water delivery using varied electric motor driven system, typically a 12V electric motor.

  • Install all legal lighting and bumpers to truck.

  • Install PTO - Power Take Off

  • Perform repairs on existing trucks for current and future customers.

  • Performs other duties as required.

Supervisory Responsibilities:

No formal supervisory role.

Education and Experience Requirements:

  • General knowledge of 12-volt electrical systems and wiring installation

  • Ability to read wiring diagrams and blue prints

  • Ability to use measuring devices like a tape measure, levels and micrometer,

  • Ability to use power tools like, drills, saws, air tools, etc.

  • Light welding, cutting & metal fabrication.

  • General mechanical knowledge

  • Ability to safely operate lifting equipment like hoists and lift trucks

  • Ability to read installation manuals for a variety of truck equipment and install them as per instructions.

  • PTO installation skills are a plus.

  • Hydraulic experience is a plus.

  • A Good work ethic and an eagerness to learn are a must.

Required Skills:

  • A strong team player

  • Excellent verbal and interpersonal communication skills.

  • Detail oriented.

  • Customer/Client Focus.

  • Ethical Conduct

  • Time Management

  • Project Management

  • Personal Effectiveness/Credibility

  • Excellent problem solving and organization skills

  • Demonstrated ability to work with a team.

  • Flexibility

Physical/Mental Demands:

  • Wears personnel protective equipment as required

  • Demonstrated ability to perform rigorous activities including walking, standing, stooping, squatting, bending, twisting, kneeling, reaching, sitting, lifting, grasping, pushing, pulling, manual dexterity, etc.

  • Ability to lift a minimum of 50 pounds.

  • Good fine motor skills, coordination, range of motion and grip strength

  • Ability to work in all climate conditions.

  • Ability to be exposed to loud noise levels.

  • Ability to operate hand and power tools

  • Ability to work in an environment containing dirt, grease, and dust.

  • Ability to work safely around heavy machinery and heavy equipment.

  • Ability to hold air impact tools up to 30lb.

Other Duties

Please note this job description is not designed to cover or contain a comprehensive listing of activities, duties or responsibilities that are required of the employee for this job. Duties, responsibilities and activities may change at any time with or without notice.

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