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General Shop Mechanic in Cincinnati, OH at TRUCKPRO

Date Posted: 10/22/2018

Job Snapshot

Job Description

SUMMARY: This position will be responsible for repairing medium-heavy duty trucks and all models of trailers. The General Shop Mechanic will be responsible for maintaining inventories or supplies and preparing or recording financial or other information charts or accounts. 


PRIMARY DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES:
  • Repair brakes, perform suspension work (replace springs,u-bolts, radius rods, equalizers, etc.), and replace air valves
  • Replace brake chambers, trouble shoot, replace or repair air system
  • Perform basic welding
  • Shorten or stretch frames
  • Mount fifth wheels
  • Install hydraulic kits; rebuild or repair engines
  • Prepare list of required replacement parts
  • Submit work orders for invoicing
  • Clean work area as required and maintain equipment
  • Perform other tasks as assigned


EDUCATION:
  • High School Diploma or equivalent


EXPERIENCE:
  • One to two years related work experience is required


SKILLS & ABILITIES:
  • Mechanical ability
  • Ability to operate air or hydraulic jack, press, hoist, forklift, hand tools, impact wrench, grinder, etc
  • Ability to read and interpret documents such as safety rules, operating and maintenance instructions, and procedure manuals
  • Ability to lift in excess of 50 lbs