Werner Enterprises, Inc. was founded in 1956 and is a premier transportation and logistics company, with coverage throughout North America, Asia, Europe, South America, Africa and Australia. Werner maintains its global headquarters in Omaha, Nebraska and maintains offices in the United States, Canada, Mexico, China and Australia. Werner is among the five largest truckload carriers in the United States, with a diversified portfolio of transportation services that includes dedicated; medium-to-long-haul, regional and local van; expedited; temperature-controlled; and flatbed services. Werners Logisticsportfolio includes freight management, truck brokerage, intermodal, and international services. International services are provided through Werners domestic and global subsidiary companies and include ocean, air and ground transportation; freight forwarding; and customs brokerage.
Our Trailer Mechanics maintain and repair all equipment to meet minimum standards set forth by the Department of Transportation. The technician must meet the standards of Werner Enterprises and its subsidiaries.
Remove and replace brakes, brake drums, hubs, seals, bearings, races, and associated parts.
Troubleshoot and repair electrical systems and lighting systems and associated parts.
Repair or replace chassis components such as, springs, spring hangers, equalizers, complete slider assemblies, axles, sub frames and its associated parts, air bags and air system components.
Repair or replace ICCs, ICC braces, mud flap brackets, dolly leg assemblies, and any other associated part by means of welding or cutting with oxy-acetylene torch.
Repair or replace flooring, rub rails, doors and door trim, and minor repairs to roofs, panels, nose panels, lower and upper rails, and all associated parts.
Service and maintain refrigerated units, such as, changing oil, filters minor engine components, and any associated parts.
Clean own personal area during and at the end of each shift.
Assist in performing any task outside those not listed in primary job functions.
Timely and regular attendance according to the scheduled shift as determined by
KNOWLEDGE, SKILLS, AND ABILITIES
The requirements listed below are representative of the knowledge, skill, and/or ability required.Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform theessential functions.
Comprehensive knowledge of all systems pertaining to tractor/trailer operations. Preferred
Knowledge and use of hand tools from simple wrenches to pneumatic tools.
Ability to use a MIG welder, Plasma cutter and oxy-acetylene torch. Preferred
Ability to lift in excess of 75 lbs.
EDUCATION AND EXPERIENCE
Less than high school.
Minimum 3 months mechanical experience. Preferred
Werner Enterprises provides equal employment opportunities to allemployees and applicants for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, age, disability, marital status, genetic information or veteran status or other status protected by law. We encourage applicants of all ages as we do not discriminate on the basis of an applicant's age.
For further questions, please call Linda@ 678-398-6045.