Yard Trailer Inspector/Technician

US-TX-Laredo
2 weeks ago
Job ID
2017-1791
# of Openings
2
Category
Shop

Overview

Prime, Inc.

 

Prime's enviable reputation within the transportation industry is a culmination of more than forty-five years of dedication to a unique corporate culture which seeks the most qualified professionals and routinely rewards them accordingly. Every Prime associate, driving and non-driving alike, is selected for their outstanding ability to perform well beyond typical expectations.

 

Positive, enterprising and highly-motivated individuals who possess the talent, creativity and drive to excel, routinely succeed once they join the Prime Team. The stated goal of Prime is simply to strive to be the best, not necessarily the biggest. The Prime Team cooperates to exceed customer requirements by providing exceptional customer service.

 

Prime has been built on the simple, yet significant philosophy that providing the best staff with the best equipment, the best support system and the best training ultimately leads to the best customer service. Prime's continued success is a direct result of a corporate culture that instills and inspires each associate to remain committed to reaching the pinnacle of their inherent potential

Responsibilities

  • Makes inspections of units entering and exiting the yard to ensure the mechanical compliance with Department of Transportation (DOT) requirements. 
  • Inspects tires, lights and other exterior components for safe operating conditions.
  • Inspects trailer arriving from Mexico for damage and/or mechanical defects.
  • Ensures the timely and authorized entrance to and departure of equipment.
  • Refuels equipment as required.
  • Applicant must be able to lift and carry up to 60 lbs and push and pull up to 60lbs.  

Qualifications

Knowledge

Industrial experience is a plus.

 

Abilities

Must have a strong work history. Flexible schedule with the ability to work nights and weekends required. Bilingual in English and Spanish preferred.

 

Experience, Education, and Training

High school diploma or general education degree (GED); or one to three months related experience and/or training; or equivalent combination of education and experience.

 

Physical Requirements

This position requires constant standing; frequent walking, head turning, stooping, squatting, reaching and grasping as well as working in the elements. Candidate must be able to lift and carry up to 60lbs and also push and pull up to 60lbs.

 

Working Environment

Both indoor and outdoor working environment with exposure to varying weather conditions and chemical odors.

 

Licensing/Certification

Must have a valid driver’s license with a clean driving record and reliable transportation to and from work.

 

Miscellaneous Requirements

Applicant must be able to pass a physical.

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