Trailer Job Description

Trailer Job Description

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Trailer provides preventative maintenance and repairs on all Walmart equipment e.g., tractors, trailers, road trucks, shop equipment (air compressors, forklifts, wash bay) service vehicles, etc.

Trailer Duties & Responsibilities

To write an effective trailer job description, begin by listing detailed duties, responsibilities and expectations. We have included trailer job description templates that you can modify and use.

Sample responsibilities for this position include:

Assists agents, BCO's and third parties via inbound and outbound telephone calls and email
Coordinates the timely repositioning of trailing equipment
Researches historical data related to company equipment, BCO's and agents
Provide new or existing BCO's and customer locations with company controlled equipment
Recover nonproductive company controlled equipment
Facilitate the turn-in of company controlled equipment from cancelled BCO's
Provide payment to contractors for services within department policy
Washes the interior and exterior of all equipments
Fuels and Lubricates equipment as required
Performs minor repairs in vehicle maintenance facility as needed

Trailer Qualifications

Qualifications for a job description may include education, certification, and experience.

Licensing or Certifications for Trailer

List any licenses or certifications required by the position: ASE, A.S.E

Education for Trailer

Typically a job would require a certain level of education.

Employers hiring for the trailer job most commonly would prefer for their future employee to have a relevant degree such as High School and Bachelor's Degree in Education, General Education, Associates, Technical, Automotive, Computer, Industrial, Business, Engineering, Math

Skills for Trailer

Desired skills for trailer include:

Inclement weather
Heavy traffic
Mountainous terrain
Tight loading dock areas
Commercial driving skills in maneuvering at various speeds in difficult locations
Driving
Preventative maintenance
Replacement of parts/components
Air brake systems
General trailer repair

Desired experience for trailer includes:

The best candidate will own all or most of his/her own tools
Must have Journeyman certification under the Ontario College of Trades
MUST have a good work record with two positive professional references
MUST have a minimum of 3 years previous manufacturing (assembly work / not warehouse) and/or mechanical experience
Driver's License and ability to operate equipment
Ability to pass an MVR report

Trailer Examples

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Trailer Job Description

Job Description Example
Our growing company is hiring for a trailer. To join our growing team, please review the list of responsibilities and qualifications.
Responsibilities for trailer
  • Answer inbound in a timely and professional manner
  • Perform follow up calls to ensure repairs have been completed
  • Serve as a maintenance advisor to BCO’s utilizing company controlled trailing equipment
  • Independently locate and authorize qualified repair facilities to perform repairs for company controlled equipment
  • Research parts distribution network for parts availability
  • Evaluate and document estimates received from vendors over $1000
  • Educate and counsel vendors who have failed to follow Trailer Maintenance procedures
  • Process a Purchase Order for each repair authorized
  • Provide Purchase Order #s to vendors for previously authorized work
  • Research and identify trailing equipment which needs to be inspected and ensure an inspection is completed and documented
Qualifications for trailer
  • Must have ability to write and communicate effectively in English
  • Must pass a RIAH (hair sample) drug screen and a background check
  • Operate shuttle to move trailers from building to building or staging area
  • Upkeep and cleanliness of truck
  • Work safely and efficiently while maintaining excellent quality
  • Complete daily inspection check-off sheet and trailer inspections
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Trailer Job Description

Job Description Example
Our growing company is hiring for a trailer. Thank you in advance for taking a look at the list of responsibilities and qualifications. We look forward to reviewing your resume.
Responsibilities for trailer
  • Work with Safety Department on accidents involving company trailers
  • Keeping work areas clean at all times
  • Stack bags according to specific dealer's order
  • Document code dates for each of these products or groups of products
  • Properly load and stack orders onto trailers
  • Commitment to Safety and Service Excellence
  • Perform minor accident damage repairs
  • Perform electrical and air diagnostics and repairs
  • Perform PM Maintenance on trailers
  • Preform PM's on both tractor and trailers, as well and general repairs
Qualifications for trailer
  • Perform daily maintenance checks of shuttle truck and report any malfunctions to the Shift Supervisor
  • One (1) year previous experience moving/backing large trailers required
  • Fork Lift Safety Certification Training/License required
  • Must be able to work any shift and/or change shifts on short notice and be available to work overtime and weekends as needed
  • High School Diploma GED or graduation/certificate from trade/technical school
  • Valid Driver’s License - CDL Class A or B preferred
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Trailer Job Description

Job Description Example
Our innovative and growing company is hiring for a trailer. If you are looking for an exciting place to work, please take a look at the list of qualifications below.
Responsibilities for trailer
  • Demonstrate advanced knowledge of preventative maintenance, replacement of parts/components, complex repairs as it pertains to trailer maintenance, air brake systems, and FHWA Inspection
  • Tire changes and wheel stud replacements
  • Repair/replace lights
  • Brake jobs
  • Cab and interior problems
  • Provide assistance to higher level techs on standard technical and diagnostic repairs
  • Research and review issues that arise
  • Prepare needed documentation
  • Using minimal discretion to problem solve
  • Ask questions when unsure
Qualifications for trailer
  • Receive instructions via radio and perform trailer shuttling to accommodate logistical needs
  • Position "out-bound" and "in-bound" trailers
  • Perform daily maintenance checks of shuttle-truck and reporting malfunctions to the garage
  • Perform trailer tire inspections
  • Perform other warehouse duties
  • Maintain product quality, safety and legality
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Trailer Job Description

Job Description Example
Our company is searching for experienced candidates for the position of trailer. If you are looking for an exciting place to work, please take a look at the list of qualifications below.
Responsibilities for trailer
  • Demonstrate foundational knowledge of preventative maintenance, replacement of parts/components, and basic repairs as it pertains trailer maintenance, air brake systems, and FHWA Inspections
  • Prepare any needed correspondence
  • Work with 3rd parties as needed
  • Respond to all inquiries timely
  • Responsible for promoting a Safety First culture
  • Monitor and analyze all activity associated with tracking devices installed on company controlled assets
  • Identify and resolve non-functioning tracking devices in a timely manner
  • Utilize existing reporting on activity and costs associated with tracking devices to identify areas for improvement
  • Be the primary liaison to 3rd party tracking device vendors
  • Responsible for receipt, validation, and processing payments for tracking device invoices
Qualifications for trailer
  • Ability to respond to a short notice call-in and adjusting your schedule as needed
  • Two (2) years experience with operating trailers
  • Ability to effectively deal with problems or seek help as necessary
  • Previous warehouse distribution experience
  • CDL- Class A required, 1-2 years experience
  • Operators License and ability to operate equipment
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Trailer Job Description

Job Description Example
Our company is growing rapidly and is looking to fill the role of trailer. We appreciate you taking the time to review the list of qualifications and to apply for the position. If you don’t fill all of the qualifications, you may still be considered depending on your level of experience.
Responsibilities for trailer
  • Basic knowledge and understanding of existing and newly developed tracking technology
  • Participate in projects and departmental initiatives as needed
  • Assists agents, BCO’s and third parties via inbound and outbound telephone calls and email in a timely and professional manner Builds and fosters excellent working relationships with BCO’s, agents and third parties
  • Coordinates the timely repositioning of trailing equipment to maximize utilization of company controlled equipment in a cost efficient manner
  • Facilitate the turn-in of company controlled equipment from cancelled BCO's Provide payment to contractors for services within department policy
  • Proactively identify and facilitate operational solutions to prevent potential problems Maintains current knowledge of Landstar and Trailer Utilization Department policies and procedures
  • Must perform duties to the standards of the job description and comply with the company's policies, practices, and procedures
  • Stacking bags according to specific dealer's order
  • Properly load and stack orders onto trailer
  • Identify, diagnose and resolve trailer related issues
Qualifications for trailer
  • Repetitive bending, lifting
  • 1+ years of mechanical experience with on the job training or Diploma in vehicle maintenance from vocational or trade school
  • May require ASE certifications
  • Microsoft Office and Internet knowledge
  • Excellent communication, decision making and organizational skills, required
  • Proficient knowledge of Word and Excel, required

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