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Trailer Mechanic

Primary Location 1821 SOUTH 19TH ST, HARRISBURG, Pennsylvania - United States of America , 17104 Job ID R24011819

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Job Description:

railer Mechanic will perform preventative maintenance on UPS Transportation Trailers and Converter Dollies.  Will properly diagnose and perform necessary repairs to non-power equipment, including air brake systems and electrical systems.  

Ideal candidate will possess the following:

  • Current documented trailer mechanic experience

  • Experience using diagnostic equipment, scan tools and personal computer

  • Possess a full complement of personal hand tools

Responsibilities & Duties:

  • Meet D.O.T requirements

  • Bend, stoop, squat, kneel, crouch, crawl, climb ladders and stairs, stand, walk, and turn/pivot frequently throughout the duration of the workday

  • Report to work on a regular and timely basis and complete the scheduled workday on a consistent basis

  • Ability to work varying shifts, additional hours and/or overtime depending on service needs

  • Sitting required infrequently throughout the duration of the workday

  • Lift, lower, push, pull, leverage and manipulate equipment and/or packages weighing up to 70 pounds

  • Assist in moving packages or equipment up to 150 pounds

  • Simple hand grasping, power hand grasping, fine hand manipulation, reaching from foot level to above shoulder level as necessary to complete assigned tasks

  • Operate standard/manual transmission

  • Operate power, pneumatic tools

  • Required to wear personal protective equipment

  • Work in an environment with variable temperatures and humidity (climatic conditions), exposure to cleaning materials, petroleum products, dust, dirt, and noise, outside inclement weather

  • Have a sufficient ability to communicate, through sight, hearing, and/or otherwise, to perform assigned tasks and maintain proper job safety conditions

Our compensation reflects the cost of labor across several US geographic markets. The starting pay for this position is $36.73 per hour. For union-represented postings, wage rates and ranges and benefit offerings are governed by applicable collective bargaining agreement provisions.

Hired applicants are eligible for weekly pay, extensive training, 401(K), defined-benefit pension plan, medical-dental and vision after waiting and or probation period, $0 healthcare premium, paid vacation, paid sick and family and medical leave time as required by law, paid holidays, discounted employee stock purchase program.

Employee Type:

Permanent

UPS is committed to providing a workplace free of discrimination, harassment, and retaliation.

Other Criteria:

UPS is an equal opportunity employer. UPS does not discriminate on the basis of race/color/religion/sex/nationalorigin/veteran/disability/age/sexual orientation/gender identity or any other characteristic protected by law.

Basic Qualifications:

Must be a U.S. Citizen or National of the U.S., an alien lawfully admitted for permanent residence, or an alien authorized to work in the U.S. for this employer.