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Entry Level Heavy Trailer Mechanic

Kelly Services

Shreveport, LA 71133
Kelly Services
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**Job Description**

Excellent opportunity for Entry Level Heavy Trailer Mechanic in Shreveport, LA. Work for one of the the largest transport refrigeration dealers of Carrier Transicold, a world leader in Truck, Trailer and rail refrigeration systems. Also the nation-s largest full service Hyundai Translead trailer dealer. 18 facilities throughout the Southwest, including Texas, Arkansas, Louisiana and Oklahoma.

Entry Level Trailer Mechanic Duties will include:

Perform repair and maintenance of heavy equipment in a safe manner in compliance with all local, state, and federal regulations and company policies.

Service equipment per company maintenance schedules and/or from equipment daily inspection reports.

Diagnose and troubleshoot mechanical issues and make necessary repairs, adjustments or replacements.

Perform emergency repairs on breakdowns.

Inspect, lubricate, and service equipment.

Check, fill, and/or change appropriate fluids and check/change filters.

Inspect, diagnose, and repair equipment support systems, such as electrical, hydraulic, suspension, air, and brake systems.

Identify and perform repairs and adjustments to various components and operating systems on the truck or related components.

Ensure all safety devices on equipment are in good working order.

Perform routine welding repairs to equipment.

Maintain accurate repair orders, parts usage, and repair.

Perform routine housekeeping duties related to materials, tools, shop, and work areas to maintain a clean and safe work area in compliance with company and OSHA standards.

Professional interaction with internal and external customers.

Other duties as assigned.


1-3 years of experience in heavy trailer repair

Valid driver-s license with a safe driving record Class A CDL preferred

Must be able to be -on-call- for after-hours service, but will be on M-F 8-5 schedule to start

Must have own tools

Ability to lift up to 60 pounds

Ability to stand, walk, bend, crouch, stoop, reach, stretch, step, climb, and / or sit frequently throughout the duration of the day

Ability to work independently with minimal supervision

Attention to detail and highly organized

We offer a comprehensive benefits programs, including, but not limited to: Medical, Dental, Vision, 401(K) - Retirement / Savings plan with company matching, Life Insurance, LTD, STD, PTO plans and uniforms.

Must pass pre-employment physical

**Why Kelly** **** **?**

At Kelly
Services , we work with the best. Our clients include 95 of the Fortune
100 companies, and more than 70,000 hiring managers rely on Kelly annually to access
the best talent to drive their business forward. If you only make one career connection today, connect
with Kelly.

**AboutKelly Services** ****

As a workforce advocate for over 70 years, we are proud to directly employ nearly 500,000 people
around the world and have a role in connecting thousands more with work through our global network of
talent suppliers and partners. Revenue in 2017 was $5.4 billion. Visit and connect with us on Facebook, LinkedIn and Twitter .

Kelly Services is an equal opportunity employer including, but not limited to, Minorities, Females,
Individuals with Disabilities, Protected Veterans, Sexual Orientation, Gender Identity and is
committed to employing a diverse workforce. Equal Employment Opportunity
is The Law.
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