New Penn Motor Express Trailer Mechanic in Dunmore, Pennsylvania

Job Purpose Statement

When you’re looking for excellence, look no further than New Penn. This position is for a Trailer Mechanic in our Scranton/Dunmore, PA shop. As an employee for New Penn you will see that the company was built on safety, service, and quality.

The Primary Purpose and Essential Functions: To perform thorough inspections and related repairs on the New Penn Trailer Fleet as directed by the location manager.

Essential Duties and Responsibilities:* *

  • Perform Preventative Maintenance Inspections to comply with DOT regulations.

  • Performs proper diagnosis and repairs of the trailer fleet.

  • Performs trailer damage repairs.

  • Completes all necessary documentation / work orders in computer system.

  • Properly charges out parts and materials used.

  • Responsible for moving equipment in/out of the shop and around the yard.

  • Maintains a clean and safe work area.

  • Maintain a positive work atmosphere by acting and communicating in a manner which facilitates the success of business operations in order to meet company demands and expectations.

  • Performs additional duties as assigned by leadership.

Required Education and Experience:* *

  • High School Diploma GED or graduation/certificate from trade/technical school.

  • Valid Driver’s License - CDL Class A or B preferred.

  • Basic computer skills.

  • Supply own mechanic hand tools for trailer repairs.

  • Flexible in working various shifts, hours, days of the week.

  • Safely walk & stand for extended periods of time on various surfaces that may be uneven or slippery (including working outdoors in inclement weather).

  • Lift objects of various shapes, sizes and weights (up to 50 lbs. frequently and greater than 75 lbs. occasionally).

  • Previous or current ASE certifications preferred, but not required.

  • Safely reach (including above your head), bend, climb, push, pull, twist, squat & kneel as necessary to perform the mechanic job duties.

  • Basic welding and fabrication skills (Oxy/Acetylene, MIG, and ARC).

Title: Trailer Mechanic

Location: PA-Dunmore

Requisition ID: 18021P