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Trailer Technician

  • Mckinney Trailer Rentals
  • Henderson, CO, USA
  • May 23, 2020

Job Description

Job Description



The Trailer Mechanic is responsible for performing preventative maintenance procedures and minor repairs on semi-truck trailers with little or no supervision. Such procedures/repairs include Federal Highway Inspections, light welding, brake repair, electrical system repair, minor body repairs, and tire & wheel repair.



  • Meets daily with Service Manager and other operations personnel to discuss filling upcoming orders and demands for equipment.

  • Uses repair orders to record all work performed and submits a list of equipment numbers completed each day.

  • Ensures compliance with all federal, state, and local government and company standards for reliability and safety.

  • Oversees shipping/receiving responsibilities, including inspecting, storing, and retrieving inventory.

  • Drives and spots equipment in yard.

  • Reports all costs of equipment added to fleet.

  • Responsible for the repair and maintenance of class 8 trailers.

  • Logs hours spent on repairs.

  • Fabricates and welds, custom designs and installs interiors into trailers.

  • Works in a safe manner.

  • Other duties may be assigned.



A High School diploma or general education degree (GED); or two years verifiable equipment maintenance related experience and/or training; or an equivalent combination of education and experience in equipment maintenance and repair.



  • Strong work ethic and a desire to succeed.

  • Excellent communication skills, both oral and written.

  • Attention to detail and highly organized.

  • One to two years welding experience including fabrication of metal parts and assemblies.

  • 1 Plus years of experience performing FHWA Inspection.

  • 1 Plus years of experience Troubleshooting and repairing ABS.

  • 1 Plus years of experience Troubleshooting, repairing and replacing brake components.



A valid driver’s license issued in state of employment.


The candidate must be able to pass a pre-employment background check and drug test.

Mckinney Trailer Rentals is an Equal Opportunity Employer

Company Description

About Us Mckinney Trailer Rentals, headquartered in Brea, California, has been a leading provider of equipment rentals and leases in the Western United States, Colorado and Texas for over 30 years. In the past decade, Mckinney has had a 400% increase in fleet size and branch locations. Mckinney is a family-owned company whose focus is on prompt, quality service from long term employees. With fourteen locations and a workforce of over 245 dedicated employees, the company offers an impressive benefits package and innovative employee perks such as an annual clothing allowance. Our commitment to our customers and dedicated employees is what differentiates Mckinney from any of its competitors.