Fleet Services Trailer Mechanic

    • Riverside, CA

Department: RALDC Maintenance
Position Type:Employee
Position Reports To: Supervisor
Position Supervises: N/A
Pay Level:
FLSA Status: Non-Exempt

Position Summary:
Perform a wide variety of repairs, maintenance, installations, replacements, preventative maintenance and diagnostic tasks for various makes and models of semi-trailers in an efficient, timely, accurate, professional and safe manner in accordance with all Company polices DOT, OSHA and other governmental standards and regulations. Demonstrate the company's core values of respect, honesty, integrity, diversity, inclusion and safety.


Essential Job Functions:

  • Repair or rebuild all or part of equipment to include foundation brakes, air systems, ABS, suspensions, sliders, landing gear, roll up doors, electrical, lights, interior and exterior body repairs.
  • Access any area of the equipment to perform necessary maintenance (including: inspect and perform work in, on or under parts of trailers).
  • Ability to achieve objectives under a tight daily schedule.
  • Perform safety inspections of equipment and prepare safety documentation
  • Complete computer based work orders with accurate repair descriptions of the work performed and insure parts used are charged to the work order.
  • Basic welding skills such as Oxy/Acetylene, ARC
  • Follow Ralph's policy and procedures in making all repairs.
  • Apply knowledge and work in accordance with DOT, Environmental Protection Agency (EPA), Interstate Authority, Occupational Safety and Health Administration (OSHA) and other rules and regulations as required
  • Access any area of the equipment to perform necessary maintenance (including: inspect and perform work in, on or under parts of trailers).
  • Responsible for shop cleanliness, safety and compliance.
  • Apply knowledge and work in accordance with DOT, Environmental Protection Agency (EPA), Interstate Authority, Occupational Safety and Health Administration (OSHA) and other rules and regulations as required.
  • Maintain knowledge and proficiency on equipment and technologies that enhance Ralph's productivity.
  • Participate in company and/or vendor training programs
  • Must be able to perform the essential functions of this position with or without accommodation.
Minimum Position Qualifications:
  • Available to work a variety of shifts, including days, evenings, nights and weekends
  • Prompt daily attendance at assigned work location.
  • 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).
  • Safely walk, reach (including above your head), bend, climb, push, pull, twist, squat & kneel as necessary to perform the job duties.
  • Ability to communicate effectively with diverse population.
  • Must supply own mechanic tools though ¾" drive required for trailer repairs.
  • Minimum 18 years of age
Desired Previous Job Experience
  • High school education or equivalent.
  • Technical training in mechanics, welding, body and door repair.
  • 2 years previous trailer repair and maintenance experience.


Leadership Behaviors: Achieves Results through Teamwork, Coaches and Develops Others, Communicates Effectively and Candidly, Executes with Excellence, Leads Change and Innovation, Leads through Positive Influence, Provides Clear and Strategic Direction, Puts the Customer First. For more information on the Kroger Leadership Behavior model, click here .

Education Level: Trade School Desired
Required Certifications/Licenses: None
Shift(s): Day; Evening; Overnight
Regions:West

States: California
Keywords: Trailer Mechanic, Fleet Services Mechanic

Nearest Major Market: Riverside
Nearest Secondary Market: Los Angeles
Job Segment: Electrical, Engineering

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