Trailer technicians are responsible for a range of important duties related to the maintenance of the many commercial trailers on our roads today. Trailer technicians may be responsible for diagnosing problems, fabricating parts, installing components, and fixing hydraulic systems. Trailer technicians will also inspect and test the trailers to ensure safety.
At Transwest, we’re proud to offer certification programs for our service technicians, plus mentorship opportunities. You’ll have the chance to work on a range of trailer types and grow your knowledge.
At Transwest, we’re able to offer competitive salaries for our talented service team, with pay for our trailer technicians job postings ranging from $15/hour to $34/hour, depending on your experience.
Candidates that stand out for trailer technician roles will have experience working on hydraulic systems, three years recent mechanic experience, and familiarity with automotive electronics. Candidates will take a general abilities assessment.
At Transwest, we work on many types of trailers, including dry van, end dump, side dump, tank, flat-bed, and drop-deck trailers, just to name a few. As a trailer technician, you'll diagnose and repair a wide range of trailers and their problems.