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Position Title: Trailer Technician

Position Type: Regular - Full-Time ​

Requisition ID: 15379

Company: Day & Ross Inc.   

 

At Day & Ross, you’ll go far.

From a single truckload of potatoes in the 1950s to a fleet of thousands, Day & Ross has become one of the largest transportation companies in Canada. With more than 8,000 employees, drivers, and owner operators, we’re a major player in cross-border and LTL/TL transportation, offering a diverse portfolio of transport and logistics solutions across North America.

 

For over a decade, we’ve been recognized as one of Canada’s Best Managed Companies, and we were named a Top Company for Women to Work for in Transportation since 2018. Our industry recognition is a testament to the family values we share with our parent company, McCain Foods Limited.

 

About the Role

Trailer Technician (multiple vacancies)
Full-time

Woodstock, ON

 

Shift schedule Monday to Friday: 3:30 PM to 12:00 AM (15:30 to 00:00).

 

As a Trailer Technician at Day & Ross, you will be responsible for repairing and inspecting trailers, and be a key member of our maintenance team. We offer competitive compensation, extensive medical coverage, pension plan and a tool and boot allowance.

 

How You’ll Help

  • Conduct inspections of trailers. Document and record the inspection and findings, and report any issues to the supervisor.
  • Diagnose, repair and maintain trailers, including suspension, tires trailer axle, lighting systems, rear walls and doors, trailer frame and support and trailer body. Recognize additional maintenance and repair that could be performed and escalate to the supervisor.
  • Provide guidance, mentoring and training to Pre-Apprentice and Apprentice Technicians
  • Work independently to complete diagnostic, service, repair and maintain trailers.
  • Maintenance and repair trailer bodies, including miscellaneous accessories such as hub caps, decals, reflective tape, painting, etc.
  • Document and update Service Supervisor/Service Manager on completion time changes, all findings, work done and potential future service requirements.
  • Ensure the trailer bay and work area is clean and tidy, which includes regular cleanup, washing of vehicles and sweeping.
  • Operate yard equipment when required.
  • Other duties as required.

 

Your Skills & Experience:  

  • 310J or 310T license considered an asset.
  • Experience in truck and/or trailer repair and exposure working in a maintenance department.
  • Ability to work independently.
  • Good verbal and written communication skills.
  • Ability to maintain an open line of communication with the shift foreman/supervisor.
  • Basic computer skills is considered an asset.
  • Demonstrated ability to work as a team player and have a positive attitude.

 

To apply, visit the Careers page on our website at dayross.com.

 

Please note that the successful candidate will be subject to reference and criminal background checks prior to employment.

We thank you for your application, but only those candidates selected for an interview will be contacted.
As a federally regulated employer, The Day & Ross fully supports the principles of employment equity and encourages all qualified members of the designated groups to apply.


Function: Engineering & Technical; Transportation     

Location(s): CA - Canada : Ontario : Woodstock 

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