Trailer Mechanic Resume Samples

A Trailer Mechanic is a Specialised mechanic who takes responsibility for maintaining and repairing large vehicles. As a part of the job description, the mechanic will keep the trailer and other vehicles that haul large goods in an operational or sound mechanical condition. The other daily duties are listed on the Trailer Mechanic Resume as follows – identifying mechanical and electrical issues, replacing faulty parts, fixing the hydraulics and braking systems, answering to client inquiries; inspecting and diagnosing trailer bodies and components; and checking the overall condition of the vehicle.

Those who want to work in this area should demonstrate the following skills – mechanical aptitude, problem-solving skills; customer service skills, knowledge of hydraulics and braking systems, familiarity with steering and suspension working; and mechanical knowledge of trailer equipment and system installation and repair. Ambitious mechanics should pursue a degree in mechanical engineering to land at this job.

Trailer Mechanic Resume

Objective : An experienced professional, seeking a position in an environment that will challenge further; while allowing to contribute to the growth and success of this organization.

Skills : Wired and Operated 3-phase Motors, Technical, Handling Equipment, Repairing.

Description :

    1. Inspect and do mechanical repairs on trailers before they can be used to haul products.
    2. Use of torches, MIG welder, and aluminum MIG welders to repair mud flap brackets, frame rails, dock lock pads, cross members, and slider rail boxes.
    3. Service brakes, change tires, repair and replace wiring and lights when needed, replace door seals, seal floors, replace floorboards when needed.
    4. Service ABS systems and PSI systems using a computer to diagnose ABS wheel speed sensors and the ABS unit itself.
    5. Document repairs and parts used to repair trailer along with time used to make repairs.
    6. Use vehicle lifts, torches, air tools, jacks, jack stands and hand tools to remove parts.
    7. Use power drills, saw sales, plasma cutters, and grinders to remove complete sections of the vehicle.
Years of Experience
Experience
2-5 Years
Experience Level
Level
Junior
Education
Education
HS


Trailer Mechanic-Truck Resume

Summary : Experienced Trailer Mechanic, willing to try new things and get into a different field of work. The ideal job is anything to support the family and make a better life for them.

Skills : Hostler Driver, Trailer Maintenance.

Description :

    1. Check vehicles to ensure that mechanical, safety and emergency equipment is in good working order.
    2. Follow appropriate safety procedures for transporting dangerous goods.
    3. Inspect loads to ensure that cargo is secure.
    4. Maintain logs of working hours or of vehicle service or repair status, following applicable state and federal regulations.
    5. Secure cargo for transport, using ropes, blocks, chain, binders, or covers.
    6. Maneuver trucks into loading or unloading positions, following signals from loading crew and checking that vehicle and loading equipment are properly positioned.
    7. Report vehicle defects, accidents, traffic violations, or damage to the vehicles.
    8. Obtain receipts or signatures for delivered goods and collect payment for services when required.
Years of Experience
Experience
10+ Years
Experience Level
Level
Senior
Education
Education
Diploma


Trailer Mechanic I Resume

Headline : An energetic, ambitious and outgoing person that is mature and responsible in approach to any and all tasks, or situations presented. Over 6 years of experience in customer service, with excellent verbal and written communication skills Dependable, organized and motivated for individual and overall organizational success and excellence.

Skills : Fabrication/ Welding, Repairing, Documentation, Communication.

Description :

    1. Provided mechanical work as needed for the overall function and efficient flow of daily business.
    2. Provided general mechanical support to supervisors and administrators inclusive of trailer maintenance, wheel alignment, part replacement, and component repair.
    3. Aided in general clerical support to administrative assistants or managerial staff as needed or directed.
    4. Trained new staff members in everyday duties as needed by the immediate supervisors.
    5. Utilized and maintained all mechanical equipment weekly as required or recommended.
    6. Maneuver trucks into loading or unloading positions, following signals from loading crew and checking that vehicle and loading equipment are properly positioned.
    7. Report vehicle defects, accidents, traffic violations, or damage to the vehicles.
Years of Experience
Experience
5-7 Years
Experience Level
Level
Executive
Education
Education
GED

Diesel Truck Trailer Mechanic Resume

Headline : A dependable and responsible individual with mechanical experience on trucks, trailers, and automobiles. Valid drivers license CDL B with Hazmat and air-brake endorsement. Capable of troubleshooting and solving problems while on the go.

Skills : Welding, Operating Forklift/Gale Forklift, Troubleshooting, Reading Blueprints.

Description :

    1. Assists in the installation or repair of primary wiring, electrical units, and accessories in the fabrication and testing of an electrical harness.
    2. Independently perform tasks such as cleaning of items/components, drying, and removal of dents from parts, sanding, grinding, and taping of wiring or broken parts.
    3. Separate obvious defective material from serviceable items.
    4. Obtain necessary tools, parts assembly or repair/rebuild process.
    5. Reads and becomes familiar with simple schematics/diagrams, symbols of the trade.
    6. Exercises care and diligence in following safety requirements in the use of tools, handling of equipment and maintaining work areas.
    7. Executed the removal of 15-25 tires, while replacing and mounting new tires.
Years of Experience
Experience
5-7 Years
Experience Level
Level
Executive
Education
Education
Diploma

Trailer Mechanic II Resume

Objective : Trailer Mechanic is now seeking a position in an environment that will challenge further; while allowing to contribute to the growth and success of this organization.

Skills : Maintained And Repaired A Variety Of Semi-Trailers, Forklift Driver, OSHA.

Description :

    1. Maintained and repaired a variety of semi-trailers, containers and yard trucks, performed preventative and corrective maintenance on heavy equipment.
    2. Troubleshoot the equipment and diagnose the problem and repair it according to the regulation of OSHA and DOT.
    3. Maintained the new trucks and trailers along with the hand and power tools.
    4. Inspected the safety devices on the trucks regularly such as guards and replaced gauges.
    5. Administered the working of the hydraulic and electric gate equipment such as brake and suspension.
    6. Replaced and repaired defective components such as recharge batteries, adjustment on brakes and alignment of wheels.
    7. Checked the repaired trucks by driving and then recorded the information accordingly in the worksheet.
Years of Experience
Experience
2-5 Years
Experience Level
Level
Junior
Education
Education
GED

Tractor Trailer Mechanic Resume

Objective : An experienced professional is seeking for a Trailer Mechanic position. Perform maintenance on several systems of Tractors and Trailers which include Brakes, A/C, Electrical, and much more.

Skills : Wiring, ABS, Air Brakes, Lift Gate Repair, Welding, Torching, Blueprint Reader, Fitter, and Fabricator.

Description :

    1. Equipment Inspect brake systems, wheel bearings, and other important parts to ensure that they are in proper operating condition.
    2. Use hand tools such as screwdrivers, pliers, wrenches, pressure gauges, and precision instruments, as well as power tools such as pneumatic wrenches, and jacks and hoists.
    3. Adjust and reline brakes, align wheels, tighten bolts and screws, and reassemble equipment.
    4. Examine and adjust protective guards, loose bolts, and specified safety devices.
    5. Perform routine maintenance such as lubricating equipment and machinery.
    6. Raise heavy parts or equipment using hydraulic jacks or hoists.
    7. Attach test instruments to equipment, and read dials and gauges to diagnose malfunctions.
Years of Experience
Experience
2-5 Years
Experience Level
Level
Junior
Education
Education
Associate

Trailer Mechanic III Resume

Objective : A seasoned professional is now looking forward to working with a company that promotes quality products and services and provides with the opportunity to meet and exceed assigned goals.

Skills : Dot Brake Certified, Group Management, Reliability, Decision-Making Skills.

Description :

    1. Clean, lubricate, or adjust parts, equipment, or machinery.
    2. Cut and weld metal to repair broken metal parts, fabricate new parts, or assemble new equipment.
    3. Demonstrate equipment functions and features to machine operators.
    4. Disassemble machinery or equipment to remove parts and make repairs.
    5. Examine parts for defects, such as breakage or excessive wear.
    6. Observe and test the operation of machinery or equipment to diagnose malfunctions, using voltmeters or other testing devices.
    7. Operate newly repaired machinery or equipment to verify the adequacy of repairs.
    8. Reassemble equipment after completion of inspections, testing, or repairs.
Years of Experience
Experience
2-5 Years
Experience Level
Level
Junior
Education
Education
Diploma

Trailer Mechanic-Foreman Resume

Headline : Trailer Mechanic with 7 years of experience, works as a team player and exceeds expectations with excellent customer service skills. Able to juggle multiple tasks and meet tight deadlines without compromising quality.

Skills : Welder, Fabrication, Repairing, ABS, MS Office Suite.

Description :

    1. Under the direct supervision of the lead mechanic, performed routine maintenance in the shop and on semi-tractor trailers as assigned.
    2. Primary maintenance services and oil changes and rotated tires on vehicles.
    3. Maintained a clean work environment by sweeping shop floors and organizing shop tools.
    4. Assisted in the moving of equipment on/off the safety lane and around the yard.
    5. Ability to learn and master new concepts, positive work ethic, and commitment to providing excellent customer service.
    6. Operate newly repaired machinery or equipment to verify the adequacy of repairs.
    7. Ensured that each trailer was acceptable for the road and the handling of shipments.
Years of Experience
Experience
5-7 Years
Experience Level
Level
Executive
Education
Education
Associate

Trailer Mechanic-Driver Resume

Objective : Driven and motivated Trailer Mechanic with 4 years of experience looking for a position with a reputable organization. Hard-working, strong and physically agile professional who excels at repairing trailers and related equipment to maintain efficient operations and peak mechanical performance.

Skills : Trailer Mechanic, MS Office Suite, Data Entry, Welding, Fabrication.

Description :

    1. Diagnose and repair trailer components such as doors, floors and side panels.
    2. Perform preventive maintenance (PMs) on tractor and trailer equipment including routine technical repairs and completing repair orders.
    3. Remain technically proficient in all areas of the shop including tractor, trailer, tire, and basic parts administration.
    4. Use effective interpersonal skills to maintain positive working relationships with team members.
    5. Contribute to the goals of the shop, leadership team, and Company as a whole.
    6. Assisted in the moving of equipment on/off the safety lane and around the yard.
    7. Fit bearings to adjust, repair, or overhaul mobile mechanical, hydraulic, and pneumatic equipment.
Years of Experience
Experience
2-5 Years
Experience Level
Level
Junior
Education
Education
HS

Trailer Mechanic Resume

Objective : Trailer Mechanic with 4 years of experience, demonstrated the ability to build efficient, reliable teams that work together to achieve goals and exceed expectations.

Skills : Microsoft Typing 1&2, Pallet Jack, Forklift Operator, Repairing.

Description :

    1. Basic trailer repairs such as patches on roofs, panels, doors.
    2. Section damaged bottom rails, floors, roofs, x-members, sliding rails, hoses, wire harness, airlines, etc.
    3. Metal fabrication, liftgate installation, major wreck rebuilds, bumper changes or rebuilds, customizations, shorten and extend trailers.
    4. Interior replacement, reefer doors, thresh hole plates, upper coupler replacement, kingpin replacement, bottom rail, top rail, and nose rail replacement.
    5. Positioned lifting devices under, over, or around loaded pallets, skids, and boxes, and secure material or products for transport to designated areas.
    6. Assisted in the moving of equipment on/off the safety lane and around the yard.
    7. Played a key role in the output of trucks and their associated trailers.
Years of Experience
Experience
2-5 Years
Experience Level
Level
Junior
Education
Education
Diploma