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Service Mechanic

Service and install accessories and metal sections on metal trailers.

What does a Service Mechanic do?

Services, repairs, and installs accessories and metal sections on new and used metal trailers: Examines work and tests, adjusts, and repairs wheel alignments, bearings, lights, and brake assemblies of new trailers. Installs, adjusts, and services motor-cooling systems in refrigerated trailers. Replaces and repairs worn and defective parts. Overhauls used and wrecked trailer bodies, following shop orders or specifications. Lays out, fits, drills, screws, rivets, and welds new assemblies to other trailer sections, using pneumatic tools, welding and burning equipment, and handtools. May install metal or wood flooring.