C&S Wholesale Grocers, Inc. Tire Tech/Trailer Tech Apprentice in Westfield, Massachusetts
As a Tire Technician, you will maintain and repair all equipment and tires on company vehicles, as directed by your supervisor. You will also perform routine fleet checks and communicate any findings accordingly. In addition, you will also be responsible for washing the trucks and trailers.
Rotate tires to different positions of various automobiles, trucks, and equipment.
Repair and replace tires, tubes, rims, wheels, and other tire-related components of the vehicles; Includes mounting and dismounting using hand tools or machines, as needed.
Inspect rims, hubs, studs, and lug nuts for excessive wear, cracks, bead damage, tread condition, and other indications of improper wheel alignment or impending tire, wheel, and axle related failures.
Drive service trucks in order to perform road calls.
Clean trailer exterior and interior when necessary for repair work.
Steam clean parts for shop mechanics.
You will also be trained with hands on and observation
Preventative Maintenance: With oversight, conduct asset inspection by item level task
Complete small repairs, Post PM inspection Successful inspection post PM completion for completeness and within parameters. perform PM successfully within internal fleet maintenance specs and Trailer chassis OEM specs (with shadow)
Perform PM on lift-gates and related components on equipped assets
Work Aptitude & Technical Abilities: Participate in supporting other technicians to glean skills and expertise Follow ongoing cycle of reading, classroom environment, observe expert executing repair and then demonstrate skill and proficiency for each critical learning by system
Work closely with tenured technician to learn technical aspect of the job Read, study and test modules or chapters of technical materials
Successfully certify at test level and demonstrate technical competency
Support shop projects and related tasks to optimize asset up-time and productivity.
Complete work-orders for thoroughness and detailed history to demonstrate Complaint, Cause and Correction
Travel is required
Warehouse : Grocery Warehouse (50F to 90F)
Warehouse : Freezer (-20F to 0F)
Warehouse : Perishable Warehouse (28F to 60F)
Specialized Knowledge : ASE certifications.Base understanding of mechanical principles and aptitude to complete repairs on Heavy Duty equipment with moderate instruction. ehicle maintenance systems, commercial truck components, driver D.O.T. regulations
Special Skills : Proficiency at PM & troubleshooting of all lift-gate types
Physical abilities: : Heavy lifting involved, carrying, pushing, pulling, etc. 8 hours of contiguous standing, squatting and twisting at times. Working with computers some of the day
Other: : Pride in high work quality and repairs completed correctly the first time
High attention to detail and accuracy :
Be nefits Day 1 :
Paid time off
High School Diploma - General Studies
2nd Shift (United States of America)
C&S Wholesale Grocers, Inc.
About Our Company
C&S Wholesale Grocers, Inc. , based in Keene, NH, is the largest wholesale grocery supply company in the U.S. and the industry leader in supply chain innovation. Founded in 1918 as a supplier to independent grocery stores, C&S now services customers of all sizes, supplying more than 6,000 independent supermarkets, chain stores, military bases, and institutions with over 150,000 different products. At C&S, We Select the Best® – those with the motivation, pride, and drive to succeed in our fast-paced world.
Working Safely is a Condition of Employment at C&S Wholesale Grocers, Inc. C&S Wholesale Grocers is proud to be an Equal Opportunity and Affirmative Action employer, and considers qualified applicants without regard to race, color, creed, religion, ancestry, national origin, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, age, disability, veteran status or any other protected factor under federal, state or local law.
Company: C&S Wholesale Grocers, Inc.
Job Area: Transportation Trailer Mainten
Job Family: Transportation
Job Type: Intern
Job Code: JC1544