The Tire Technician II works under general supervision and direction This position assists in monitoring and maintenance of the overall condition of the tires on company vehicles.
DUTIES & ESSENTIAL JOB FUNCTIONS
- Wear appropriate personal protective equipment (PPE) when and where required.
- Report immediately any safety violations and correcting unsafe acts or conditions.
- Comply with company safety policies and with applicable state and federal regulations.
- Attend safety meetings.
- Change, repair and rotate tires as needed.
- Process proper wheel torque sequences for multiple vehicle applications.
- Track tire usage.
- Conduct fleet checks and document the data.
- Respond to service calls to units requiring attention to tires when out on routes or off-site.
- Document tire shop operations and track time in accordance with company procedures.
- Request parts and tires as necessary.
- Maintain service truck readiness including safety equipment, tools, equipment, and cleanliness.
- Maintain repair order documentation to include repair description, parts used, and repair times.
- Perform monthly inventories as required
- May be required to drive a vehicle with a gross vehicle weight (GVW) not to exceed 26,000 pounds.
- Other duties as assigned.
- High school diploma or its equivalent.
- Successful completion of assigned training in tire repair operations within the first 90 days of employment.
- Minimum of one year directly-related job experience.
- Knowledge of tire sizes, application and required repairs.
- Ability to properly identify indicators of tire failures.
- Ability to conduct scrap analysis.
- Knowledge of job-related safety rules and regulations
- Some mechanic tools from an approved list of tools.
- Must demonstrate excellent verbal and written communication skills in English.
- Valid Class C driver’s license
- Record of safe driving for the last five years as shown on current MVR, with no serious accidents or traffic violations