Job Title:   Semi-Trailer Repair Mechanics - Altoona, IA

Location:   3515 Adventureland Drive   Altoona, IA

Supervisor:   Casey Harrison

Telephone: (515) 967-3800
Toll free: (855) 753-0502
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Jim Hawk Truck Trailers, Inc. in Altoona, IA has immediate openings for energetic, self-motivated and hard-working semi-trailer repair mechanics. No weekends are required! Looking to fill both 7:30am to 4:00pm and 4:00pm to midnight positions. This is a great opportunity for the right person, with at least one year mechanical experience, to work in a modern 16 bay facility, with three mobile service trucks. $2,500 Sign On Bonus.


Major job duties include:

  • Servicing heavy duty trailers
  • Inspecting, diagnosing, and repairing mechanical, electrical and other defects
  • Performing emergency repairs in the field
  • Minor arc welding

Semi-trailer repair mechanics should have knowledge in adjusting and replacing brakes, fabrication, suspension, alignment and basic knowledge of air systems is a plus. Basic knowledge and experience in welding steel and aluminum is needed. Industrial knowledge of air brakes, axles and suspensions is preferred. The semi-trailer repair mechanic position requires heavy lifting, attention to detail, and good communication skills for interaction with customers.

Enjoy competitive pay in a great work environment. Benefits offered include medical, dental, vision, flexible spending account, 401(k), life insurance and more! Apply in person or send resume.

Jim Hawk Truck Trailers, Inc. (“JHTT”) is an equal opportunity employer and positively encourages applications from suitably qualified and eligible candidates. JHTT does not discriminate against any job applicant because of race, color, religion, sex, pregnancy, sexual orientation, gender identity, creed, national origin, disability, genetic information, citizenship status, age, military or veteran status, or any other prohibited basis under applicable local, state, or federal law. Applicants requiring reasonable accommodations in the application and/or interview process should notify the Company at 712-366-2241, ext. 1124.