Watco Companies L.L.C. Truck Mechanic - Sauget, IL in IL, United States
Watco has a reputation for putting people first. In fact, our company was named to Forbes’ 2021 list of America’s Best Mid-Size Employers. Working at Watco means working in the exciting field of transportation and supply chain logistics. We’re involved in domestic and international operations that are expanding all the time. Working at Watco also means a supportive, collaborative environment where you can learn and build a career. And you’ll find that safety is at the heart of everything we do. We look out for our team members’ safety and the safety of the people in the communities where we work. In addition to these strengths, we offer competitive pay and industry-leading benefits that include health insurance and a company-match 401(k) plan. Come to Watco and join a team where you’ll leave each day knowing you’ve made a difference.
Cahokia terminal is a barge and rail terminal on the Mississippi River capable of handling and transloading coal, petcoke, bulk, bulk break, and liquid chemical commodities. The 84-acre terminal can also accommodate the direct transfer of bulk commodities for storage and transload to barge, rail, or truck.
Competencies, skills, and abilities:
Demonstrate aptitude to execute and maintain necessary records
In order to appropriately perform essential duties of this job, regular work attendance is required
Must be able to work with a team, take direction from supervisors, keep required work schedules, focus attention on details, and follow work rules
Ability to carry out supervision/direction and work effectively and cooperatively with other people
Must be able to successfully work with minimal direct supervision
Treat people with respect, keeps commitments, inspires the trust of others, works with integrity and ethically, upholds organizational values.
Prioritize and plans work activities using time efficiently, plans for additional resources, organizes schedules of other people and their tasks, develops realistic action plans.
Ability to communicate effectively
Recommends measures to improve equipment performance, and quality of product handling
Required to stand, walk, climb, kneel and work under equipment for extended periods of time
Communicate with supervision and co-workers in a professional manner
Must wear FRC clothing
Regularly lift and /or move a minimum of 50 pounds
High school diploma or general education degree (GED) Experience / specific knowledge:
Applicable technical training or equivalent experience in maintaining and repairing trucks with air brakes.
Understanding and diagnosing of trucks and trailers
Operation/Repair of A/C
Trouble shooting hydraulic and pneumatic repair on trucks
Perform routine maintenance and repairs
Mount and dismount tires and tire repair Certifications, licenses, registrations:
Must possess and maintain a valid motor vehicle operator's license and a driving record satisfactory to the company and its insurers
Ability to use company vehicle in the course of employment
Job level commensurate with experience and skill sets
The successful candidate will be required to clear a drug screen and a complete background check, after an offer has been extended and prior to being employed