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Semi Trailer Mechanic

Capitol City Trailers Obetz Full-Time
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Semi-Trailer Mechanic/Electrical/Truck Body Installer/Lift Gate Installer & Technician      

Capitol City Trailers is located in Southeast Columbus, Ohio and are a full line semi-trailer dealership and repair shop.  Capitol City Trailers has been in business for over 20 years and offer an excellent benefit package.

The Semi-Trailer Mechanic/Truck Body Installer/Lift Gate Installer & Technician installs & repairs all systems on Semi-Trailers.  You will need to have a variety of hands on skills.  You will need to know how to safely operate and maintain your equipment.  Your hours will be full time, based on an agreed-upon schedule. 


Duties include:

  • Installing & Repairing all systems on Semi-Trailers
  • Installing various models of Lift gates & troubleshoot for repairs
  • Installing truck bodies on chassis per customer specifications
  • Removing and replacing brakes, brake drums, hubs, seals, bearings, races and associated parts
  • Repairing electrical and lighting systems
  • Repairing or replacing chassis components such as sprints, spring hangers, equalizers, complete slider assemblies, axles, and sub frames
  • Repairing mud flap brackets and dolly leg assembles
  • Repairing or replacing flooring, rub rails, doors and door trim
  • Repairing roofs, panels, nose panels, lower and upper rails
  • Welding & Fabricating

You, as a Capitol City Trailer Semi-Trailer Mechanic, must meet the following criteria:

  • Experience in repair and maintenance of semi-trailers
  • Knowledge of brakes and electrical systems on semi-trailers
  • Experience using hand and power tools
  • Own a basic tool set
  • Welding & Fabrication experience preferred
  • Able to work in a shop environment
  • Able to lift 50 pounds
  • Reliable transportation
  • Willingness to stay until the job is done
  • Attention to detail in all aspects of the job


While performing the duties of this job, you will frequently be required to stand, walk, sit, use hands to finger, handle or feel, reach with hands and arms and talk or hear. Specific vision abilities required by this job include close vision, distance vision and depth perception


Capitol City Trailers offers benefits after 60 days full time employment as well as vacation.

Capitol City Trailers is an Equal Opportunity Employer. Capitol City Trailers is a drug free workplace. Pre-employment drug testing is required as well as random and post-incident.

Apply in person at 3960 Groveport Rd, Obetz, OH 43207 for an interview on the spot!

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