Now Hiring Trailer Mechanic – Jobs Near Me

Now Hiring Trailer Mechanic

– Jobs Near Me

Are you a skilled Trailer Mechanic looking for a new challenge? If so, Rice Tire wants to hear from you! We are now hiring Trailer Mechanics to join our team, and we are looking for individuals who are passionate about their work, committed to excellence, and eager to take on new challenges.   

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If you need to go back to see descriptions of other jobs, click here to go back to our Now Hiring page.  Rice Tire has 15 tire shops and retread facilities in and around Baltimore, Washington DC, Northern Virginia, and Pennsylvania. Most jobs are convenient to the beltways and Rice Tire is a well-known company in the tire industry, established in the area for over 60 years!  We offer a range of services, including tire sales, installation, repair, and maintenance for both consumer and commercial applications.   Here are a few reasons why someone might want to become part of the Rice Tire Team.


Job Title: Light and Heavy Duty Trailer Mechanic

Job Summary: We are seeking an experienced and skilled Light and Heavy Duty Trailer Mechanic to join our retail tire shop team. The ideal candidate will be responsible for diagnosing, repairing, and maintaining light and heavy-duty trailers, ensuring they meet safety standards and perform efficiently.


  • Diagnose and repair mechanical, electrical, and hydraulic issues in light and heavy-duty trailers

  • Perform routine maintenance tasks, such as brake adjustments, tire replacements, and lubrication

  • Inspect and test trailers to identify and address potential problems

  • Weld and fabricate components as needed for repairs or modifications

  • Use diagnostic tools and equipment to identify and troubleshoot issues

  • Keep accurate records of maintenance and repair work

  • Collaborate with other team members to ensure timely and efficient service

  • Adhere to safety protocols and guidelines in all repair and maintenance activities


  • High school diploma or equivalent

  • Proven experience as a trailer mechanic with expertise in both light and heavy-duty trailers

  • Knowledge of trailer systems, including brakes, suspension, electrical, and hydraulic systems

  • Welding and fabrication skills for trailer components

  • Proficiency in using diagnostic tools and equipment

  • Ability to interpret technical manuals and schematics

  • Strong problem-solving skills and attention to detail

  • Physical ability to lift and move heavy trailer components

  • Excellent communication and teamwork skills

  • Valid driver’s license with a clean driving record (preferred)

Additional Preferred Qualifications:

  • Certification in trailer maintenance and repair

  • Experience with different types of trailers, including flatbeds, enclosed trailers, and specialty trailers

  • Familiarity with safety regulations related to trailer maintenance

If you meet these requirements and are passionate about ensuring the safety and functionality of trailers, please submit your resume along with a cover letter highlighting your relevant experience. We look forward to reviewing your application and considering you for this important role!


Benefits of Working with Rice Tire

  1. Exciting and dynamic work environment. 

  2. Opportunities for career advancement: Rice Tire values its employees and offers many opportunities for career advancement. Rice Tire is always looking for talented individuals who are willing to work hard and grow with the company.

  3. Competitive pay and benefits: Rice Tire offers competitive pay and benefits packages to its employees. As an employee you would be eligible for health insurance, retirement benefits, and paid time off. You would also have the opportunity to earn bonuses and commissions based on your performance.

  4. Flexible scheduling: Rice Tire understands that its employees have lives outside of work and offers flexible scheduling to accommodate their needs. Whether you need to work part-time, full-time, or on a flexible schedule, Rice Tire can work with you to find a schedule that works for you.

  5. Job security: The tire industry is essential to the economy, and as a result, jobs in this field tend to be stable and secure. Rice Tire has been in business for many years and has established itself as a leader in the industry. As an employee of Rice Tire, you would have a stable and secure job that would provide you with a steady income.

  6. Fulfilling work: As part of the Rice Tire team, you would have the satisfaction of knowing that you are helping customers keep their vehicles safe and roadworthy. You would be providing an essential service that is crucial to the safety and well-being of others. Knowing that you are making a difference in people’s lives can be very fulfilling and rewarding.

  7. Training and development: Rice Tire is committed to providing its employees with the training and development they need to succeed. You would receive comprehensive training on all aspects of position. You would also have access to ongoing training and development opportunities to help you advance your skills and career.

In conclusion, joining the Rice Tire team can be a fulfilling and rewarding career choice. With competitive pay and benefits, flexible scheduling, job security, and opportunities for career advancement, it is a great choice for anyone who is looking for a stable and rewarding career in the tire industry. Whether you are just starting out in your career or looking for a new challenge, Rice Tire could be the perfect fit for you.


Rice Tire is an Equal Opportunity Employer

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