Trailer Technician

Brighton, CO /
Trailer and Body Shop – Service /
/ On-site
The Trailer Technician requires related work experience in areas including building or repairing heavy duty trailers, hydraulic cranes, and mig & tig welding. By becoming a member of the Transwest family, you can also take advantage of the certification program to expand your skills and further your career.

We offer a full benefits package for eligible employees including:

    • Medical, Dental, Life, and Disability Insurance
    • 401(K) with company match following your one-year anniversary
    • HSA match up to $800 per year
    • FSA
    • Paid Time Off, Sick Time, and 6 Company Paid Holidays


    • Parts fabrication.
    • Installation of components.
    • Repair and/or replace suspension components as needed.
    • Test operation of completed unit.
    • Trouble shoot and repair customer units in the service shop and in the field when necessary. 
    • Diagnose and repair ABS and lighting issues.
    • Remove, replace and repair outer siding and upper/lower rails.
    • Install aluminum and fiberglass roofs.
    • Repair and replace flooring.
    • Perform DOT inspections on equipment.
    • Maintain cleanliness of work area.
    • Other duties as assigned by the manager.


    • Required to perform work inside and outside, in all-weather situations, at the shop division location.
    • Requires frequent sitting, standing, balancing, bending or stooping for prolonged periods of time.
    • Manual dexterity, fine manipulation and the ability to reach with hands and arms and lift up to 80 lbs.
    • Must be able to operate simple to complex and heavy-duty machinery.
    • Normal range of hearing and vision.


    • High school diploma or equivalent.
    • Valid Driver's License and MVR in good standing and ability to obtain a Class A CDL within 90 days of employment.
    • Candidate must possess a complete set of hand tools with rollaway toolbox.
    • Three years recent mechanic experience required.
    • Experience working with hydraulic systems.
    • Aluminum mig & tig welding experience a plus!
    • Familiarity with automotive electronics and 110-volt systems.
    • Excellent verbal and communication skills.
    • Ability to perform heavy component installations.
    • Candidate must be a motivated individual who can work independently.
    • Excellent verbal and communication skills.
    • Detail oriented.
    • Ability to successfully complete a General Abilities Assessment and pass post-offer background check, physical and drug screening.


    • Type: Hourly - Transition to Flat-Rate
    • Compensation Range: $20.00 to $37.00
    • Bonus Eligibility: No
    • Reports To: Service Manager
    • Shift: Monday - Friday
    • Closing Date: Open until filled
$20 - $37 an hour
Date Posted: 05-10-2023

All qualified applications will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, or status as a protected veteran.