Waste Connections, Inc Tire Technician in Fife, Washington

Job Title

Tire Technician

Employee Type

Employee

Requisition Primary Location

Fife, Washington

Job Description

We are looking for a qualified Tire Technician to join our team at our Murrey's location. We are looking for a hard worker that is looking to work for a company that is willing to invest in their career.

RESPONSIBILITIES:

  • Maintain tires of fleet vehicles in a safe manner in compliance with all local, state, and federal regulations and company policies.

  • Inspect fleet vehicle tires, wheels, and related components per company maintenance schedules.

  • Identify and replace worn tires, wheels, and related components.

  • Mount and dismount tires.

  • Maintain and secure tire inventory and tire equipment to ensure safe working order.

  • May assist in other areas of the vehicle maintenance shop as needed.

  • Maintain accurate records (time, repair orders and parts usage) on computer.

  • Maintain a clean and organized work area

  • Other duties as assigned.

REQUIREMENTS:

  • 1 or more years experience working with commercial truck tires.

  • Ability to perform physical requirements of the job (prolonged physical exertions, including standing, lifting, pushing, pulling, squatting, bending, kneeling and climbing).

  • Good mechanical aptitude with strong knowledge of tire repair and replacement.

  • Current TIA (Tire Industry Association) certification preferred or willingness and ability to obtain.

  • General knowledge of components of truck wheels and tires.

  • Ability to move, stack, and store wheels, tires and other heavy components alone or with the aid of equipment.

  • Must be able to use torque and impact wrenches.

  • Familiarity with using a computer.

  • Additional skills may be required to perform additional task(s) specific to work location, department or line of business.

To be considered for any of our current openings you must complete an application at www.wasteconnections.com . Application information and additional instructions can be found once you select your position of interest.

We offer excellent benefits including: medical, dental, vision, flexible spending account, long term & short term disability, life insurance, 401K retirement and unlimited opportunities to "Connect with Your Future".

Waste Connections is an Affirmative Action/Equal Opportunity Employer (Minority/Female/Disabled/Veteran)

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Education:

High School (Required)

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Who We Are

Waste Connections is an integrated solid waste services company that provides solid waste collection, transfer, disposal and recycling services in mostly exclusive and secondary markets. Our goal is to create an environment where self-directed, empowered employees strive to consistently fulfill our constituent commitments and seek to create positive impacts through interactions with customers, communities, and fellow employees.

OUR PEOPLE MEAN EVERYTHING TO US

Waste Connections is always working to protect the health of the communities we serve, and we are grateful for the hard work and dedication that you bring to your job every day. Working here means you are a safety-minded individual who is making important contributions on a daily basis that will make a positive impact on those around you. We appreciate that you are a person of integrity who takes pride in the work you do.

Our Opportunities

BUILD TALENT FROM WITHIN

People who want to gain valuable professional experience will find that Waste Connections is a fantastic place to work. You’ll enjoy the opportunity for beneficial training and professional development opportunities that can help enhance your skills and lead the way to a more promising future.

LET’S REALIZE YOUR GOALS TOGETHER

Bring your passion to succeed and you’ll quickly discover that great opportunities are all around you. At Waste Connections, you’ll thrive if you are friendly, dedicated, and prefer a work hard/play hard culture that is focused on maintaining our reputation as the premier waste services company in the markets we serve.