• Tractor and Trailer Mechanic

    Job Location US-AL-BIRMINGHAM
    # of Openings
  • Overview

    Transport Mechanic


    Are you ready to take the lead? 


    The Linde Group, is one of the world leaders in gases, engineering and healthcare. We operate in more than 100 countries across the globe and generated revenue of $20.13B in 2017. But what makes us great is our people, because they make great things happen. Guided by integrity, Linde employees take pride in what they do, because they know it makes a real difference to our customers. They are empowered to turn a challenge into an opportunity to learn and grow. This is how they take the lead, every day.

    At The Linde Group we identify ourselves with our products – either working for the technical or medical gases business. Being a company with a long tradition in the gases business, we not only care about our customers and high quality products, but most importantly about our employees. While working with us, expect a safe workplace, high safety standards and a true commitment from our managers to safety.


    What you will enjoy doing:


    ▪ Understand and adhere to company safe work policies
    ▪ Promote a safe work environment through use of PPE as required in Linde standards
    ▪ Report any incident involving equipment damage, near miss, first aid or medical treatment to supervisor immediately
    ▪ Report any unsafe conditions, environmental concerns and equipment problems to supervisor immediately
    ▪ Issue and manage hazardous work permits as required for Linde and contractor personnel
    ▪ Apply Lock Out Tag Out procedures according to Linde standard
    ▪ Collaborate with Fleet Maintenance and follow EMOC procedure for any change to equipment and/or maintenance procedures
    ▪ Meet on time Maximo generated truck and trailer work orders at required intervals and complete all documentation
    ▪ Perform corrective maintenance as identified through Driver Vehicle Inspection Reports (DVIR)
    ▪ Troubleshoot truck and trailer problems to identify real time maintenance solutions ensuring resources available to meet customer demands
    ▪ Perform and document product metering device calibration in accordance with Linde requirements
    ▪ Maintain spare parts inventory through commercial agreements with national vendors and Linde national warehouse
    ▪ Maintain open continuous line of communication with transport supervisor and drivers
    ▪ Maintain orderly and clean work area (garage) and vehicle(s)
    ▪ Participate in group safety meetings and talks
    ▪ Participate in safety committee activities as required emergency drills, etc
    ▪ Complete all training activities according to schedule and meet annual performance goals


    Do you have what it takes?


    Basic Qualifications:

    ▪ High School Diploma or GED

    Preferred Qualifications:

    ▪ Commercial Driver's License (CDL) preferred
    ▪ Demonstrated Tractor/Trailer maintenance skills
    ▪ Diagnose and properly repair mechanical, electrical and tire problems on tractors and trailers
    ▪ High mechanical aptitude and ability to work with simple mechanic's hand tools
    ▪ Basic understanding of electrical hazards and safety
    ▪ Basic understanding of cryogenic pumps, vehicle electrical systems
    ▪ Able to work alone
    ▪ Familiar with Linde systems (Maximo, OBC)
    ▪ Able to navigate LiMSS to find relevant work instructions, forms and supporting documentation
    ▪ Understanding of Linde's Engineering Management Of Change (EMOC) process
    ▪ Comprehensive knowledge of HWP process, LOTO and energy isolation procedures

    In return:

    Join us and you will be part of a company that values and supports your career. We offer competitive pay and benefits, with set schedules, steady work and opportunities for ongoing training and career progression.


    Together we value innovation, efficiency and flexibility. Putting safety first, working with integrity and respect, we encourage everyone to find solutions for success. That means for our customers and for our colleagues. This makes us a great place to build a career where your skills are valued and developed.

    Apply today @ https://uscareers-linde.icims.com

    Linde is an Equal Opportunity Employer (EOE). Company provides equal employment opportunities to all qualified applicants without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, protected veteran or disabled status or any legally recognized status entitled to protection under applicable federal, state, or local laws.




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