Now Hiring: Trailer Mechanic

Truck Mechanic

Trailer & Truck Mechanic – Full-Time with Benefits

Location: Amsterdam, NY

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Join a team within a growing, dynamic manufacturing company, who strives to be the #1 industrial recycling company in the great Northeast. Power Pallet Recycling Center is one of the largest recycling companies in the Northeast and our customer base is spread over a 250-mile radius.

We are seeking a highly motivated truck and trailer mechanic, looking to grow in a fast-paced environment. We offer competitive pay to all full-time employees, as well as a benefit package that includes health insurance, bonus incentives and a 401(k) retirement savings plan. Power Pallet Recycling Center is a drug-free workplace, where we value hard work and innovative ideas.


Essential Functions:

  1. Diagnoses, rebuilds and repairs forklifts, tractor trailers and heavy equipment.
  2. Performs inspections and preventative maintenance.
  3. Prepares and maintains records and reports.
  4. Ensures compliance with DOT regulations through safe operation of all equipment, and maintains a safe and clean work area.



  1. 3-5 years of relevant work experience required.
  2. Technical capacity required.
  3. Must acquire New York-issued Heavy-Duty Inspector’s License within one year on the job; preference will be given to applicants who already possess the license.
  4. Basic computer skills required.
  5. Must be able to lift up to 50 pounds; must be able to reach, lift, carry, push, and pull (with or without reasonable accommodations).
  6. Must pass a pre-employment screening.
  7. Commercial Driver’s License required; Class A CDL preferred.
  8. Must meet our core values – respectful, dependable, safe, loyal, timely, good communication skills, trustworthy and honest.
  9. Must be safety conscious, with the ability to identify and correct conditions that affect employee safety.


This is a full-time, second-shift position.  Days and hours of work are Monday through Friday (and some occasional Saturdays), 3:00 p.m. to 11:30 p.m.  Overtime work is possible at times.

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Power Pallet Recycling Center is an equal opportunity employer, affirmatively seeks diversity in its workforce, and is committed to providing employees with a work environment free of discrimination and harassment.