2nd Shift Trailer Mechanic


Job Title: Trailer Mechanic

Schedule: Tues – Fri, 1:30pm – Midnight

Location: 5220 Harbor Drive – Sioux City, IA

Inquiries: Phone: (712) 252-0724

Mid-States Utility Trailer Sales, Inc., one of the largest semi-trailer dealers in the U.S. today, is now hiring for Trailer Mechanics at our Sioux City, IA location. Our modern Sioux City dealership, constructed in 2018, has state of the art equipment with oversized work bays which promotes safety and efficiency.

Mid-States Utility Trailer Sales, Inc offers;

  • Up to $4,000 sign-on bonus
  • $4.00/hr night shift differential
  • QUARTERLY BONUS PROGRAM that increases wage per hour with no cap!
  • Excellent pay
  • Apprentice tool program
  • Full benefit package

Job Duties:

Perform diagnostics, repairs and modifications of the following:

  • ABS brake systems
  • Drum & disc brake systems
  • Wheel ends
  • Body work (side panel, roof, rail & X-bars)
  • Air & Electrical systems
  • Welding
  • DOT Inspections
  • Ability to be on call rotation after training
  • Diagnose & provide recommendations on repairs
  • Accurately record description & hours of all work performed on RO’s
  • Learn and follow Mid-States Utility’s best practices for correct & efficient repairs
  • Operate shop equipment
  • Maintain a clean & safe working environment
  • Perform additional duties as needed


  • Mechanical background in heavy duty trucking industry or similar field
  • Positive attitude and team player
  • Customer Service driven
  • Ready to work at start of shift
  • Able to move trailers in & out of the shop with yard truck
  • Attend company paid vendor training seminars as requested
  • Able to follow work instructions & direction from supervisor
  • Valid Driver’s License & a satisfactory MVR
  • Ability to pass post-offer physical & drug screen

Benefits include:

  • On the job training
  • Health/Dental/Vision
  • Health Savings Account with a company contribution
  • Uniforms supplied by company
  • Company provided LTD/Life Insurance
  • Employee Assistance Program
  • Receive On call pay
  • PTO & Holiday Pay – accrue up to 9 days of PTO in the first year
  • 401(k) eligibility after 6 months of employment
  • And more!

Mid-States Utility Trailer Sales, Inc. is an equal opportunity employer