Trailer Mechanic - Sioux City

Job Title: Trailer Mechanic

Schedule: Tuesday – Friday, 1:30pm – Midnight

Location: 5220 Harbor Drive – Sioux City, IA

Inquiries:  Phone: (712) 252-0724

                  Toll Free: (800) 369-2653


Mid-States Utility Trailer Sales, Inc., one of the largest semi-trailer dealers in the U.S. today, is now hiring 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 promote 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

Job Type: Full-time

Pay: $20.00 - $33.00 per hour


  • 401(k)
  • 401(k) matching
  • Dental insurance
  • Employee assistance program
  • Health insurance
  • Health savings account
  • Life insurance
  • Paid time off
  • Vision insurance


  • 10 hour shift
  • 4x10

Supplemental pay types:

  • Bonus pay
  • Signing bonus


  • Mechanic: 1 year (Preferred)
  • Heavy equipment operation: 1 year (Preferred)
  • Mechanical knowledge: 1 year (Preferred)

Work Location: One location