Position: TRUCK AND TRAILER MECHANIC - Re advertised.


Deadline: 15 Oct 2019.
Date posted: 01 Oct 2019.

Location:Dar es Salaam.


Job Summary

On behalf of our happy client, we are looking for a Truck and Trailer Mechanic responsible for performing preventative maintenance and general repairs on truck and trailer units as per the company standards.


  • Diagnose and repair trucks and trailers, including preventative maintenance, inspections, repair brakes, tires, overhaul and engine rebuilds, etc. with safety as the top priority
  • Identify, diagnosis, and resolve trucks and trailers any related issues, eg. Speedometer, power steering, starter, alternator, etc
  • Diagnose and repair trailer components such as doors, floors and side panels
  • Perform preventive maintenance on trucks and trailers including routine technical repairs and completing repair orders
  • Remain technically proficient in all areas including truck, trailer, tire, and basic parts administration
  • Use effective interpersonal skills to maintain positive working relationships with team members, all company personnel and external vendors
  • Utilize appropriate resources, such as the parts manual and computer, service bulletins and other resources to research problems, determine most effective and efficient method for repair and locate parts
  • Abide by all company policies and safety rules and assist in maintaining a clean, safe work environment
  • Identify opportunities for continuous improvement and take appropriate actions, recommend process changes, and initiate improvements
  • Be a positive role model for all team members providing support and enthusiasm; creating a professional, positive work environment.


  • Bachelor's degree in Mechanics or any related technical school certification
  • Minimum of 5 years of relevant experience in truck and trailer repairs
  • Valid driving license preferred
  • Excellent interpersonal skills with the ability to interact and communicate effectively over the phone and face to face
  • Building solid working relationships with team members, all company employees and vendors
  • Use effective time management techniques and demonstrate the ability to prioritize and multi task without negatively impacting performance
  • Must be able to effectively and accurately complete detailed work with a sense of urgency
  • Always keeping safety at the forefront and demonstrating safe operating procedures
  • Demonstrate the ability to anticipate and evaluate problems and situations and draw logical conclusions to make successful repairs
  • Ability to maintain composure and react professionally during periods of stress
  • Must be self motivated and able and willing to work independently while motivating team efforts
  • Demonstrate diagnostic and troubleshooting competency relating to equipment repairs
  • Ability to clearly communicate in English, both verbally and written

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