Mechanic Apprentice at XPO Logistics, Inc.

Posted in General Business 2 days ago.

Type: Full-Time
Location: Santa Fe Springs, California





Job Description:

Solutions driven success.

XPO is a top ten global provider of transportation services, with a highly integrated network of people, technology and physical assets. At XPO Logistics, we look for employees who like a challenge and can communicate effectively in all situations. We want to leverage your skills and years of experience to drive positive results while ensuring a bright future for yourself and XPO. If you're looking for a growth opportunity, join us at XPO.

Pay, benefits and more.


  • Pay starts at $24.57/hour

  • Full health insurance on day one

  • Life and disability insurance

  • Earn up to 13 days PTO over the course of your first year

  • 9 paid company holidays

  • 401(k) option with company match

  • Employee stock purchase plan

  • Education assistance

What you will do on a typical day:


  • Perform routine maintenance functions and adjustments on all types of class 7 and 8 diesel equipment, forklifts, and trailing equipment, in compliance with the manufacturers and company schedules

  • Apply knowledge and work in accordance with DOT, Environmental Protection Agency (EPA), Interstate Authority, Occupational Safety and Health Administration (OSHA) and other rules and regulations as required

  • Access any area of the equipment or vehicle to perform necessary maintenance, including inspecting and performing work in, on or under parts of vehicles and trailers

  • Repair or rebuild all or part of equipment systems

  • Conduct safety inspections of equipment and prepare safety documentation

  • Move trailers throughout the property

  • Operate a hostler in all types of weather; safely walk and stand for extended periods of time


What you need to succeed at XPO:

At a minimum, you will need:


  • 1 year of experience in general heavy truck repair, automotive repair, or equipment repair; equivalent trade school/technical school time may be applied toward this requirement

  • Your own technician hand tools required for tractor/trailer and forklift repairs and maintenance

  • A valid driver's license

  • Availability to work a variety of shifts, including days, evenings, and weekends


It would be great if you also have:

  • Previous or current ASE certifications

  • Basic computer skills

  • Basic welding skills such as Oxy/Acetylene, ARC and MIG


This job requires the ability to:

  • Lift objects of various shapes, sizes, and weights up to 50 lbs. frequently and greater than 75 lbs. occasionally

  • Reach (including above your head), bend, climb, push, pull, twist, squat and kneel

  • Walk and stand for extended periods of time on a loading dock that is not climate-controlled and may be slippery or in various locations that may be outside


Be part of something big.

We are proud to be an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer. Qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, sex, disability, veteran or other protected status.

All applicants who receive a conditional offer of employment may be required to take and pass a pre-employment drug test.

The above statements are not an exhaustive list of all required responsibilities, duties and skills for this job classification.

Review XPO's candidate privacy statement here.





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