HEB: Trailer Technician I in Houston, TX


Opportunity Title: Trailer Technician I
Location: Houston, TX

Closed Date: May 13, 2017
Job ID: 16024009


H‑E‑B began with one store in 1905, nestled in Kerrville in the heart of the Texas Hill Country. They have always believed in the value of hard work and the importance of taking care of people. And they have always dreamed big. They hire great people, offer Customers the best service and sell only the freshest, safest products. Moreover, they always look for great products for today and tomorrow, and make sure to give Customers low prices with the best value.

They believe in hiring from within and provide career progression opportunities for all of their partners.  They highly value and understand all of the great skills that veterans can provide for their team.

Job Description

Essential Functions and  Process Responsibilities:

– Perform all responsibilities of Associate Trailer Technician
– Assists in basic to mid-range diagnostics and troubleshooting
– Perform with basic repairs, preventative maintenance and replacements in his/her specific classification
– Operates with basic tooling
– Must meet HEB driving qualifications
– May work with others in an apprentice style environment
– Assists in minor trailer repairs, repairs and replaces lights, adjusting brakes, repair of air leaks, repairs and replaces interior plywood, repairs scuff liner
– Performs basic welding
– Repairs and replaces wheels/tires
– Performs all safety sensitive trailer repairs with some degree of Trainer assistance depending on tech-s experience
– Must be able to work in a team environment

Experience and Education Preferred

– High School or equivalent education (preferred)
– 1 year of applicable experience
– Ability to read schematic diagrams preferred
– Familiar with general preventative maintenance and safety procedures preferred
– Complete 3rd party training
– Must hold OEM/ASE certification in: Brakes
– Must hold a basic welding certification
– Must hold a 3rd party Tire certification
– Must possess tools associated with job
– Must possess a current CDL
– Possess skill set to use fabricating tools

– Possess welding skills needed to do trailer repair

– Possess electrical skill set to be able to diagnose shorts and repair issue
– Must hold current DOT certification

Physical and Other Requirements

– Must be able to lift 100 lbs and carry a distance of 5 ft
– Must be able to work sitting, standing, stooping, bending, or in a prone position
– Must be able to work with hands over head
– Must be able to climb and work from a ladder


All applicants must meet NextOp’s minimum program requirements:

  • Post 9/11 Veteran
  • Honorable Discharge
  • Able to pass a Background Check and Drug Screening
  • Have a Valid Drivers License and Driving Record
  • E-7 and Below



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