Trailer Mechanic - Semi Trailer

03 Apr 2024


We are hiring in Bayshore NY & Trenton NJ

Talay Trailers is a family owned and operated Semi Trailer rental, leasing, sales and repair company with over 50 years in the business. We are looking for hard working trailer technicians and trailer prep personnel. We work on our own rental fleet of 4000 trailers. We also service multiple other companies with all their trailer needs including mobile service.

Talay is looking for the following:

Road / Mobile mechanics, (normal business hours)

In shop Trailer mechanics, mechanical, brakes, suspension, electrical, abs, and body. Any repairs that can be related to a trailer.

In shop tank repair trailer mechanic. Training in tanker repairs is available. However, you must have trailer repair and fabrication experience already

Body prep, painters to paint trailers.

Trailer Technician and Mobile Technicians

Be on time ready to work

Must have their own tools

CDL A – Preferred but not required

Pay Rate is calculated by experience

Electrical diagnosis experience

ABS diagnosis and repairs

Welding and fabrication

Be able to repair trailer body damage

Be able to repair suspension, chassis and frame components

Understand and repair an air brake system and brake components.

Be able to perform FHWA inspection and PMI services

Problem solving

Ability to lift heavy objects

Willing to work outside

Must work clean and safe

Must be able to perform all work adhering to DOT and OSHA guidelines

Must work with proper PPE

Mobile Technicians must be willing to travel and work in all conditions

We only work on trailer, we do not work on tractors

Mobile Technicians will be responsible to keep their truck clean and organized to a company standard

Must be a driven individual, possessing a positive attitude, good work ethic, and someone who strives to learn and improve their skill level.

Trailer body prep/painters

Be on time ready to work

Painting experience preferred not required. We will train if needed

Paint work is done with paint brushes and paint cans, you will not be painting a complete trailer

No tools needed

The ability to climb ladders and paint at the same time

Remove decals and decal glue from a trailer

The ability to follow instructions

Be involved in keeping the shop environment clean

Will be involved in other projects to improve the shop environment

Must work clean and safe

Be able to work with proper PPE

You will have the ability to be trained to advance in the company to a technician if you fit the qualifications

Must be a driven individual, possessing a positive attitude, good work ethic, and someone who strives to learn and improve their skill level.

What will Talay do for you

Positive work environment





Profit sharing



Opportunity for grown and advancement

Competitive pay

Normal business hours Monday – Friday


Stable company with strong roots