C&S Wholesale Grocers, Inc. Mechanic Apprentice in Hatfield, Massachusetts

Company Overview

C&S Wholesale Grocers, Inc. , based in Keene, NH, is the largest wholesale grocery supply company in the U.S. and the industry leader in supply chain innovation. Founded in 1918 as a supplier to independent grocery stores, C&S now services customers of all sizes, supplying more than 6,000 independent supermarkets, chain stores, military bases, and institutions with over 150,000 different products. At C&S, We Select the Best® – those with the motivation, pride, and drive to succeed in our fast-paced world.

Working Safely is a Condition of Employment at C&S Wholesale Grocers, Inc. C&S Wholesale Grocers is proud to be an Equal Opportunity and Affirmative Action employer, and considers qualified applicants without regard to race, color, creed, religion, ancestry, national origin, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, age, disability, veteran status or any other protected factor under federal, state or local law.

Position Overview

As a Fleet Mechanic Apprentice , you will support mechanics as they diagnose, adjust, repair or overhaul fleet vehicles (tractor/trailer) and perform preventive maintenance.

Responsibilities

  • Inspect brake systems, steering mechanisms, wheel bearings and other important parts to ensure that they are in proper operating condition.

  • Perform brake system repairs, suspension maintenance and structural damage repairs as well as performing routine maintenance and regulatory compliance.

  • Test drive trucks to diagnose malfunctions or to ensure they are working properly.

  • Raise trucks and heavy parts or equipment using hydraulic jacks and hoists.

  • Inspect and verify dimensions and clearances of parts to ensure conformance to factory specifications and adjust protective guards, loose bolts and specified safety devices.

  • Use hand tools such as screwdrivers, pliers, wrenches, pressure gauges and precision instruments, pneumatic wrenches, lathes, welding equipment, jacks and hoists.

Qualifications

  • Working toward a High School Diploma or equivalent

  • Working toward a Vocational training certification

  • Good attention to detail; ability to problem solve

  • Good communication skills

Requisition ID 11005

Company C&S Wholesale Grocers, Inc.

Category Transportation

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