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Headquartered in Louisville, KY and ranked among the top carriers in the U.S., Mercer Transportation Co., Inc. (Mercer) has earned a reputation as one of the nation’s leading owner operator companies. For over forty years, Mercer has built a family on the foundation of honesty, professional freedom, and experience.


What does a Mercer Transportation Vehicle Qualification Associate Do?
Conduct vehicle safety inspections of new and used commercial motor vehicles in accordance with federal regulations and state law.  You will ensure all trucks and trailers operated by our drivers are safe and Department of Transportation compliant.


Shift: Monday through Friday, 8am-5pm
Pay: $15.50/hr


Job duties often include:
-Performs truck inspections in accordance with federal regulations.
-Performs truck inspection orientations for all new contractors/agents/employees.
-Notifies contractors of repair options if needed.
-Receives copies of Dept. of Transportation inspections, audits them, signs a copy to send back to the state and makes a copy to send to the log department.
-Performs data entry and files inspections and maintenance reports and maintains those files.
-Must be able to maneuver in and around vehicles and chassis
-Ability to stand, walk, bend and stoop frequently.

You are expected to work within a system designed to handle drivers from the orientation process through the duration of their contract with Mercer regarding inspections. This system often requires the management of hundreds of truckers a year and working with our recruiters through orientation and maintaining paperwork in the drivers’ files.

Education Requirements: High School Diploma or equivalent.
Other Requirements: Valid driver’s license


Compensation and Benefits:
As a Mercer employee, you, your spouse and children, can use our free health care clinic at no cost to you!
Mercer offers competitive salaries and comprehensive benefits programs provided to all eligible employees; paid vacation, holidays and sick leave, medical/dental/vision insurance, life insurance, long & short-term disability, 401K Plan and voluntary optional dental/vision/short-term disability insurances.

May be subject to the following screening requirements: Motor Vehicle, Drug Screen, Criminal Background Check, Financial Background Check.

Equal Employment Opportunity:
We are an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer. We are dedicated to a policy of non-discrimination in employment on the basis of race, color, religion, sex, national origin, age, sexual orientation, genetic information, or mental and/or physical disability.

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