Tire Repairer

Location: Fort Bliss, Texas
Technica is recruiting for a Tire Repairer to work on a Government contract with a place of performance based out of Ft. Bliss, TX.
Job duties include, but are not limited to:
  • Repairs damaged tires of automobiles, trucks, and other commercial and military vehicles.
  • Raises vehicle using hydraulic jack, and unbolts wheel using lug wrench; removes wheel from vehicle by hand or, when repairing oversize tires of heavy equipment, by use of power hoist.
  • Locates puncture in tubeless tire by visual inspection or by immersing inflated tire in water bath and observing air bubbles emerging from puncture, and seals puncture in tubeless tire by inserting adhesive material and expanding rubber plug into puncture, using hand tools.
  • Separates tubed tire from wheel, using rubber mallet and metal bar or mechanical tire changer, removes inner tube from tire and inspects tire casing for defects.
  • Reassembles tire onto wheel, and places wheel on balancing machine to determine counterweights required to balance wheel, hammers required counterweights onto rim of wheel.
  • Performs other duties assigned.
  • TIA Tire Certification preferred
  • Minimum 1 year experience
  • Must have High School diploma or equivalent.
  • Must be able to obtain a forklift license.
  • Must be able to read, write, and speak English.
  • Must be able to work in a team environment including working in hot, dusty, windy areas.
  • Must be able to stand or sit for prolonged periods of time.
  • Must be able to pick up and movement items within a 50 lbs. restriction.
  • Must be capable of using and understanding Personal Protective Equipment (PPE).
Technica is an Equal Opportunity Employer and VEVRAA Federal Contractor

Technica recognizes the value of diversity in our workplace and is committed to equal opportunity.  Technica provides fair and equal employment opportunity for all employees and job applicants without regard to race, color, religion, gender, age, national origin, ancestry, sexual orientation, sexual preference, partnership status, gender identity, disability, genetic information, and protected veteran status, status of participation in the U.S. Armed Services, or other status protected by federal, state or local law. Technica hires and promotes individuals solely on the basis of their qualifications for the job to be filled.  

Technica reasonably accommodates qualified individuals with disabilities to enable them to receive equal employment opportunity and/or perform the essential functions of the job, unless the accommodation would impose an undue hardship to the Company. This applies to all applicants and employees.  Please tell us if you require a reasonable accommodation to apply for a job or to perform your job. Examples of reasonable accommodation include making a change to the application process or work procedures, providing documents in an alternate format, using a sign language interpreter, or using specialized equipment.

Technica encourages women, minorities, individuals with disabilities, and members or veterans of the U.S. Armed Services to apply.

Technica offers paid time off, health, dental, vision, short-term disability, long-term disability, life insurance benefits, and 401(k) options to all full-time employees. 

This position description is subject to change at any time. Only persons submitting applications through Technica’s on-line application process will be considered for employment.
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