TRAC Intermodal

  • Service Center Utility Mechanic

    Job Locations US-IL-Chicago
    # of Openings Remaining
  • Overview

    The Utility Mechanic will operate forklifts and UTR’s, cut scrap chassis, perform removal of tires, sort and grade tires, and assist Mechanics with routine mechanical repairs on chassis and forklifts.  In this role, you will need to learn and utilize all safety rules and TRAC policies and procedures. TRAC offers competative pay, an excellent benefits package with health insurance that starts on day one of employment. This is a junior level Mechanic position that offers opportunities to learn, grow and advance.  Apply today to find out more about this excellent career opportunity! 


    • Use appropriate equipment, such as a forklift or UTR, to move or reposition chassis
    • Safely handle chassis, tires and other items engaged with the appropriate lift device
    • Flame cut scrap chassis
    • Generate and communicate written documentation related to cutting chassis, tire inventories, chassis and axles
    • Communicate with management about workload requirements
    • Clearly and accurately document backlog of work and inventory issues
    • Follow industry and company safety rules, policies and procedures
    • This position will work outdoors for extended periods of time
    • Handle in bound and out bound interchanges
    • General clean up duties around the facility
    • Review written plans and execute according to the stated standards
    • Strictly adhere to all safety rules


    • High School Diploma or GED
    • Experience operating forklift devices, UTR’s and yard trucks
    • Must have experience with flame cutting and other various mechanical tools
    • Experience working with oxygen / fuel gas cutting gear / pneumatic and electric impact tools / pneumatic and electric grinders required
    • Must have Forklift and UTR Certification or be able to obtain one
    • Must be able to read and write legibly
    • Must work well within a process-oriented team atmosphere
    • Must be able to meet deadlines, prioritize workloads and handle multiple tasks
    • This position may require periodic support of other local TRAC Maintenance and Repair activities

    More About Us

    Are you looking for a career with an industry leader? Have big ideas that deserve to be heard? A career at TRAC offers a rewarding opportunity to be part of a growing, evolving and ever-improving organization. TRAC Intermodal is North America’s leading intermodal transportation equipment provider and chassis pool manager serving international shippers. The company's operations include long-term leasing and short-term rentals of the chassis in our fleet. We also provide pool/fleet management services and are a leader in providing chassis solutions to the intermodal industry that are designed to increase supply chain efficiency, control costs and promote safety. Based in Princeton New Jersey, TRAC Intermodal is opening new locations across North America, experiencing impressive growth and embracing change. With the acquisition of Interstar Fleet Services and partnership with StreetTurn’s Intermodal Data Hub, we continue to expand our service offerings and create new career opportunities. If you want to work with a company whose people live its values every day, consider a career with TRAC Intermodal.


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