Security/Trailer Inspector - Mexico Cross Border Services
Location: Laredo, TX
Responsible for maintaining an overall safe and secure work environment at the Landstar Mexico Operations facility and yard (LMO).This will be done by inspecting, maintaining, documenting, and communicating all defects and security breaches regarding Landstar owned equipment or facilities.Conducting ongoing Security and Safety education to our facility employees, agents, BCOs, vendors and carriers will be key to long term success.
ESSENTIAL DUTIES and RESPONSIBILITIES include the following:
Maintain complete, accurate and up to date trailer information in Landstar's TIMS system
Communicate trailer arrival information with appropriate facility personnel
Inspect trailers for DOT compliance, signs of wear and mechanical defects
Locate and inspect trailing units for satellite tracking device and defects
Document and communicate defects regarding equipment to Landstar's approved maintenance vendor
Maintain complete, accurate and up to date equipment yard inventory
Maintain complete, accurate and up to date inspection reports
Complete a Safety/Security Walk Through as prescribed, document and report defects to management
Maintain a functional camera operations system
Maintain the safety/security of the fence and building perimeter
Other duties may be assigned.
Proficient in Excel and Internet
Working knowledge of iSeries/400, Access, Outlook and PowerPoint, preferred
Problem solving/analytical skills
Excellent organizational skills
Must be a self-starter, able to prioritize and work with little supervision
Ability to work under pressure and meet deadlines
Attention to detail and ability to follow directions and instructions
Excellent oral and written communication skills
Basic mechanical ability
Ability to work in damp atmosphere
Ability to repeatedly lift 50 lbs. overhead
Ability to repeatedly enter/exit Landstar equipment
Powered Industrial Truck Certified
Regular and timely attendance is also an essential job function
Compliance with 49 CFR Part 396.19 of the Federal Motor Carrier Safety Regulations in order to perform an Annual Inspection
Compliance with 49 CFR Park 369.25 of the Federal Motor Carrier Safety Regulations in order to perform brake inspections and adjustments.
DOT/FMCSA Inspector Certification
Familiarity with CTPAT rules and regulations
EDUCATION and/or EXPERIENCE
High School Diploma and State of Texas Level II Security License required; one to three years previous experience in trailer mechanics and inspection, a must. DOT/FMCSA certification preferred.
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- Pay Type Hourly
- Landstar Transportation Logistics, 601 Vidal Cantu Road, Laredo, Texas, United States of America