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Reading Truck Group- Maintenance Technician

Claremore, OK, USA Req #2650
Monday, April 26, 2021

Reading Truck Group is seeking a 2nd shift Maintenance Mechanic to join our team. The Maintenance Mechanic is responsible for ensuring operation of machinery and mechanical equipment by completing preventive maintenance requirements on all production equipment including all fabrication equipment mechanical and hydraulic, conveyor systems, welding machines, liquid paint systems. We are a leading manufacturer, distributor and fleet sales expert of premium truck bodies with commercial upfit for vocational markets nationwide. We strive for a pioneering attitude and a focused commitment to innovation in all we do.

2nd shift hours- Mon-Thurs 4:30 PM - 3:00 AM, Overtime as needed. **Will train on first shift**

- Direct Hire Opportunity

- Benefits available after 30 days

- Matching 401(k) company contribution

- Paid Holidays start immediately

- 80 hours of vacation annually, prorated amount will apply during year of hire

- Employee discounts with major National retailers

- Company paid short and long term disability, ADD, and life insurance policy

Find our WHY Reading is THE place to work in Claremore.


The ability to follow diagrams, prints, sketches operations manuals and engineering specifications

Responsible for observing and troubleshooting malfunctions

Must be able to install machinery/equipment, assembling or repairing wiring, electronic and electrical components, pluming, piping, hydraulic and pneumatic systems

Responsible for repairing and or replacing defective or faulty equipment parts using hand tools and power tools

Must be able to weld (ex. mig, stick/ flux core as well as fit and cut metals/aluminum

Provides emergency unscheduled repairs which may require overtime and some weekends

Provides regular preventative maintenance on machines and equipment

Will be responsible for facility snow removal

Must follow all OSHA safety standards in all work that is performed, (Lock Out Tag Out)

Employee must be able to recognize their individual obligations to conduct themselves with due regard not only for their own safety but for the safety of their fellow employees.

Additional training may be required depending on the job assignment.

Ability to diagnose equipment and systems

Basic industrial electrical knowledge

Must be able to properly use a cutting torch

Ability to read and follow prints

Ability to accurately read all types of measuring devices

Preferred former plumbing experience

Familiarity using “Copper” and “PVC piping”

Ability to operate a fork truck/power worker

Must be able to successfully pass the standard written and riding forklift test

Ability to work off ladders and a high lift


High School Diploma or GED preferred

Willing to work overtime and varied shift assignments as required

5+ years Industrial Maintenance experience
Ability to work without supervision
Must own tools


Work occurs primarily on production floor in non-temperature controlled environment

Reference Physical Work Task Analysis

Other details

  • Job Family Reading Truck Group
  • Pay Type Hourly
  • Claremore, OK, USA