Opperman & Son, Inc. is a family owned and operated business in Healdsburg for over 50 years.
An icon in the heavy duty truck industry selling and servicing previously owned equipment. Our facility is located on 8 acres in the midst of Healdsburg's wine country. We are a full service center offering new and used heavy duty parts, body shop, repair shop, welding shop as well as truck and trailer sales.
We have been in business for over 50 years in Sonoma County and on our fourth generation of family involvement, due to our commitment to honesty, quality, and customer satisfaction.
Here at Opperman & Son, we are committed to ensuring our employees feel like family. We offer competitive compensation, 401k and profit sharing plan, and health benefits.
Opperman & Son is one of the largest used equipment dealers on the west coast. Our goal is to handle our customer's needs full circle by selling new and used equipment; new and used parts; and service with our complete repair shop, welding shop, and body shop department. Our "R"-stamp DOT tank repair/inspection facility has allowed us to specialize in tank and trailer repair at our Healdsburg, CA location.
- Essential Duties and Responsibilities:
This position reports directly to the Service Manager. Primary responsibilities include supervising and directing the completion of shop repair orders. Repair and inspection of various types of cargo tanks, (ie: DOT 406 and MC 306). Duties include supervising and training in the use of acetylene and electrical equipment in the fabricating, welding, and cutting, of ferrous and non-ferrous metals in accordance with cargo tank regulations.
Supervising and directing the completion of shop repair orders
Enforce and follow all safety regulations and policies
Review plans with Management and agree on repairs to be made
Perform VKIP Inspections according to cargo tank regulations
Welded repair and pressure test on cargo tanks and required documentation
Lay out, fit, and fabricate metal components to assemble machinery frames, truck bodies, and pressure vessels.
Communicate with Management when repairs are needed beyond the original diagnosis
Maintain daily records of time spent on each piece of equipment through time cards
Provide completed Parts Requisitions to Back Counter Parts person for parts needed
Remove, cleans, repairs, reinstall and adjust all vehicle components upon completion
Maintain immediate shop area used to be clean and free from safety hazards
Replace all Company tools used to the proper storage area
Train employees in the use of acetylene and electrical equipment in the fabricating, welding, and cutting of various metals (aluminum, stainless, etc.)
Other duties as assigned
High School diploma or GED (Required)
Minimum of 3 years cargo tank repair experience (Preferred)
Minimum of 3 years shop supervision experience (Required)
Basic reading, writing, measurement, and arithmetic skills required
Adhere to all safety rules, including the handling of hazardous materials
Repeated walking, bending, stooping, crawling, balancing, kneeling, crouching, and use of stools and ladders.
Able to lift up to 75 pounds.
Work on feet (stand or walk) for the assigned work shift
Must be willing to work flexible hours, including weekends.
While performing the duties of this job the employee is exposed to moving mechanical parts, odors, and airborne particles.
Please email resume to Karah@oppermansales.com or fax# 707-431-2960