Vehicle Interior Tech

Location: Memphis, TN
Date Posted: 02-09-2018
D/T Carson Enterprises Inc. offers an array of solutions for transformational needs. Our company specializes in bus remanufacturing, interior rehabs, accident and fire repair, rail repair and rehab, and alternative fuel conversations.
JOB TITLE: Vehicle Interior Technician DATE REVISED: 10/9/2017
REPORTS TO: Production Supervisor Department:  
Essential Responsibilities
The Mechanic Interior Technician, under the direction of the Production Supervisor, assesses, inspects, adjusts, and or repairs and overhauls interior workings for transit vehicles such as: buses, vans, trollies, trams and automotive vehicles. Responsibilities also include the installation and repair of interior components and accessories, including but not limited to: siding, windows, doors, vents, floor coverings and panels. May specialize in maintaining simple electrical needs as well as repairing interior components.
Specific Responsibilities
  • Plans work procedure.
  • Removes used flooring and wooden support.
  • Prepares floor for installation or replacement of floor coverings by cleaning, sanding, and filling.
  • Loads, unloads, and carries floor covering materials and equipment.
  • Prepares, measures, trims, cements, installs, and stretches resilient floor coverings.
  • May install floor coverings on ramps and steps, using such materials as nonslip floor covering.
  • Raises vehicle, with hydraulic jack or hoist, to gain access to mechanical units bolted to underside of vehicle.
  • Removes unit such as engine, transmission, or differential, brakes values and front and rear suspension.
  • Disassembles unit and inspects parts for wear.
  • Repairs or replaces parts such as pistons, rods, gears, valves, and bearings.
  • Overhauls or replaces, blowers, generators, starters, alternators and A/C components.
  • Rewires ignition system, lights, and instrument panel.
  • Relines and adjusts brakes, aligns front end, repairs or replaces shock absorbers, and solders leaks in radiator.
  • Mends damaged body and fenders by hammering out or filling in dents and welding broken parts.
  • Replaces and adjusts headlights, and installs and repairs accessories such as radios, heaters, mirrors, windshield wipers, and windshields.
  • Remove damaged exterior panels, and repair and replace structural frame members
  • Open and close doors, windows, and drawers to test their operation, trimming edges to fit as necessary
  • Reset hardware, using chisels, mallets, and screwdrivers
  • Keeps Production Supervisor appraised of work progress
  • Performs various additional duties as assigned
Required Qualifications
  • Minimum 2 years’ experience installing/repairing interior vehicle components
  • Prior technical experience in carpentry and electrical highly desired
  • Prior mechanical experience
  • Knowledge of hand held tools
  • Ability to multitask and complete tasks efficiently and in a timely manner
  • Capability to work in a fast pace environment
Must be able to:
  • Ability to stand, walk, bend, crawl, reach overhead, kneel, balance, push, pull, and lift items weighing up to 50 pounds
  •  May work for extended periods on hands and knees, on wooden or concrete floor
  • Will stoop and crouch repeatedly. Requires manual dexterity and strength
  • May climb ladders, steps and scaffolding on a daily basis
After your probation period is completed all full time employees of D/T Carson Enterprises Inc. will be offered excellent benefits such as:
  • Medical
  • Dental / Vision
  • Long and Short Disability
  • Life Insurance
  • 401K Benefits w a company match
  • Tuition Reimbursement
We are an equal opportunity employer and welcome applications from all suitably qualified persons regardless of their race, sex, disability, religion/belief, sexual orientation or age. If you require a reasonable accommodation to a known disability, are a qualified applicant or employee and if it will not impose an, “undue hardship” on the operation of the business, please notify a member of the Human Resources staff and a reasonable accommodation will be made.
We are drug free workplace that conducts pre-employment physicals and drug screenings. We are regulated by the department of transportation and will be conducting random drug testing at regular intervals.
Application Process
You may apply for a position with D/T Carson Enterprises using one of the following methods:
Option 1: Apply directly online:
Option 2: Schedule your interview directly with our corporate recruiter via phone or email
  • 800-300-3751  /
Option 3: We also accept walk in’s Monday through Friday from 8:00 AM to 3:00 PM on site at:
  • 1376 N. Watkins St., Memphis, TN 38108
D/T Carson Enterprises, Inc. reserves the right to amend or alter this job description at any time at the discretion of the company.
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