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Technician Apprenticeship

Learn a trade and grow your career for years to come at a family-owned company with nearly 50 years in the transportation industry!

Technician Apprenticeship

About The Job

Get paid to learn a career by joining our new apprenticeship program at Transport Services! 

Transport Services is seeking Technician Apprentices to join the outstanding Service Division at our Cleveland, Ohio branch. This is an exciting opportunity for motivated, hardworking, and mechanically inclined individuals looking to begin careers as Semi-Trailer Technicians.  Technician Apprentices will receive invaluable, on-going training from our highly talented and experienced Technicians through our formalized training program.  

Upon graduation from the apprenticeship, technicians will have the opportunity to continue training and honing their skills to advance to higher technician levels through our technician tier program.  Graduated technicians are also eligible to receive uncapped efficiency bonuses in addition to their hourly wage.

This is a full-time, first shift, hourly/non-exempt position starting at $18/hr.  The hours are 8am-4:30pm Monday to Friday.  The option to work four tens will be available upon graduation.  After you get some years of experience under your belt, and with a “work smarter, not harder” mentality, you can earn upwards of $80,000 or more each year as a Technician!

Experience/Skills Required:
  • Must provide own tools (these can be acquired while working through the program) 
  • Valid driver’s license with insurable driving record
  • Willing and able to perform rigorous manual labor tasks
  • Self-motivated
  • Hard-working
  • Reliable
  • Eager to learn
  • Works well with others
  • Must be able to read and write
  • Frequently move parts and/or materials weighing up to 50 lbs.
  • Must be able to bend
  • Must be able to use power tools
  • Must be 18 years or older to qualify

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The Location

The Cleveland Branch of Transport Services is our original branch and current Corporate Headquarters. TSI Cleveland was remodeled in 2017 and is equipped with a state-of-the-art workout facility with recently renovated locker rooms. Cleveland’s Service Division includes an 18-bay shop that provides maintenance and repair services for heavy duty trucks and semi trailers. The Service Division works in tandem with our on-site Lease-Rental, Sales, and Parts Divisions.
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The Team

At Transport Services our company culture defines us. We hire the right people, treat them like family, and set them up with the tools they need to succeed. Our passionate and hardworking team is our most valuable resource and our culture is defined by the passion that our employees embody. That passion drives our workforce. Without our hardworking employees, we are a business with no growth potential.
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Benefits of Working at Transport Services

  • A great company culture with career growth opportunities
  • Competitive pay based on experience
  • Paid vacation, personal time and holidays
  • A state-of-the-art workout facility with free access for employees
  • Excellent benefits including medical, dental, vision, company-matched 401k savings plan, long-term disability, life insurance, paid vacation, personal time, and holidays.
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Join the Transport Services Family

It’s about more than just great benefits. It’s a way of life built on our core values. At Transport Services, our culture defines us. We invest in what matters - hiring the right people, treating them like family, and setting them up to succeed. To apply: Email your resume to

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Location: TSI Cleveland - 10499 Royalton Road, North Royalton, OH 44133

Job Type: Full-time

Schedule: First shift

  • Monday - Friday | 8:00am - 4:30pm


  • High school or equivalent (Preferred)


  • Hourly/non-exempt
  • Pay based on experience

This Job Is:

  • A job for which military experienced candidates are encouraged to apply
  • A job for which all ages, including older job seekers, are encouraged to apply
  • Open to applicants who do not have a college diploma
  • A job for which people with disabilities are encouraged to apply

What Our Employees Are Saying

Danny | Service

Danny | Service

I realized quickly that this is somewhere I see myself working for a long time. The ownership and people who work here are just different. Employees are set up to succeed and work well together. I actually enjoy going to work.

Tommy | Sales

Tommy | Sales

The Owners take the time to learn about every employee who works here, and do more for their employees than anywhere else I have worked. The people here are like family. If you are looking for more than a job this is the place for you.

Equal Opportunity Employer

Transport Services, Inc. is an equal opportunity employer. Talent comes in many packages. People of all backgrounds, races, ages, etc. have very different but important skills. Diversity fosters a greater company culture for employees, better results for our customers, and improved business performance. It is the policy of the Transport Services, Inc. to provide equal employment opportunities to all employees and employment applicants without regard to unlawful considerations of race, religion, creed, color, national origin, sex, pregnancy, sexual orientation, gender identity, age, ancestry, physical or mental disability, genetic information, marital status or any other classification protected by applicable local, state or federal laws. This policy prohibits unlawful discrimination based on the perception that anyone has any of those characteristics or is associated with a person who has or is perceived as having any of those characteristics. This policy applies to all aspects of employment, including, but not limited to, hiring, job assignment, working conditions, compensation, promotion, benefits, scheduling, training, discipline and termination.

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