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Horton Truck Service

Located just outside of downtown Jacksonville, FL, Horton Truck Service has a long history of serving our customers since the 1940s. Horton Truck Service is a full service heavy-duty vehicle repair center specializing in alignments, brakes, suspension, steering, and air conditioning for semi-trucks and trailers, fire trucks, buses, dump trucks, refuse trucks, construction equipment, pick-up trucks, RVs, and more. It is also home to our industrial brake lining operations.

Contact Information

Hours: Monday-Friday, 7:30 AM – 5:30 PM

Phone Number: (904) 388-1488
Toll Free: (800) 262-1820
Fax: (904) 381-5942

Email: ContactHorton@TruckServiceInc.com

Address: 2525 West Beaver Street, Jacksonville, Florida 32254

General Manager: Harold Hollingsworth
Service Advisor: Matt Cartwright
Shop Foreman: Leonard Burnette

How Can We Help?

Heavy-Duty Vehicle Technician

Position is Day Shift, Monday – Friday.

Position Details

Our Heavy-Duty Vehicle Technicians primary responsibilities include inspection, diagnosing and repair heavy-duty vehicle suspension, brakes, steering systems.  Additional responsibilities may include DOT inspections, alignments, and preventive maintenance (oil and filter change).  The typical types of vehicles are Class 3-8 trucks (semi’s, fire trucks, dump trucks, box trucks, etc), buses, recreational vehicles, trailers and pick-up trucks.  Safe working conditions, no nights or weekends, competitive hourly pay plus incentives (no flat-rate pay), drug-free workplace.


  • Previous experience as a heavy-duty truck technician, mechanic, or other related fields
  • CDL license or willing and able to obtain (Paid for by us!)
  • ASE certifications or willing to obtain
  • Knowledge of diagnostic and repair equipment
  • Strong mechanical aptitude and troubleshooting skills
  • Deadline and detail-oriented
  • Driver’s License (Required)
  • United States work authorization (Required)
  • GED, High School Degree, or College Degree (NOT REQUIRED)


  • Health insurance
  • Dental insurance
  • Vision insurance
  • Retirement plan
  • Paid time off

U-Bolt Bend Types

We offer 4 types of U-bolt bends. Please refer to the image below to determine which bend you need.