Current Opportunities

Forklift Mechanic

Position Summary

As a Forklift Mechanic, you will repair and maintain electric and propane industrial lift trucks, pallet jacks, scissor lifts, and/or cherry pickers. You will follow manuals and use hand tools, power tools, and knowledge of electrical, power transmission, brake, and other mechanical systems.

Key Responsibilities

  • Manage the repairs, including monitoring and trending, troubleshooting and repairs and preventative maintenance
  • Conduct preventive maintenance (PM’s) within manufacturer’s guidelines/specifications and established timelines to include oil changes, filter changes, calibration of equipment, belts changes, inspections, adjustments, lubrication, etc.
  • Responsible for logging time and materials into computerized maintenance management system
  • Required to interpret and understand plans and specifications, schematics, operating and maintenance manuals
  • Assist the Battery Technicians by assisting in battery charger repairs, battery changes for MHE (materials handling equipment), repair of plugs and tips of batteries and chargers, watering and washing batteries, acid spill clean up

Key Skills and Competencies

  • Working knowledge of AC/DC electrical systems as they pertain to the preventative maintenance, troubleshooting, and repair of Powered Industrial Trucks (PIT’s)
  • Knowledge of mechanical systems including transmissions, drive units, differentials, braking systems, internal combustion motors, telescopic masts, reach mechanisms, steering systems, suspension systems, etc.

Qualifications

  • High School Diploma or equivalent
  • Experience with Crown, Raymond, and Toyota PIT’s, preferred
  • Experience logging work orders and PM's into computerized tracking systems

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Camp Hill Service Center: Forklift Mechanic


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