Alta Equipment Company Forklift PM Mechanic in Zeeland, Michigan
Forklift PM Mechanic
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Come work for one of the largest equipment dealers in North America! Are you a Technician/Mechanic with auto, forklift and industrial equipment repair experience? If so, then we want you on our team!
Technicians are at the backbone of our organization; therefore, we provide them with the tools and resources to be successful:
Company truck (parked at home each day)
Company fuel card
Paid time off
Outstanding benefits package (BCBS PPO, Delta Dental and EyeMed Vision, plus much more!)
401(k) with match
We are currently looking for a full time Forklift PM Technician for our Zeeland, MI Branch. The primary responsibilities of the position consist of, but are not limited to:
Performing preventative maintenance on customer forklifts and other material handling equipment
Inspect and report deficiencies on all forms of customer equipment at customer site
Completing each job in a timely, efficient and professional manner
Providing exceptional customer service
Work and manage workloads independently
Proper completion and submission of all required paperwork
Forklift PM Technicians are responsible for company vehicle and on-board parts inventory
Performs other duties as assigned
Consistent, regular, and reliable attendance including being ready for work at the designated start time
Desired Skills and Qualifications:
Previous mechanic repair experience (forklift, heavy equipment, diesel, automotive) including experience in the Military, Guard or Reserve with an MOS or NEC code of 63B, 63H, 63S, 63W, 63Y, 91B, 91H, 91L, 91M or CM
Strong working knowledge of electric and liquid propane units
Excellent mechanical aptitude
Possess own tools
Computer programs - HYPASS, Hyster TKC training software and Hyster contact management system
Language Skills - Intermediate: Ability to read and interpret documents such as safety rules, operating and maintenance instructions, and procedure manuals. Ability to write routine reports and correspondence. Ability to speak effectively before groups of customers or employees of the organization.
Mathematical Skills - Basic: Ability to add and subtract two-digit numbers and to multiply and divide with 10\'s and 100\'s. Ability to perform these operations using units of American money and weight measurement, volume, and distance.
Reasoning Ability - Intermediate: Ability to apply common sense understanding to carry out instructions furnished in written, oral, or diagram form. Ability to deal with problems involving several concrete variables in standardized situations.
Physical Demands/Work Environment:
Physical/Sensory Functions: Regularly will stand, walk, use hands, reach with hands; Frequently will talk/hear; Occasionally will sit, climb or balance, stoop, kneel, crouch or crawl.
Vision: No special vision requirements.
Lift and/or Move Functions: Regularly will lift up to 10 pounds; Frequently will lift 11 to 25 pounds; Occasionally will lift from 26 to 100 plus pounds
Work Environment: Regularly will work near movi g