Job Title:

Forklift Technician

Job Division:
TransTechs - Fleet Technician
Posting #:

Job Summary:

Forklift Technician


Shift: 1st, Mon. – Fri.

Pay: $24 – $28 per hour, depending on experience


LAUNCH TransTechs is looking for skilled Material Handling/Forklift Mechanic to be accountable for repairing customer’s material handling equipment including forklifts, pallet jacks and floor scrubbers.


Forklift Mechanic Responsibilities:

  • Repair electric forklifts, pallet jacks and tenant floor scrubbers which are liquid propane; All Electric, Sit down, standing, riding and walking pallet jacks, Cat, Crown, industrial battery.
  • Diagnosing, rebuilding and repairing material handling equipment, while completing the necessary documentation for those repairs and maintenance.
  • Maintain PM compliance along with troubleshooting and repairing all MHE equipment.
  • Following all company policies and procedures, particularly those involving safety.
  • Completing each repair job in a timely, efficient, and professional manner.
  • Documenting all job information, including time, job code and repair code.
  • Managing your workload effectively.
  • Any other duties as assigned


Qualified Candidates For The Forklift Mechanic Position Will Have Met The Following:

  • Must possess a valid driver’s license
  • Completion of a technical school or equivalent is preferred.
  • Equivalent of High School Diploma or GED.
  • Minimum 3 +yrs. related maintenance & repairs experience.
  • Excellent verbal, written communication and interpersonal skills.
  • Acceptable motor vehicle record in compliance with Department of Transportation regulations.
  • Must provide your own hand tools.
  • Must pass pre-employment drug screen and background check.

All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, disability, or veteran status.