Shop Technician - Forklift Mechanic

Abel Womack Wallingford , CT 06492

Posted 2 months ago

Shop Technician / Forklift Repair

Wallingford, CT

Abel Womack seeks mechanically skilled, career-minded, customer-focused individuals to join our team. If you have strong mechanical and electrical knowledge and/or experience and want to work for a positive, established organization that values its great employees, then our Shop Technician position might be the opportunity for you!

Abel Womack will provide training to well-qualified applicants with strong mechanical and electrical aptitude. Our Shop Technicians evaluate and repair Raymond battery-powered lift trucks and other automated material handling equipment.

Successful applicants will be able to:

  • Effectively evaluate equipment; recommend and perform appropriate, cost-effective, quality repairs; and maintain a variety of industrial equipment.

  • Communicate regularly with team members, fleet coordinators, parts representatives, technical specialists, and transportation workers.

  • Submit electronic work orders efficiently and accurately using company provided tablet.

  • Accurately record time spent and parts used for each job.

  • Adhere to all safety regulations, company polices and customer safety/housekeeping guidelines.

  • Lift heavy mechanical components (50 lbs.) on a regular basis.

Other requirements:

  • Experience maintaining other mechanical/technical equipment OR technical/mechanical certificate will be highly regarded.

  • Must be able to read schematics, maps, blueprints and manuals.

  • Must own a set of basic mechanic's tools. Specialty tools will be provided.

  • Working knowledge of electrical fuel systems, sensor technology, hydraulics, PLC's and/or charging systems, a plus

  • Solid organizational, interpersonal and communication skills required.

  • Computer literacy required.

  • Experienced Raymond, Crown, Toyota, Yale, Hyster or other branded forklift technicians will be given highest priority and preference.

  • Positive attitude and well-groomed professional appearance required.

  • Must be a team player and possess excellent customer service skills.

  • Must be able to successfully pass a pre-employment background check, physical exam and drug screening.

Reasons you'll love this job:

  • Straight, competitive hourly pay - no flat rate!

  • Nationally recognized technical training and certifications are available

  • Affordable and comprehensive Health/Dental/Vision plans

  • 401k with company match

Our tagline is discover the difference, because of our unique capabilities and philosophy. Come join our team, and see how you can be the difference.

To learn more about our culture, benefits and other important details about what it's like to work at Abel Womack, click here:

www.abelwomack.com\careers

ABEL WOMACK, Inc. is an Equal Opportunity Employer

Veterans encouraged to apply

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Shop Technician - Forklift Mechanic

Abel Womack