FORKLIFT SERVICE TECHNICIAN

Richmond | Chesapeake | Bedford




GENERAL STATEMENT OF DUTIES:

  • To perform highly skilled and complex mechanical repairs. Perform the duties of a technician involve the inspecting, repairing, fabricating, rebuilding and maintaining light and heavy-duty equipment.
  • Ability to perform heavy manual labor.
  • Work overtime if needed and approved by Service Manager.

ESSENTIAL DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES 

  • Technician may be called upon to do any or all of the following: (These examples do not include all of the tasks which the employee may be expected to perform).
  • Perform highly skilled and complex mechanical repairs on both light and heavy equipment.
  • Perform the duties of a mechanic involved in hands on repairs and maintenance of vehicles.
  • Inspect/operate equipment, analyze trouble and plan sequence of repair operations.
  • Ability to engage in heavy manual labor for extended periods, in all types of weather and under various working conditions.
  • Perform bumping, painting, heating, drilling, bolting, welding (MIG, Stick, TIG), brazing, sand blasting, soldering, or cutting operations.
  • Adjust, or repair and replace parts in engines, transmissions, differentials, brakes and other equipment.
  • Adjust or repair hydraulic systems and components.
  • Maintain and instruct others on proper safety procedures.
  • Respond to repair request.
  • Record daily work in Shop System.
  • Perform road service on equipment as required.
  • Plow, shovel and salt parking lots and sidewalks, if needed.
  • Investigate complaints and equipment malfunctions.
  • Analyze performance of equipment.
  • Preparation of equipment for sale.
  • Wash and clean administrative and other vehicles, if needed.
  • Attend meetings and classes as identified by Eaheart Industrial Service, Inc.
  • Perform other duties as assigned by Service Manager.
  • Must be able to lift, push, and pull up to 50 lbs. as needed to perform above job duties.
  • Must be able to climb over and crawl under equipment to perform above job duties.


Benefits:

  • Dental insurance
  • Health insurance
  • Life insurance
  • Paid time off
  • Retirement plan
  • Tuition reimbursement
  • Vision insurance

Schedule:

  • Day shift
  • Monday to Friday
  • Overtime

Supplemental Pay:

  • Bonus pay

Ability to commute/relocate:

  • Richmond, VA: Reliably commute or planning to relocate before starting work (Preferred)

Experience: Mechanical knowledge: 1 year (Preferred)

License/Certification: Driver’s License (Preferred)

Willingness to travel: 25% (Preferred)


Work Location: On the road