Forklift and heavy equipment mechanics needed. Take advantage of a career opportunity that offers industry leading pay including a generous sign-on bonus for qualified candidates. This is your opportunity to join a technician team with a nationally recognized Hyster-Yale Dealership. We provide factory training and certification programs, advancement opportunities and a great work environment.
Deep South Equipment currently has field and shop service technician positions available for skilled forklift/heavy equipment technicians with mechanical aptitude and industry experience to join their team. Prior forklift, Heavy equipment, or automotive background will fit well in this position. Deep South Equipment is a factory recognized Dealer of Distinction by Hyster -Yale Lift Truck Company. Work for the best and work on the best equipment.
This is an exciting career where you will be able to take advantage advancement opportunities as well as ongoing training in a professional work environment where you will be recognized and rewarded for a job well done.
Some of the benefits of this opportunity are:
Competitive compensation and a benefits package including: medical, dental, vision, 401K, profit sharing, paid vacation, and uniforms.
Technician commission program- opportunity to add more to your income by using your customer service skills and technical expertise to recommend and sell additional products and services to benefit the customer.
Field technicians have the benefit of a take home service vehicle, travel expenses are also covered if traveling overnight. Laptop computer and cell phone are also provided.
If you have minimum of 2 years hands on experience working with forklifts, heavy machinery, automotive, or related industrial equipment then this is a career you do not want to miss. Electrical experience on lift trucks or industrial equipment is a plus. Technical degree in related field is preferred but not required.
Summary: Diagnose and repair of forklifts and material handling equipment.
Essential Duties and Responsibilities:
Analyze and Diagnose (troubleshoot) equipment malfunctions or failures
Repair or replace engines, transmissions, carburetors, final drives, steering, clutches, cross shafts, hydraulic components, including pump motors, valves and all related components, electrical systems and air systems.
Perform assigned tasks in a timely, accurate and efficient manner.
Communicate in a courteous and effective manner with customers and/or co-workers.
Prepare required documentation accurately and timely, including work orders, parts lists, time cards.
Must provide your own tools - large or specialty tools provided by the company.
Maintain a safe working environment and observe all safety laws, policies and rules
Overtime work may be required in this position.
All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to the individual's race, color, sex, national origin, religion, age, disability, genetic information, status as a military veteran or any other characteristic protected by applicable law.
Deep South Equipment Co.
Why Work Here?Since 1990, Deep South Equipment has grown into the premier material handling and Heavy equipment equipment provider for the South - offering sales for new and used equipment, rentals, parts, service and training for numerous industries and businesses throughout Louisiana, Mississippi, East Texas and Oklahoma, and Arkansas All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to the individual's race, color, sex, national origin, religion, age, disability, genetic information, status as a military veteran or any other characteristic protected by applicable law.
Growing Forklift Dealership with a great working environment ! Top pay,and advancement opportunities.