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Forklift Mechanic

Doherty Career Solutions Fargo, ND
  • Expired: over a month ago. Applications are no longer accepted.

Do you have a heavy equipment or diesel background and love the idea of working independently? Doherty Career Solutions has partnered with a growing company in their search for a Service Technician in ND/MN market. This is a direct-hire, full-time position with a starting wage of $28.00-$38.00 per hour, based on experience and skillset, complimented by a comprehensive benefits plan.

Experienced Forklift Service Technicians – Road Technicians

Position requires you to repair and maintain electric, propane, diesel lift trucks, and customer equipment. Qualified applicants will have a mechanical background. Experience in forklift repair and maintenance is required. Position is a resident Technician position and will be based from the employee’s home. Accepting applicants with background in heavy, agriculture or construction equipment. Recent graduates from technical schools with education in automotive and/or diesel repair are strongly encouraged to apply. Possible eligibility for signing bonus, tuition reimbursement, and tool reimbursement.

Duties and Responsibilities-

  • Servicing the entire State of North Dakota and border towns in Minnesota.

  • Accepts repair orders as assigned by Service Manager, Service Dispatch or assigned person.

  • Reads work orders, observes and listens to truck in operation to determine/diagnose malfunction or problem(s).

  • Provides estimates when appropriate.

  • Repair, service, recondition or assemble equipment as approved by the customer/Service Manager.

  • Obtains necessary parts working cooperatively with Parts department staff.

  • Makes mechanical repairs to equipment after a complete inspection and analysis of breakdown has been completed.

  • Records complete repair description on work order, including correct model and serial number of equipment and records hour meter reading.

  • Obtains signature from customer and communicates with them on repair needs or work that was completed.

  • Maintains professional image of self and cleanliness of van (externally and internally) at all times.

  • Completes service forms and submit directly to Service department daily via work tablet.


  • High School Graduate or General Education Degree (GED).

  • 3+ years of mechanic experience and/or education relating to the position.

  • Basic knowledge of computer and internet software.

  • Must have a valid driver’s license and clean driving record.

  • Ability to speak effectively with customers or employees of an organization.

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Why Work Here?

Doherty | The Employment Experts is one of the Midwest's largest staffing and recruiting agencies.

Working with Doherty Career Solutions Placing great people into work opportunities is our mission, and it's been a life-changing one for our candidates for over 35 years! We hope you turn to Doherty at every stage of your working life, from your first job, to the peak of your career, to the flexible or short-term opportunities during the busier times of your life. Whether you are looking for temporary work, a contract position, or a permanent job, Doherty can help you find the role that matches your current needs and skill set. We want to place you with the company that's right for you! Whatever your career path, Doherty is here for you! Learn more and apply online at Doherty is an Equal Opportunity and Drug-Free Employer.


Fargo, ND