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Shop Technician (Forklift Mechanic)

Company: Toyota Material Handling Systems
Location: Augusta
Posted on: May 15, 2022

Job Description:

Job Description The culture at Toyota Material Handling Systems combines the excellence of the Toyota brand with a warm family environment to create a unique working environment. It is no surprise that so many of our employees have been here for ten years and more.In addition to our unique work environment, we offer excellent benefits which include:

  • Full benefits package which includes company paid: health insurance option, life insurance, telemedicine subscription, and ID theft protection. Also offered: Four medical plan options, Health Savings Account (HSA), Flexible Spending Account (FSA), two dental and vision plans, short- and long-term disability, critical care insurance, hospital indemnity, accident plan, legal shield, and a generous 401K plan after six months.
  • Annual boot allowance
  • Generous PTO (paid time off) and holiday pay on the first of the month after 30 days employment.
  • Free Toyota training - incentives paid after each level obtained
  • Advancement opportunities
  • Annual employee picnic/5K, on-site celebrations and bonusesIf you are looking for a company that treats you with the same respect, generosity, and kindness that you give to others, you may just be a great fit for our team. SummaryThe primary function of a Shop Technician (Forklift Mechanic) is to perform advanced repairs on industrial equipment at our Augusta branch. Perform necessary service, preventative maintenance, repairs, replacements, installations, or re-building of components to restore equipment to safe and proper operation.Job DescriptionThe shop technician will work under the supervision of the Shop Foreman to receive jobs for inspection and assessment of needed repairs. You will be required to coordinate with the Service Writer and parts departments to determine parts needs and calculate labor to complete each repair. You will also be required to complete all work within an allotted amount of time, and inspect each job for proper/safe operation prior to release.Skills/Responsibilities
    • Manage work and shop area to keep clean, safe and in compliance with all safety policies.
    • Complete all paperwork for TMHS, warranty and customer records.
    • Use manuals, repair manuals, parts manuals, parts diagrams to troubleshoot engines, engine fuel systems, transmissions, or other components on material handling equipment.
    • Competent use of meters, measuring devices & computers to test & recalibrate equipment, completes warranty paperwork. Maintain safety equipment as required by departments.
    • Use hand & power tools to remove, install, replace, re-build, repair & test parts/equipment on engines, engine fuel systems, transmissions, and other components.
    • Safely use lift trucks, overhead cranes, & other aides to lift or move parts into position to be repaired.
    • Use miscellaneous resources & computers to reference parts, get information about parts & enter data.
    • Climb up onto, under, & into vehicles, use hand & power tools to disassemble/reassemble: sheet metal, engines, transmissions, fuel systems, & other parts or equipment.
    • Attend training classes and keep current on product advancements.
    • Assist in building maintenance and housekeeping projects.
    • Must be able to lift up to 75 lbs. (and occasionally in excess of 75 lbs.)
    • Required to favorably complete - pre-employment MVR, drug screen, background check and physical.Work experience requirements2-5 years of relevant experienceMust be a Certified Forklift OperatorEducation/Certification/License RequirementsHigh School Diploma/GEDWork Conditions/Physical DemandsWork is performed in a maintenance shop environment with potential exposure to moving mechanical parts, dust, fumes, chemicals, or solvents which require proper knowledge of safety procedures. Must have the physical ability to perform continuously with full body motion for climbing, reaching, pushing, and lifting. Specific vision abilities required by this job include close vision, distance vision, color vision, peripheral vision, depth perception and ability to adjust focus. Must be able to lift up to 75 lbs. (and occasionally in excess of 75 lbs). The noise level in the work environment is usually moderate.DisclaimerThe above statements are intended to describe the general nature and level of the work being performed by people assigned to this work. This is not an exhaustive list of all duties and responsibilities. Toyota Material Handling Systems reserves the right to amend and change responsibilities to meet business and organizational needs, as necessary. Toyota Material Handling Systems is an Equal Opportunity Employer and Drug Free WorkplaceEqual Opportunity Employer/Drug Free Work PlaceForklift Mechanic, Service Technician, P M Technician, Breakdown Technician, Road Technician, Shop Technician, Hydraulic Technician, Diesel Mechanic, Heavy Equipment Mechanic

Keywords: Toyota Material Handling Systems, Augusta , Shop Technician (Forklift Mechanic), Engineering , Augusta, Georgia

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