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Forklift Mechanics monitor and service forklifts, lift trucks, and other heavy industrial vehicles. Their resumes indicate such skills as repairing, modifying, and replacing vehicles according to defects or malfunction; overseeing apprentice mechanics; regulating periodical inspections of forklift trucks by way of regular preventive maintenance; and standardizing the working environment by following legal rules and regulations, as well as vehicle safety device mechanisms. Example resumes show that those interested in becoming Forklift Mechanics are required to have a high school diploma and previous industry-related experience.

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Forklift Mechanic

Clean, lubricate, and perform routine maintenance work on forklift equipment and vehicles.

  • Overhaul, dismantle and reassemble heavy equipment using hoists and hand tools.
  • Test forklifts and equipment; examine parts for wear or damage using micrometers and gauges.
  • Repair, rewire, and troubleshoot electrical systems; read manuals, blueprints, and schematics.
  • Fit bearings to adjust, repair, or overhaul mobile mechanical, hydraulic, and pneumatic equipment.
  • Weld or fabricate broken parts and structural members using MIG welders and plasma torch.
  • Adjust, maintain, and repair transmissions and flywheel using hand tools, jacks and cranes.
  • Diagnose faults or malfunctions using computerized test equipment and calibration devices.
  • Schedule maintenance for forklifts and machines, keeping detailed service records and invoices.
  • Exercise sound independent judgment within established guidelines.
Candidate Info
18
years in
workforce
6
months
at this job
22

Forklift Mechanic

Inspect and repair electronic parts and reassemble

  • Repair and replace damaged or worn parts.
  • Dismantle and reassemble heavy equipment using hoists and hand tools.
  • Operate and inspect machines or heavy equipment to diagnose defects.
  • Test mechanical products and equipment after repair or assembly to ensure proper performance and compliance with manufacturers' specifications.
  • Clean, lubricate, and perform other routine maintenance work on equipment and vehicles.
  • Read and understand operating manuals, blueprints, and technical drawings.
  • Overhaul and test machines or equipment to ensure operating efficiency.
  • Fit bearings to adjust, repair, or overhaul mobile mechanical, hydraulic, and pneumatic equipment.
  • Diagnose faults or malfunctions to determine required repairs, using engine diagnostic equipment such as computerized test equipment and calibration devices.
  • Examine parts for damage or excessive wear, using micrometers and gauges.
Candidate Info
33
years in
workforce
6
years
at this job
HS
High School Diploma
AAS
Mechanics
23

Maintenance / Forklift Mechanic

Responsible for maintaining a fleet of 40 pieces of equipment.

  • Scheduled PM's for forklift, scissor lifts, Batteries & chargers.
  • Troubleshoot and repair equipment as needed.
  • Responsible for Purchasing and maintaining a proper parts inventory to eliminate extended down time.
  • Responsible for working with outside venders to help the company strive in the right direction.
  • Helped with facility maintenance to maintain the appearance of the corporate office.
  • Helped PM and repair the production lines as needed.
  • Forklift Trainer, responsible of all video testing & actual operator training on all forklifts, scissor lifts and scrubber for the corporate office.
  • A member of the safety committee.
Candidate Info
28
years in
workforce
4
years
at this job
24

Forklift Mechanic

Preventive maintenance on forklifts

  • Repair blown hydraulic hoses
  • Rebuilding transmissions
  • General maintenance on lifts in the shop and on location
  • Used hoists and cranes to lift work pieces to machine.
  • Maintained positive relationships with all customers.
Candidate Info
11
years in
workforce
5
years
at this job
25

Forklift Mechanic

  • Responsible for services and maintenance on various forklifts and yard tractors for major manufacturers and warehouses.
  • Trouble shooting and repairs on various forklifts and yard tractors
  • Hydraulic cylinder rebuilds and trouble shooting
  • DC trouble shooting and repair
Candidate Info
22
years in
workforce
5
years
at this job
26

Forklift Mechanic

  • Troubleshoot and repair wide range of equipment, including scissor lifts, Boom trucks, lift gates, I-beam gantries, sweepers, scrubbers, vacuums, skid loaders (Linde hydraulic drive units, Bobcats, Caterpillars, Clarks, Mitsubishi, Hyster, Komatsu).
  • Inspect chain hoists, lift hoists, building, tools, air systems, electrical systems and all moving equipment.
  • Assist in training entry level employees.
  • Accept work assignments pursuant to contracts.
Candidate Info
9
years in
workforce
9
years
at this job
27

Forklift Mechanic Technician

Troubleshoot, diagnose and repair gas propane engine forklifts

  • Conduct inspections and preventative maintenance of forklifts
  • Maintain cleanliness of all forklifts, tools, and customer facilities
  • Communicate with customers and review recommended repairs
  • Place part orders and complete repair paperwork
Candidate Info
11
years in
workforce
6
years
at this job
GED
GED
28

Machine Operator/ Forklift Mechanic

  • Created first ever Preventative Maintenance (PM) program for forklifts, saving the company on downtime and service costs.
  • Implemented changes to the Raymond 4700 sit down lifts. These changes were adopted at the Raymond production Facility.
  • Strong Understanding of OSHA guidelines and standards.
  • Experience with keeping 36v forklift batteries serviced and repaired.
  • Able to read and understand electrical schematics and wiring
  • Responsible for maintenance on various hydraulic motors and pumps.
  • Proficient in the repair of various electric sit down counterbalanced lifts including Yale, Toyota, Clark, and Raymond. Also experienced with repair of cascade Push pull attachments
  • Singularly responsible for maintaining a fleet of 17 Forklifts, with an 85% availability rate.
Candidate Info
10
years in
workforce
8
years
at this job
HS
High School Diploma
29

Diesel/forklift Mechanic

  • Service, Operate, and repair tractors and forklifts.
  • Locate and relocate, store and log, load and unload freight and parts.
  • Coordinate operations to support internal and external customers.
  • Train and lead new team members
  • Ensure compliance with environmental health, safety, and corporate regulations.
Candidate Info
2
years in
workforce
2
years
at this job
30

Maintenance Mechanic/forklift Mechanic

Perform routine preventive maintenance to ensure that machines continue to run smoothly, building systems operate efficiently, or the physical condition of buildings does not deteriorate.

  • Assemble install, and repair wiring, electrical component equipment.
  • Record type and cost of maintenance or repair work.
  • Clean or lubricate shafts, bearings, gears, or other parts of machinery.
Candidate Info
14
years in
workforce
9
years
at this job
C
Industrial Refrigeration Services

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