Road Technician - Industrial Forklft Mechanic - Decatur, IL

MH Equipment
Decatur, IL
United States

Automotive / Motor Vehicles / Parts
Manages Others
Experience Required
Degree Required
Security Clearance Required
Employment Type
PartTime/Full Time
Work Schedule
Heavy Travel
Primary Military Specialty
Vehicle Maintenance
Secondary Military Specialty
Service Branch
All Branches

Job Description

If you are a skilled and friendly individual who is seeking career satisfaction with a financially stable and growing company, join the team at MH Equipment!

At MH Equipment, we’re committed to equipping our employees with a safe and encouraging environment that Recognizes Integrity, Inspires Passion, and Enables Personal Growth. As a new Service Technician for MH Equipment, you’ll attend our Technician Academy where you will be introduced to the forklift industry and the types of equipment we service. You’ll be enrolled in various manufacturer product certification courses designed to help you become an Elite Level Technician. We have a staff of professional trainers who will teach you how to stay safe while working on equipment - everything from the basics of working on engines to the more complicated computer diagnostic and control systems. Our Technician Academy will help you gain the skills and knowledge necessary to handle today’s most sophisticated engine power technology.

For more information on who we are and what we do, please visit our website at We look forward to hearing from you!

Job Responsibilities:

  • Provide industry leading customer satisfaction. Communicate with customers, vendors, and other employees.
  • Diagnose repairs for lift trucks, equipment, and other identified products, using a laptop computer, experience, manuals, and other industry sources.
  • Assess the need for additional repairs or maintenance, and communicate findings and potential solutions with supervisor and customer.
  • Perform repairs on lift trucks, equipment, and other identified products as communicated by the supervisor and customer.
  • Make repairs accurately and timely with minimum required call-backs or re-work.
  • Perform warranty repairs and complete related documents as instructed by the company and the supervisor.
  • Keep supervisor advised of job progress, delays, changes, status, etc.
  • Thoroughly and neatly document information related to the job and your work.
  • Submit documentation in a timely manner, as required by the company, supervisor, and customers.
  • Accurately account for drive and labor hours on daily timecard and submit daily.
  • Accurately account for all parts, supplies, and van inventory on work order tickets, PM sheets, etc.
  • Provide the parts, service, and sales departments the needed information to provide the right solutions for the job.
  • Maintain cleanliness of equipment, tools, van, customer facilities, and shop.
  • Keep the service van clean, neat, and well-maintained at all times.
  • Maintain company tools in working order and return them to the shop after use.
  • Keep up-to-date with new equipment and advances in diagnostic techniques and repairs.
  • Adhere to all Company Policies and Work Rules.
Job Requirements
Job Requirements:
•A technical background is required.
•Knowledge of hydraulics, electrical, fuel systems, charging systems are a plus.
•Must have own tools.
•Must have communication skills and be able to complete accurate paperwork.
•Must have computer skills or the aptitude and willingness to learn how to use a computer and software.
•Must have a valid driver’s license and good driving record.
•Must have a good attitude and be able to successfully work in a team environment.
•This position may be an apprentice or journeyman position, depending upon qualifications of applicants.
•Steel toed work boots are mandatory.
•Regular and prompt attendance is required.
•Present a professional image in personal appearance, dress and preparation.

Working Conditions: Employee is expected to work forty hours per week plus overtime as required. This is an hourly position.
•Medical, dental and vision insurance
•Pet insurance
•401(K) retirement plan with employer match up to 50%
•Pre-tax flexible spending account for healthcare expenses
•Life and voluntary supplemental life insurance
•Short and long-term disability insurance
•Paid holiday, vacation, personal and sick days
•8 hours of paid time per year to volunteer at a charity of your choice
•Tool insurance
•New Hire Tool Program
•Tool Purchase Loan Program
•Company provided uniform, service van, cell phone and laptop
•Employee Assistance Program
•Financial assistance for adoptions
•Travel assistance
•Designated corporate charities

MH Equipment is proud to be an Equal Opportunity Employer.
MH Equipment
Caroline McMillan
8901 N. University Street
Peoria IL 61615
United States