Forklift Mechanic/Maintenance Technician

Location: Exeter, PA, United States
Date Posted: 12-05-2017


Forklift Mechanic/Maintenance Technician
Exeter, PA
 
The world’s leader in aftermarket automotive and RV accessories, Keystone Automotive Operations, Inc. (KAO), is looking to hire a loyal, dedicated, and skilled Forklift Mechanic/Maintenance Technician to work in our Exeter, PA warehouse.  You will maintain the day-to-day operations and assume responsibility for maintaining the property under the direction of the Warehouse Manager. 
 
We are looking for a “jack of all trades” to come be an essential part of our operation! 
Are you up for the challenge and ready to join our ever-growing company?
 
What you’ll do:
  • Responsible for the completion of all maintenance service requests as assigned.
  • Maintain inventory controls for cost effective operations.
  • Develop skills in the diagnostics and repair of Forklifts, especially Crown.
  • Coordinate special projects as directed by Warehouse Manager and Maintenance Manager.
  • Monitor and maintain all building systems as assigned.
  • Responsible for alerting Managers of any unusual occurrence and/or damage within the facility.
  • Assure safety standards are used which comply with all company, local, city, State and Federal guidelines.
 
What you Need
  • High School Diploma or GED Equivalent.
  • Prior painting, sanding, and machining experience preferred.
  • Must be able to work in cooperation with others.
  • Experience repairing and servicing forklifts, specifically Crown.
  • Attention to detail and ensure accuracy in work assignments.
  • Must be able to communicate effectively.
  • Must have flexibility to work variable schedules, including weekends.
  • Ability to stand for long periods.
  • Experience using lathe, sand blaster, powder coater, hand grinder, torch set, wheel straighter, and ladder preferred.
  • Ability to sit, walk, push, pull, bend, climb, and move up to 75lbs. regularly.
  • Ability to climb ladders, stairs, and withstand heights of more than 15ft.
  • Must be able to tolerate high and low temperature levels and work in a moderately loud environment.
What We Offer
  • Industry leading parts knowledge training.
  • Competitive Wage.
  • Progression opportunity across the organization, both functionally and geographically.
  • Highly transferable leadership and service skills.
  • Generous employee benefits, including strong 401K and employee discount programs.
 
About Keystone Automotive
Keystone is the world’s leading distributor of aftermarket automotive parts and accessories, providing next-day delivery of 300,000+ SKUs from over 800 suppliers to our customers across the U.S., Canada, as well as supplying customers in 40+ countries around the world. We operate 50+ locations in North America and are headquartered in Exeter, PA.
 
 
LKQ is an Equal Opportunity Employer and offers a drug free work environment. Employment with LKQ is contingent upon the successful completion of a criminal background check* and may be contingent upon the successful completion of a pre-employment drug screening.
 
*The existence of criminal conviction(s) does not constitute an automatic bar to employment.
 
 
 
 
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