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Home Market Foods Forklift & Pallet Jack Mechanic in Norwood, Massachusetts

The Fork Truck and Pallet Jack Mechanic will perform routine preventative maintenance and repairs to forklifts, pallet jacks, and floor scrubbers; troubleshoot and perform repairs to wheels, hydraulics, electrical components; and will inspect and replace general components as required. ESSENTIAL DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES: Perform routine preventative maintenance and repairs to both electric and propane forklifts Troubleshoot and repairs wheels, hydraulics, engines, electrical components, etc. Diagnose and perform necessary repairs to the engine, electrical, and other systems Inspect and replace general components as required. Follows all established safety rules and regulations and utilize required safety equipment. Maintain a clean, orderly, and safe work area. Take direction from the Maintenance Shift Supervisor and Maintenance Manager. Other duties as assigned. EDUCATION AND/OR EXPERIENCE: Valid Massachusetts Driver's License required Experienced in the proper use of hand and power tools required Must have working knowledge of computers in a Windows environment including use of e-mail and similar technologies for communication and be adaptable to the use of portable technologies for the logging and tracking of work activities. Experienced use of CMMS system preferred. PHYSICAL DEMANDS: The below physical demands are representative of those that must be met by the team member to successfully perform the essential functions of this job. Must be able to stand for prolonged periods of time Regularly required to talk and hear Must have good vision and manual dexterity Ability to lift 75 pounds, Must be able to walk, bend, kneel, crouch, crawl, twist, perform repetitive motions, see variations in color, climb and work from ladders. Must be able to work on a sustained basis in cold, high heat environment. WORK ENVIROMENT: Exposure to approx. 85 decibel sound while on plant floor (appropriate ear protection will be provided) Required availability to work weekends and overtime as necessary. Company provided Personal Protection Equipment (PPE) must be worn while on the production floor Reliable, consistent, and punctual attendance is required.