Fastfrate Group has been providing industry-leading transportation services for more than 50 years. From what started as an LTL over-the-road and intermodal carrier, Fastfrate has grown into a diverse group comprised of multiple companies operating across Canada. This evolution allows us to offer customers a full suite of services intermodal LTL and TL, cross-border, drayage and transload, warehousing, distribution, logistics services and final mile.
Who we’re looking for:
Fastfrate Group is looking for an experienced Forklift Mechanic at our Woodbridge, Ontario, office. The ideal candidate will have 3-5 years of experience repairing and maintaining forklifts and other heavy equipment.
What you’ll do:
Perform routine, emergency, and preventative maintenance of forklifts.
Interpret manufacturer’s technical manuals to perform the necessary maintenance and repairs needed.
Troubleshoot forklift problems, including brake, electrical and hydraulic systems, and detect imperfections, potential problems, safety issues and malfunctions.
Able to diagnose and repair mast and attachment components.
Good working knowledge of brake systems and tire/wheel changes.
Ability to work on LP systems
Perform safety inspection of forklifts before being released to the work floor.
Cleaning of equipment and other areas as required.
Ensure the work area and methods used in carrying out job duties meet safety requirements.
Maintain an organized and neat work area.
3-5 years of experience in forklift and heavy equipment repair
Knowledge of electrical and hydraulic systems
Ability to read and interpret technical manuals and schematics.
Excellent problem-solving and diagnostic skills
Ability to work independently and as part of a team.
Good communication and interpersonal skills
Forklift certification is a plus.
What’s in it for you:
Highly competitive compensation package
Supportive work environment
Well-established company backed by over 50 years of service