Shop Technician - Union Gap, WA

Employer: Northwest Handling Systems Inc.

Job Description:
ABOUT THE ORGANIZATION Serving the Pacific Northwest since 1971

North West Handling Systems, Inc. is a full line material handling equipment distributor with full branch operations in Seattle, Anchorage, Yakima, Spokane, Portland and Albany. Providing the best Material Handling service in the country, NWHS is a recognized leader in the industry.
EOE STATEMENT We are an equal employment opportunity employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, disability status, protected veteran status or any other characteristic protected by law.
CATEGORY Service Technician
LOCATION North West Handling Systems, Inc. Yakima Branch
POSITION Service Technician
Repairs/replaces virtually any component on lift trucks..
Trouble shoots and/or diagnosis lift truck to determine fault/failure or extent of malfunction/damage.
Crawls under equipment, to gain access to mechanical components located beneath lift truck.
Removes faulty components using assortment of hand tools, pneumatic tools, lift truck jacks and hoists
Disassembles unit and inspects parts/components for wear
Tear down, repair, and rebuild faulty components/assemblies
Repair and service electrical systems
Inspects, adjusts, repairs and rebuilds brake systems,
Read display for fault codes.
Downloads software updates.
Replaces and adjusts lights, and installs and repairs accessories as required.
Test and adjust repaired systems to meet manufacturers' performance specifications.
Perform routine and scheduled maintenance services such as lubrication, and tune-ups.
Test drive forklifts and test components and systems.
Performs pre-delivery inspections and assembly of new forklifts as required.
Full Benefits: 401(k), Medical, Dental. Life Insurance. Flex Plan and Short Term Disability.


Ability to organize workload to meet deadlines.
Eeffectively communicate with customers, and management.
24 months experience in a related industry a plus,
Must be able to lift 75lbs.
Must supply own tools.
MS Office products experience a plus.
Ability to interact in a positive manner with customers.
Dedicated to customer satisfaction.
Forklift Certification
Valid Driver License
Must Pass Background Check and DOT/Drug Tests.


Contact Person:
Location: Union Gap, WA
Application Method:
Base Pay: DOQ

Posted on February 08, 2021

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