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Forklift Mechanic/Technician

Perry Ellis International

Perry Ellis International

Operations · Full-time
Dublin, GA, USA
Posted on Wednesday, July 3, 2024

Forklift Mechanic/Technician

at Perry Ellis International - Distribution (View all jobs)



  • Performs detailed inspections/PMs which include checking for fluid leaks, loose hardware, lubricating chains, fluid levels in electric lifts.
  • Performs wheel inspections, replaces wheels, tires, bearing etc. as needed.
  • Ensures safety equipment is functioning properly.
  • Repairs and replaces defective parts.
  • Runs equipment after repair to ensure performance and safety standards are met.
  • Completes all the necessary paperwork.
  • Order all necessary parts.
  • Understands proper lockout/tag out procedures.
  • Follow all company safety rules and procedures.
  • Maintains good housekeeping levels in the Maintenance department and the work area.
  • Performs activities in accordance with the procedures outlined in the work instructions.
  • Track repairs using Google Sheets
  • Perform various other General Maintenance duties which include but not limited to- conveyor repairs/PMs, electrical troubleshooting, plumbing, construction, painting, etc.
  • Workload is expected to be primarily Forklift Tech but will assist when needed as General Maintenance


  • Verifiable experience working on electric lifts(preferably Crown)
  • Ability to read and interpret documents such as safety rules, operating and maintenance  instructions, and procedure manuals.
  • Should have strong troubleshooting skills, especially electrical
  • Ability to apply common sense understanding to carry out instructions furnished in written, oral, or diagram form. Ability to deal with problems involving several concrete variables in standardized situations.
  • While performing the duties of this job, the employee is regularly required to stand and walk.
  • Able to do heavy lifting as times, work in awkward positions, work at elevated heights, work in hot/cold temps inside and outside
  • Must be self motivated and able to work independently

Additional Skills

  • Welding is a plus
  • Electrical certificate or other certifications
  • Experience with conveyor systems
Perry Ellis International is an equal opportunity employer.