Forklift Technician | $25-$60/hr DOE

Location: Portland, OR

Our client is a leading provider of forklifts and heavy capital equipment, renowned for their dedication to quality and innovation in the industry. They are currently seeking a skilled Forklift Technician to join their team, playing a crucial role in maintaining the high standard and reliability of their equipment.

This position offers the unique opportunity to work on a diverse range of forklifts, ensuring their optimal performance through expert diagnosis, repair, and preventive maintenance.

Forklift Technician Job Responsibilities

  • Conduct routine inspections of forklifts to identify and address mechanical, electrical, and hydraulic issues.
  • Diagnose and troubleshoot forklift problems to determine the most effective and efficient repair solutions.
  • Perform preventive maintenance tasks, including oil changes, filter replacements, and lubrication, to extend equipment lifespan.
  • Repair or replace faulty components and ensure all safety features are in proper working order.
  • Collaborate with the parts department to order necessary replacement parts and maintain accurate inventory records.
  • Adhere to safety protocols and guidelines while working on forklifts to minimize accidents and injuries.
  • Keep detailed records of all maintenance and repair activities for documentation and analysis purposes.


  • Proven experience working on forklifts or heavy capital equipment.
  • Strong understanding of mechanical, electrical, and hydraulic systems.
  • Ability to diagnose and resolve complex equipment issues effectively.
  • Familiarity with safety protocols and standards in equipment maintenance and repair.
  • Excellent communication skills for collaborating with team members and parts departments.
  • Detail-oriented with a commitment to maintaining accurate records and documentation.

If you have a passion for maintaining heavy equipment and a knack for problem-solving, our client’s company offers a rewarding opportunity to put your skills to use as a Forklift Technician. You’ll be part of a committed team that values safety, efficiency, and quality in servicing some of the most advanced forklifts in the industry.

We encourage qualified candidates to embrace this chance to contribute to the success and reliability of our client’s products. Apply today to join a company where your work makes a significant impact.

To apply, submit your application below, send your resume to, or call 425.968.9000.

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