Van-Wall Equipment, Inc. Field Service Technician- Forklifts in Nevada, Iowa

Van Wall Equipment has a proud history as an equipment dealer dating back to 1944, when the first dealership, known as Wall Implement, was opened on Main Street in Woodward Iowa. Since that time Van Wall Equipment has grown into one of the largest dealership groups in the country with more than 600 employees and 27 locations spanning five states in the Midwest. Van Wall is proud to sell and service a wide range of products and equipment.

Job DescriptionVan Wall Equipment is looking for a Field Service Technician to perform diagnostics, service repairs and maintenance on customer or dealer-owned forklifts, as well as any other material handling equipment. The candidate should have expertise to use the appropriate tools to successfully diagnose and repair a variety of makes and models of forklifts. Additional job responsibilities below:

-Make repair recommendations and quotes for customers-Accurately create parts lists required for repairs-Work with the service and parts departments to ensure parts are ordered in a timely manner-Perform necessary repairs as requested by the customers-Effective internal and external communication to ensure work has met customers’ expectations-Keep clear and up to date documentation of each job completed-Represent the dealership as a professional technician at all times

Requirements-2+ years’ experience performing service repairs within the automotive or material handling industry-Knowledge of IC and electric forklifts, hydraulic systems, electrical, fuel systems, and charging systems a plus-Must have own set of tools (company will supply specialty tools)-Excellent communication and documentation skills required-Valid driver’s license and good driving record required-Ability to meet the physical requirements of being a service technician

Benefits-Competitive salary-Health and dental insurance-401k retirement plan with company match-Health Savings Account (HSA) with company match-Short and long-term disability insurance-Holiday and vacation pay