Forklift Mechanic – 482 Visa sponsorship for outstanding overseas candidates – Move to Sydney, NSW

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Job description


  • Competitive salary commensurate with work experience.
  • Opportunity for career growth.
  • 482 Visa sponsorship for outstanding overseas candidates.

Task & Responsibilities

  • Perform routine Field Service, emergency, and preventative maintenance of forklifts.
  • Interpret manufacturer’s technical manuals to perform the necessary scheduled maintenance tasks and repairs needed.
  • Ability to learn to troubleshoot forklift problems including brake, electrical and hydraulic systems, and detect imperfections, potential problems, safety issues, and/or malfunctions.
  • Use appropriate tools and equipment to test & repair faults
  • Ability to learn to diagnose and repair mast and attachment components.
  • Ability to learn how to diagnose and repair LPG, electrical, and diesel systems.
  • Ability to tune and adjust LPG, electrical, and diesel systems.
  • Ability to repair & replace ignition systems.
  • Ability to identify and replace broken or defective parts from stock parts and/or identify replacement parts for major repairs.
  • Perform safety inspection of forklifts prior to being released back to the work floor.
  • Ability to dismantle and remove electrical and electronic assemblies and components.
  • Ensure work area and methods used in carrying out job duties meet safety requirements.
  • Maintain an organized and neat work area.
  • Ability to install electrical components & accessories to forklifts
  • Competent to complete electronic service documents and logs for preventative maintenance tasks.

Qualification & Experience

  • Minimum 2 years experience in a similar role with technical and mechanical knowledge
  • Electromechanical, automotive, and electrical trade qualifications are preferred.
  • Willingness to learn good servicing technics to perform Preventative Maintenance on all Makes and Models of forklifts in the market.
  • A solid foundation of mechanical aptitude and the ability to learn from very experienced tradesmen.
  • Valid driver’s license and ability to pass a drug screen.
  • Able to work safely and follow company rules and procedures.
  • Forklift repair experience is desirable but not necessary.

About Company

Our client is looking for an experienced forklift serviceman to join their Sydney and Melbourne workshop facilities.

Salary: $73000-90000

Job Publish: 12-05-2023

Job Expire: 11-06-2023

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