C&S Wholesale Grocers, Inc. Forklift Mechanic in Brattleboro, Vermont
The primary purpose of the Tech III, MHE position is to oversee and repair material handling equipment (MHE). This role will oversee the safe operation, repairs, and preventative maintenance of MHE equipment including electric and propane industrial forklifts, pallet jacks, hi-low lifts, scissor lifts, scrubbers/sweepers, battery charging stations and cars, batteries, etc. Provide assistance to Supervisor/Manager of Maintenance to ensure assets are managed in accordance with the following: Equipment/parts manufacturers, equipment/parts suppliers, EPA, OSHA and applicable State and Local Codes.
Summary of C&S Benefits
As a local employer of choice in the community, C&S is proud to offer our employees a competitive benefit package that includes:
• A choice of medical, dental, and vision plans to fit you and your family’s needs eligibility starting your first day
• 401(K) Savings Plan eligibility starting after 90 days
• Paid Personal/Sick and Vacation Time in the first year for all hourly non-union employees
• Holiday Pay eligibility for full-time employees
• Tuition Reimbursement Program eligibility after one year of service
• Flexible scheduling opportunities
• And more!
Oversee and manage the repair of the MHE fleet including monitoring and trending, troubleshooting and repairs and preventative maintenance.
Conducting preventive maintenance (P.M.'s) within manufacturer's guidelines/specifications and established timelines to include oil changes, filter changes, calibration of equipment, belts changes, inspections, adjustments, lubrication, etc. Concise reporting of required inspections, evaluations, P.M. procedures, etc. and clear communication with Management, etc. Responsible for logging time and materials into computerized maintenance management system (CMMS) on a daily basis in the form of repairs, P.M.s, etc.
Responsible for daily communication of all pertinent information regarding equipment operation and maintenance to departmental management and other maintenance teams. Responsible for housekeeping, clean up of all maintenance areas/work areas on a daily basis.
Required to interpret and understand plans and specifications, schematics, operating and maintenance manuals, etc. for all systems being overseen.
Assist manager/supervisor in developing standard operating procedures, daily work schedules, and duty cycles for all repairs and maintenance for MHE and battery equipment. Assist in managing outside battery, MHE, and electrical contractors conducting service, repair and new contract work. Assist management in creation of budgets for individual projects, yearly capital and yearly operating expenses.
This position will also assist the battery technicians. Duties will include assisting in battery charger repairs, battery changes for MHE, repair of plugs and tips of batteries and chargers, watering and washing batteries, acid spill clean up, battery rack cleaning, battery area sweeping and cleaning, and other general maintenance activities.
This position will also assist the building and refrigeration maintenance teams. Duties will include assisting in general building repairs, electrical troubleshooting and repairs, refrigeration systems repair and maintenance, and other general maintenance activities.
- Warehouse : Grocery Warehouse (50F to 90F)
- Sunday, Monday, Thursday and Friday 11:30am until job is done approx. 10:00pm
Specialized Knowledge : Extensive experience with Crown, Raymond, and Toyota material. Manufacturer Certifications (Raymond, Crown, Toyota, etc.)handling equipment. Detailed knowledge of hydraulic systems/schematics/components, electrical systems/schematics both AC and DC systems, drive motors, power amps, electrical controls including PLC systems. Detailed knowledge of mechanical systems including transmissions, drive units, differentials, braking systems, internal combustion motors, telescopic masts, reach mechanisms, steering systems, suspension systems, etc. Building and HVAC: General knowledge of building (Dock doors and plates, electrical, HVAC systems, etc.) systems. CMMS: Computerized Maintenance Management System experience for logging work orders and P.M.s
Special Skills : Hydraulic systems, Electronic Systems, PLC/Low Voltage Control Systems
Physical abilities: : Some travel, site inspections, equipment inspections, mechanical repairs and replacements, all which require good mobility, physical exertion, walking, bending, reaching, climbing ladders, carrying tools and parts, etc.
Other: : OSHA, ASE Certifications (Electrical, Mechanical, Braking Systems, etc.)
Although this position states no travel required, there may be times when support is needed at other facilities and travel may be asked of the associate. :
Years Of Experience
- 2-5 : Relevant experience. 4 years: MHE Maintenance Position.
Attendance, Initiative, Productivity, Quality, Safety, Technical Certification - Electrical Engineering Technology, Values
3rd Shift (United States of America)
C&S Wholesale Grocers, Inc.
About Our Company
C&S Wholesale Grocers, Inc. , based in Keene, NH, is the largest wholesale grocery supply company in the U.S. and the industry leader in supply chain innovation. Founded in 1918 as a supplier to independent grocery stores, C&S now services customers of all sizes, supplying more than 6,000 independent supermarkets, chain stores, military bases, and institutions with over 150,000 different products. At C&S, We Select the Best® – those with the motivation, pride, and drive to succeed in our fast-paced world.
Working Safely is a Condition of Employment at C&S Wholesale Grocers, Inc. C&S Wholesale Grocers is proud to be an Equal Opportunity and Affirmative Action employer, and considers qualified applicants without regard to race, color, creed, religion, ancestry, national origin, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, age, disability, veteran status or any other protected factor under federal, state or local law.
Company: C&S Wholesale Grocers, Inc.
Job Area: Facilities - Maint
Job Family: Facilities
Job Type: Regular
Job Code: JC0987