Forklift Mechanic Job Vacancy in Athi River, Kenya

Position Title: Forklift Mechanic

Location: Athi River

Company: Manufacturing plant

Job Description

1. Perform regular service, maintenance, and repair work on a lift truck. This involves working with hydraulic systems, maintaining electrical systems, and checking for structural problems.

2. Troubleshoot forklift problems to include brake, electrical and hydraulic systems, detect imperfections, potential problems, safety issues and/or malfunctions.

3. develop and follow a scheduled maintenance plan for all machines, troubleshoot issues as they occur

4. Maintain an inventory of spare parts

5. Ensure that the forklifts are available and in good state for use at any given time

6. Reassemble forklifts and make all necessary adjustments for effective and safe operation.

7. Perform safety inspection of forklifts prior to being released back to the work floor

8. Perform any other duties that may be assigned by the line manager from time to time


  • Have a relevant training /national trade test in motor vehicle mechanic
  • Detail oriented to be able to detect small details when repairing forklifts/vehicles
  • Safety awareness to minimize injuries
  • Must have experience in repair of different types of forklifts
  • Have a valid driving license

How to Apply

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