Toyota Material Handling Australia

Mobile Forklift Mechanic

Toyota Material Handling Australia

Townsville, Queensland, Australia

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Job Posted: 29/10/2018

Job Category:

Automotive / Automotive Trades

Job description:
  • Australia’s number one forklift company
  • Industry competitive rates, incentives and allowances
  • Industry leading technical development program

Toyota Material Handling Australia (TMHA) is Australia's number one forklift company.

TMHA is fully owned by Toyota Industries Corporation (TICO). TICO is a Japanese multinational manufacturer and a global leader in forklift manufacturing and retail distribution.

TMHA is the exclusive Australian retailer for new sales of world renowned forklift brands - Toyota Industrial Equipment, BT Lift Trucks and Raymond Forklifts (for the company overview video please follow the YouTube link).

Due to TMHA's structure and close relationships with the factories TMHA provides its employees with the industry best accredited product training and factory trained technical support.

TMHA is a strong, family orientated, financially secure business with a great future and prime focus on the development of our people.

TMHA has 16 branches nationally located throughout every state of Australia.

This position will report into our Townsville branch .

TMHA is looking to employ a Forklift Mechanic to provide high quality service and maintenance to TMHA's customers' rental and retail forklifts and other material handling equipment.

You will need the following skills to succeed:

  • Commitment to maintaining safe work practices
  • Strong work ethic and self-motivation
  • Well developed mechanical aptitude
  • Good diagnostic and repair skills
  • Excellent customer service skills
  • Good time management skills with the ability to work independently
  • Good oral and written communication skills
  • Relevant trade qualification (Forklift Mechanic, Automotive Electrician/Light Vehicle Mechanic, Heavy Vehicle, Plant, Diesel Mechanic)

TMHA will provide you with:

  • Technical development and accredited product training
  • Industry competitive rates, incentives and allowances
  • Comprehensive induction program with ongoing support
  • Modern fully equipped clean Service Vehicle
  • Company provided specialised tools and diagnostic equipment
  • Company provided uniforms, safety footwear and all Personal Protective Equipment
  • Excellent facilities, work environment and conditions
  • Friendly team atmosphere
  • Career development initiatives

 Essential aspects:

  • Current Driver's licence
  • Relevant Trade Qualification (non-forklift industry considered)
  • Possess good problem solving and decision making skills
  • Supply your own comprehensive personal hand tool kit
  • Previous experience in a similar role in an associated industry
  • Willingness to participate in training programs to increase your product knowledge and understanding of procedures, safe work practices, statutory responsibilities and licensing requirements.

TMHA is committed to ongoing growth and development of its employees. As a suitable candidate, you will be provided with the required training, support and development to further expand on your existing knowledge.

As part of the Toyota Material Handling Australia recruitment process, all candidates will be required to undergo a pre-employment medical which includes a drug and alcohol test.






Type: Permanent

Category: Field Service

Reference ID: KC000593

Date Posted: 10/24/2018