Forklift Mechanic

Fullerton, CA, USA Req #1610
Wednesday, November 16, 2022

RPM, a wholly owned subsidiary of Odyssey Logistics & Technology, is a solid, quality, and fast-growing diversified transportation company with 9 locations and looking to expand. We have provided customers with quality service for over 36 years and continue to do so today. 


We’re looking for a Forklift Mechanic to join our team!


The Forklift Mechanic, under the direction of the Fleet Maintenance Supervisor, is primarily responsible for the efficient, accurate, safe, timely, and professional maintenance and/or repairs on forklifts. This role also assists with maintenance and/or repairs on other equipment including trucks, trailers, and the facility, as needed. The Mechanic is also responsible for keeping the Company in compliance with DOT, CHP, OSHA, other federal/state agencies, and to maintain safe operations and eliminate liabilities and/or fines to the best of his/her ability and knowledge.  


Work Schedule is Monday-Friday from 7:00 am- 3:30 pm.


Essential Duties and Responsibilities:

  • Responsible for maintenance and repairs on all forklift company equipment.
  • Provides maintenance and repairs support on other company equipment such as trucks, trailers, etc. as needed.
  • Must complete paperwork, work orders accurately, and concisely, including date, equipment or unit number, labor performed, labor time and listing all parts used by part number and description.
  • May be asked to assist CHP officers when on site BIT inspections are performed.
  • Must interact and communicate with the Safety Department on various issues as instructed.
  • Must use Company supplied and owned cellular telephone and/or two-way radio.
  • Must comply with all safety rules as required by OSHA, DOT, CHP, federal and state agencies.
  • Must use Personal Protective Equipment (PPE) as necessary, such as safety glasses, welding helmet, gloves, dust mask, etc.
  • Must adhere to all Company policies and procedures at all times.
  • Must represent the Company in a professional manner, behaving in a responsible and respectful way to others at all times.
  • Performs building maintenance repairs as needed. 
  • Works on special projects as instructed.

Education and Experience:

  • Must have a minimum of 2-years recent experience as a Forklift Mechanic.
  • Must have basic mechanical tools.
  • Must have solid knowledge on the safe handling and operation of tractors, trailers, containers, pallet jacks, lift gates, forklifts, power tools, chemicals, etc. 
  • Must have excellent, respectful behavior to represent our Company in a professional manner.  This includes wearing clean and pressed uniforms that are in good shape when provided by the Company.


Odyssey does not discriminate on the basis of actual or perceived race, color, creed, religion, national origin, ancestry, citizenship status, age, sex or gender (including pregnancy, childbirth and pregnancy-related conditions), gender identity or expression (including transgender status), sexual orientation, marital status, military service and veteran status, physical or mental disability, genetic information, or any other characteristic protected by applicable federal, state or local laws and ordinances.

Other details

  • Job Family Operations
  • Pay Type Hourly
  • Travel Required No
  • Telecommute % 0
Location on Google Maps
  • Fullerton, CA, USA