Alta Equipment Company Tire Technician in Elkhart, Indiana
Come work for the largest equipment dealer in the Midwest! Are you a Technician/Mechanic with auto, diesel, agricultural, material handling, lift truck or heavy equipment repair experience? If so, then we want you on our team!
Technicians are at the backbone of our organization; therefore, we provide them with the resources to be successful:
Company cell phone
On the job technical training
Bonus incentive program
Paid time off
10 paid holidays
Outstanding benefits package (BCBS PPO, Delta Dental and EyeMed Vision, plus much more!)
401(k) with match
Company uniforms provided
Work schedule: M-F with some overtime required
Our Industrial Equipment Group is seeking a full-time tire technician for our Elkhart, IN branch. Tire technicians will provide professional installation of industrial tires on material handling equipment. The primary responsibilities of the position consist of, but are not limited to:
Install tires on various material handling equipment, primarily forklifts
Safely operate a single axle 26 foot box truck with a self contained industrial tire press
Ensure work orders are filled out correctly
Put away tires/stock in warehouse
Load trucks daily with inventory needed, unload scrap at end of day
Maintain company truck (wash/clean, check fluids, daily walk around inspection)
Fill out monthly truck inspection/condition form
Maintain professional appearance
Incorporate Alta's Guiding Principles into daily activities
Performs other duties as assigned
Consistent, regular, and reliable attendance including being ready for work at the designated start time
Previous tire industry experience is preferred
Experience operating a forklift, hydraulic tire press, pneumatic impact and torque wrench is preferred
Good mechanical aptitude
Excellent oral and written communication skills
Valid Chauffeurs License with a clean driving record is required
DOT Medical Certification required upon hire
Language Skills - Basic: Ability to read and comprehend simple instructions, short correspondence, and memos. Ability to write simple correspondence. Ability to effectively present information in one-on-one and small group situations, to customers, clients, and other employees of the organization.
Mathematical Skills - Basic: Ability to add and subtract two digit numbers and to multiply and divide with 10's and 100's. Ability to perform these operations using units of American money and weight measurement, volume, and distance.
Reasoning Ability - Intermediate: Ability to apply common sense understanding to carry out instructions furnished in written, oral, or diagram form. Ability to deal with problems involving several concrete variables in standardized situations.
Physical Demands/Work Environment:
Physical/Sensory Functions: Regularly will use hands, talk/hear; Frequently will stand, walk, sit, reach with hands and arms, stoop, kneel crouch or crawl; Occasionally will climb or balance, taste/smell
Vision: No special vision requirements
Lift and/or Move Functions: Frequently will lift from 25 to 100+ pounds
Work Environment: Regularly will work near moving mechanical parts, vibration; Frequently will work in outdoor weather conditions; Occasionally will work in wet or humid conditions (non-weather related), fumes or airborne particles, extreme hear (non-weather related), risk of electrical shock
Culture is Job #1. Alta Equipment Company prides itself in the 3 P’s of business: People, Process and Product. By investing in the best people and creating a “one team” approach, Alta Equipment Company earns customers for life.
If you have a passion for excellence and are ready to make a difference within our organization, we’re ready for you. Whether it’s selling the world’s-best big iron, rolling up your sleeves and servicing our industry-leading construction and material handling product brands or being a difference maker behind the scenes, we can use your skillset.
At Alta Equipment Company, we believe in mutual respect and are committed to diversity while inspiring our employees to reach their maximum potential. Voted a “Top Work Place” by the Detroit Free Press, our 900 employees in Michigan, Illinois and Northern Indiana are committed to excellence. It’s the Alta way.
So, let’s start the conversation. Click the link to apply and begin the journey of a lifetime.
At Alta Equipment Company, we are looking for candidates who are a cultural fit with our organization and understand that every task and job goes toward fostering customers for life. Along with that, a great attitude that embraces mutual respect and delivering a consistent high energy level that exudes a passion for excellence. Also, we are searching for a skill set that has a high aptitude for the position with a continual focus on investing in one’s profession through additional training and learning.
Please visit our careers page at www.altaequipment.jobs to view other openings that may be of interest to you!
We are an equal opportunity employer. Employment selection and related decisions are made without regard to gender, race, age, disability, religion, national origin, color, gender identity, sexual orientation, veteran status or any other protected class.
External Company URL: www.altaequipment.com
Street: 2308 Clay Street