Industrial Truck Mechanic

Locations Hiring:

Nissan Smyrna Manufacturing and Assembly Plant

Job Type:

Job Description:

Under general supervision, to perform preventive mechanical and electronic maintenance and repair work on forklifts, tugs, burden carriers and automatic guided vehicle systems.  In addition candidate should be able to perform preventive maintenance per PM checklist and other related duties.

Job Responsibilities:

  • Troubleshoot, diagnose and repair of battery powered forklifts, tugs, burden carriers and automatic guided vehicles.
  • Maintains and repairs electronic, computer and mechanical equipment through use of standard preventive maintenance practices and proper use of industry standard test equipment.
  • Keeps constant check on wiring components and mechanical devices through use of multi-meters and other accurate measuring devices, specialized test equipment, and keeps accurate records.
  • Repair, troubleshoot and replace as needed printed circuit boards and electronic components.
  • Clears collisions and back-up problems of the system, and troubleshoots and corrects vehicle and system errors.
  • Repairs and troubleshoots other mechanical equipment and electronic components.

Minimum Qualifications:


  • The equivalent of two years’ full-time experience in the maintenance of electrical and mechanical equipment.

Knowledge and Skills


  • Common tools, materials, equipment and methods used in the repair of electronic vehicles.
  • Equipment and methods used in welding.
  • Basic electricity.
  • Basic electronics.
  • Computers and software.


  • Read and understand schematics and ladder relay logic.
  • Understand design techniques in digital electronics.
  • Diagnose and correct vehicle problems.
  • Perform numerical operations.
  • Communicate orally and in writing.


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