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Service Technicians Field Service

August 31, 2017


Service Technicians Field Service


Are you looking to give your career a Lift…?


Established in 1983, LiftRite Hire & Sales is a market leader in materials handling and construction equipment. We supply and maintain Manitou, Gehl, Kalmar and Kobelco equipment for a large customer base and our own hire fleet including forklifts.

We are seeking two qualified Service Technicians to join the Service team at our premises based in Canning Vale.

The Role

As a Service Technician you will provide scheduled and preventative maintenance, servicing, fault finding, diagnosis and general repairs as well as attending to breakdowns.  The role would involve a willingness to work weekends, travel at short notice and work flexible hours as required.

Essential Criteria

To be a valued member of our team, ideally you will have the following attributes;

  • Relevant Mechanical Trade qualification
  • Demonstrated experience in servicing and maintenance in materials handling or similar industry
  • Good working knowledge of hydraulics and a basic understanding of electrics
  • Ability to diagnose and fault find when assessing equipment for maintenance and repair
  • Ensuring equipment is serviced and repaired in a timely manner
  • Demonstrate a strong work ethic and the ability to work without supervision
  • Ability to work independently and as part of a team
  • Excellent customer service skills, communication and organisational skills
  • Proactive approach to workplace safety
  • Honest, reliable and punctual
  • Ability to comply with company policies and procedures
  • Current ‘C ‘ class driver’s licence

Desired Criteria

The following will be highly regarded but are not essential;

  • High Risk Work Licence – Forklift (LF) class
  • Licence to install and repair LPG systems
  • Refrigerant handling licence


What we offer

LiftRite will offer a friendly work environment and the opportunity to participate in our training programs to build upon your skills and expertise.

To Apply for this Role

Please forward a cover letter outlining your experience and a current resume detailing your qualifications to the Human Resources Manager by email to:

Interviews may begin prior to the closing date of this Ad.


Applications close: Friday, 6th November 2017


No recruitment agents please.