Eastern Lift Truck Co.

Heavy Equipment and Forklift Mechanic

Newark, DE


(This is not a Forklift Operator position.  We sell, rent and service Material Handling Equipment.)



Currently, we are seeking a Road Mechanics/Forklift Mechanics to support local customers for our Newark, DE branch location.


Our Technicians work Monday through Friday and are home for dinner. All services are performed in the field at our client’s location. Technicians are provided a company service van/truck and are dispatched from their home.  


Main Duties:

  • Field Service Technician / Heavy Equipment and Forklift Mechanics diagnose, repair, inspect, and maintain equipment including Forklifts, Pallet Trucks, Boom Lifts, and Scissor Lifts.
  • Provide courteous and professional service.
  • Maintain a clean and safe work environment in compliance with Company and OSHA Standards



  • Experience repairing forklifts and/or heavy equipment
  • Working knowledge of mechanical, electrical, and hydraulic systems
  • Experience as a road mechanic a plus
  • Exceptional customer service skill
  • Must have own tools
  • Clean driving record/Valid Driver’s license 
  • Dependable, self-motivated professional
  • Excellent work ethic and a POSITIVE attitude
  • Ability to provide references of prior employers


Eastern Lift Truck Co. offers competitive wages and excellent benefits including:

  • Company paid training
  • Service van with fuel card
  • Company cell phone
  • Medical, Dental, and Prescription Plan.
  • 401k with partial company match
  • Short- & Long-Term Disability
  • Basic and Supplemental life insurance policies
  • Industry leading paid vacation and sick time
  • Paid holidays




Eastern Lift Truck Co. is a family owned company, celebrating over 50 years strong, next year. We provide sales, parts, rentals and service in all areas of the Lift Truck, Material Handling and Allied product business. Eastern Lift Truck Co. has built a reputation for outstanding service, exceptional quality, and unmatched reliability for the past 50 years. Our core mission is to be our customer’s number one choice with ALL of their material handling needs. 



At Eastern Lift Truck Co. we know that the employees are the ‘heart and soul’ of the company. We seek out the best talent and offer tremendous opportunity for growth, competitive compensation and benefits for individuals who want a career with a great company that maintains a family feel!


Find out more at: www.easternlifttruck.com/career

“Eastern Lift Truck Co. is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer including Disabled/Vets”



Newark, DE

Date posted

Mar 10, 2023

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