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Chadwick Forklifts P/L - 2021 HRIA Rental and Hire Company of the Year


We are seeking talented and experienced Forklift Technicians. Positions available at BOTH our branches in the South East (Braeside) and West (Sunshine West). We are offering both field and workshop roles.


About Us

Chadwick Forklifts is a complete materials handling provider offering a one-stop-shop for customers for new and used forklift rentals and service.


Our Culture / Values

Respect, trust, autonomy, support, teamwork and enjoying your role are foremost amongst our culture and values. This was recognised through us winning the HRIA 2021 Hire and Rental Company of the year.


Career Progression

We offer ongoing training and development tailored to individuals and what they wish to get out of their career progression short and long term.


​​​​Job Security

We offer high job security and flexibility and recognise that this is important for our staff and their families especially in these challenging times.


About You

We are looking for FULL TIME Forklift Service technicians AND Workshop Technicians to carry out repairs & service work on our fleet of forklifts. Experience in both LPG and diesel engines would be beneficial but not essential. Exposure to battery/electric forklifts and hydraulics would also be advantageous.

These positions will be responsible for delivering a high quality of service to our customers in the field (field technician) and workshop (workshop technician) well as performing preventative and non-scheduled maintenance work in our custom designed workshops (Braeside or Sunshine West).

Your role will involve but is not limited to the following:

  • Carry out all field maintenance and workshop repairs to forklifts and other materials handling equipment as appropriate
  • Perform scheduled servicing of equipment in accordance with manufacturers service standards
  • Inspecting, diagnosing and repairing of equipment
  • Troubleshooting faults with equipment
  • Liaising and communicating with other staff to maintain service records
  • Maintain a clean and organized service work area


On offer

Great team culture with a can-do attitude!!
Great conditions & support staff
Knowledge gap training
Excellent wages with overtime
Flexible hours BUT FULL TIME ROLE
Fully maintained and modern Volkswagen VW Transporter service van (field based)


Hourly Rate:


Job Type:

Melbourne, Victoria - Australia


Chadwick Forklifts

Forklift Technician

September 3, 2021

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