Forklift Mechanic at iSpice located in Cortland, NY

Maintenance/Mechanic Technician
Position Type
Regular Full-Time
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iSpice located in Cortland, NY is looking for a Forklift Mechanic to join our team! 


As a Forklift Mechanic, you will play a crucial role in ensuring our forklift fleet's efficient and safe operation in our manufacturing facility. You will be responsible for inspecting, maintaining, and repairing a variety of forklifts, including electric, propane, and diesel-powered units. The successful candidate will demonstrate strong technical acumen, excellent problem-solving skills, and a commitment to promoting workplace safety.


  • Conduct routine inspections of the forklift fleet to identify potential mechanical issues, safety concerns, and general maintenance requirements.
  • Perform preventative maintenance tasks to ensure optimal forklift performance, including checking fluid levels, lubricating components, and replacing worn-out parts.
  • Diagnose and troubleshoot mechanical, electrical, and hydraulic issues on forklifts promptly and accurately.
  • Efficiently repair and replace faulty components using appropriate tools and techniques, such as engines, brakes, transmissions, and steering systems.
  • Adhere to manufacturer's guidelines and company safety standards while maintaining and repairing.
  • Maintain accurate records of maintenance performed, parts used, and equipment status for documentation and reporting purposes.
  • Collaborate with the maintenance team to prioritize tasks and maintain a well-organized workshop environment.
  • Assist in maintaining an adequate inventory of spare parts and consumables required for forklift maintenance and repairs.
  • To enhance your technical expertise and knowledge, • Keep abreast of the latest forklift models, technology, and industry trends.
  • Participate in safety training and promote a safety-first culture, ensuring all forklifts comply with safety regulations.

Remote Position


Min Compensation

USD $20.00/Hr.

Max Compensation

USD $35.00/Hr.


  • High school diploma or equivalent; formal technical training in forklift mechanics or related field is preferred.
  • Proven experience as a Forklift Mechanic, preferably in a manufacturing or industrial setting.
  • Solid understanding of forklift systems, including mechanical, electrical, and hydraulic components.
  • Proficient in diagnosing and troubleshooting mechanical issues, and skilled in precisely carrying out repairs.
  • Familiarity with forklift maintenance schedules, procedures, and safety guidelines.
  • Ability to read and interpret technical manuals, schematics, and diagrams.
  • Strong attention to detail and a systematic approach to problem-solving.
  • Good communication skills and working effectively in a team-oriented environment.
  • A commitment to maintaining a safe working environment and promoting safety best practices.
  • Valid forklift operator's license and any additional certifications in forklift maintenance are a plus.

Join our team and become integral to our commitment to excellence, safety, and continuous improvement in our manufacturing facility. Apply now and significantly impact our operations through your expertise as a Forklift Mechanic.

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Company Profile

iSpice Foods is a leading American-based importer, processor, and supplier of the best quality peppers and spices from around the world. 


At iSpice, we know that healthy eating is a journey. We’re here to support you with a wide variety of seasonings made with the finest, healthiest herbs and spices in the world. Our Wellness and World Flavors collections are crafted to inspire delicious, better-for-you meals cooked at home. Whether you’re looking for healthy alternatives, bold flavors from around the globe, or both, iSpice is your one-stop shop for the ultimate, versatile seasoning blends. The best part? We’ve taken all the guesswork out of knowing how to season your food the healthy way.


iSpice Foods provides equal employment opportunities to all employees and applicants for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, age, disability, or genetic information.


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