In-House/ Road Service Technician

  • G.N. JOHNSTON EQUIPMENT
  • Toronto, ON, Canada
  • 07 Dec, 2017
Permanent - Full time Construction

Job Description

Job Description

Are you good with your hands, have a knack for all things technical? Join the Johnston Equipment team as a road service technician! The ideal candidate will be skilled with mechanical, electrical, and information technology skills. In this role you will be conducting maintenance checks and diagnosing repairs for lift trucks and carousels at customer sites. You are familiar with examining overall operational integrity and condition of the trucks. You have an eye for finding defective or worn out mechanical or electrical parts then communicating and executing next steps for repair solutions to the customer. As a technician, you are the front line contact between GNJ and the customer, so you are comfortable with client contact as well as having technical savvy. You pride yourself on having a good grasp of the roads as well as strong time management ability. Johnston Equipment provides technical tools to its technicians to support them in their positions including the latest technology (iPads, iPhones, work standards, GPS) in order to process work orders and maintain your parts inventory with maximum efficiency and accuracy.

Johnston Equipment is a dynamic team working together for a common goal: client satisfaction. At GNJ every client and employee is valued and important. We offer our employees:

  • A company that stands behind 60 years of business excellence.

  • A company that places great emphasis on health and safety as demonstrated by our Ideal Maintenanceā„¢ and Raymond Certification programs

  • A fair and rewarding work environment

  • A guaranteed 40-hour work-week

  • Work/Life balance

  • Company vehicle

  • Competitive compensation

  • Earning potential through our unique Technician Lead Program and available overtime.

  • Receive paid training in hydraulics and electro-mechanical for both Raymond and other brand machines

  • Have more opportunities for long-term career advancement than any other material handling dealer in Canada

Here at Johnston, we believe that attitude is everything, bring your "make a difference" personality and strong work ethic and be ready to succeed!

You make the difference: You are relied upon by our customer to keep them running at optimal levels so they can meet productivity demands. You directly impact satisfying the customer technically but also you are the key to driving our company's revenue in the highly important aftermarket service area of our business. You are key to our success and to our customers' smooth and safe operation for their employees and their equipment fleets.

Johnston Equipment is working together for continuous improvement, sustainable outcomes, and outstanding customer care. Live the values. Reap the rewards.

Testing is part of our selection process. Each applicant selected to move forward will be required to complete testing for mechanical, hydraulic, and electrical knowledge.

Hours of work: Mondays, Wednesdays, and Fridays the technician will be working 4 pm to 12 am in-house at the customer site (downtown Toronto) fixing conveyors, and on Tuesdays and Thursdays the technician will be working 12 pm to 8 pm assuming regular RST duties around the Greater Toronto Area servicing forklifts/ lift trucks at customer sites.

Company Description Johnston Equipment Leads the Way
At Johnston Equipment we are solutions-driven, customer-focused provider of material handling and storage solutions. When you are on the job for us, you take pride in knowing that your actions boost our customers' productivity.

We are Canada's largest and most accomplished materials handling solutions experts and the largest forklift dealership in the world. In 2014 we are celebrating 60 years in our industry. As the only national dealer in Canada, we have an unparalleled breadth and depth of industry expertise and deliver a comprehensive range of high quality material handling products and services to an extensive customer base.

A part of Toyota Material Handling North America, the products and services that we sell under the Johnston Equipment brand are renowned for high standards of quality and safety that allow us to deliver the creative, trusted solutions that our customers expect.