Diesel / Forklift Mechanic

City:  Las Vegas
State:  NV
Country/Region:  US

PABCO® Gypsum, a division of PABCO® Building Products LLC, has provided quality gypsum board products and service for over 35 years.  PABCO® Gypsum supplies a complete line of gypsum products for commercial and residential construction.


Here at our Las Vegas location, we make Gypsum Wallboard. Your job as a Diesel Forklift Mechanic operation by completing inspections and preventive maintenance requirements; correcting vehicle deficiencies; making adjustments and alignments.


Why you want to work for us!


  • Competitive Wages and Bonus Potential
  • On the Job Training and Promotional Opportunities
  • Medical, Dental & Vision Insurance
  • Profit Sharing, 401(k) and Life Insurance
  • Wellness Programs
  • Life Assistance Program
  • Paid Holidays and Vacations
  • Family-Owned Workplace 

What’s the work Schedule? 


  • Regular schedule: Monday – Friday 7 am to 3 pm with potential after hours calls, overtime and weekends.  Holiday work is mandatory if scheduled.

What's the pay rate?


  • Pay wage:  $36.06 per hour

What’s the Job?


  • Analyzes and diagnose engine problems and any other problems related to company vehicles.
  • Perform tune ups on company cars, Hyster forklifts, equipment, etc. 
  • Services diesel equipment according to DOT regulatory compliance.
  • Maintains and performs preventative maintenance program for various company vehicles including forklifts.
  • Repairs and/or replaces hydraulic cylinders and motors.
  • Replaces broken and worn parts including pneumatic breaks.
  • Fabrication as needed
  • Tests and rewires all types of electrical parts.
  • Rebuilds engines, carburetors and performs engine exchange.
  • Purchases and picks up parts when required.
  • Maintains daily log of activities and repairs.
  • Maintains excellent attendance and punctuality.
  • Operates high speed grinders, drill press, MIG or stick welders, cutting torch, air impact, specialty tools, hydraulic press and any other tools as required.
  • Maintains work area according to plant standard for safety, efficiency and cleanliness.
  • Abides by all safety rules set forth by company and government regulatory agencies and ensure that hazardous conditions are reported and corrected.
  • All other tasks and/or responsibilities as assigned.


You and your experience:


  • High school diploma or equivalent preferred
  • Trade school in mechanical coursework preferred
  • Requires two-year work-related experience
  • MSHA certification preferred

What puts you ahead:


  • Previous Diesel Mechanic Experience

PABCO offers an excellent benefits and compensation package including medical, dental, vision, 401(k), profit sharing retirement plan and wellness programs.  We are an equal opportunity employer and promote a drug free workplace.

Nearest Major Market: Las Vegas