Forklift Mechanic

City:  Newark
State:  CA
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.


We are an essential business, supporting commercial and residential building needs during the COVID-19 pandemic which allows our employees to enjoy better job stability and opportunities for advancement. We’ve updated our training and safety protocols to ensure all of our employees can work in a safe environment. 


We protect what matters. 


The Newark, CA plant is currently accepting resumes for a Forklift Mechanic.  This position is responsible for maintaining mobile equipment operation by completing inspections and preventive maintenance requirements, correcting vehicle deficiencies and maintaining proper records of inspections and repairs.


Responsibilities include, but are not limited to:


  • Analyze and diagnose engine problems and any other problems related to mobile equipment (forklifts and semi trailers).
  • Perform tune ups and preventive maintenance on mobile equipment.
  • Maintain appropriate records regarding preventive maintenance and repairs.
  • Inventory of parts for Forklift Shop.
  • Fabrication, as needed.
  • Maintain excellent attendance and punctuality.
  • Maintain 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.


Qualifications include:


  • High school diploma or general education degree (GED).
  • Two (2) or more years related experience and/or training.
  • Equivalent combination of education and experience.


Interested applicants please click to apply.


We offer an excellent benefits and compensation package including medical, dental, vision, 401(k), profit sharing and wellness programs.


We are a drug free workplace and EOE. 



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: San Francisco
Nearest Secondary Market: Oakland