The tire press operation is a set process which includes operating a forklift, lifting and rolling tires, loading and unloading the tire press, and removing and installing tires on the forklifts. This process may be repeated 15-20 times per day, depending on business demands.
ESSENTIAL Duties and Responsibilities:
a) Replace tires on forklifts.
b) Operate the forklift safely.
c) Operate the tire press safely.
d) Position body to safely remove, roll, and position tires on the press using the lift table.
e) Maintain good working records for time, parts, supplies and outside purchases in repairs.
f) Maintain and care for tools, equipment and forklifts.
g) Assist with loading and unloading of tires.
h) Participate in job related training, including supporting the safety program.
i) Represent Bailey as a professional by maintaining professional appearance, wearing uniform, keeping the work areas clean, and being courteous and informative with customers.
j) Handle other duties and special projects as assigned
The individual in this position should be safety conscious, reliable, and able to work with tools and machinery safely and effectively.
- A technical school certificate or equivalent experience in mechanical repairs
Skills, Knowledge, and Abilities:
- Strong mechanical skills
- Good communication skills
- Good, safe work habits
- Strong diagnostic and repair skills
License(s) or Certification(s) Required:
The Bailey Company, Inc. is one of the nation's largest forklift truck dealerships. Since our founding in 1949, we have been a family-owned business dedicated to selling, leasing, renting, servicing, and providing parts for forklift trucks in Tennessee, Georgia, and Kentucky. We offer forklifts and other material handling equipment from Caterpillar, Crown, Mitsubishi, and Jungheinrich, as well as the full line of Solideal USA Tires. We are proud of our longstanding reputation for taking care of customer needs quickly, effectively and economically.
The average Bailey Company employee has been with the company for 13 years, which is extraordinarily high for our industry. We seek out people who are interested in being true team players and are willing to help out co-workers when needed.
Location/Region: Piney Flats, TN (US)