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Company Overview

When you feel connected to your work, you feel more engaged. At Haworth, you can pursue a career that offers you ample opportunity to build your portfolio and expand your skillset in an exciting and inclusive environment. Join a company that values innovation, inspiration, and you!

 

HAWORTH is a global leader in office furniture and architectural interiors. As a valued member of our team, you can make your mark on the world and reach your full potential within a culture of connectivity.

 

Why Haworth? Find out here!

Job Overview

We are currently looking for a 3rd shift  Forklift Mechanic to join our team in Holland, MI.  

 

Here at Haworth, our members enjoy benefits from their first day of employment including:  (Holland)

  • 3 weeks paid vacation 
  • Choice of Priority Health or BlueCross BlueShield
  • Newly renovated on-site gym open 24 hours
  • 2% earnings provided in 401k plus additional company match
  • Quarterly and annual bonus programs
  • Company provided Short Term Disability, Long Term Disability & Life Insurance
  • Tuition Reimbursement program
  • 4 hours of paid volunteer time off
  • Encompass Counseling Services
  • Zero waste to landfill company which provides personal on-site recycling drop-off

Plus, during your first 2 weeks you will receive free lunches and $50 in free gas!

 

As a Forklift Mechanic, you will:

Perform preventive, routine, and emergency maintenance and repairs on propane, gasoline, and electrical forklifts; Automated Guidance Vehicle (AGV) system; utility equipment, and manlifts.  Change batteries on vehicle as needed.  May monitor total AGV system, using computer terminal, to ensure smooth traffic flow.

 

Standard hours for this role are 11:00 PM - 7:30 AM.

 

 

Do you have these required qualifications?

  • High School Diploma or GED
  • 5 years of experience with material handling preventative maintenance and/or vehicle repair/preventative maintenance
  • 1 year of material handling equipment repair experience
  • Experience with electrical troubleshooting repair, hydraulic repair, and electronics
  • Willing to obtain own tool box and hand tools required by craft
  • Ability to obtain and retain a valid hi-lo license
  • Legal ability to drive in the state of Michigan
  • Ability to work overtime, weekends and holidays as needed
  • Willing and able to train on 1st shift

Do you have these preferred qualifications?

  • Ability to read and comprehend schematics, blueprints, and repair manuals
  • Familiar with up-to-date equipment and latest job related test equipment
  • Ability to work independently 
  • PC and keyboard/mouse skills

Ideally, you have also demonstrated the following:

  • Good verbal communication skills
  • Ability to prioritize workload
  • Strong safety focus
 

Haworth Values

At Haworth, we have a strong set of values that guide our business and help us align with our customers.

 

We listen to our Customers. We rely on our Members. We honor Integrity. We embrace Continuous Learning. We lead with Design. We create Value. We work to make the World better.

 

Join the Haworth family. Apply for this job, or learn more about the many possibilities at Haworth, at https://Careers.Haworth.com.

EEO/AA Statement

As an EEO/AA employer, Haworth will not discriminate in its employment practices due to an applicant's race, color, sex, pregnancy, national origin, ancestry, citizenship, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, protected genetic information, age, disability, marital status, veteran status, religion, height, weight, other protected group status, or any other basis protected by the laws where we employ people. 

 

Haworth's AAP programs are available for applicant review.  Requests can be made to your Recruiter to review during regular business hours.

 

This organization participates in E-Verify Employment Eligibility Verification.

 

If you have questions about any of the above policies, or if you require an accommodation in the application process, please contact a member of our Human Resources team at careers@haworth.com or (616)-393-1600.


Nearest Major Market: Grand Rapids

Job Segment: Warehouse, Forklift, Maintenance Mechanic, Mechanic, Manufacturing, Operations

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