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Forklift Technician- Mechanic

Material Handling Service

Option III, Inc.

Omaha, NE


Immediate full time opening: Experienced Forklift Service/ Material Handling Technician.


Get to Know Us:

Option III has 30+ years, experience in Warehouse Equipment Installation, Parts and Service.   We provide Design, Engineering, Equipment, Installation, and Service for a wide range of Material Handling Equipment.  


  • We are family centered, quality driven and support the safety and well-being of our people. 
  • Our small team completes assignments of differing lengths/challenges for customers in Omaha and surrounding states.
  • Our projects provide hands on experience to learn & develop skills useful for long term career success.
  • Option III is a full line Distributor supporting a large variety of Material Handling Equipment, such as Fork Lifts, Dock Equipment, Racking Systems, Carousels, Stretch Wrappers, Conveyors and much more.

Responsibilities:  As a member of the service team, you will be responsible for repairs of Material Handling Equipment plus installation of new Material Handling Equipment, when needed.

Here is what you’ll experience:

  1. Full time position: typically, 8 hours a day between 7:30 AM and 4:00 PM, 5 days a week.
  2. Regular use of power and hand tools and operation of material handling equipment
  3. Equipment you will be involved with can include:
  • Racking & Industrial Shelving
  • Mezzanines & Conveyors
  • Dock related equipment
  • Forklift Repairs and Service
  • Remove, repair, disassemble, assemble, and perform analysis of all forklift and material handling equipment including engines, attachments, electrical systems, hydraulics, transmissions, brakes, steering, and electronic applications.
  • Troubleshoot, diagnose and repair most types and brands of Forklifts
  • Read and understand schematics for electrical and hydraulic systems
  • Perform proper preventative maintenance in a timely manner
  • Work in a variety of customer locations and environments
  • Company Provided Van and Uniforms
  1. Pay Range – beginning $15.00 to $30.00 Depending on Skills and Experience
  2. Benefits:
  • Health Insurance
  • IRA match
  • Vacation
  • Uniforms provided, including stipend for steel-toe shoes
  • Specialized Training (e.g. welding)


Job Requirements

We prefer Service Experience with Material Handling, Warehouse Equipment and Forklift Equipment.

 Option III is willing to train if you have core mechanical skills and a credible work history. 

Job Requirements:

  • Must have high school diploma
  • Valid driver’s license, Clean driving record
  • Legally authorized to work in the U.S.
  • Solid understanding and experience with the proper functioning of Electronic and Mechanical Equipment
  • Mechanical aptitude essential; welding experience preferred; will train  
  • Desire to work with a wide variety of equipment, i.e.  forklifts, dock equipment, conveyors/sorters, etc.
  • Capable of using hand tools, welders, cordless power tools and mechanical assembly tools while handling materials and fasteners
  • Be able to clearly communicate around technical and problem-solving issues to verify solutions and obtain work approval from the customer
  • Able to lift 70#s sometimes repeatedly during a day
  • Can work/stand for 8 hours or more daily
  • Consistently follow all safety procedures and processes
  • Possess own basic hand tools
  • Positive & friendly attitude; Team service oriented
  • Professional appearance; will wear provided uniforms
  • Strong work ethic and integrity

To apply; send your resume to:  Pat Kahm: or simply click "apply" 

If you do not have a resume request an application from Pat via an email -


You are welcome to apply at our Office in Omaha

Option III, Inc.

10430 J Street  

Omaha, Ne 68127

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