Forklift Apprentice Mechanic

Wisconsin Lift Truck Corp.

Louisville, KY


Wolter, Inc., a leader in the material handling industry, is seeking an Apprentice Technician to assist with service to our customers! Apprentice Technicians are responsible for shadowing Journeyman Shop Technicians to learn the skills and requirements for becoming a journeyman repair technician.  Apprentice Technicians learn to properly diagnose and repair material handling equipment brought into our shop for repair – meeting and exceeding customer’s expectations. This position is located at our Louisville, KY facility.

To be successful, an Apprentice must possess the following:

 *Strong mechanical aptitude and knowledge/experience

 *Good troubleshooting

 *Customer service

 *Time Management Skills


 *Basic computer proficiency & laptop fundamentals

 *Own tools necessary to perform repairs (per our recommended tool list)

 *Certified to operate material handling equipment (We will provide this certification)

 *Must be able to push, pull, and carry up to 60 lbs. and pass a pre-placement drug test

We offer a complete benefit package including:

  • Medical, Dental and Vision Insurance
  • 401(k) Plan with Employer Match
  • Life, Critical Illness & Accident Insurance
  • Pet Insurance
  • Short-Term & Long-Term Disability Insurance
  • Flexible Savings Account
  • Paid Time Off, Paid Holidays & more!

We offer our technicians interest-free tool loans, tool insurance, uniforms, subsidies for safety boots and safety glasses, technical training, as well as tuition reimbursement. 

We are an Affirmative Action/Equal Opportunity Employer and will give all qualified applicants consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, disability status, protected veteran status, sexual orientation, or any other characteristic protected by law. All job offers are contingent upon satisfactory drug screen results.