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Company: US Foods
Location: Charlotte, NC
Career Level: Entry Level
Industries: Food, Beverage


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Responsible for upkeep and maintenance of warehouse-related equipment (i.e. pallet jacks, high lifts, forklifts, batteries, etc.). This keeps day and night warehouse operations functional to ensure efficient shipping and receiving of product.
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Benefits medical, dental, vision, 401K, life insurance, strong safety culture, and much more! Benefits start day ONE, stellar local leadership, best place to work!

US Foods is one of the largest food distributors with a culture and history of promoting from within, excellent training programs and a continuous improvement focus

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Essential Duties and Responsibilities

  • Perform necessary repairs and maintenance to warehouse-related equipment (i.e. pallet jacks, high lifts, forklifts, etc.) to ensure that adequate machinery is available for day and night warehouse operations.
  • Review any equipment reports submitted by warehouse associates, record actions/repairs taken, and maintains a repair log per USF policy.
  • Perform PM's (Preventative Maintenance) on equipment, and maintain PM log with proper documentation, per USF policy.
  • Comply with all USF and government guidelines regarding safety when working on equipment (i.e. Lock Out/Tag Out, placarding and required documentation, safe work environment, etc.)
  • Maintain and secure the battery-charging area, batteries and other equipment contained therein.
  • Responsible for company tools and maintenance equipment used in performance of job duties, including inventory maintenance, safe operation, proper storage, and security of tool area.
  • If authorized, may purchase tools and other equipment needs from local vendors to perform required duties.



  • High School Diploma or Equivalent Required.

o Additional mechanic training or trade school degree preferred


  • A minimum of six months previous mechanic experience


  • Knowledge of equipment repair and operation
  • Able to repair and overhaul warehouse equipment
  • Welding ability
  • Able to read and write legibly
  • Basic mathematical skills (add, subtract, multiply, divide)
  • Able to work with little direct supervision

Physical Requirements:

Job Requires Worker To:

1. Sit Occasionally

2. Stand Frequently

3. Walk Frequently

4. Drive Occasionally (Test Drives Equipment) To


1. 1-10 Lbs. (Sedentary) Continuously

2. 10-20 Lbs. (Light) Frequently

3. 25-50 Lbs. (Medium) Occasionally

4. 50-100 Lbs. (Heavy) Occasionally

5. Over 100 Lbs. (Very Heavy) Never


1. 1-10 Lbs. (Sedentary) Frequently

2. 10-20 Lbs. (Light) Frequently

3. 25-50 Lbs. (Medium) Occasionally

4. 50-100 Lbs. (Heavy) Occasionally

5. Over 100 Lbs. (Very Heavy) Never


1. Push/Pull Occasionally Item: Boxes, pallet jack control arm, hand tools, drive units

2. Climb/Balance Occasionally Item: Pallet Jack, forklift, order selector

3. Stoop/Squat Frequently

4. Kneel/Bend Occasionally

5. Bend Frequently

6. Reach Above Shoulder Occasionally

7. Grasp Objects Frequently

8. Manipulate Objects Frequently

9. Twisting Occasionally

***EOE Race/Color/Religion/Sex/Sexual Orientation/Gender Identity/National Origin/Protected Veteran/Disability Status***

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