Serving the Northern California Region Since 1992 ● 4043 Crows Landing Road, Modesto, CA ● (209) 538-5844

Job Opening: Maintenance and Forklift Mechanic

Maintenance and Forklift Mechanic


United Pallet Services is looking for a fulltime Maintenance and Forklift Mechanic who is reliable and a quick learner to join our team in Modesto. This position will diagnose and repair material handling equipment. Responsibilities will also include but are not limited to the following:


-Troubleshoot/diagnose and repair all types of gas equipment, including Toyota Propane forklifts, company vehicles, power tools, etc.

-Welding and fabrication may be required

-Conduct regular preventative maintenance

-Perform assigned tasks in a timely, accurate and efficient manner



-7AM-3:30PM, Monday-Friday



-Starting Pay: $16.00/hour, however compensation will correspond with experience



-After your introductory period, employees have access to enroll in our Health, Vision, Dental and Life Insurance plans

-Paid Holidays

Maintenance and Forklift Mechanic Requirements: 
-Must be 18 years or older

-High school diploma or equivalent

-Must be authorized to work in the U.S.
-Gas mechanical knowledge

-Knowledge of construction equipment, tools, and accessories.

-Experience with electrical diagnosing.

-Welding experience is a plus

-Proper personal protective equipment must be worn at all times

If you are interested in this opportunity stop by and apply today or visit our website to download and fax an application to us. The website is

United Pallet Services, Inc.
4043 Crows Landing Road

Modesto, CA 95358


Our Expectations of our Employees:

-Be ready and willing to learn

-Do your best

-Be safe

-Be truthful

-Be respectful

-Work as a team


Who we are:

United Pallet Services, Inc. is one of the largest pallet manufacturing companies in the state of California. We manufacture new pallets and crates, repair existing pallets, sort pallets, offer other pallet related services, and manufacture the patented pointGUARD® Plastic Pallet Protection Products. Our innovative history dates back to 1992 when Empire Pallet and Riverbank Pallet merged their individual and unique pallet offerings to form one dynamic company. Since that time, we have grown to employ over 120 employees and have expanded to over 18 acres. On a normal day, we usually handle/ship between 15,000 - 20,000 pallets. Our future is bright as we continue to expand our product base.


Our Mission (What We Do)

United Pallet Services, Inc. is a company built on hard work and dedication to our

customers and our employees. It is our goal to have unsurpassed customer service, innovative &

quality wood products, and a dedicated & caring workforce. We work hard so that we can invest

and grow in the future of our organization, in the lives of our employees, and to give back to the

community in which we live.



Created: July 18, 2019

Revised: NA




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