Field Service Technician

Field Service Technician

Locations: Whittier, Fontana, Valencia, and Escondido. 

Yale/Chase currently has multiple openings for Field Service Technicians (FST) to perform routine maintenance and repairs in the field at our customer locations throughout southern California. The ideal candidate will be self-motivated, able to work independently, and will provide superior customer service with a positive and friendly attitude. 

Our technicians enjoy competitive pay, excellent benefits, a take-home company vehicle, a company-provided cell phone and laptop, ongoing training and learning opportunities, and working with great people for a great company! 

Job Duties

  • Maintain and repair various types of LP, electric, and diesel forklifts and related quipment by performing preventative maintenence, analyzying, diagnosing, and troubleshooting repairs. 
  • Clearly communicating recommended repairs needed to resolve equipment performance to customer
  • Inspecting and testing equipment to ensure all safety devices are in proper working order
  • Accurately & thoroughly complete required paperwork
  • Collect customer signatures and ensure paperwork is turned in promptly
  • Maintain & operate service vecles in a clean, orderly, and hazard-free manner
  • Observe all Yale/Chase & customer safety procedures
  • Follow company polices


  • High School Diploma or GED
  • Strong mechanical and electrical aptitude
  • Basic skills in operating personal computers
  • Prior experience repairing forklifts and heavy equipment highly desired, but not required for entry-level FST Ability to safely operate power tools, lifts, hoists, hydraulic jacks, and overhead cranes
  • Possess and maintain valid driver’s license with good driving record
  • Good written and oral communication skills
  • Effectively communicate & interact positively with custoemrs, co-workers, and management
  • Ability to pass pre-employment physical examination and drug screen. 

Special Requirements

Employee to provide their own tools.


We offer competitive compensation based on experience. 


Excellent benefits package that includes medical, dental, life, long-term disability, retirement plans, flexible spending accounts, paid vacation, sick and holiday time off.