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At PennWest, our people are the backbone of our success!

Careers at PennWest Industrial Trucks

At PennWest Industrial Trucks, our people are the backbone of our success. Above all, they are knowledgeable, dedicated, customer focused and high-achieving. If this sounds like you, then you should consider joining our team!

ABOUT US

PennWest Industrial Trucks is a privately owned, leading provider of material handling solutions head-quartered in Mt.Pleasant, PA, just a few miles east of Pittsburgh, PA. In addition, we have branches in Erie, PA, Tarentum, PA, and Fairmont, WV. We are the exclusive Toyota and Linde dealer for the Western Pennsylvania territory, which includes parts of West Virginia and Ohio. PennWest offers great benefits, for instance, competitive pay, excellent health, vision, and dental coverage, and paid vacation and holidays.

Current Openings:

To apply, please email your resume to Jennifer Hood, Human Resources Manager.

Job Description

PennWest is a premier provider of material handling & construction equipment & services in western Pennsylvania & Northern West Virginia. We are rapidly growing and looking for Sales Reps with a minimum of 3 years experience with proven success in the material handling industry.

The Experienced Sales Representative will expand the customer base in Beaver, Southern Allegheny, Washington, and Greene County, PA. Prior experience and knowledge of the top manufacturers in the field and familiarity with the product lines to initiate new sales opportunities via cold calling, inbound leads, social selling, and developing marketing strategies.

Qualifications:

  • Minimum 3 years experience in material handling sales;
  • Strong work ethic and desire to succeed;
  • Proven inside sales experience;
  • Strong phone presence;
  • Ability to efficiently organize and manage multiple priorities;
  • Excellent grammar and communication skills;
  • Must possess computer skills including all Microsoft applications (Word, Excel, Access, and Outlook);
  • Must have ability to work in a team and sales driven environment
  • Previous experience in industrial environment a plus!
  • Position will require local travel

Education and/or Experience:

  • High School Diploma or equivalent required; Associate’s Degree+ preferred in related field
  • Experience working in high paced, office environment;
  • Excellent customer service skills.

Compensation package:

  • $40,000 annual base + Commissions;
  • Health, Dental, Vision, Long term disability, Short Term and Life and AD&D policies;
  • 401k Program
  • Paid vacation days and holidays.

PennWest is an Equal Opportunity Employer

Job Type: Full-time

Do you have handy-man, facility, general maintenance, warehouse experience? Great with hand and power tools? An eye for process and efficiency? Looking to get your foot in the door to Other Opportunities?  Then PennWest Industrial Trucks, LLC is looking for you!

We have an immediate opening for a Short-Term Utility Warehouse Employee, with the intention to move into other areas (Service Technician, Facilities, Parts, Warehouse) based on your skills and success on our Short-Term Utility Warehouse Project.

PennWest is a premier provider of material handling & construction equipment & services in western Pennsylvania & Northern West Virginia. Our headquarters is located in Mt. Pleasant, PA 15666 (just past New Stanton, PA)

This Utility Warehouse person will be working with all departments to improve warehouse and shop efficiencies, processes and procedures and ensuring compliance with all Safety, OSHA, 5S, ASEC and company guidelines.

The Responsibilities of the Utility Warehouse are not limited to:

– Painting lines, work stations, aisles, walkways, etc.;

– Labeling shelving, work stations, parts, areas etc.;

– Printing stencils and painting;

– Moving and re-organizing warehouse, hanging items;

– Performing minor maintenance or facility repairs and/or coordinating with outside vendors

The Shift is Flexible for:

– 7am – 4p or 8am – 5pm, Mon through Friday

The Pay is:

– $15/hr+ DOE

The Utility Warehouse Qualifications include:

– Must be physically capable: Max lifting 50lbs, daily 20-30lbs, able to kneel for extended times

– Attention to detail

– Excellent attendance

– Basic Measurement and hand tool experience

– Industrial, Warehouse, Forklift, Maintenance experience

– ASEC, 5S, OSHA experience a plus!

 

HOW TO APPLY: Send Resume to jhood@pennwestlift.com

PennWest is an Equal Opportunity Employer.

PennWest Industrial Trucks LLC is a premier provider of material handling & construction equipment & services in Western Pennsylvania & Northern West Virginia. As an essential business, we have been able to grow over the last few months and are looking for additional Field Technicians to service Material Handling equipment in the West Virginia area.

The Technician position performs maintenance, diagnoses, and repairs problems on equipment sold and serviced by the Company.

Essential duties and responsibilities of a Technician include (applicable to material handling equipment):

  • Diagnose problems with equipment and determine required repairs and parts;
  • Order parts for maintenance and repairs;
  • Complete all required documentation of work performed – service reports, time reports, and warranty information;
  • Follow safe work procedures and methods using tools and equipment. Practice all company, customer, and manufacturer safety policies and procedures

Qualifications:

  • Ability to perform diagnostic procedures and repairs;
  • Install and operate relevant tests and diagnostic equipment;
  • Operate various mechanical equipment – compressor, welder, and generator;
  • Mechanical aptitude

Education and/or Experience:

  • High School Diploma or equivalent;
  • Experience working in mechanic/technician role;
  • Excellent customer service skills;
  • Diesel, auto, hydraulic, heavy equipment repair experience;
  • Mechanical and/or electric maintenance/technician experience

Compensation Package:

  • Competitive hourly wage ($21-$28/hr)
  • Health, Dental, Vision, Short and Long Term Disability, and Life/AD&D policies
  • Paid vacation days and holidays
  • Uniforms
  • Multiple Special Allowances

PennWest is an Equal Opportunity Employer.

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