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Naumann Hobbs Material Handling Inc Industrial Tire Technician - NOT automotive in Phoenix, Arizona

Naumann/Hobbs is looking for YOU to fill our Industrial Tire Technician / Tire installer position in the Phoenix area.

  • Do you have experience working with these kinds of tires?

  • Are you comfortable assessing, troubleshooting and diagnosing issues?

  • Do you have a positive, can-do attitude?

  • Can you provide top-notch customer service skills at all times?

  • Are you a quick learner, and self-starter?

If you said yes to the above questions, WE WANT YOU to become part of our team at Naumann/Hobbs Material Handling, Inc.

We are the largest Material Handling Equipment Company in the Southwest. Naumann/Hobbs Material Handling, Inc. sells, rents, services and supplies parts on an extensive line of material handling products. We are a staple in the Valley and a solid employee owned company with almost 70 years of business experience and over 100 million in annual sales.

Position Summary: Remove and Replace tires on customers? machines.

Reports to: Parts Manager

Essential Functions:

  • Press Operation.

  • Correctly operate a 150 ton press to mount/dismount tires on rims.

  • Use proper lifting methods to place tires and equipment in press.

  • Monitor press for correct pressures while operating.

  • Keep press clean and serviced

  • Drive vehicle with attached tire press to job sites in a safe manner

  • Sell additional tires and repairs when possible.

  • Maintain the tire stock in the tire sheds.

  • Keep sheds clean and tire stock stored neatly.

  • Put away tire stock orders when they come in.

  • Pick up any trash that accumulates in tire area.

  • Maintain tire press vehicle.

  • Keep track of scheduled maintenance intervals and advise when due for maintenance.

  • Inform supervisor of any problems with truck or press operation.

  • Wash truck periodically to maintain professional appearance.

  • Maintains Company?s and personal tools associated with the tire truck.

  • Help in warehouse when not pressing tires.

Among these duties safety is important to us and you will be responsible for the following:

Delivery of your Safety Plan objectives.

Ensure a positive safety culture is developed within the area, which is supported by safety processes in accordance with industry standards and legislation.

Ensuring safety rules are followed to protect the health and safety of employees.

Education, Experience, and Skills required:

  • High school diploma or equivalent.

  • Must have or obtain a valid forklift certificate.

  • Must have a valid Class C license and a good driving record. Class B for San Diego)

  • Ability to work with hand and pneumatic tools.

  • Will be expected to have own hand tools or procure them as the job progresses.

Physical demands:

  • Walking and moving about on foot, often through uneven terrain.

  • Handling: Seizes, helps, or works with hands.

  • Lifting: Raises or lowers heavy tires and wheels.

  • Reaching: Extends hands and arms in any direction.

  • Stooping: Bends body downward and forward by bending at knees or waist.

  • Standing: Remains in a standing position if required to perform various functions of the job.

  • Climbing: In and out of equipment. Up and down ladders.

  • Vision: Read work tickets and parts books.

  • Talking: Communications by radio, phone, and in person.

  • Sitting: Sits in vehicle on and off through the day.

Physical Strength:

Lifting: up to 60 lbs. Daily, frequent exertion.


  • Noise: Works in conditions with constant or intermittent noise.

  • Temp/Weather: Works in a warehouse without temperature control, and outside in various temperature and weather.

  • Exposure: Foul odors, fumes, and harsh substances.


Reasonable accommodations for essential functions of the position will be considered