Forklift Truck Service and Support

Engineering services from JST

Keeping your forklift truck up and running

JST can offer you an extensive range of forklift maintenance options all of which are designed to meet your specific requirements

Local or national emergency forklift breakdown repairs or scheduled Preventative maintenance. No matter where you are, what forklift truck your have or what the service problem, at JST we have the Resources, skills and experience to keep all your materials handling Equipment on the move

Do you need an engineer to cover a breakdown or a service – Call JST

Why choose JST?

  • We service and repair all makes of material handling equipment
  • Extensive service coverage with rapid response times
  • Excellent 98% first time fix rate
  • Overnight forklift parts delivery service
  • Replacement equipment within 24 hours

Forklift Truck Service Contracts

Preventative Maintenance

  • This is a forklift truck maintenance contract with recommended periodic service intervals, aimed at preventing forktruck breakdowns.
  • The scheduled servicing can be devised in line with the customer requirements, be morning or afternoon visits, specific days, weeks or within months to minimise disruption to your forklift truck use
  • The pre-agreed service cost is inclusive of all travel time to site, all necessary service time, minor rectifications’ and any adjustments but exclude all oils/lubricants, service kits and sundries
  • The inspection report lists the maintenance operations
  • The daily checks/controls do not form part of this contract
  • JST will draw up a parts and labour quotation for any extra work that is recommended following this inspection, in order to optimise the availability of your forklift truck and minimise the risk of damage and major repairs

Breakdown Response

Unfortunately even with planned maintenance there may be occasions where your equipment breaks down, either through mechanical failure, misuse ,abuse or accidental damage. JST pride themselves on rapid response to breakdowns.

Additional Options

  • On-site (Resident) Technicians
  • 24/7 support (for customers operating around the clock)
  • Hand Pallet Truck service specialists
  • Workshop repairs and workshop specialists

The Full Forklift Service Contract (inc maintenance)

  • A complete forklift service contract which covers all maintenance and repair work allowing you to focus on your core business
  • JST agree with you a technical monthly fee to cover the forklift truck, for a set period, in line with the hourly usage, agreed service schedules and application which covers all parts, labour and the services of a technician.
  • Daily checks and damage repairs following an incident or an accident are excluded. The contract can also include a tyre option
  • The advantages include: Planning and control of all expenditure. No surprise invoices! Improved cash flow, Optimum use of your forklift truck/fleet. Reduced operating costs and higher resale value for your forklift truck

Are you compliant?

It is a legal requirement to undergo a Thorough Examination at least every 12 months, yet more frequent examinations are required for machinery operating in harsh environments, that are responsible for lifting people, or that use specialist equipment.

Click here for more info or to book your thorough examination.