Small Engine Mechanic
NATURE OF WORK:
Work independently to repair and maintain small engines and perform related work as assigned.
- Test and inspect engines and outdoor power equipment for malfunctioning parts.
- Discuss equipment problems and work needed.
- Give breakdown of time and materials needed to make repairs and perform maintenance.
- Perform routine maintenance and repair work.
- Repair or replace worn, broken or defective parts.
- Reassemble and reinstall components and engines after making repairs.
- Report work done, parts used and time spent for each order.
- Keep shop and work area clean and free of debris on a continuous basis.
- Take jobs in the order they come in or are assigned by management.
- Perform work in a timely and professional manner according to industry and company standards.
KNOWLEDGE, SKILLS AND ABILITIES:
- Mechanical – knowledge of machines and tools including their design, use, repair and maintenance.
- Technology – 2-cycle & 4-cycle engine. Construction and Lawn Outdoor Power Equipment.
- English Language – must be able to read and write.
- Customer and Personal Service – understand customer’s needs and meet their expectations for service.
- Computer – basic data entry.
- Use – power and hand tools and diagnostic equipment.
- Problem Solving – determine what needs to be done to make motorized power equipment work.
- Test Equipment – to make sure that the problem has been solved.
- Handle lifting and moving equipment up to 60 pounds.
- Grasp, manipulate, or assemble very small objects.
- Near Vision
- Work quickly and repeatedly to adjust controls precisely.
- Steady arm and hand.
- Establish and maintain good working relationships with others.
- Follow instructions including those found in service or repair manuals.
Two years of experience/training in small engine repair that demonstrates the ability to do the job. Must have tools.