Appliance Repair Technician

Website American Freight Furniture and Appliance Warehouse

The American Freight Repair Specialist III is responsible for providing timely and quality diagnosis and repair of products and also assists fellow associates with diagnosis and repair. The American Freight Repair Specialist III is also responsible for the performance of cosmetic repairs on appliances and merchandise. The American Freight Repair Specialist III works directly with a team of hourly associates. The American Freight Repair Specialist III abides by the Code of Business Conduct and overall business practices with the highest level of integrity.


Required Skills:

Education Requirements: HS Graduate or EquivalentYears of Related Experience: 1-2 years appliance repair experienceAge Requirement: 18+Universal EPA Section 608 certificationAbility to lift in excess of 50 lbs. on a daily basisStrong drive for resultsAction-oriented with strong execution skillsCourageous leadership skillsAbility to manage multiple priorities simultaneouslyKnowledge of store and retail operationsExcellent communication skillsAbility to pay attention to detailAbility to perform accurate diagnosis and repair of customer productsAbility to select and safely use basic tools or instruments to diagnose and repair customer productsAbility to handle stressful situations and work in a fast-paced environmentAbility to work variable and flexible hours, including overtimeTime management skillsAbility to apply appropriate safety procedures and equipment to protect Company and customer assets, including personal protective equipment (i.e., back belt, safety glasses)Ability to work around gas and oil products within the Environmental Protection Agency and Occupational Safety and Health Administration guidelinesAbility to incorporate views of coworkers with different perspectives to improve operationsAbility to read and utilize reports as neededAbility to maintain the highest level of service standards, and to work with management in specialist developmentBasic working mechanical knowledgeBasic knowledge of tools and test equipmentOutstanding customer service skillsComputer and database literacy skillsAbility to work well with others, cooperate with others, offer help when needed, and foster a team climate to deliver high-performance resultsAbility to be open to change, and to effectively implement change quicklyMentoring skillsExcellent communication skills, both verbal and writtenAbility to complete all specialist training elements successfully within required time framesAbility to constantly reach outward, handle and finger objects, stand, and walk; frequently bend, squat, kneel, twist, turn, and sit; and occasionally crawl, reach above the shoulder, and type using a keyboardPreferred Skills:

Whirlpool repair certified

American Freight is an equal opportunity employer. We respect diversity and accordingly are an equal opportunity employer that does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, creed, religion, national origin, ancestry, citizenship status, age, sex, gender, gender identity or expression (including transgender status), sexual orientation, marital status, veteran status, physical or mental disability, genetic information, or any other characteristic protected by applicable federal, state or local laws. Our management is dedicated to ensuring the fulfillment of this policy with respect to hiring, placement, promotion, transfer, demotion, layoff, separation, recruitment, pay and other forms of compensation, access to facilities and programs, training and general treatment during employment.

Contact Dave Camp, General Manager (832) 775-3611

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