Small Engine Mechanic (Powersports) in Indianola, IA at Van-Wall Equipment, Inc.

Date Posted: 4/9/2021

Job Snapshot

  • Employee Type:
    Full-Time
  • Location:
    Indianola, IA
  • Job Type:
  • Experience:
    At least 2 year(s)
  • Date Posted:
    4/9/2021

Job Description

Van Wall Equipment has a proud history as a John Deere dealer dating back to 1944, when the first dealership, known as Wall Implement, was opened on Main Street in Woodward Iowa. Since that time Van Wall Equipment has grown into one of the largest John Deere dealership groups in the country with more than 600 employees and 27 John Deere Locations spanning five states in the Midwest. Van Wall is proud to sell and service a wide range of John Deere equipment.

Job Description

Van Wall Equipment is looking for a Small Engine Mechanic at our Indianola Powersports location. The Small Engine Mechanic is responsible for the diagnosis, repair, and scheduled maintenance of a variety of types of powersports equipment however the primary focus will be on BMW and Polaris brands. Additional job responsibilities are outlined below.

-Ability to diagnose equipment utilizing diagnostic software and/or online technical manuals

  • Perform component removal, disassembly, and reconditioning as part of the repair process
  • Safely operate all equipment the dealership sells and services (ATVs, Motorcycles, Side x sides, etc.)
  • Resolve electrical and mechanical issues
  • Help the dealership by participating in special programs, such as sales of service packages.
  • Communicate repairs with customers so they have an understanding of the work being done.

    Job Requirements

  • 2+ years experience with Small Engine Mechanics (powersports experience strongly preferred)
  • High School Degree required. 2 year technical degree within mechanics field preferred
  • Must currently have or be willing to obtain a valid motorcycle license
  • Candidate must have or be willing to obtain BMW and Polaris certifications
  • Ownership of necessary tools
  • Electronic diagnostic ability
  • Ability to perform all tasks without supervision.
  • Ability to read and interpret documents such as safety rules, operating and maintenance instructions and procedure manuals.
  • Ability to use computer and various types of diagnostic equipment.

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