Small Engine Mechanic (Powersports) in Des Moines, IA at John Deere Ag and Turf Division

Date Posted: 1/18/2023

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Job Description

Job Summary

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 the Honda product line. Additional job responsibilities are outlined below.

Essential Duties and Responsibilities

  • 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

    Position Qualifications

  • 2+ years of 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 lift at least 75 lbd
  • Ability to read and interpret documents such as safety rules, operating and maintenance instructions and procedure manuals
  • Ability to use a computer and various types of diagnostic equipment

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    Equal Opportunity Employer, including disabled and veterans.

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