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Appliance Repair Technician

Company: UASA
Location: Lakeland
Posted on: May 7, 2024

Job Description:

Looking for Background/Drug free employee that is mechanically inclined and knows electricity. Must have a clean driving record ( No DUI's, or reckless driving ) Can dissemble products and reassemble with ease. No prior experience in appliances necessaryCustomer friendly and works well with others. Must be able to read an ohm meter, diagrams and problem solve. If you are wanting a new career and interested in a long-term employment with us, please read below. Starting pay for selective trainees are $18.00 per hour.


We have been in business since 1984 and are nationally recognized. We service multiple brands under manufacture warranty and service contracts for Polk County, FL, Avon Park, Sebring, Fort Meade, and Wauchula.

You must be willing to live in Polk County or parts of Hillsborough County Florida. (our service area)This is a Monday-Friday position 8-5 pm with occasional overtime. We do require a background check along with drug screening yearly. You must be able to lift 50 pounds or less. We pay by the hour, not by Commission. Pay ranges by experience hourly starting pay $18.00 an hour. Experienced techs with more than 6 years of appliance repair or more can start off at $20.00 an hour on up. Company service van will be provided only once you are fully trained. Your training will be with experienced techs with a ride along. You will need to have transportation from our main office Monday-Friday till we release you on your own to service. You will have a 90 evaluation for pay increase depending on performance. Health Insurance will be provided after 90 days of employment. We offer retirement plans and vacations after 1 year of employment and other benefits. Steady work, and no layoffs since we have been in business. No pressure to sale items. We are strictly a service business with part sales. We do not sell new appliances. Our goal is to get products back to working condition not to deem the product non repairable. Join our team today!

Job Type: Full-time

Salary: $18.00 - $26.00 per hour

As an Appliance Repair Technician, you are a key member of the team responsible for the quality and efficient installation, maintenance, and repair of appliances and other equipment. You also develop new customers by identifying opportunities to sell additional work. Exemplifying our code of values, you show respect and courtesy to all customers and employees.

This position is right for you if you are self-motivated, have a knack for troubleshooting, and are able to manage time to effectively meet deadlines. Ideally, you have proven communication skills with supervisors, employees, and customers.

Specific Responsibilities:

  • Repair home appliances/equipment
  • Accurately diagnose and repair appliances/equipment in the customer's home
  • Provide cost estimates for repairs/installations and collect payment and/or payment information from customers for work performed
  • Ensure the efficient use of materials and keep company vehicle and equipment properly serviced
  • Complete invoices, daily route sheets, and weekly reports as required
  • Perform other duties as needed which may include cross-training in related positions Job Requirements:
    • High school graduate or equivalent
    • Valid Driver's License with a clean record
    • Must be at least 21 years of age
    • Proficiency to navigate tablet-based technology
    • The ability to safely lift up to 50 pounds on a repetitive basis, and up to 100 pounds on an occasional basis without assistance and the physical ability to perform strenuous work under varied circumstances
    • Flexible and variable hours (no weekends)

      Physical Demands:

      While performing the duties of this job, the employee is occasionally required to stand; walk; sit; reach with hands and arms; climb or balance; stoop, kneel, crouch, or crawl; and talk or hear. The employee must occasionally lift and/or move up to 50 pounds.

      Benefits: Benefits package varies by location

      We are actively interviewing for this position - Apply today and our hiring manager will follow up!

      Compensation: $18.00 - $26.00 per hour

      As an appliance repair technician, you'll work with anything from dishwashers to microwaves to dryers. In other words, you'll need to be fairly knowledgeable about large appliances, portable appliances, mechanical work, as well as electrical work.

      You'll deal with more than just appliances, though, as a repair technician, you'll have to deal with people, too.

      Appliance repair technicians must also have skills in high mechanical aptitude, have impeccable written and verbal communication skills, work adeptly with repair tools, be okay with lifting heavy machinery, and of course, be incredibly skilled in troubleshooting problems.

      Are you prepared to start your journey toward becoming an appliance technician?

      If so, look through our open positions using the filters above!

      This business is independently owned and operated. Your application will go directly to the independent business, and all hiring decisions will be made by the management of said business. All inquiries about employment at this location should be made directly to the location, and not to the United Appliance Servicers Association.

Keywords: UASA, Lakeland , Appliance Repair Technician, Engineering , Lakeland, Florida

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