• Small Engine Mechanic Landscape Equipment Repair

    Service Mechanic Tier 3

    Full Time - Hourly/Time . Engine Mechanic
    Elgin, IL, US

    Company Overview: Russo Power Equipment is a premier power equipment and landscape supply dealer with seven facilities located throughout the Chicagoland area. This family-owned and operated business prides itself on unparalleled customer service and cultivating a culture of putting our customers first.

    Position Summary:
     The main responsibility of the Mechanic Tier 3 within the Service Division is to efficiently complete the required service/maintenance noted on a work order so that the customer may use their equipment in full working order in a timely manner.
     Troubleshoot issues on equipment brought in by customers: landscaping equipment, snow removal equipment, hydraulic systems, diesel engines, small farm equipment, etc
     Competently and quickly diagnose equipment issues and problems on a daily basis
     Create estimates for equipment including all necessary parts and labor
     Work closely with service counter staff and parts staff
     Develop relationships with current customers and build relationships with new customers
     Offer preventative maintenance suggestions for equipment that is in for service
     Work within guidelines presented by manufactures regarding warranty service
     Build new products as needed
     Maintain safe work environment by performing housekeeping duties
     Any additional duties related to the service department requested by the Service Coordinator
     Knowledge, Skills, and Abilities:

     Being able to determine causes of operating errors and finding solutions
     The ability to see details at a close range
     Knowledge of how to safely use shop tools and equipment
     Good organizational and time management skills
     Good mechanical aptitude
     Ability to handle multiple tasks
     Ability to lift 40-50 pounds
     Ability follow direction
     Bilingual, English/Spanish is a plus
    Credentials and Experience:
     Previous small engine experience is a plus
     Previous forklift experience is a plus


    Flexible scheduling

    Paid time off/ paid vacation


    401(k) match contributions (We match 100%)

    Major medical- BlueCross BlueShield

    Free Vision

    Wellness programs

    Professional development opportunities

    Employee discounts

    FREE company apparel


    Russo Hardware, Inc. provides equal employment opportunities (EEO) to all employees and applicants for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, age, disability or genetics. In addition to federal law requirements, Russo Hardware, Inc. complies with all applicable state and local laws governing nondiscrimination in employment in every location in which the company has facilities. This policy applies to all terms and conditions of employment, including recruiting, hiring, placement, promotion, termination, layoff, recall, transfer, leaves of absence, compensation and training.