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Shop Mechanic

Store | Vincennes, IN | Full Time

Job Description

About Us:

  • Rural King is the fastest growing farm and home store in the mid-west.

  • We are proud to offer a diverse product mix!

  • We have hunting and fishing products, sporting goods, firearms, lawn and garden, home décor, power equipment, hardware, clothing, and much more.

  • Our stores are BIG…usually about 70,000 sq. ft.

  • We have rapid growth, adding about 10 new stores each year. We have 68 stores right now and our goal is 100 by 2016.

  • We are strategically placed in markets where we can thrive.

  • There is room for advancement at the store level and at our corporate office in Central Illinois.



JOB TITLE: Repair Shop Mechanic


REPORTS TO: (Asst) STORE Manager







Summary: At Rural King, we service what we sell. The primary role of the Automotive Service Technician is to ensure top quality service and safety for the customer as well as the employees. This position requires an interactive sales approach, keen awareness of safety & loss prevention, maintenance of store and shop cleanliness and appearance, excellent customer service and a positive attitude.

E (Essential) or

Percent of Time N (Non-essential)


Expert mechanical abilities in small engine, diesel, and hydraulic systems ____100%__ _____E____


Initiate outstanding sales and service on all work orders ____100%__ _____E____


Ensure exceptional safety of equipment & tools as well as cleanliness of tire shop ____100%__ _____E____


Provide high-quality repair services on all work orders ____100%__ _____E____


Work orders must be made for all customer repair work for proper documentation ____100%__ _____E____


Responsible for completing all warranty paperwork in a timely manner ____100%__ _____E____


Responsible for special order parts for all work orders ____100%__ _____E____


Responsible for completing service work in a timely manner ____100%__ _____E____


Familiar with standard concepts and practices within the retail environment ____100%__ _____E____


Implement merchandising & pricing as delegated from Store Manager ____100%__ _____E____


Communicates professionally with all Rural King employees as well as customers ____ 10%__ _____E____


Standing or walking for long periods of time ____ 95%__ _____N____


Heavy and repetitive lifting ____ 30%__ _____E____


Bending, carrying, and pushing ____ 40%__ _____N____


Use of a Telexon gun ____ 10%__ _____E____


Must be able to work 40 hour work week if full time ____ 100%__ _____E____


All other duties as assigned


Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential job functions