Shop Mechanic

Position Details


Fort Smith, AR



Job Details

Are you a skilled individual with a passion for managing service operations? We are currently seeking a dynamic Shop Mechanic to join our client’s team in Fort Smith/Greenwood. This position requires a comprehensive understanding of warranty processes, excellent communication skills, and a commitment to delivering exceptional service. Successful candidates will undergo a drug screen and background check as part of the hiring process.

Key Responsibilities

  • Submit warranty claims online to equipment manufacturers for reimbursement.
  • Approve and track customer warranty claims to ensure timely resolution.
  • Engage in phone and email communication with manufacturers regarding product details and issues.
  • Respond to customer inquiries via phone and email, providing troubleshooting assistance and product information.
  • Conduct parts lookup and order processing for equipment repairs and maintenance.
  • Troubleshoot mower problems both in-person and over the phone, providing effective solutions.
  • Assemble and repair mowers and handheld equipment with precision and efficiency.
  • Occasionally assist in loading or unloading freight to support warehouse operations.
  • Periodically pick up or deliver equipment to our warehouse in Fort Smith as needed.
  • Collaborate with team members and occasionally work in both Fort Smith and Greenwood offices to support operational needs.


  • Prior experience in managing day-to-day operations, including staffing, scheduling, and performance evaluations.
  • Prior experience in warranty work and familiarity with warranty claim processes.
  • Proficiency in computer skills, including the ability to navigate online warranty systems and software.
  • Mechanical aptitude and hands-on experience in equipment repair and maintenance.
  • Excellent communication skills, both verbal and written, with a customer-centric approach.
  • Self-motivated individual with strong attention to detail and the ability to prioritize tasks effectively.
  • Forklift experience and the ability to pull a trailer with a pickup truck are advantageous.

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1st Employment – Fort Smith

1330 South Waldron Road
Fort Smith, AR 72903



Monday – Friday | 8am to 4pm

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1st Employment is an Equal Opportunity Employer