Small Engine Technician - Mt. Vernon, IA

Thank you for your interest in pursuing a career with P&K! If you have any questions, please feel free to email HR Manager, Karen Swinton.

Location: Mt. Vernon, IA
Type of Employment: full time

Job Function:

Performs basic/complex diagnostics, Service repairs and maintenance work on customer and/or dealer-owned equipment/power equipment

Essential Duties:

  • Performs basic/complex diagnostics, service repairs and maintenance work on customer and/or dealer-owned equipment/power equipment
  • Utilize DTAC, follow up on cases created and utilize solutions.
  • Participates in all job related training and development.
  • Maintains product knowledge.
  • Completes work orders, providing necessary detail and documentation.
  • Maintains condition of vehicles, inventory, tools and equipment.
  • Maintains a neat and safe work area.

Skills & Qualifications:

  • Proven knowledge of methods, materials, tools, and techniques used in the repair of equipment
  • Proven knowledge of mechanical, electrical and hydraulic systems.
  • Knowledge of computer operation and computer based diagnostics
  • Excellent diagnostic skills
  • Excellent skills operating vehicles and equipment
  • Must have valid driver’s license
  • Must have driving record well enough for insurance purposes
  • Ability to communicate, work, and get along well with others
  • Ability to work independently and to get the job completed within the time allotted
  • Ability to work varying shifts, weekends, and holiday


  • High school diploma or equivalent required
  • AAS degree in JD Ag Tech or related 2 year degree and/or 2 years of relevant work experience, preferred

Physical Requirements:

  • Must be able to lift and/or transfer a maximum of 100lbs with frequent lifting and/or carrying of various items weighing up to 50 lbs.
  • Must be able to twist, turn, reach, push, pull, lift, and bend
  • Must have good eye, hand, and foot corrdination for operating equipment
  • Must have good eye sight (20/20 or corrected to such)
  • Must have good hearing – well enough for safety purposes

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We look forward to hearing from you soon and thank you for your interest in joining the P&K team!