Now Hiring: Appliance Technicians, Apprentices and Parts Clerks

Thomas Service Company is a local appliance service company that specializes in the repair and maintenance of Sub-Zero, Wolf, Cove, and ASKO luxury appliances. We are a small, tight-knit family, but business is booming and we need your help to continue growing.

We are hiring both experienced appliance technicians, apprentices to train, and parts clerks. For more about our company and the positions available, read on.

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Why Work with Thomas Service Company

Family-Owned for 70+ Years

Founded in 1947, we are a family-owned-and-operated appliance repair service based in Inver Grove Heights, which serves Minnesota, western Wisconsin, and northern Iowa. After four generations, it’s safe to say this business is our family, which means all our employees are a part of the family.

Exclusive Luxury Service

We work exclusively with a select group of luxury brands: Sub-Zero, Wolf, Cove, and ASKO. And as the Premier Partner of these manufacturers, we have a direct line to their customers, which lets us maintain a full schedule of service appointments year-round in the most beautiful homes in the area.

Fantastic Compensation

These are full-time positions with an annual commission potential of $100,000+, as well as full benefits, including medical, dental, vision, matching 401k, and more. We value each and every one of our employees, and we back our words with actions. You will always have our full support.


Appliance Technician & Apprentice

Appliance Technicians are responsible for visiting customers’ homes to troubleshoot appliance issues and perform repairs. We do accept apprentices willing to learn the trade, and we’re offering signing bonuses up to $5,000 depending on experience.

Job Responsibilities

Appliance repair doesn’t get a lot of press, but it’s a great career. For one, it pays well with tons of benefits and job security (see Compensation & Benefits). For another, it’s a very fulfilling career. You’re your own boss as you drive between appointments, troubleshoot and quote repairs, and fix problems with your hands and mind. If you need support, you’ll get it, either from our team or from the manufacturer. But at the end of the day, your customers know they have you to thank. 

  • Provide best-in-class customer service
  • Diagnose and repair four brands of residential appliances: Sub-Zero, Wolf, Cove, Asko
  • Prescreen / triage service tickets prior to home visit
  • Provide cost estimates to customers and collect payments
  • Replace worn and defective parts and reassemble units after repairs are made
  • Properly document service tickets
  • Maintain communication with Management and Customer Service staff
  • Manage company vehicle inventory
  • Follow vehicle maintenance schedule and keep van clean and organized
  • Use technology (cell phones, laptops, etc.) as needed
  • Attend occasional training sessions, in-person and online
  • Other duties, as assigned, which may include cross-training
  • Meet key performance metrics and/or productivity goals

Qualifications
Experience is preferred but isn’t necessary. All technicians will begin in a training period to ensure they know Sub-Zero, Wolf, Cove, and ASKO appliances and are able to meet our standards for excellence. Apprentices will also be learning the trade, through in-person and online sessions, which means they will stay in training longer before making the transition to working independently. You will receive a paid salary during the training period.

  • Excellent communication skills
  • Self-motivated
  • Professional appearance
  • Ability to occasionally lift up to 100 pounds
  • Must have a valid driver’s license and safe driving record
  • Background check and drug test will be conducted

Compensation & Benefits
Compensation

  • Annual commission potential of $100,000+, starting salary based on experience
  • Up to $5,000 signing bonus
  • Paid salary during training period
  • Full time position with weekly pay
  • Incentive/bonus opportunities
  • Customer tips
  • Highly competitive paid time off program and paid holidays

Benefits

  • Medical insurance 
  • Dental insurance
  • Vision insurance
  • Disability insurance 
  • Health savings account
  • 401K available with company match
  • Company vehicle provided
  • Company cell phone provided
  • Company tablet/laptop provided
  • Many specialized tools provided
  • Best-in-class routing software
  • Flexible schedule
  • Option to dispatch from home
  • Full support staff
  • Biannual company outings
  • No on-call work

Parts Clerk

The Parts Clerk is primarily responsible for maintenance of inventory and materials coming into and out of the warehouse. 

Job Responsibilities

The Parts Clerk performs duties associated with shipping, receiving, storage, and physical counts of warehouse inventory to verify the integrity of our records and ensure operational success.

  • Preparing all parts for upcoming service calls
  • Handling the transfer of parts within the company
  • Returning unused / unneeded parts
  • Receiving parts
  • Ordering parts
  • Restocking inventory
  • Performing cycle counts of inventory
  • Performing the occasional full-company inventory
  • Managing and accounting for inventory discrepancies

Qualifications

  • Experience preferred but not necessary
  • Excellent communication skills
  • Self-motivated
  • Strong attention to detail
  • Strong computer skills
  • Physical and analytical skills
  • Professional appearance
  • Ability to occasionally lift up to 100 pounds
  • Background check and drug test will be conducted

Compensation & Benefits
Compensation:

  • $40,000 – $50,000 annually, based on experience
  • Full time position with weekly pay
  • Highly competitive paid time off program and paid holidays

Benefits:

  • Medical insurance 
  • Dental insurance
  • Vision insurance
  • Disability insurance 
  • Health savings account
  • 401K available with company match
  • Company vehicle provided
  • Company cell phone provided
  • Company tablet/laptop provided
  • Biannual company outings
  • No on-call work


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