Furniture Service Technician

Distribution Groveport, Ohio


Description

IMMEDIATE FULL TIME OPENING

BASIC FUNCTION:

The basic function of the Service Technician is to inspect the product, assess concerns and return the product to specifications. 

 KEY RESPONSIBILITIES:

  • Inspect product, assess concerns, and solve problems pertaining to La-Z-Boy product
  • Perform basic repair functions on furniture
  • Install aftermarket accessories to the product such as handles, bases ,swivels, etc.)
  • Ensure that product is customer ready by steaming fabric and checking for any quality concerns
  • Communicate with stores if customer’s concerns are a point of sale issue
  • Order parts necessary for repair of furniture
  • Complete any reports required regarding inspection and follow-up
  • Determining if furniture is repairable or if it must be replaced.
  • Communicate with corporate quality department regarding any quality issues that need to be addressed at the factory level
  • Maintain the service area to 5S standards ( neat, clean and organized)
  • Interface with store personnel as required
  • Minimal travel
  • Other duties as assigned                          
MINIMUM JOB QUALIFICATIONS:
  • High School graduate or trade school with courses in woodworking or comparable experience as apprentice, preferred
  • Experience with general upholstery repair, blind stitch, seam repair, padding, and leather repair, preferred
  • Mechanically inclined
  • Excellent communication and problem solving skills
  • Ability to successfully interface with customers
  • Self-management to demonstrate self-control and the ability to manage time and priorities
  • Must be able and willing to work collaboratively and effectively with the team

An Equal Opportunity Employer
La-Z-Boy Incorporated and its subsidiaries are equal opportunity employers that support and subscribe to a policy of nondiscrimination in all aspects of employment. La-Z-Boy will not discriminate on the basis of race, color, national origin, religion, age, sex, pregnancy, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, disability, genetic information, protected veteran status, or any other reason prohibited by applicable laws.