Mobile Small Engine Mechanic

Parts & Service / Small Engine Repair North Charleston, South Carolina


We are searching for a Mobile Small Engine Mechanic to perform both in-store and mobile sales, service and repair of products. The Mechanic promotes customer relations and satisfaction by completing jobs on schedule or connecting with customers, in a timely manner, to give them updates on issues such as unattainable replacement parts and warranty issues.  The Mechanic is also responsible for sourcing parts for stock and repairs and ordering parts. 

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At Northern Tool & Equipment We Offer:

  • A fast growing nationwide brand – over 120 locations in 22 states.
  • Competitive wages plus commission.
  • Clean and organized work environment.
  • Supplied tools and uniforms.
  • A defined training program to support your success.
  • Competitive benefits package: health, retirement, employee assistance and more!
  • Generous employee discount at all of the Kotula family of companies – Northern Tool & Equipment,, Great Northern Equipment.

You Have: 

  • One year of related technical training (2-year certification preferred).
  • At least three years of experience repairing and maintaining small engines, large lawn equipment, generators, commercial pressure washing units, mowers, tillers, and other related equipment with a track record of success.
  • The skills to clearly explain and communicate to the customer’s satisfaction the diagnosis and repair of the machine in a professional manner to provide a positive experience.
  • Troubleshooting and diagnostic skills, including 110 and 220 volt electrical systems.
  • Demonstrated accuracy and thoroughness, while providing a valued quality solution to the customer.
  • The ability to travel locally and regionally up to 50% of the time with occasional overnight stays.
  • The ability to recognize and observe all safety and security procedures, report potentially unsafe conditions, and use equipment and materials properly.
  • The desire to treat others with respect and contribute to building a positive team spirit.
  • The ability to understand and follow instructions and promptly respond to direction.
  • The drive to work with integrity, always upholding company values, while operating a profitable service business.
  • State driver’s license and any required qualifications to operate the mobile service vehicle.


You Might Also Have: 

  • Knowledge of small engine theory (2 and 4 stroke): lubrication, cooling, ignition and fuel systems.
  • Extensive experience with electrical systems, plunger driven or axial pressure washer pumps and unloader systems, hydraulic theory, and associated diagnostic equipment and procedures.
  • Proven track record of business development – Business to Business, Business to Consumer.
  • Strong organizational and computer skills (fluent in Microsoft Office products).