Lawn Service Department

McKim Tractor Service L.L.C. - Oskaloosa, IA

Lawn and Garden Service Technician

Who We Are:

We are a family owned business that was started in 1978. We sell and service AGCO farm equipment and will service all makes. We sell Simplicity, Ferris, and Snapper lawn and garden equipment plus service all other makes and small engines. Along with chain saws and weed eaters. We also sell and service short line AG and lawn and garden equipment. We strive to give our customers the best service possible.

Who We Are Looking For:

  • Cares about exceeding customers expectations
  • Is self motivated
  • Gets jobs done in a timely fashion
  • Is safety minded
  • Is well organized
  • Has good housekeeping skills
  • Is knowledgeable and will keep up with technology
  • Is a professional
  • Has computer skills

Job Requirements:

  • Valid drivers license
  • Knowledge of most small engines, Briggs and Straton, Kohler, Kawasaki, Onan
  • Knowledge of electrical trouble shooting and electrical diagrams
  • Knowledge of hydro-stat transmissions, gear boxes, and etc.
  • Knowledge of repairs and maintenance of riding mowers
  • Knowledge of repairing 2 cycle engine chainsaws and string trimmers
  • Need to know how to use basic hand tools
  • Need to know how to weld, solder, and cut with torch
  • Need to be able to lift 75 pounds
  • Need to be able to drive a forklift
  • Need to be able to follow directions
  • Need to be able to work overtime when needed
  • Need to be cooperative with employees and most important, customers
  • We are looking for someone that wants to better themselves and improve their knowledge

About the Job:

Job Type: Full-time

Salary: $10.00 to $25.00 /hour

Experience: Mechanic for at least 1 year (Required)

License: Drivers License (Required)

Additional Compensation: Store Discounts

Work Location:

  • One store location
  • On the road


  • Health insurance

  • Paid time off

Pay Frequency: Weekly

This Job Is Ideal for Someone Who Is:

  • Dependable -- more reliable than spontaneous
  • Adaptable/flexible -- enjoys doing work that requires frequent shifts in direction
  • Achievement-oriented -- enjoys taking on challenges, even if they might fail

This Job Is:

  • A good job for someone just entering the workforce or returning to the workforce with limited experience and education
  • Open to applicants who do not have a college diploma
  • We offer good benefits and competitive pay. Paid holidays off and employees health insurance paid.
  • Please call 641-673-7858 & ask for Rodger McKim