“Opportunity to build career with industry leader in the ever exciting Family Entertainment Industry.”
We are seeking a talented, detail-oriented individual that enjoys working with their hands and possesses a high degree of electrical and mechanical aptitude. If you have that handy person mindset, love using hand and power tools, and like building, tearing apart and fixing things, then this is a job you’ll enjoy.
As an Equipment Refurbishment and Installation Specialist, you will be responsible for preventative maintenance, repair, refurbishment and periodic installation of arcade and vending equipment. You will work closely with our Service Manager and Director of Operations, as well as fellow service technicians, to ensure our customers receive quality products and courteous support before, during and after the sale.
Our company is one of the most respected in the industry, with high quality people and vast industry knowledge. We pride ourselves in developing long-lasting relationships in every aspect of our business and therefore a major part of your role will include developing and maintaining strong relationships with our customers, suppliers and other industry partners.
Shaffer is committed to growth and opportunity for our employees, and in this role, you will continually be challenged with new responsibilities and to learn new things to grow with our organization over time.
The Position Requirements
The Equipment Refurbishment and Installation Specialist will perform the following functions:
Repair and refurbish vending machines and arcade games
Perform some field service once fully trained
Periodic installation of vending and arcade equipment at various Family Entertainment Facilities throughout the United States
The Required Attributes
Outgoing, pleasant and engaging personality with a great “do anything” attitude
Strong mechanical aptitude, a high degree of personal organization while paying attention to detail
Ability to disassemble complex electrical/mechanical assemblies and repair and/or refurbish
Basic understanding of electricity and ability to interpret wiring diagrams and troubleshoot electrical circuits and mechanical assemblies
Ability to follow manufacturers installation instructions and program settings.
Solid cabinet and metal working skills
Team player that works well with customers and coworkers
Ability to travel up to 25-50% of scheduled hours
Vocational school grads (electronics, HVAC, auto repair, auto body, welding, etc.) or military veterans with electrical/mechanical training encouraged to apply.
About Shaffer Distributing Company:
Shaffer Distributing Company is a 4th generation family-owned business and the industry leader in supplying and operating entertainment products, such as arcade games, pool tables, dart boards, jukeboxes, cranes and ATMs. We specialize in the consultation, installation and execution of game room and entertainment projects at family entertainment centers (FECs), bowling alleys and bars and taverns. We are based in the Midwest but serve customers all over the United States. We are the best at what we do because of our great customers and employees. Check us out at www.shafferdistributing.com and www.shafferentertainment.com.