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Mr. Fix It: Equipment Repair Tech

National Everything Wholesale Omaha, NE

Job Description

Where Unsung Heroes Make It Happen . . . You?

There are lots of people who call themselves repair "guys" . . . but very few actually have keen ability to quickly identifying problem then repairing correctly.  Good 'ol common sense and hard-work are valuable to us.  And, while it helps if you've worked on floor cleaning equipment before, it is NOT necessary . . . since National will also provide training and resources needed to quickly and correctly repair floor cleaning machines . . . such as

  • auto floor cleaning scrubbers
  • swing machines (scrubbers and buffer polishers)
  • vacuums (primarily backpack vacums and commercial upright vacums)
  • carpet extractors
  • sweepers
  • etc. 

Are you among the few . . . then, you'll need to move quickly if you deserve to be on this team.

Who are they?

Since 1979, National is a local family and veteran distributor of cleaning supplies and floor cleaning equipment with its roots in Omaha.  This position puts you on their Floor Equipment Sales & Service department team.  


Repair Technician Specialist Duties

1)      Diagnose & Repair:  Intelligent Problem Solver

          Comfortable and understanding of small electric motors, pumps and other core operations used in these types of floor machines:

           Floor Scrubbers, Carpet Extractors and Cleaners, Commercial Vacuum Cleaners, Swing Machines & Polisher, Sweepers, etc.

2)       Customer Conversations:  Clear.  Engaging.  Just Nice.

           Comfortable and courteous talking with and emailing customers about machine repairs, costs to repair, purchasing new machine                       (instead of throwing money to repairing machine), purchasing a pre-owned machine (instead of throwing good money after bad) . . .                   gotta be nice a guy . . . and short & sweet communicator

3)       Track and Record Repair Parts & Labor Costs

          Candidate follows their procedures for tracking and recording repair costs and labor costs to ensure customers are billed correctly.

4)        Customer Machine Demos:  Show & Teach Others

           Customers often want to see and touch a new floor machine to see if it will meet their needs before buying, so candidate will be                         responsible for performing customer machine demonstrations when asked.

5)         Teaching & Training Customers' Employees How to Use Machines

            Customers often need our help to train their new employees on the correct and safe way to use these various floor cleaning machines,             so candidate will be responsible for teaching customers' employees on using these variety of machines.

Core "Must Have" Requirements:

  • Common-sense to the core . . . basic repair trouble-shooting intellect . . . a true "I'll figure it out & fix it" repair pro.
  • This role demands the utmost attention to detail, accuracy and speed
  • Valid driver's license.  Atleast 21 yo.  Your own transportation to work. 
  • Able to lift/push/pull up to 75lbs
  • Reliable and dependable to be at work  . . . on time . . . each day.  Half of life's success is . . . being present.
  • Stable employment history.  If you're changing jobs every year, they won't hire you.
  • Easy-going & friendly towards customers and co-workers.  Their lives far too short to work with toxic attitudes & angry whiners.
  • Proven history of following a supervisor directions . . . . without endless debating and insubordination.  They know what needs done.
  • Most importantly, everyday brings an "I'll Make It Happen attitude . . ." to his/her mini-receiving team.

This is not an exhaustive list of all activities, but represents the core and most important responsibilities.  And, the activities and tasks assigned may change at discretion of supervisor and/or business needs.  Flexibility is a key skill that will take you far.


  • Normal work hours.  No weekends.  No overnights.
  • 401(k) with Company Profit Sharing Money Match
  • Employee Discount on Personal-Use Purchases

Tobacco Use Prohibited:

 National does not hire tobacco users (including smokeless tobacco products).  Tabacco use, including chew, is prohibited on company property and in company vehicles.


Starting pay is based upon a variety of factors, such as prior similar work experience and how many core requirements are unquestionably met above.  Identify your requested starting hourly range with your resume.  Supervisor approved overtime may become available from time to time as business requires.


Veteran?  Join Others Like You Here:

As a veteran and family company since 1979 . . they're HUGE FANS for those exiting their military service careers.  Veterans are already among their ranks there.  They strongly encourage military veterans to throw their hat in for this position. 


Quickly do this:

  1. Email a brief summary of prior jobs, if any.  Doesn't need to be a formal resume, though if you have one, email it.
  2. Prove to us you are among the few deserving to be on our team.
  3. Qualified candidates will be emailed a job application to complete and return back asap to schedule interview.


Or . . . Refer A Friend

If you have a friend still needing a good place to work, pass this on them . . . they'll owe you one.

















Job Details

Date Posted August 5, 2017
Date Closes September 4, 2017
Address 2511 S. 156th Circle
Located In Omaha, NE
Work At Headquarters
Department Floor Equipment Service & Sales
Function Repair Technician Specialist
Job Type Full-time Employee
Compensation Hourly Wage, Based on Experience
Experience Level Entry Level (0-2 yrs. experience)
Mon: 7:30 am to 4 pm
Tue: 7:30 am to 4 pm
Wed: 7:30 am to 4 pm
Thu: 7:30 am to 4 pm
Hours 40 hours per week
Positions Available 1
SOC Category 49-2092.00 Electric Motor, Power Tool, and Related Repairers
Zipcode 68130
Name Bo Ochsner
City, State and Zip Omaha, NE 68130

This job offers the following benefits

  • 401(k) Retirement Savings Plan
  • Health-Care Spending Accounts
  • Profit Sharing
  • Dental
  • Medical
  • Prescription Drug Plan
  • Supplemental Insurance
  • Voluntary Life Insurance
  • Bereavement Pay
  • Casual Dress
  • Discounts on Employer Merchandise & Services
  • Employee Referral Program
  • On-the-Job Training
  • Paid Holidays
  • Paid Vacations
  • Sick Leave
  • Achievement Awards
  • Corporate Perks
  • Merit Increases
  • Productivity Rewards

This job requires the following skills

  • Microsoft - Outlook
  • Computer Usage
  • Excellent Communications
  • Excellent Logic and Reasoning
  • Excellent Team Member
  • Positive Attitude
  • Problem Resolution
  • Strong Time Management
  • Strong Work Ethic
  • Parts Inventory and Service
  • Electric Motor Maintenance
  • Small Engine Repair / Service
At a Glance
Enjoy these benefits
  • 401(k) Retirement Savings Plan
  • Health-Care Spending Accounts
  • Profit Sharing
  • Dental
  • Medical
  • And More ...