Arnold Motor Supply FT Service and Installation Specialist in Central/Eastern Iowa in Cedar Rapids, Iowa

FT Service and Installation Specialist in Central/Eastern Iowa

Cedar Rapids, IA, USA, Davenport, IA, USA, Des Moines, IA, USA, Iowa City, IA, USAReq #248

Thursday, October 11, 2018

Arnold Motor Supply

Service and Installation Specialist – Central/Eastern IA

Arnold Motor Supply and its sister company, The Merrill Company, started in Spencer, Iowa, in 1927. Today we’re one of the largest partnerships in the United States with 65 locations in Iowa, Nebraska, Minnesota, Illinois, and Missouri. Along with our auto parts store locations, we operate two distribution centers, an automobile-refinish division, a light industrial coatings distributor, and a related equipment sales division.

Now in our 91styear, we’re poised to continue our journey of growth and diversification. We pride ourselves on providing a broad range of product offerings to our customers. Because of the area covered, candidates must be in Central or Eastern Iowa. If you’re service-minded and interested in pursuing a career with an industry leader, please read on!

Core Accountabilities

  • Serve as a Subject Matter Expert in installation, repair and maintenance of paint booths and related equipment, frame equipment, and air compressors

  • Collaborate our customers to understand their needs. Ensure those needs are met with high degrees of expertise and timeliness so that we are viewed as a trusted partner

  • Safety in all that you do!

Job Tasks and Responsibilities

  • Installation, service and repair of paint booths, frame equipment, air compressors and miscellaneous shop equipment

  • Troubleshoot problems to resolve issues with customer equipment and provide efficient and effective solutions

  • Maintain complete and detailed reporting of all issues found at work sites, related resolutions and work completed. Maintain detailed records of time and materials utilized

  • Collaborate closely with the Manager to prioritize and coordinate travel schedule and immediate service needs

  • Comply with all applicable standards, policies and procedures, especially those related to safety!


  • Two years’ experience in electrical or HVAC service and repair or related work. We will take your skills and teach you the specifics of our industry!

  • Ability to obtain and maintain the required certifications for paint booth service.

  • High level of self-motivation and self-direction!

  • Overnight travel throughout Iowa, Nebraska, Minnesota and Illinois with 2-3 nights on-the-road many weeks.

  • Strong personal philosophy focused on fostering one of our key differentiators – SERVICE!

  • Exceptional communications skills!

Physical/Other Requirements

  • Lifting of a minimum of 50 pounds

  • Valid driver’s license with insurable driving record. Ability to safely operate company vehicle

  • Standing, lifting, twisting, bending, walking and sitting

  • Basic computer proficiency

Think this career opportunity might be a fit? Please apply!

The Arnold Group of Companies is part of the Aftermarket Auto Parts Alliance, d.b.a. Auto Value and Bumper-to-Bumper Auto Parts Stores, one of the largest auto parts distribution and marketing organizations in the world. As the source for quality parts and service for over 4,300 parts stores and 2,500 service centers throughout North America, Europe, and China, Aftermarket Auto Parts Alliance prides itself on responding to the individual automotive needs of each customer and providing proven, quality service.

Other details

  • Pay TypeHourly

  • Travel %80

  • Cedar Rapids, IA, USA

  • Davenport, IA, USA

  • Des Moines, IA, USA

  • Iowa City, IA, USA