Jobs of the Week - April 16-20 - Engine Builder Magazine

Jobs of the Week – April 16-20

It's tough to find good help sometimes, especially when it comes to technical jobs like those in the engine building industry. We want to help you find those qualified, skilled employees that will better your business. Here are the available jobs this week.

– Hartmann Bros. Inc. in Abilene, TX is in need of a crankshaft grinder operator and an automotive machinist.

These are salary DOE positions with benefits such as paid vacation, sick leave, holiday pay, 401k.

Contact Richard Hartmann at 325.695.7171 or [email protected]


– Construction and Mining Services in Pittston, PA is looking for an experienced machinist and engine mechanic for large diesel engines.

Contact AJ at 570-760-8110 or [email protected]


– Performance Crankshaft Inc. in Ferndale, MI has an employment opening for a machinist specializing in crankshafts. Must have 3 years grinding experience and references.

Contact Adney Brown at 586-549-7557 or submit resumes at [email protected] or [email protected]


– Skip White Performance in Kingsport, TN is in need of a telephone sales and customer support person.

The shop needs someone who is devoted to answering the phone, quickly making the sale or solving the customer’s problem, and moving on to the next call in an efficient and polite manner. Knowledge of high performance auto parts is a plus, but the shop is more interested in someone who has telephone sales experience, who is teachable, who will stay on the phones, and who will treat customers with courtesy and respect.

Hours will vary Mon. through Fri. to cover shifts from 9 a.m. to 7 p.m. Some Saturday work may be required. Compensation: $11-$14/hour DOE, with commissions on selected products after probationary period.

Requirements/Duties of the Job:

Experience in telephone sales.
Good telephone manner.
Answering calls from current and prospective customers.
Treat all customers with respect at all times.
Knowledge of high performance auto parts, Gen 1 era a plus.
Good customer service skills.
Ability to explain products to potential customers.
Accuracy in recording customer information (name, address, phone, e-mail address).
Taking orders accurately by phone, following established processes & procedures.
Entering orders in proprietary sales system.
Locating tracking information for customers through FedEx system.
Processing credit card payments by phone.
Troubleshooting issues with orders (missing items, processing returns, etc.)
Other duties as assigned
Dependable attendance and reliable transportation a must. No drug use tolerated.

How to apply: Come in person to Skip White Performance, 1910 Brookside Ln., Kingsport, TN, 37660, between 10 a.m. and 4 p.m. Mon. – Fri. No phone calls, please.


– J&K Engines in Mount Juliet, TN is in need of an engine disassembly and simple routine shop maintenance person.

This is a full-time job if you are a hard worker. Consists of diesel engine disassembly and simple routine shop maintenance. Must have a great work ethic and a strong back to apply for this position.

Contact the shop at (615) 758-7749


– RPM Engines & Machine is in need of a full-time automotive technician.

Do you have experience with Domestic and Foreign automobiles? Enjoy being challenged with Diagnostics and Top quality cars? Are you motivated to become a member of a successful team? Do you want to join a team that has no drama? If you are serious about working hard and making great money, we are the team you need!

Benefits include no weekend hours, medical insurance, paid vacation, uniforms, paid holidays, paid training, ASE certification sponsorship.

This shop’s 6 bay Professional Automotive Shop had another record year and is expanding. This is a well-established (36 years), extremely busy independent service and repair shop. The shop offers a great working atmosphere, fully equipped with the latest technology, clean modern facility that is constantly being invested in.
Candidates with 5 or more years of prior experience preferred.
ASE automotive certifications a plus.

Email and attach a copy of your resume in a PDF or word file. Please provide phone number and time that is convenient to contact you. [email protected]

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