Service Associate

Russo Hardware, Inc.

Schiller Park, IL

Service Associate



Flexible Scheduling!

Monday-Friday (7am-4pm), Saturdays (7am-noon), Sundays (CLOSED!)

Full-time benefits eligibility (40 hours per week, bi-weekly pay periods) with potential overtime


Company Overview: 

To tell you who we are, let’s start with who we’re not. We’re not one of those power equipment dealers that treat customers like the next numbered sale. We’re not that parts and service center that forgets the true meaning of service. And we're definitely not that big box store with a limited supply of on-the-job expertise. Russo Power Equipment is the premier power equipment and landscape supply dealer in the Midwest!


Position Summary:
The Service Associate acts as the primary point of contact for customers of the Service division. The responsibilities revolve around effectively communicating the needs of the customer to the other members of the service division as well as being able to communicate issues/services to the customer that will allow them to gain the most from their service experience. 



  • Greet customers at the counter in a timely and professional manger
  • Help guide customers when they bring in machines for service
  • Communicate with customers regarding quotes and completion of service
  • Complete accurate service tickets and service quotes
  • Uphold and maintain the visual standard within the store, primarily your department
  • Maintain relationships with current customers and build relationships with new customers 
  • Maintain a safe work environment within the department for customers and staff
  • All other tasks as defined by management


Knowledge, Skills, and Abilities:

  • Must possess good general computer skills (Excel, Word, Outlook, and Teams)
  • Must be detail-oriented and organized
  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills
  • Excellent problem solver
  • Ability to prioritize and multi-task
  • Bilingual is a plus


Credentials and Experience:

  • High school diploma or equivalent
  • Service writing experience in commercial lawn, auto or similar
  • Knowledge of outdoor power equipment or landscaping is a plus


Physical Demands

  • Employee must possess the ability to lift, carry, push and pull materials and objects weighing between 40-50lbs
  • Required to bend, stoop, kneel, squat, reach and climb to perform work
  • May be required to stand, walk and use hands-fingers for long periods of time
  • May be required to look at a computer screen for long periods of time



  • Flexible scheduling (Open Saturdays till noon, closed Sundays!)
  • Paid time off
  • Paid vacation
  • Overtime opportunity
  • Major medical- BlueCross BlueShield
  • Vision and dental coverage
  • 401(k) employer match contribution- WE MATCH 100%
  • FREE company apparel
  • Wellness programs
  • Professional development opportunities
  • Employee discount

 Russo Hardware, Inc. provides equal employment opportunities (EEO) to all employees and applicants for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, age, disability, or genetics. In addition to federal law requirements, Russo Hardware, Inc. complies with all applicable state and local laws governing nondiscrimination in employment in every location in which the company has facilities. This policy applies to all terms and conditions of employment, including recruiting, hiring, placement, promotion, termination, layoff, recall, transfer, leaves of absence, compensation and training.