Ready for a new career? Interested in earning more than minimum
wage to learn a high-demand skilled trade?
DeWaard & Bode is an established local appliance and mattress
retailer. Our business is growing, and we are seeking individuals
interested in being trained in a hands-on and dynamic career.
We train and certify Shop Technicians in-house to become WA
State Certified Home Appliance Technicians. Entry level Shop
Technicians work closely with our trained and licensed Service
Technician team who does on-site diagnostics and repairs on
appliances inside customer's homes. This well-paying, skilled trade
is in high-demand within the industry. At DeWaard & Bode, we invest
in our employees and look for opportunities to educate, train, and
advance motivated individuals into career opportunities.
Job responsibilities include (but not limited to): Identifying
issues/problems with appliances, repairing appliances, appliance
cleaning and maintenance, quality checks, and damage reports. The
typical day as a Shop Technician will include working in the shop
at our Bellingham, Hannegan Warehouse, working closely with the
parts/service department to complete repairs and customization on
appliances. Often this includes: refrigerator door reversals,
gas/propane conversions, diagnosing and repairing broken laundry
machines, wall ovens, ranges, and all other major household
You must be mechanically inclined, technologically savvy and
have a basic understanding of electronic components. Our
company will train you in our fully functioning shop on old
and new appliances, enhancing technical skills, and preparing you
for workplace scenarios.
Must be able to pass a drug test upon hire.
Treats people with respect and keeps commitments
Inspires the trust of others
Works ethically and with integrity
Upholds organizational values
Conveys a positive image of the company in actions and
Shows respect and sensitivity to cultural differences
Promotes a harassment-free work environment
Knowledge, Skills and Abilities Required to Perform Essential
High school diploma or equivalent required
Ability to lift and move heavy objects
Ability to operate basic tools and machinery
Efficient independent worker
- Consistent Scheduling: Monday - Friday; 8:00 am - 5:00 pm
Competitive pay ($18/Hours starting) + full benefits package
Work for a reputable locally owned and operated company
In-House paid training for 07(d) License Certification for major
home appliance repair
Dewaard & Bode Inc -
If you require alternative methods of application or screening,
you must approach the employer directly to request this.