• Service Porter

    Posted: 06/12/2022

    Job Description

    Are you looking for an entry-level position that can open the door to a rewarding career with high earning potential and stability? Our Troy dealership is seeking a hard-working, efficient individual to join our team as a Service Porter. The Porter is a vital member of our Service team and is responsible for the day-to-day shop maintenance, tooling and equipment cleaning, and providing general assistance to technicians. This role will introduce you to the day-to-day operations of a high-volume truck dealership and demonstrate the importance of high-quality, dependable work to promote a safe, organized work environment.


    • Clean shop and campus grounds of dealership daily to maintain an orderly, safe work environment and debris-free grounds according to company policy.
    • Develop or maintain a scheduled maintenance checklist for routine tasks.
    • Sort recyclables, non-recyclables, scrap metal, and refuse and haul to appropriate disposal areas.
    • Monitor status of waste fluids and metal containers. Coordinate with proper vendors for disposal, when required.
    • Sweep, mop, and scrub flooring as well as clean storage shelves, workbenches, and horizontal surfaces.
    • Ensure proper maintenance of 5S Elite Support organizational signage and taping.
    • Clean and maintain large shop equipment, including but not limited to flywheel machines, sandblasters, forklifts, shop presses, wheel lifts, and alignment machines.
    • Assist Service techs or other personnel as requested for safe and successful completion of their duties.
    • Listen, identify, and respond quickly and effectively to internal and external customer needs and follow up to ensure customer satisfaction is maintained in all aspects of the position.
    • Build strong working relationships with colleagues within the department and seek opportunities to partner with others to achieve goals and objectives.
    • Deliver parts to bays, if requested, to help keep technicians working on critical jobs.
    • Complete additional tasks and projects as assigned



    Candidates must be able to pass a pre-employment background check, physical, and drug screen. To perform this job successfully, an individual must be able to perform the essential duties satisfactorily. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions in the work environment.

    • High school diploma or GED; additional job-related training is beneficial
    • Driver's License and ability to meet insurance requirements is not required but is highly preferred
    • Fork truck certification and/or heavy equipment operating experience is a plus
    • Proven mechanical aptitude and dexterity with tools and shop equipment
    • Ability to operate cleaning equipment is essential
    • Knowledge of shop safety policies and basic hand tool operation
    • Ability to understand written directions and formulas to mix cleaning solutions and chemicals
    • Resourceful, collaborative team player who also thrives independently and can prioritize multiple projects with strong attention to detail in a fast-paced environment