Service Technician - Greater Kansas City Area (Retail Environment)

$ Confidential

Lenexa, KS




The Service Technician position supports the Dyson Service Center by providing on-site service and technical support to Dyson customers.  This position is in a retail environment with weekend and evening hours necessary.

Market Overview

Dyson landed in the US in 2002 and within 24 months our technology was market share leader. Our bustling HQ is based in the historic Montgomery Ward Building, overlooking the Chicago River. A few hours down the road in Aurora, our dedicated US Customer Care team now numbers 250 people. And in total, there are over 600 Dyson people working across the US in multiple functions.
But Dyson US is still growing. It’s poised to double its footprint and take on new categories. Already a target for our competitors, challenging times are ahead. And our battle-hungry US team are truly fired up.

Function Overview

Our Customer Service team epitomises Dyson’s problem-solving ethos. There’s no query our Ask Dyson teams can’t answer. And there’s no fault our Field Service engineers can’t fix.
Driven to turn owners into passionate advocates of the brand, our team makes each experience rewarding. It requires in-depth knowledge and genuine passion for Dyson technology. So we never miss an opportunity to talk about Dyson’s latest machines – and frequently sell products as well as solve problems. From letters and emails, to calls, online and social media, our team is constantly evolving to give better service.




Technical Service & Support

  • Provide Dyson customers with technical support including the servicing/repairing of their Dyson products.
  • Responsible for the proper diagnosis, troubleshooting and repair of Dyson customer products to include vacuums and other products.
  • Manage and deliver a high-quality customer experience from the service/repair perspective.
  • Properly manage parts usage and inventory as required and/or directed.
  • Provide real time feedback to Technical Service Team regarding technical support issues to assist team on improving customer experience and product reliability opportunities.
  • Capture and report any emerging product reliability and safety issues.



  • Submit daily/weekly reports of products and customers serviced.
  • Any other reporting protocol required.


Other Duties

  • ·        Support Technical Service Team in evaluating needs and opportunities to best support Dyson consumer repairs in region.
  • ·        Assist Technical Service Team in evaluating ongoing training needs
  • Support all repair products and/or training activity through personal liaison. Ensure all process activity is communicated and Dyson service levels are understood and exercised.
  • Assist Technical Service Team in investigation escalated repair instances
  • Other duties as required


Experience and Education 

• Product Servicing/Repair experience required
• Customer Services/Sales/Relationship Management experience required
• Basic Electrical knowledge required
• Basic Mechanical knowledge required
• High School Diploma or equivalent required, Bachelors Degree preferred

• Ability to understand the Dyson brand and uphold its integrity
• High level ability to troubleshoot product faults and provide proper resolution
• High level of customer service orientation required—a desire to help or serve others, to identify, meet and exceed their needs and expectations
• Strong presentation and people skills required
• High level of computer literacy including intermediate level experience with Microsoft Office
• Strong written, verbal and interpersonal communication skills
• A meticulous approach to planning and organizing including a proven ability to prioritize tasks and meet strict deadlines
• Proven ability to build and maintain strong relationships with people at all levels of a business
• Knowledge of Dyson products would be a distinct advantage
• Ability to lift and move up to 50 lbs.

Benefits Overview

Dyson US monitors the market to ensure competitive salaries, holidays and retirement plans. Beyond that, you’ll also enjoy profit-related bonuses and life and disability cover. But financial rewards are just the start of a Dyson career. Rapid professional growth, leadership development and new opportunities abound, driven by regular reviews and dynamic workshops. And with a vibrant culture, the latest devices and a relaxed dress code reflecting our engineering spirit, it’s an exciting team environment geared to fuelling and realising ambition.
Dyson is committed to providing reasonable accommodations to individuals with disabilities. If you are interested in applying for employment with Dyson and need a reasonable accommodation for any part of the application process, please send an e-mail with your contact information, the job number of the position for which you are interested in applying, and the nature of your request to or call (312) 706-2260(312) 706-2260. Determinations of requests for reasonable accommodation are made on a case-by-case basis.

Dyson is an Equal Opportunity Employer of Minorities, Females, Protected Veterans, and Individuals with Disabilities

Posted: 2-Feb-2018

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