Student Veterans of America Jobs

Welcome to SVA’s jobs portal, your one-stop shop for finding the most up to date source of employment opportunities. We have partnered with the National Labor Exchange to provide you this information. You may be looking for part-time employment to supplement your income while you are in school. You might be looking for an internship to add experience to your resume. And you may be completing your training ready to start a new career. This site has all of those types of jobs.

Here are a few things you should know:
  • This site is mobile friendly. You do not need a log-in or password to access information.
  • Jobs on this site are original and unduplicated and come from three sources: the Federal government, state workforce agency job banks, and corporate career websites. All jobs are vetted to ensure there are no scams, training schemes, or phishing.
  • The site is refreshed daily to remove out-of-date content.
  • The newest jobs are listed first, so use the search features to match your interests. You can look for jobs in a specific geographical location, by title or keyword, or you can use the military crosswalk. You may want to do something different from your military career, but you undoubtedly have skills from that occupation that match to a civilian job.

Job Information

Hy-Vee Food Stores Retail Service Technician in Peoria, Illinois

At Hy-Vee our people are our strength. We promise “a helpful smile in every aisle” and those smiles can only come from a workforce that is fully engaged and committed to supporting our customers and each other.

Job Description:

Job Title: Retail Service Technician

Department: Grocery

FLSA: Non-Exempt

General Function:

Diagnoses problems with and performs maintenance, repairs and part replacement on all equipment. Responsible for building maintenance.

Core Competencies

  • Partnerships

  • Growth mindset

  • Results oriented

  • Customer focused

  • Professionalism

Reporting Relations:

Accountable and Reports to: District Store Director, Store Manager, Assistant Managers of Store Operations, Perishables, and Health Wellness Home

Positions that Report to you: None

Primary Duties and Responsibilities:

  • Maintains and repairs equipment and building to ensure good working order and meets OSHA regulations.

  • Establishes work orders and develops schedules to implement assigned tasks.

  • Performs building repairs, investigates reported problems areas, and contacts suppliers/vendors.

  • Rotates between four to five stores in surrounding areas.

  • Plans expansions and makes estimates of equipment, lighting, and fixtures needed by the proposal, and makes recommendations to supervisor.

  • Keeps work area, tools and equipment clean, good repair and in proper placement.

  • Creates definitive maintenance schedules and practice preventative maintenance.

  • Reports to work when scheduled and works expected number of hours.

Secondary Duties and Responsibilities:

  • Attends safety meetings as assigned.

  • Is always On-Call status.

  • Solicits feedback on any trends with any equipment that may require follow-up with manufacturer or sales people.

  • Advantage IQ – Hy-Vee’s bench marking tool Shares ideas and practices for any potential energy savings projects.

  • The use of rebates are encouraged. Performs other job related duties and special projects as required.

Knowledge, Skills, Abilities and Worker Characteristics:

  • Maintains appropriate certifications.

  • Must have a valid driver’s license.

Education and Experience:

  • High School or equivalent experience, HVAC & Refrigeration Certified.

  • Appropriate Certifications.

  • Verisae refrigerant management system – EPA Compliance.

  • OSHA required safety training.

Physical Requirements:

  • Must be physically able to exert up to 50 pounds of force frequently; and exert up to 10 pounds of force constantly to move objects. (Can be accommodated)

  • Visual requirements include vision from less than 20 inches to more than 20 feet with or without correction, depth perception, color vision, and field of vision.

  • Must be able to perform the following physical activities: Climbing, balancing, stooping, kneeling, reaching, standing, walking, pulling, lifting, grasping, feeling, talking, hearing, and repetitive motions.

Working Conditions:

Retail store setting.


Contact with Store Manager, suppliers, vendors, and the general public to obtain parts and service.

Are you ready to smile, apply today.