Smartphone Repair Technician

United Smart Tech - Lubbock, TX2.5

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Smartphone Repair Technician - United Smart Tech Position Type: 1099 Independent Contractor

United Smart Tech is proud to be an equal opportunity workplace. We are committed to equal employment opportunity regardless of race, color, ancestry, religion, sex, national origin, sexual orientation, age, citizenship, marital status, disability, or Veteran status.

United Smart Tech offers a network of professional, experienced technicians covering six (6)
states, whose goal is to simplify your life by bringing expert technical services to your doorstep.
We go where you want, when you want to fix the cracked screens on your smart phone.

We are seeking individuals who are looking to build a career in our industry. We have an urgent
need for Smartphone Repair Technicians that are computer savvy, self-motivated, customer
oriented, a willing learner, and have a stellar work ethic. Reliable transportation and a clean
driving record are required to service our customers at their location of choice. Although
computer science/IT programs are the most relatable programs to our high-tech line of work,
we’ve had the pleasure of working with students in a variety of disciplines, and they’ve been a
tremendous asset to our team. We welcome all candidates that can open, disassemble, repair
or replace the parts, and reassembled devices, equipment, machines, automobiles and
appliances because they have the necessary transferable skills to be successful in this role. If
you are and willing to take on new challenges every day, we would love to hear from you.

Fundamental Responsibilities
» Must be computer and internet savvy as most of your resources will be accessed from the
computer.
» Service, troubleshoot, and repair mobile devices.
» Repairs are limited to smartphone screens with LCD replacements.
» Must be able to open, disassemble, repair the parts, and reassembled units when done.
» Proven ability to maintain professionalism, with a commitment to customer service.
» Must be able to manage job schedules and appointments.

Minimum Education/Experience Requirements:
» High School diploma or equivalent required. Degree or certification in a computer/IT or
related field is a plus.
» Must have a valid driver's license, clean driving record and an automobile in good
working condition with adequate insurance coverage.
» The job requires 100% travel, usually within 60 minutes, which means most of your day
is spent driving to the customer.
» Must be able to pass a background check, drug test.
» Must be authorized to work in the United States.
» Excellent communication and customer service skills required.

» Ability to work flexible hours, including weekends and evenings required. Our hours of
operation are Sunday, 11AM -5PM and Monday through Saturday, 7AM-9PM.
» Our shifts are from 7AM – 3PM and 1PM - 9PM, and Sunday,11AM - 5PM

Preferred Qualifications
» Experience repairing electronics, smartphones, computer hardware/software,
PC/MACs, and game consoles.
» Previous experience working in a related field.
» Applicants with experience in computer repair, cell-phone repair, satellite or cable
installation, auto, HVAC, and maintenance technicians, and every branch of the military
are all welcomed.
» Previous customer facing experience a plus. (i.e. B2B sales, retail, wireless, or consumer
electronic sales experience preferred etc.)
» College students and new grads welcomed. Technical degree or certification in
Electronics or Consumer Electronics a plus.

Position Type: 1099 Independent Contractor
1. As an independent contractor, you would be responsible for payment of any and all
state and/or federal income, Social Security, self-employment taxes, sales and use taxes,
unemployment taxes, and payroll taxes and you will receive a form 1099 for service
provided to United Smart Tech by you.
2. As an independent contractor, you will be required to have liability insurance.
3. Independent contractors are, by definition, independent professionals, and are required
to pay for his/her own business expenses up front, and there may be ongoing fixed
expenses, such as liability insurance, tools to do the job, and a background check and
drug test.

Job Type: Contract

Salary: $30,000.00 to $50,000.00 /year

Experience:

  • Relevant: 1 year (Preferred)

License:

  • Driving (Preferred)

Work authorization:

  • United States (Preferred)

Contract Length:

  • More than 1 year
  • Varies

Contract Renewal:

  • Likely

Full Time Opportunity:

  • No

This Job Is:

  • A job for which military experienced candidates are encouraged to apply
  • Open to applicants who do not have a high school diploma/GED
  • A “Fair Chance” job (you or the employer follow Fair Chance hiring practices when performing background checks - learn more at https://start.indeed.com/fair-chance)
  • A good fit for applicants with gaps in their resume, or who have been out of the workforce for the past 6 months or more
  • A good first job for someone who is just entering or re-entering the workforce with limited experience or education
  • A job for which all ages, including older job seekers, are encouraged to apply
  • Open to applicants who do not have a college diploma