Vending Machine Technician

Recruitment #220113-K30A-I01


Vending Machine Technician, Level I, K30A
Location:  VS33 – OKC - Business Enterprise Program

Essential Functions:
This position is responsible for the repair and refurbishing of a wide variety of automated merchandising equipment used in the vending food industry. This employee will perform installation, setups, and removal of automated merchandising equipment; will provide in service training to Licensed Managers who are blind or severely visually impaired in the operation and routine maintenance of automated merchandising equipment; will maintain parts/equipment inventory for assigned area, and prepare maintenance reports.

Position requires extensive travel throughout Oklahoma. Applicant must be willing to perform all job-related travel. 

Trial period is required.

Preferred Qualifications:
Preference may be given to applicants with experience in the repair of automated vending or merchandising equipment or repair of small appliances. Must be detail oriented and organized.

Benefit Highlights:
The Department of Rehabilitation Services provides a comprehensive benefits package designed to support our employees and their dependents.

Benefits Include:
• Generous state paid benefit allowance to help cover insurance premiums
• A wide choice of health insurance plans with no pre-existing condition exclusions or limitations
• Flexible spending accounts for health care expenses or dependent care
• Employee assistance programs and health and fitness programs
• 11 paid holidays
• 15 days of vacation and 15 days of sick leave for the first year
• Retirement Savings Plan with a generous match
• Longevity Bonus for years of service
• 5% additional pay for the possession of an appropriate professional certification or licensure
• Training opportunities to help meet CEU requirements

Method of Application
ALL SOURCES – Applicants without previous state service OR currently in trial period status, must apply through the Office of Management and Enterprise Services OKJOBS on-line External Listings applicant system ( 

Current State of Oklahoma employees with permanent status in state service must apply through the Office of Management and Enterprise Services OKJOBS on-line Internal Listings applicant system (

For questions regarding specific duties or details of this job, please contact Human Resources at

For inquiries on the application process or general application inquiries, please contact Applicant Services at (405) 521-2177.

An Equal Opportunity Employer.


Level I – requirements at this level consist of two years of experience in vending machine or small appliance maintenance or repair; or one year of experience in vending machine or small appliance maintenance or repair plus certification as Vending Technician at all three levels of the National Automatic Merchandising Association (NAMA) Vending Technician; or completion of an Associate Degree and/or Vocational Technical certification of Applied Science in Electrical Construction and Maintenance; Refrigeration, Small Appliance Repair, Vending Machine Repair; or Electrical certification from an accredited vocational technical school or community college.


Please read instructions carefully and include all required documents when you submit your application.

No additional information will be accepted after the application has been submitted.