HERC Rentals Mechanic C - Pump, Power, & Climate Control in Roseville, California

General Responsibilities

Herc Rentals is a premier full-line equipment-rental company — providing our customers the equipment solutions they need to get their work done safely, confidently and cost effectively, while enabling them to conserve capital for their growth investments.

With over 50 years of equipment-rental expertise, approximately 4,800 employees with approximately 275 company operated locations, principally in North America. Herc Rentals is a leader in all of the key markets that it serves, including transportation; industrial & manufacturing; oil & gas; government & municipalities; construction, mining, & energy; remediation & restoration; emergency response; facilities; MRO; entertainment; and ground care.

We aspire to be the supplier, employer and investment of choice in our industry, with core values that promote a culture built on integrity, respect, teamwork, and accountability.

The purpose of the Heavy Equipment Mechanic C position is to utilize the mechanical expertise of the candidate to support the needs of the branch in a professional, safe and timely manner. An individual in this position will work to keep all equipment in peak running condition through an effective preventative maintenance program. This incumbent is a developing technician and assume a supporting role within the branch. He/she performs at a high standard of quality level within the branch. He/she has mastered the operating standards of his facility, the region and corporation.

Key responsibilities:

  • Follow a consistent and regular schedule to perform various types of maintenance on heavy equipment, construction equipment and various pieces of machinery

  • Conduct oil changes, lubrication of equipment, Pump/Generator maintenance, hose repairs, battery replacements and assorted services

  • Operate and test equipment

  • Maintain work area in a clean and organized manner

  • Produce timely and detailed service reports

  • Follow all company’s filed procedures and protocols

  • Build positive relationships with customers

  • Perform additional duties as assigned

Mandatory Requirements


  • Valid driver’s license

  • Own a general mechanic’s tool set, capable of supporting a heavy equipment fleet, and be willing to expand their own personal tool collection

Educational Background:

  • High school diploma and/or GED

Professional Experience:

  • 1+ years of experience repairing, maintaining and operating assorted construction equipment primarily associated with Environmental and Restoration, Refineries and Petrochemical, Electrical, Mechanical, Sewer/Water/Municipal, Underground and General Contractors, Pipelines, Utilities and Industrial Facilities, Mining/Quarries, Entertainment and Special Events.


  • Must have basic knowledge and previous work experience working on internal combustion engines (gas and diesel) and various construction equipment relating to pumps, generators, power distribution, and HVAC including Heat, AC, Chillers, and Desiccant Dehumidifiers.


  • Understands the importance of time management,

  • Ability to read and comprehend the standards of operating procedures, owner’s manuals and product/warning labels

  • Ability to operate large, heavy machinery

  • Ability to lift 50+ pounds

  • Customer service


  • Team oriented

  • General maintenance abilities

  • Strong organizational skills

  • Must exhibit a high level of safety consciousness and a clear understanding of equipment safety

  • Good communication

  • Sense of urgency

  • Stress management

If you are looking for an exciting and rewarding career with a growth-oriented company, Herc Rentals is the right place for you! As an industry leader, we offer the opportunity for training, development, and advancement. In addition, we offer highly competitive compensation and benefits package, including a generous vacation program. Apply today to be part of a team built for success!

Preferred Requirements

Herc Rentals is a Drug-Free Workplace. All employment is contingent on the successful completion of drug and background screening.

EEO/AA: Females/Minorities/Disabled/Veterans

Job ID 138798

# Positions 1

Location US-CA-Roseville

Category Mechanic - Heavy Equipment Mechanic

Division HERC