HERC Rentals Mechanic A in Union City, California

General Responsibilities:

** $1500.00 Signing Bonus From May 1st 2017-September 1st 2017 **

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 A position within the Hertz Equipment Rental Division is to utilize his/her mechanical expertise 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 top running condition through an effective preventative maintenance program. This incumbent is a master technician and assumes a leadership role of product knowledge and standard of quality within the branch. He has mastered the operating standards of his facility, the region and corporation.

Mandatory Requirements:

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:

  • 3 to 5 years of experience repairing, maintaining and operating assorted construction equipment, aerial equipment, generators, air compressors, pumps and safety equipment

Knowledge:

  • Must have detailed knowledge and previous work experience working on internal combustion engines (gas and diesel), DC electrical systems, propane systems, hydraulics, track equipment and various construction equipment

  • Possesses a solid understanding of welding techniques

Skills:

  • 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

Competencies:

  • 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 is the right place for you! As an industry leader, HERC offers 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!

cwesselhoft@hercrentals.com

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

EEO/AA: Females/Minorities/Disabled/Vets

Job ID 116017

# Positions 1

Location US-CA-Union City

Category Mechanic - Heavy Equipment Mechanic

Division HERC