Mechanic

$22.00 - $24.00 hourly
  • Herc Rentals
  • Riverside, CA, United States
  • Jul 21, 2020
Full time Automotive Entry Level General Labor Other Skilled Labor Training Law Enforcement

Job Description

Short Description

The purpose of the Heavy Equipment Mechanic A position within Herc Rentals 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/she has mastered the operating standards of his facility, the region and corporation.

Responsibilites

 

  • Follow a consistent and regular schedule to perform various types of maintenance on heavy equipment, construction equipment and various pieces of machinery
  • Perform major repairs on equipment using hand tools, machine tools and measuring instruments
  • Ability to diagnose and troubleshoot fuel systems, electrical systems, hydraulic systems and propane systems
  • Conduct oil changes, lubrication of equipment, tire replacements, hose repairs, battery replacements and assorted services
  • Recondition and replace assorted parts of the heavy equipment
  • Operate and test equipment
  • Diagnoses problem areas for any significant wear or tear on the equipment
  • Maintain work area in a clean and organized manner
  • Produce timely and detailed service reports and repair logs
  • Follow all company’s filed procedures and protocols
  • Build positive relationships with customers
  • Perform additional duties as assigned

Educational Background

High School Diploma/GED

Skills

  • Ability to lift 50+ pounds
  • Ability to operate large, heavy machinery
  • Ability to read and comprehend the standards of operating procedures, owner’s manuals and product/warning labels
  • Customer service skills
  • Understands the importance of time management

Anthony Altemoos

Team C