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Aerial Technician, Ajax

Date: May 7, 2022

Location: Ajax, Ontario, Canada

Company: Herc Rentals

Req #: 42842

Herc Rentals Inc. is a premier, full-service equipment rental firm – providing our customers the equipment, services and solutions they need to achieve optimal performance safely, efficiently and effectively. A pioneer of the equipment rental industry, Herc Rentals continues to evolve and grow through technological innovations, expanded product offerings and value-added services and consultative solutions to support its customers’ projects. 


With more than 55 years of equipment rental expertise, approximately 5,100 employees and approximately 295 company-operated locations across North America, Herc Rentals serves a broad range of end markets, including construction; industrial operations, refineries and petrochemical operations; governmental entities and contractors; disaster recovery and remediation; infrastructure; railroad operations; utilities; film, television, live entertainment and special event production; agricultural operations; and facilities management..



Short Description

We are looking for an experienced mechanic with a minimum of (3) years’ experience in the inspection, diagnosis, repair and servicing of mechanical, electrical, propane and hydraulic systems of various equipment, particularly scissors lifts and zoom booms. 


•    Troubleshoot the various systems to identify any issues
•    Adjust and repair systems according to manufacturer’s specifications and established safe mechanical procedures.
•    Perform PDI’s, preventative maintenance services and annual inspections on equipment.
•    Review, understand and complete applicable service updates, bulletins and campaigns.
•    Dismantle systems for repair, replacement, overhaul, modification, reassemble and install.
•    Maintain detailed repair, inspection and certification records, log books and computerized records.
•    Handle customer telephone service inquiries and perform outside on-road service repairs.
•    Ensure standards for safe working conditions are followed and participate in all Company safety training programs and requirements.


•    Flexible and able to work overtime and weekends when deemed necessary for the completion of work.
•    Although we provide an array of shop tools and equipment, you must provide your own basic mechanical tools.
•    Must have valid and clean driver's license.
•    Excellent communication skills (English), both oral and written.
•    Hydraulic and Propane Experience an Asset, but willing to train.
•    Previous Aerial Lift Experience an Asset
•    Able to work independently, as well as in a team environment.
•    Able to work in a fast paced environment.


  • Ability to handle assorted tools properly and safely
  • Ability to lift 50+ pounds
  • Able to deliver effective and efficient work in a fast-paced environment
  • Adapts to changing business and customer needs
  • Makes safety a priority
  • Must possess solid written and verbal communication skills and be able to perform basic computer operations
  • Understands the importance of time management

Educational Background

University/College degree or equivalent experience

Conditions of Employment

A valid driver's license with a clean driving record


Our long-term strategy underscores the understanding that our success depends on the dedication and capability of our team members. We are focused on attracting, retaining and empowering talented and dedicated people to build the best team in the equipment rental industry. We also seek to build a team that reflects the variety of people, cultures and communities we interact with every day and to create an inclusive, productive environment in which all team members feel valued and respected.


Herc Rentals provides an excellent compensation and benefits package, which includes a competitive salary, retirement savings plan, tuition reimbursement, comprehensive medical, dental, vision care, life insurance coverage, paid vacation and holidays. 


Herc does not discriminate in employment based on the basis of race, creed, color, religion, sex, age, disability, national origin, marital status, sexual orientation, citizenship status, political affiliation, parental status, military service, or other non-merit factors.


To apply please email your CV / resume to [email protected]

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