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Warehouse Person - Cinelease

Date: Feb 26, 2021

Location: Austin, Texas, United States

Company: Herc Rentals

Entertainment Industry Experience Preferred / Driving Experience Preferred

Mon - Friday Day Shift Schedule / Full Time - Full Benefits + 401k Match & Employee Stock Purchase


Req #: 18271

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 4,900 employees and approximately 270 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

CINELEASE, INC., the entertainment industry’s leader in lighting and grip equipment rentals servicing production companies throughout the US, owned by our publicly held Parent Company HERC Rentals, is seeking a Warehouse Person for our Austin, TX branch location.

Company Description

Cinelease is the largest independent motion picture equipment rental house in the USA, with our company headquarters in Los Angeles and multiple branch locations throughout the country. Cinelease has serviced thousands of feature film and television productions with premier lighting and grip equipment and has built its reputation with over 40 years of exceptional service to the studios and independent production companies.             

Job Summary

Primarily responsible for assisting in processing equipment rental orders, which includes picking equipment from warehouse locations, testing equipment as required, and loading or receiving equipment using material handling equipment.

  • Highly motivated and able to multi-task in a deadline-intensive environment
  • Properly load or download equipment rental orders as it goes out or returns from customer rentals.
  • Double check paperwork paying close attention to details, including quantity and equipment codes.
  • Maintain work areas clean and free of any hazardous conditions.
  • Utilize proper lifting techniques at all times and using proper PPE as required.
  • Maintain a good attitude and exercise team work.
  • Upon request, assist with delivery and pick-up to customer locations.

Essential skills and experience

  • Ability to lift heavy items
  • Ability to organize and prioritize work
  • Strong team player
  • Able to react at a moment’s notice to any situation that may require overtime hours, going on set or to location
Educational Background
High school diploma and/or GED
  • Understands the importance of time management and the standards of operating procedures
  • Read and comprehend owner's manuals and product/warning labels
  • Ability to operate and manipulate assorted industrial and general tools
  • Ability to lift up to 50 lbs
  • Customer Service Skills
  • Ability to work multiple shifts
  • Ability to travel up to 40%


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 Rentals does not discriminate in employment 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.


email resumes to:  [email protected]

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