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Field Service Mechanic A

Date: Sep 21, 2022

Location: Cypress, Texas, United States

Company: Herc Rentals

 

Req #: 50103

Founded in 1965, Herc Rentals is one of the leading equipment rental suppliers in North America with trailing twelve month total revenues of nearly $2.34 billion as of June 30, 2022. Herc Rentals’ parent company, known as Herc Holdings Inc., listed on the New York Stock Exchange on July 1, 2016, under the symbol “HRI.” Herc Rentals serves customers through approximately 335 locations and has approximately 6,100 employees in North America.

 

We serve a diverse group of customers in a wide array of industries. We support professional con-tractors in construction and remediation. Our industrial customers include large industrial plants, refineries and petrochemical operations, automotive and aerospace manufacturers. We support government and infrastructure projects at the municipal, state and federal level. And, we continue to expand our services for customers in commercial and retail, healthcare, hospitality, recreation, and entertainment and special events.

Short Description

The purpose of the Field Service Mechanic A 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 and a detailed repair schedule. This incumbent is a master technician and assumes a leadership role of product knowledge within the branch and acts as a professional representative of Herc Rentals at all times. He/she performs at a high standard of quality level within the branch. He/she has mastered the operating standards of the facility, the region and corporation.

Responsibilities

  • Develop and maintain a consistent schedule of performing preventative maintenance of all Herc owned fleet at long term customer job sites
  • Oversee and conduct oil changes, lubrication of equipment, tire replacements, hose repairs, battery replacements and assorted services
  • Diagnose and repair heavy equipment as required to ensure proper operating condition at the job site
  • Diagnose and troubleshoot fuel systems, electrical systems, hydraulic systems and propane systems
  • Recondition and replace assorted parts to return equipment to a safely functioning state
  • Educating customers on proper use of equipment to avoid future breakdowns
  • Analyze problem areas for any significant wear or tear and address to ensure proper usage of the equipment until your next scheduled visit  
  • Adhere to all safety guidelines posted at active jobsite where repairs and maintenance are completed
  • Maintain work area on jobsite 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

 

Professional Experience

Ability to understand detailed technical schematics, owner manuals, and product warning labels
Ownership of sufficient selection of hand and air/electric tools to complete most repairs and services
Ability to operate and test equipment such as boom lifts, forklifts, compressors, portable and stationary generators, hydraulics, pumps and assorted tools and equipment
A valid driver’s license
Ability to be on call to support operational needs

Educational Background

H.S. Diploma or equivalent

Skills

  • Ability to drive/operate multiple types of vehicles and equipment
  • Ability to follow up with customers in a timely manner
  • Ability to handle assorted tools properly and safely
  • Ability to safely lift up to 50 LBs
  • Attention to detail
  • Customer service skills to naturally converse with jobsite foreman
  • Flexibility to adapt to changing needs on an active jobsite
  • Interpersonal skills to communicate effectively and efficiently
  • Must possess solid written and verbal communication skills and be able to perform basic computer operations such as opening and closing work orders
  • Solid and proven computer skill set to enter work orders
  • Understanding the importance of time management
  • Works and communicates effectively with all levels of the company

Please send resumes to: [email protected]

 

Herc Rentals values its employees and provides excellent compensation and benefits packages which are not limited to the following.

 

Keeping you healthy

Medical, Dental, and Vision Coverage

Life and disability insurance

Flex spending and health savings accounts

Virtual Health Visits

24 Hour Nurse Line

Healthy Pregnancy Program

Tobacco Cessation Program

Weight Loss Program

 

 

Building Your Financial Future

401(k) plan with company match

Employee Stock Purchase Program

 

 

Life & Work Harmony

Paid Time Off (Holidays, Vacations, Sick Days)

Paid parental leave.

Military leave & support for those in the National Guard and Reserves

Employee Assistance Program (EAP)

Adoption Assistance Reimbursement Program

Tuition Reimbursement Program

Mechanic Tool reimbursement of up to $300 per year

Auto & Home Insurance Discounts

 

Protecting You & Your Family

Company Paid Life Insurance

Supplemental Life Insurance

Accidental Death & Dismemberment Insurance

Company Paid Disability Insurance

Supplemental Disability Insurance

Group Legal Plan

Critical Illness Insurance

Accident Insurance

 

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


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