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Shop Supervisor

Date: Nov 16, 2022

Location: Oakland, California, United States

Company: Herc Rentals

 

Req #: 52623

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 Shop Supervisor 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 be responsible for the training, development and management of all of the heavy equipment mechanics, yard workers and utility workers, appraising their performances and utilizing the most cost-effective means for maintenance and repair of all rental and service equipment. The candidate will also insure all that all service calls are handled in a professional and precise manner at the highest standards of quality. 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 with our customers. 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 consistent and regular schedules for all of the mechanics and yardworkers to perform various types of maintenance on heavy equipment, construction equipment and various pieces of machinery
  • Ability to diagnose and troubleshoot fuel systems, electrical systems, hydraulic systems and propane systems
  • Must be able to operate equipment such as boom lifts, forklifts, compressors, portable and stationary generators, hydraulics, pumps and assorted tools and equipment
  • Must be able to communicate effectively and professionally with our customers
  • Satisfy and audit, in a timely manner, all required documentation, timesheets, checklists, receiving records and repair order and maintenance logs
  • Manage and order various parts for the equipment
  • Supervise the work area into a clean and organized workspace
  • Assist mechanics with other duties
  • Assist with general service and maintenance record keeping
  • Perform additional duties as assigned

Requirements

  • Supervisor

Professional Experience

Supervisor Shop

Educational Background

High School Diploma/GED

Conditions of Employment

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

Skills

  • Ability to safely lift up to 50 LBs
  • 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
  • Must possess solid written and verbal communication skills and be able to perform basic computer operations
  • Understands the importance of time management, standards of operating procedures, owner’s manuals and product/warning labels

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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