Field Service Mechanic C

Herc Rentals Inc | Bakersfield, CA

Posted Date 9/18/2022
Description



Req #: 51081

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, re?neries 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

As a Field Service Mechanic C, you are an entry level technician and will assume a role of familiarizing yourself with product knowledge and standards of quality within the branch. You will serve as a supportive resource for utilizing your mechanical expertise to ensure Herc fleet remain in proper operating condition on our customer jobsites, at all times. Field Service Mechanics are dispatched to local jobsites at various times of the day and work independently without direct supervision. This provides the opportunity to build positive relationships with customers all while supporting the growth and improvement of your community.

Responsibilities

  • Follow a consistent schedule of performing preventative maintenance of all Herc owned fleet at long term customer job sites
  • Conduct oil changes, lubrication of equipment, tire replacements, hose repairs, battery replacements and assorted services
  • Diagnose 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
  • Assist in reconditioning and replacing assorted parts to return equipment to a safely functioning state
  • Stay up to date with Herc online courses on proper use of equipment and be able to convey those guidelines to customers
  • 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

Requirements

    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

    Ability to be on call to support operational needs

    A valid driver's license

    Educational Background

    H.S. Diploma or equivalent

    Conditions of Employment

    Skills
    • Ability to safely lift up to 50 LBs
    • 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
    • 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

    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.


    Job Information

    • Job ID: 65708037
    • Workplace Type: On-Site
    • Location:
      Bakersfield, California, United States
    • Company Name For Job: Herc Rentals Inc
    • Position Title: Field Service Mechanic C
    • Job Function: Human Resources

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