Telematics Installer Technician

United Rentals | Chicago, IL

Posted Date 8/13/2023

Great company. Great people. Great opportunities.

As a Telematics Technician at United Rentals, you'll use your skills to perform maintenance, repairs, and installations of telematics on construction equipment in a safe and professional manner. Telematics hardware, and the data that comes from them, is one of the bedrock services that United Rentals offers to customers. You'll have the opportunity to work as part of the industry's leading telematics team. Like every member of our team, we will rely on you to provide exceptional customer service to our customers. In this role, working within a defined geographic area, you will travel to United Rentals branches and customer locations to install or repair telematics hardware, or other remote monitoring electronic equipment. Every day, you can improve and challenge yourself, and if you have the desire and ambition, you'll have the potential to work towards leadership roles in our Company.

If you would enjoy the chance to make your mark with the world's largest equipment rental provider, consider a future with United Rentals. You will be supported by a strong management team that will help you achieve your goals. Plus, you will have the opportunity to relocate to one of our 1,000+ locations.

Primary Responsibilities:

  • Perform maintenance, repairs, and installations of telematics on construction equipment in a safe and professional manner
  • Confidently remove and tap into ignition systems to wire communication between machines and telematics systems
  • Identify and help resolve problems, troubleshoot and analyze information from a device and help find solutions if required
  • Work through a variety of installation on all types of equipment
  • Manage a region up to four hours travel time of your hiring area. Some overnight stays required
  • Occasionally travel to client sites, but mostly various United Rentals rental yards throughout the region for installation and repairs of Telematics devices
  • Be an advocate for the United Rentals and the Advanced Solutions Group while on the job and in the field.

Job Requirements:
  • 1 +years of general technician or mechanic experience required
  • Some experience in a related field desired , Cable installer, Audio installer, Television dish installer
  • Ability to use tech tools to communicate such as Outlook, Instant messenger, and Text Messaging
  • You have your own tools, but a few specialty tools will be provided
  • You're a hard worker with excellent attention to detail
  • You MUST have a clean driving record and be able to pass a background check.
  • You have a high school diploma or equivalent.
  • You must be open to traveling within a 300-mile radius of our local branch.
  • Must have a valid driver's license with no restrictions.

This position is deemed Safety Sensitive for purposes of United Rentals' policies and procedures.

At United Rentals, the largest equipment rental company, we believe that it takes great employees to build a great organization - and we're passionate about helping our people grow professionally and embrace teamwork in everything they do. Our culture is based on our corporate values and centers on mutual respect, job satisfaction, diversity and a shared responsibility to build a better future.

What's in it for you?

U.S. Full Time roles:Best in class benefits offering includes medical, dental, vision, flex spending and health savings accounts; 401(k) retirement with company match; life and disability insurance; and paid time off including sick, vacation, holidays, and paid parental leave. Comprehensive training and development and career growth opportunities.

U.S. Non-Full Time roles: Benefits offering includes 401(k) retirement with company match; paid time off including sick, vacation and holidays; and comprehensive training and development and career growth opportunities.

Canada: Best in class benefits package which includes medical, dental & vision, RRSP/DPSP*, paid time off, comprehensive training and development, and career growth opportunities.

*Offered for full time roles, non-full time eligibility in select provinces.

United Rentals, Inc. is an Equal Opportunity Employer of women, minorities, protected veterans and individuals with disabilities.

Job Information

  • Job ID: 70369651
  • Workplace Type: On-Site
  • Location:
    Chicago, Illinois, United States
  • Company Name For Job: United Rentals
  • Position Title: Telematics Installer Technician
  • Job Function: Sales

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