Posted 3 weeks ago
$43.00 per hour
Company: Matthews Equipment Limited o/a Herc Rentals
Business information: 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. With more than 50 years of equipment rental expertise, approximately 5,600 employees and 312 company-operated locations primarily in the United States and Canada, Herc Rentals serves a broad range of customer markets, including large and small companies in construction; industrial customers such as large industrial manufacturing plants, refineries and petrochemical operations; and other customers.
Business Address: 11230 - 88 Ave. Fort Saskatchewan, AB, T8L 3W5
Work Locations: 116 Meridian Road SE Calgary, AB T2A 1X2 and various locations around Southern Alberta.
Type of Employment: Full Time - Permanent
Estimated Start Date: As soon as possible
Troubleshoot, operate and inspect equipment to detect faults and malfunctions
Diagnose faults or malfunctions using computerized and other testing equipment to determine extent of repair required: internal combustion engines, DC electrical systems, propane systems, hydraulics, and fuel systems
Adjust equipment and repair or replace defective parts: perform major repairs to maintain fleet equipment using diagnostic tools, hand tools, and measuring instruments independently
Test repaired equipment for proper performance and to ensure that work meets manufacturers' specifications
Clean, lubricate and perform other maintenance work: conduct oil changes, lubrication of equipment, tire replacements, hose repairs, battery replacements and assorted services
Service attachments and working tools: reconditioning and replacing of assorted parts of the heavy equipment
Verify and repair emission control systems: operate and test equipment to ensure it passes Herc Rentals quality and efficiency standards
Order parts and maintain inventory
Keep maintenance reports and documentation
Develop and maintain a consistent schedule of performing preventative maintenance of all Herc Rentals owned fleet at your branch
Assist shop lead with customer damage estimates and repairs
Produce timely and detailed service reports and repair logs
Enter and review work orders and complete part ordering via fleet management system
Diagnoses problem areas for any significant wear or tear on the equipment
Diagnose internal combustion engines, DC electrical systems, propane and systems, hydraulics, and fuel systems
Maintain work area in a clean and organized manner
Assist in training “C” and “B” Mechanics while taking direction from the shop lead
Take service calls when shop lead is absent and dispatch Field Service Mechanic to ensure repairs are completed in a timely and efficient fashion
Follow all company’s procedures and protocols
Education: Completion of secondary school is required.
Experience: Completion of a three- to five-year apprenticeship program or a combination of over four years of work experience and industry courses in heavy equipment repair is required to be eligible for trade certification.
Welding experience is an asset.
Driver’s license is required.
Tier 4 emissions systems or strong electrical hydraulics diagnosis skills.
Work conditions and Physical capabilities: Fast-paced environment, Work under pressure, Tight deadlines, Repetitive tasks, Handling heavy loads, Physically demanding, Attention to detail, Combination of sitting, standing and walking.
Personal suitability: Excellent written communication, Excellent oral communication, Initiative, Client focus, Accurate, Judgement, Effective interpersonal skills, Team player, Organized.
Major work area: Hydraulic transmissions, Electrical systems, Suspension and undercarriage systems.
Diesel Engine Repair Specialization: Fuel injection system, Exhaust system, cooling system,
Lubrication system, Hydraulic transmissions.
Mechanical Maintenance and Repair Specialization: Knowledge and diagnose Mechanical
transmissions, Drive trains and final drives.
Powered Equipment Repair Specialization: Hydraulic-operated working attachments
Required Equipment Experience: Power Generation, Climate Control (AC/heating),
Weight Handling: Up to 23 kg (50 lbs)
Language: English is required
Salary: $43.00 per hour, 40 hours per week
Benefits: Dental plan, Disability benefits, Health care plan, Vision care benefits, Paramedical services coverage, Group insurance benefits, Life insurance, Pension plan, Paid time off (volunteering or personal days), Travel insurance, Wellness program, Learning/training paid by employer.
Flexibility on schedule is required. The regular schedule will be from Monday to Friday from 7:00 AM to 5:30 PM. However, flexibility on schedule is required. Work on weekends or holidays and overtime may be required depending on the business’ needs. On call service is occasionally required.
Apply by e-mail to: Rui.Aguiar@hercrentals.com
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