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Herc Rentals Inc Mechanic A in Burlington, Washington

Req #: 34364Herc 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. A pioneer of the equipment rental industry, Herc Rentals continues to evolve and grow through technological innovations, expanded product offerings and value-added services and consultative solutions to support its customers' projects.With more than 55 years of equipment rental expertise, approximately 4,900 employees and approximately 270 company-operated locations across North America, Herc Rentals serves a broad range of end markets, including construction; industrial operations, refineries and petrochemical operations; governmental entities and contractors; disaster recovery and remediation; infrastructure; railroad operations; utilities; film, television, live entertainment and special event production; agricultural operations; and facilities management..Short DescriptionAs a Mechanic A, you are a master technician and will assume a leadership role in product knowledge and standards of quality within the branch. Mechanic A's have mastered the standard operating procedures at the branch, region, and national level and serve as a mentor to B and C level mechanics. The primary focus of a Herc Rentals Mechanic A is to utilize their mechanical expertise to lead fleet maintenance operations needed to keep Herc Rentals equipment on the rental "ready line". This goal can be achieved safely and professionally through an effective preventative and corrective maintenance program.ResponsibilitiesDevelop and maintain a consistent schedule of performing preventative maintenance of all Herc owned fleet at your branch Operate and test equipment to ensure it passes Herc Rentals quality and efficiency standardsPerform routine maintenance and repairs on all Herc fleet equipment and trucks independently Diagnose internal combustion engines, DC electrical systems, propane systems, hydraulics, and fuel systemsPerform major repairs to maintain fleet equipment using diagnostic tools, hand tools, and measuring instruments independently Conduct oil changes, lubrication of equipment, tire replacements, hose repairs, battery replacements and assorted servicesAssist shop lead with customer damage estimates and repairsEnter and review work orders and complete part ordering via fleet management systemRecondition and replace assorted parts of the heavy equipment Diagnoses problem areas for any significant wear or tear on the equipment Take service calls when shop lead is absent and dispatch Field Service Mechanic to ensure repairs are completed in a timely and efficient fashionMaintain work area in a clean and organized mannerProduce timely and detailed service reports and repair logRequirementsProfessional ExperienceAbility to understand detailed technical schematics, owner manuals, and product warning labelsOwnership of sufficient selection of hand and air/electric tools to complete most repairs and servicesAbility to operate and test equipment such as boom lifts, forklifts, compressors, portable and stationary generators, hydraulics, pumps and assorted tools and equipmentComputer skills to support entering information into systemsAbility to communicate effectively and efficientlyInterpersonal skillsTeamworkListening skillsDependabilityEducational BackgroundH.S. Diploma or equivalentConditions of EmploymentSkillsAbility to drive/operate multiple types of vehicles and equipmentAbility to follow up with customers in a timely mannerAbility to handle assorted tools properly and safelyAbility to lift 50+ poundsAttention to detailMust possess solid written and verbal communication skills and be able to perform basic computer opera