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United Rentals Equipment Associate in Knoxville, Tennessee
Great company. Great people. Great opportunities.
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. We believe in:
Hiring and retaining exceptional employees at every level
Providing training, development and career planning
Instilling the belief that our customers are key to our long-term success
Encouraging a strong sense of responsibility, involvement and commitment
Recognizing and rewarding both individual and team efforts
Reliable Onsite Services, a division of United Rentals, the largest equipment rental company in the world, is offering an excellent opportunity for a portable sanitation Equipment Associate ready to grow their career with the leading company in the industry. To continue our company's tremendous success and unparalleled growth, we are searching for qualified and ambitious individuals to perform general labor tasks to ensure smooth branch operation. The primary objective of the role is to provide labor assistance to branch personnel engaged in meeting the needs of customers.
Responsibilities include, cleaning and repairing portable sanitation equipment, load and unload units, operate pump trucks as required, wash and prepare trucks. The goal is to make sure that all equipment leaving the yard is rent ready and meets our standards for quality. Flexible schedule - some weekend and after hours work may be required as business conditions dictate, especially during the busy season. May work independently with little or no supervision.
Additional responsibilities include the following:
Follow all safety guidelines and procedures
Perform routine checks on portable sanitation equipment to ensure it is safe and in good working order without damage, which may include inspecting, washing, repairing, and/or storing
General facility maintenance and minor repairs
Loading and unloading of units, either manually or with forklift as required
Use of drill, rivet tool and other hand tools as needed
Ensures supplies are onsite and organized
Ensure trucks are accurately loaded for the next day with all units cleaned and repaired to standards
Set-up/maintain yard in clean, organized manner
Maintain inventory spaces, communicate accurate counts to Dispatch
Quality check on all units and equipment, verifying rent ready status prior to loading
Excellent housekeeping of shop, yard and facility
Maintain professional demeanor and appearance at all times
Other duties as assigned
Superior customer service, willing and able to provide this to each customer
Diligent attention to safety
A valid driver's license
High School Diploma or equivalency
General knowledge of yard equipment and the loading/unloading of trucks
Industry experience is a plus, but not required. Training is provided on products, services, qualifications and procedures.
Excellent verbal communication skills
Ability to frequently lift items up to 45 lbs
Ability to work effectively in all weather conditions
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. Part Time roles: Benefits offering includes 401(k) retirement with company match/RRSP; 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, part time eligibility in select provinces
United Rentals, Inc. is an Equal Opportunity Employer of women, minorities, protected veterans and individuals with disabilities.