Heavy-duty equipment mechanic

Posted: October 25, 2022
Full Time

Matthews Equipment Limited o/a Herc Rentals

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: -1640 Enterprise Road, Mississauga, ON. L4W 4L4 Other locations across the Greater Toronto Area Type of Employment: Full Time - Permanent Estimated Start Date: As soon as possible Job Description: Troubleshoot 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 Instruct apprentices 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 Perform routine maintenance and repairs on all Herc Rentals fleet equipment and trucks independently 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 Take service calls when shop lead is absent and dispatch Field Service Mechanic to ensure repairs are completed in a timely and efficient fashion Maintain work area in a clean and organized manner Assist in training “C” and “B” Mechanics while taking direction from the shop lead Follow all company’s procedures and protocols Requirements - Education: Completion of secondary school is required. - Experience: A minimum of three years of experience in the trade is required. -Welding experience is required. - Driver’s license is required. 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: Mechanical transmissions, Hydraulic transmissions, Highway vehicle tires and wheels and Truck repairs Diesel Engine Repair Specialization: Fuel injection system, Exhaust system, Cooling system, Lubrication system, Hydraulic transmissions, Off-road vehicle tires and wheels Mechanical Maintenance and Repair Specialization: Mechanical transmissions, Drive trains and final drives Powered Equipment Repair Specialization: Hydraulic-operated working attachments Weight Handling: Up to 23 kg (50 lbs) Language: English is required Salary: $33.00 to $34.00 per hour, 44 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. Important Information: The regular schedule will be from Monday to Friday from 8:00 AM to 4:30 PM. However, flexibility on schedule is required. Work on weekends may be required depending on the business’ needs. Overtime may be required. On call service is required. Apply by e-mail to: cindy.samaroo@hercrentals.com cc: matthewsequipmentlimited@canadaemail.ca Apply by mail to: 35 Claireville Drive, Etobicoke ON. M9W 5Z7 ****Please apply with the subject: Job Application – Heavy-duty equipment mechanic****

cindy.samaroo [at] hercrentals.com