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Asset Maintenance - General Laborer

Company: McGrath RentCorp
Location: South Plainfield
Posted on: June 12, 2021

Job Description:

McGrath RentCorp

We're a big company with big ideas. And while we started out small we still retain a close-knit feel and an exceptional company culture that's tough to find nowadays. We have a great story and even better people to tell it. Whether in corporate headquarters or out in the field, it's our people who got us where we are today. Five business units and 40 years later, McGrath RentCorp is a premier $500+ million Bay Area-based diversified business-to-business rental company of more than 1,000 employees and 35 years as a publicly traded company (NASDAQ: MGRC). If you value building meaningful partnerships, a dynamic work environment, and want to help build on our success, we want to talk to you! So what are you waiting for?

Position Summary:

Provide support in maintaining the fleet of equipment at the facility. Duties may include general maintenance of boxes and tanks, basic mechanic work, welding or diesel mechanic work on tractors.

Duties/Responsibilities of Position:

  • As tanks and boxes come off rent and into the yard, review for mechanical failures, cleanliness, general repairs, such as paint touch-ups, etc.
  • Follow established procedures to issue either a green or red tag to tanks and boxes and report status to the Yard Foreman, Dispatcher or Operations Manager
  • Follow direction from supervisor for specific day to day duties
  • Complete paperwork timely and accurately
  • Communicate status of the fleet on a regular basis to the management team
  • Work with others or independently as directed
  • Provide welding or mechanical support to fleet and vehicles
  • May be required to go onsite at a customer location to lay down berms, conduct repairs on tanks and boxes and provide general service support

Position Specific Competencies/Skills Required:

  • Able to read, write and speak English well
  • Able to use hand tools and power tools, drive yard vehicles, such as pick-ups and golf carts
  • Ability to work a shift starting as early as 6:00 am and until 4 or 5 pm daily
  • Ability to work overtime during the week and on-call various weekends to support growing business levels
  • Ability to lift up to 50 lbs.
  • Work for long periods of time, outside in the elements
  • Long periods of standing, lifting and walking

Experience/Education Required/Desired:

  • High school diploma or GED or equivalent work experience
  • 2 or more years general yard work or mechanical work with hand tools, automotive equipment and power tools
  • Welding and diesel mechanic experience a plus

The pre-employment screening process includes social security verification, criminal background check, drug test and a motor vehicle record will be processed as well.

All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, sex, color, religion, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, protected veteran status, or on the basis of disability

Keywords: McGrath RentCorp, New York , Asset Maintenance - General Laborer, Other , South Plainfield, New York

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