United Rentals Outside Sales Rep in Birmingham, Alabama
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
As an Outside Sales Rep -- Trench Safety at United Rentals, you will be our customers' go-to person for underground trench safety equipment rental and supplies. Customers will include contract companies and non-building, industrial and commercial building contractors. You'll also leverage your sales initiative and determination to increase revenue for the branch and provide exceptional customer service.
Your advantage? We are the world's largest equipment rental provider and we will support your efforts 100%. This is an exciting opportunity to grow your career and earnings potential with the leader who has set the industry's standard for excellence.
Additional duties include the following:
Maximize revenue from facilities and construction sites in a defined geographical territory
Maintain and develop relationships with existing customers and their subsidiary companies, acting as a single point of contact for such customers
Demonstrate and train customers on available products in Trench Safety
Call potential customers to set up demonstrations and on-site visits
Prepare sales action plans and strategies
Collaborate with general rentals representatives to promote cross selling to accounts wherever possible
Instruct Competent Person Training & Confined Space Training classes
Install equipment and work with personnel who are installing equipment as necessary
Utilize Sales Force.com and other CRM Tools to develop pipeline of opportunities
Other duties assigned as needed
Bachelor's degree or equivalent combination of experience and education preferred
Three years of sales experience
Strong planning, problem-solving, organizational, communication and negotiation skills
Diligent attention to safety
Certification in Competent Person Training and Confined Space
Knowledge of construction, trench safety or related equipment is preferred however, candidates with comparable industry experience, strong sales acumen and record of achievement will be considered
A valid driver's license with acceptable driving record
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.