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United Rentals Shoring Equipment Lead in Columbus, Ohio

Great company. Great people. Great opportunities.

As a Shoring Equipment Lead at United Rentals, you will ensure workers, equipment and materials are utilized properly to maximize productivity. This includes coordinating the activities of Equipment Associates and Shoring Equipment Specialist, diagnosing and supervising the repair of equipment to ensure that work is performed efficiently. You will also maintain a clean and safe work area at all times.

If you would enjoy the chance to make your mark with the world’s largest equipment rental provider, consider a future with United Rentals. We'll provide the tools, the technology and the support you need to do the job right. You will also be supported by a strong management team that will help you achieve your goals.

Additional duties include the following:

  • Plan, organize, and schedule Service Technician activities as needed

  • Supervise work tasks and ensure work is being done accurately

  • Manage work flow in shop and yard

  • Manage maintenance schedules on yard equipment (Forklifts, Pressure washers, air compressors)

  • Work with Operations Supervisor /Manager on daily workflow priorities

  • Manage annual inspections (winch, SRL, ETC)

  • Audit inspections/Ensure accuracy

  • Demonstrate strong Safety Leadership

  • Train on FAST Yard Apps

  • Perform PM procedures for small engines (oil changes, fuel additive or replacement, replace/clean spark plugs, water gaskets on hydro pumps)

  • Repair manhole braces and speed struts

  • Gas Monitor Test & Calibration

  • Recommend Best Practices and Continuous Improvements

  • Other duties assigned as needed

Job Requirements:

  • High School diploma or equivalent

  • 3-5 years of experience handling Trench Shoring equipment

  • Minimum two years as Shoring Equipment Specialist or equivalent experience

  • Work under limited supervision and mostly independently

  • Working Knowledge of company computer systems

  • Expert knowledge of Trench SOP's

  • Working knowledge of Tab Data

  • Ability to lead diverse equipment assembly, disassembly, and testing procedures (ex. Mega Brace, Manhole Brace, Slide Rail, Shield Arches)

  • Advanced ability to train on equipment visual inspection

  • Ability to train on equipment assembly, disassembly, and safe handling

  • Advanced customer advice and assurance skills

  • Advanced vendor/third party advice and assurance skills

  • Frequent lifting up to 25 lbs., occasional lifting up to 50 lbs., and seldom lifting up to 75 lbs.

This position is deemed Safety Sensitive for purposes of United Rentals’ policies and procedures.

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.

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. Non-Full Time roles: Benefits offering includes 401(k) retirement with company match; 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, non-full time eligibility in select provinces.

United Rentals, Inc. is an Equal Opportunity Employer of women, minorities, protected veterans and individuals with disabilities.