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United Rentals SHOP FOREMAN in Edmonton, Alberta

Great company. Great people. Great opportunities.

As a Shop Foreman at United Rentals, you’ll assist in leading a maintenance enterprise at a Fluid Solutions branch. You’ll use your technical knowledge to perform routine maintenance, trouble-shoot and repair pump equipment of varying sizes, capacity, function and manufacturer. Your primary objective is to coordinate the activities of yard and shop personnel, plus to diagnose and supervise the repair and assembly of Fluid Solutions equipment to ensure that work is performed efficiently, while maintaining a clean and safe work area.

Sound challenging and fun? Consider getting on the management track at United Rentals, the largest equipment rental company in the world. We’ll provide the tools, the technology and the support you need to do the job right. You’ll be proud of your employees, your service shop and the work we all do in providing the equipment that helps build our communities.

Additional duties include the following:

  • Create work schedules and maintaining proper accounting of Service Technician productivity

  • Generate service-related revenue

  • Schedule and perform timely repairs for rental and customer equipment

  • When required, travel to customer sites for repair/maintenance of equipment

  • Accurately order needed parts from vendors when needed

  • Assist peers in developing diagnostic skills and perform all service technician functions when necessary

  • Other duties assigned as needed

Job Requirements:

  • High School diploma or equivalent; Trade school training preferred

  • 5+ years of experience with repairing and maintaining vehicles and equipment

  • Highly developed mechanical background knowledge particularly with various engines

  • Extensive knowledge of construction equipment

  • Advanced understanding of schematics and diagrams

  • Own the tools applicable to position

  • Strong leadership, teamwork, and customer service skills

  • Diligent attention to safety

  • Valid driver's license with acceptable driving record

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. 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.

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