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United Rentals Equipment Associate in Portland, Oregon

Great company. Great people. Great opportunities.

If you’d like the chance to make your mark with the world’s largest equipment rental provider, come build your future with United Rentals!

As an Electrical Solutions Equipment Associate at United Rentals, you will perform a variety of manual tasks in the rental yard in support of the entire branch operation. The primary objective is to provide labor assistance to technicians, sales staff, and other branch personnel in order to meet the needs of customers.

What you'll do:

  • Check equipment for damage and general function upon return to the Branch.

  • Report machine condition to Counter Person/Service Manager for appropriate billing of customer.

  • Inspect, count, and roll cable for future deployments.

  • Inspect rental equipment for safety decals, safety compliance, and ensure that equipment is in good working order.

  • Clean all equipment and maintain a clean work area.

  • Load and unload rental equipment, and prepare equipment for rental.

  • Checkout and demonstrate equipment for customers as well as drive a delivery truck to pick-up and drop-off equipment.

  • Greet customers and assist with customer inquiries.

Requirements:

  • High school diploma or equivalent

  • Valid driver's license with acceptable driving record

  • Effective communication, multi-tasking and strong teamwork skills

  • Diligent attention to safety

  • Superior customer service skills

  • Ability to frequently lift items up to 45 lbs.

  • General Knowledge of safe loading/unloading practices

  • Ability to read and write

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

Why join us?

We don’t just “talk the talk!” We’re an award-winning company (recently named a Glassdoor Best Place to Work in 2023) that truly cares about our people - That’s why we offer best-in-class benefits and perks that will support you and your family. In addition to our health and financial plans, we also offer:

  • Paid Parental Leave

  • United Compassion Fund (http://jobs.unitedrentals.com/creative/culture)

  • Employee Discount Program

  • Career Development & Promotional Opportunities

  • Additional Vacation Buy Up Program (US Only)

  • Early Wage Access through Payactiv (US Hourly Only)

  • Paid Sick Leave

  • An inclusive and welcoming culture (http://jobs.unitedrentals.com/creative/diversity)

Learn more about our full US benefit offerings (http://unitedrentalsbenefits.com/) here.

Mutual respect for the dignity and fundamental rights of all persons defines our culture. United Rentals, Inc. is an Equal Opportunity Employer and makes employment decisions regardless of race, color, religion, sex, national origin, age, genetic information, citizenship status, veteran status, sexual orientation, gender identity, disability, or any other status protected by law. If you need a reasonable accommodation at any point of the application process, please email careers@ur.com for assistance.

United Rentals consists of a wide variety of roles with different duties and responsibilities. The actual pay rate offered to candidates varies depending upon a wide range of factors including specific position, education, training, experience, skills, and ability.

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