United Rentals Equipment Associate in Tacoma, Washington
Great company. Great people. Great opportunities.
As an Equipment Associate at United Rentals, you will perform a variety of manual tasks to ensure smooth Trench Safety branch operation. Your primary objective will be to provide labor assistance in preparing customer orders and maintaining trench safety equipment. This highly team-oriented position requires dependability, focus on safety, understanding and following procedures, and attention to detail. You will be asked to perform various responsibilities and tasks throughout the day.
Your strong work ethic, reliability and positive attitude will make you an asset to our branch and entire organization. If you would enjoy the chance to make your mark with the world’s largest equipment rental provider, consider a future with United Rentals. You will be supported by a strong management team that will help you achieve your goals. Excellence in this challenging and rewarding position paves the way for advancement opportunity into our Driver development program.
Additional duties include the following:
Assemble, load and unload equipment, assist with deliveries and prepare equipment for rental
Perform routine checks on rental equipment to ensure it is safe and in good working order
Verify delivery tickets and returns for accuracy
Greet customers and assist with customer inquiries about equipment
Suggest equipment and supplies to meet customer needs
Other duties assigned as needed
High school diploma or equivalent
Valid driver's license with an acceptable driving record
Experience operating medium to large forklifts preferred
Knowledge of trench safety equipment is an advantage but not required
Some knowledge of computers and phone apps
Superior customer service, teamwork, and verbal/written communication skills
Diligent attention to safety
Ability to frequently lift items up to 45 lbs.
PPE and work boots are provided by the company
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.
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 firstname.lastname@example.org for assistance.
$18.15 - $27.25