Equipment Mechanic

O2 Staffing is currently seeking a Tool Mechanic to fill an opening with a local equipment rental company located in Redding, CA. The ideal candidates should be skilled Mechanics that have the ability to function well as part of a team. You must have very effective organizational and communication skills to service our clientele efficiently.
Requirements of the Tool Mechanic
  • Previous mechanic service experience in the equipment rental/construction industry and/or related field preferred
  • Positive attitude 
  • Excellent verbal communication 
  • Professional & clean appearance
  • Able to prioritize multiple tasks and work in a fast-paced environment
  • Demonstrate understanding of rental software
  • An ability to function well as part of a team
Required Skills, Education, Experience, Certificates, Licenses and Registrations 
  • High school diploma or equivalent
  • Valid California driver's license
  • Minimum 1-year of experience repairing/maintaining equipment
  • Basic Equipment Industry training
Benefits of the Tool Mechanic
  • $31 -$35 hr, depending on experience
  • Day time hours; 40 hours per week including some Saturday
  • Voluntary medical, dental, vision and term life insurance
Responsibilities of the Tool Mechanic
  • Greet customers and assist with customer inquiries
  • Maintain and make Rental Ready a variety of construction equipment and tools to ensure their safe operation and customer readiness for rental or purchase
  • Perform timely check out/check in
  • Load/unload equipment
  • Check equipment for damage, record hours used, mileage and fuel levels 
  • Perform pick up and delivery of equipment and parts to and from outside vendors and other Company locations for purchase and/or repair
  • Follow all Company Operational Procedures and QC Standards
  • Evaluate and complete equipment repairs
  • Complete Parts Order
  • Maintain Parts inventory
  • Responsible for cleaning and maintaining shop and equipment 
  • Responsible for maintaining a safe work environment at all times
  • Inspect equipment and trucks for safety decals and compliance
  • Perform any other duties as assigned by the Store Manager, Store Lead Mechanic or any Company Manager

Physical Demands and Work Environment of the Tool Mechanic

  • Activities requiring handling and grasping with the hands when performing repairs or maintenance of equipment by utilizing hand tools, power tools, air tools, nuts, bolts, electronic controls, and other small parts
  • Occasional use of foot/feet to operate foot pedal on equipment to test operation
  • Frequent lifting up to 25 lbs., occasional lifting up to 50 lbs., and infrequent lifting up to 75 lbs.
  • Ability to walk and stand on concrete and uneven surfaces for at least 4 hours per day
  • Ability to bend, kneel and work with arms raised for prolonged periods of time
  • Ability to climb over and into heavy equipment several times per day
  • Occasional working at heights above 10 ft.
  • Exposure to bright lights, extreme temperatures, loud noise, dust, gas and/or fumes
  • Other duties assigned as needed
Please note this job description is not designed to cover or contain a comprehensive listing of activities, duties or responsibilities that are required of the employee for this job. Duties, responsibilities and activities may change at any time with or without notice. 
O2 Employment Services is an Equal Employment Opportunity Employer. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities or sincerely held religious beliefs to perform the essential functions of the position. This job appears on the O2 Staffing job board and Simpson University job board.