Small Engine Mechanic in Penticton at Sunbelt-Rentals

Date Posted: 7/10/2024

Job Snapshot

  • Employee Type:
    Full-Time
  • Location:
    Penticton
  • Job Type:
  • Experience:
    Not Specified
  • Date Posted:
    7/10/2024
  • Job ID:
    2024-4874

Job Description

Join Our Team!

Sunbelt Rentals strives to be the customer's first choice in the equipment rental industry. From pumps to scaffolding to general construction tools, we aim to be the only call needed to outfit a job site with the proper equipment. Not only do we offer a vast fleet that ranks among the best in the industry, we pair it all with a friendly and knowledgeable staff. Our employees are our greatest asset, and although we present a comprehensive equipment offering, our expertise and service are what truly distinguish us from the competition.

We pride ourselves on investing in our workforce and offer competitive benefits, as well as extensive on-the-job training for all eligible employees.

As a highly successful national company, we are constantly looking for talented individuals to support our growth. If you are interested in pursuing a rewarding career, we invite you to review our opportunities!

Job Description Summary

Are you seeking an entrepreneurial, empowering workplace that allows you to:

  • Build skills by working on a variety of makes, models & equipment
  • Develop new skills for a career track in service or operation management
  • Work with an incredible team of people in a safety-focused environment

Sunbelt Rentals--the fastest growing rental business in North America--is seeking a Small Engine Mechanic.

DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES

  • Setup and maintain a written maintenance schedule
  • Service, repair and/or rebuild equipment as necessary
  • Ensure that equipment meets all previously set specifications

We Take Care of Our People - join our team now, you will be able to enjoy competitive wages and a comprehensive benefits program

  • RRSP matching program
  • Paid vacation and sick days
  • Prescription coverage, dental care, vision care, short & long-term disability coverage
  • Safety boots & tool allowance program
  • $1500 tuition assistance grant

Develop new skills for a career track in service or operations leadership

  • We promote from within, you can explore your career and get prepared for various roles
  • Opportunity to become a shop foreman, operational/service manager and/or advance into branch leadership.

This Small Engine Mechanic role performs preventive maintenance, perform diagnostics and make repairs on equipment in the safest, most effective way possible to avoid downtime. Our fleet varies by location but primarily includes Aerial Work Platforms, general construction tools, and equipment. Our specialty lines locations may have a fleet of large-scale power-generators, pumps, HVAC systems and oil/gas-related equipment.

Education or experience that prepares you for success:

  • Previsou experience with small engines, power tools, ATV, etc is preferred
  • Previous mechanic experience with similar diesel equipment and/or heavy equipment or specialty lines equipment (large-scale generators, pumps, HVAC or Oil & Gas equipment) strongly preferred

Knowledge/Skills/Abilities you may rely on:

  • May need to provide mechanic’s tools of the trade.
  • Advanced knowledge of hydraulic systems & troubleshooting skills
  • Advanced knowledge of electrical systems & troubleshooting skills
  • Ability to be flexible with changing priorities in a fast-paced environment

The physical demands of this role require bending, squatting, crouching, reaching, lifting 50 pounds or more, and working indoors/outdoors when required by the job. The above description is not a complete listing of all miscellaneous, incidental or similar duties which may be required from day to day. Reasonable accommodations may be made to comply with applicable laws.

Qualified Veterans Welcome & Encouraged to Apply!

Related experience may include: Shop Mechanic, Mechanic, Technician, Service Foreman, Service Manager, Shop Manager, Mechanic Supervisor, Technician Supervisor, Lead Mechanic, Lead Technician, Diesel Technician, Diesel Mechanic, Service Technician, Heavy Equipment Mechanic, Hydraulic Technician, Hydraulic Mechanic, ASE Certified Mechanic, IFPS Certified Technician

Sunbelt Rentals has competitive compensation and a comprehensive benefits program.

Although we appreciate all who apply we will contact only those candidates who meet our requirements.

Sunbelt Rentals requires applicants to undergo a background verification process prior to commencing employment with the company. Employment with Sunbelt Rentals is contingent on the satisfactory completion of a pre-employment background check.

Sunbelt Rentals is an Equal Opportunity Employer — women, people with disabilities, Aboriginal peoples, and visible minorities. WEST20

Base Pay Range: $21.94 - 30.17

Starting rate of pay may vary based on factors including, but not limited to, position offered, location, education, training, and/or experience. Please visit https://www.sunbeltrentals.com/careers/ for more information on our benefits and to join our Talent Network.

Sunbelt Rentals offers generous benefits including health, dental, vision, life insurance, wellbeing, and a retirement plan with employer matching contributions in accordance with Sunbelt’s plans, policies, and applicable agreements (unless specified in a collective bargaining agreement).

Gear up for an exciting career!

Sunbelt Rentals supports service members. Veterans encouraged to apply.

If a current Sunbelt Rentals employee has referred you for an employment opportunity please notify them that you are applying for this position. In order for the employee to get a referral bonus they need to contact their regional recruiter.

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