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Home Depot THE HOME DEPOT RENTAL-SHOP TECH-GEISMAR LA in Geismar, Louisiana

POSITION PURPOSE

Equipment Mechanic/Shop Tech II

MUST RESIDE WITHIN 20 MILES OF TARGET CITY

With convenience at our core, The Home Depot Rental allows you to save time and get the job done faster. In addition to a wide assortment of pro-grade tools, equipment, trucks, and trailers, we offer knowledgeable, resourceful, and dependable associates who are ready to provide solutions that will help finish the job or project at hand.

The Home Depot Rental operates in over 1100 locations of The Home Depot across the US and Canada, offering large towable equipment, tools, trucks and trailer rental along with on-site equipment delivery. The large equipment fleet includes trenchers, chippers, mini-excavators, skid steers, aerial work platform equipment, and tractor loader backhoes among others. Our team consists of highly trained technicians and customer care associates throughout the United States and Canada.

We live our Core Values: Excellent Customer Service, Creating Shareholder Value, Entrepreneurial Spirit, Taking Care of Our People, Respect for All People, Doing the Right Thing, Building Strong Relationships, Giving Back

Responsible for the repair and maintenance of machines in the rental fleet, including earthmoving, aerial, landscaping, and material handling equipment. Work ranges in scope from general repairs and maintenance, up to more complex repairs on hydraulic and electrical systems and diesel engines.

MAJOR TASKS, RESPONSIBILITES AND KEY ACCOUNTABILITIES

20%- Performs advanced electrical system troubleshooting and repairs

20%- Performs advanced hydraulic system troubleshooting and repairs

20%- Performs diesel engine troubleshooting and repairs

15%- Performs troubleshooting and repairs on small engines, including fuel systems, oil and air filtration systems, ignition systems, etc.

15%- Performs maintenance and repairs on trailers and Makes welding repairs to equipment and trailers

10%- Performs aerial lift inspections according to required checklist and Documents all work performed on tablet technology, including completion of work orders to capture parts usage and labor, performing parts inventory counts, etc.

NATURE AND SCOPE

Reports to Regional Rental Managers.

ENVIRONMENTAL JOB REQUIREMENTS

Environment:

Typically in a comfortable environment but with regular exposure to factors such as temperature extremes, moving machinery, loud noise, and fumes which cause noticeable discomfort or a moderate risk of accident or illness.

Travel:

Typically requires overnight travel less than 10% of the time.

Additional Environmental Job Requirements: MINIMUM QUALIFICATIONS

Must be eighteen years of age or older.

Must be legally permitted to work in the United States.

Additional Minimum Qualifications:

Education Required:

The knowledge, skills and abilities typically acquired through the completion of a high school diplomas and/or GED.

Years of Relevant Work Experience: 2 years

Physical Requirements:

Requires intermittent periods during which continuous physical exertion is required, such as walking, standing, stooping, climbing, lifting material or equipment, some of which may be heavy or awkward.

Additional Qualifications:

Preferred Qualifications:

Technical degree in mechanical field

Previous experience coordinating work

Proficient with MS Office Suites (Excel, Word)

Knowledge, Skills, Abilities and Competencies:Ability to comprehend the basic processing of company equipment

Knowledge of shop practices, machines, and related equipment

Be accountable for the pre-flight (assembly/programing) of our equipment for customer delivery

Basic business math

Attention to detail

Good communication

Remove, recycle, and reuse parts from machines in the warehouse to fix down/ broken customer machine(s) when the parts requested are unavailable in timely manner We are an Equal Opportunity Employer and do not discriminate against any employee or applicant for employment because of race, color, sex, age, national origin, religion, sexual orientation, gender identity, status as a veteran, and basis of disability or any other federal, state or local protected class.

We are an Equal Opportunity Employer and do not discriminate against any employee or applicant for employment because of race, color, sex, age, national origin, religion, sexual orientation, gender identity, status as a veteran, and basis of disability or any other federal, state or local protected class.

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