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Home Depot LEAD RENTAL TECHNICHIAN in Orlando, Florida

MUST RESIDE WITHIN 20 MILES OF TARGET CITY

Must be at least 21 to drive in a DOT capacity

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. With a large team of highly trained technicians, shop techs, and VIP Delivery 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

Position: LEAD RENTAL TECHNICIAN

DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES

  • Responsible for maintaining a fleet of rental equipment.

  • Diagnose, maintain and repair all components of the machine, including gas and diesel engines, hydraulics, electrical systems, fuel systems, and brake systems.

  • Reviews Down Equipment Report and communicates with FORM to prioritize repairs and service calls.

  • Obtains parts needed for repairs, while maintaining accurate parts inventory.

  • Utilizes company technology platform to document all work performed on equipment, including labor and parts.

  • Communicates with other technicians, store associates, and customers in order to fully understand the mechanical problems being reported.

  • Provides expert knowledge to all Rental associates in the proper operation of the equipment and standard operating procedures.

  • Supports rental centers by explaining the large equipment program and addressing any store-specific issues.

  • Provides support throughout the rental period for customers and rental associates, which may include providing best-in-class delivery.

  • Deploys new equipment to store locations, including performing PDIs, delivering to the store, and training store associates on operation of the equipment.

  • Performs work at store locations, company shop locations, and job sites.

  • Will be required to be on call with rotating schedule including nights and weekends.

  • Performs other duties assigned by the FORM or RRM.

We offer a full array of benefits that include health, well-being, and financial. Please visit www.livetheorangelife.com for more details.

MINIMUM QUALIFICATIONS

Must be eighteen years of age or older.

Must be legally permitted to work in the United States.

KNOWLEDGE AND SKILL REQUIREMENTS

Required

  • Committed to providing world class customer service

  • Ability to diagnose and complete advanced mechanical repairs, including engines, hydraulics, and electrical systems

  • Ability to read and understand technical repair and parts manuals for equipment, including mechanical, hydraulic, electrical, and other components

  • Requires a valid driver’s license and the ability to meet commercial driver requirements

  • Must be at least age 21 to drive in a CMV capacity

  • Working knowledge of handheld technology (smartphone, laptop, tablet)

  • Ability to operate in extreme outdoor working conditions

Preferred Qualifications

  • 3+ years’ experience servicing construction, automotive, or mechanical equipment

  • Resides within 20 miles of target city

  • Experience in equipment rental industry

  • Work independently

  • Maintain a professional appearance and provide a positive company image

  • Able to adapt to unforeseen circumstances, including weather, traffic, and others

  • Effective in organization, prioritization, problem solving, and troubleshooting skills

Required Education

  • High School Diploma, GED, Technical or Trade School - or equivalent experience

WORKING ENVIRONMENT

Working conditions include working in the outdoors, including in extreme temperatures; working around dirt, grease, fumes, oils, and chemicals; prolonged exposure to loud noises from engines, compressors, power tools, and equipment. Working conditions include significant physical demands such as lifting (up to 80 lbs) from the waist, lifting from the shoulder, prolonged standing, bending, kneeling, crawling underneath equipment, climbing on top of equipment, reaching and stretching. Environment will require repetitive hand, wrist, and arm movements, including skilled work with fingers. Occasionally, employee will be required to work at heights. Must complete a drug screen and the Essential Job Functions Form prior to working.

EEO/AA/m/f/vets/disabled

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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