Heavy Equipment Mechanic Co-Op

  • Company:
    Sunbelt Rentals, Inc.
  • Location:
  • Salary:
    negotiable / month
  • Job type:
  • Posted:
    4 days ago
  • Category:
    Skilled Labor

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 SUMMARYMechanic Trainee / ApprenticeAre you seeking an entrepreneurial, empowering workplace that allows you to:• Develop a career track• Leverage your current skills in a challenging role• Work with an incredible team of peopleSunbelt Rentals–the fastest growing rental business in North America–is seeking a Technician, Co-Op (Part-Time). The Co-Op program provides employment opportunities for trade school students at Sunbelt Rentals locations.  This will allow students to apply skills learned in their programs of study while getting paid. Education or experience that prepares you for success:Must be enrolled in an accredited trade school for heavy equipment, diesel or power generationWithin 6 months of expected graduationCompleted the following pre-requisite courses:Hydraulics FundamentalsElectrical FundamentalsBasic Diagnostics OR Engines FundamentalsPreference given to students with experience or exposure to mechanical repairs or equipment operations (Forklift and/or AWP certified, if possible) Knowledge/Skills/Abilities you may rely on:Mechanical aptitudeAbility to work in fast paced environment with changing priorities The physical demands of this role require bending, squatting, crouching, reaching, lifting 25 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. 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. ​ Gear up for an exciting career!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.