Skilled Tool/Equipment Mechanic


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Located in Redding, CA

Salary: $25-$30 /hr depending on exper

About Express:


Express Employment Professionals, named ClearlyRated Best of Staffing® Client and Talent Awards winner for the past 7 years, is hiring for a local client company in Shasta County.  We help people in our community find work every day.  Express Employment Professionals in Redding wants to make a difference locally and across North America.  With more than 800 locations across the U.S., Canada, and South Africa, we are on a mission to put a million people to work annually.


About the Client:


Express is working with a well-established Shasta County equipment rental company.


About the Position:


We are in search of 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.  Must have many of your own tools.


As a Mechanic you would be responsible for maintaining the equipment we rent. We seek highly motivated mechanics with experience in construction and industrial equipment. Knowledge of hydraulics, electronics, gas and diesel machinery is preferred.


Job Description/ Responsibilities:


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 client locations for purchase and/or repair

Follow all client 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 other Manager




Minimum Requirements:


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


Physical Demands and/or Work Environment:


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


Education, Experience and Required Skills, Including Certificates, Licenses and Registrations:


High school diploma or equivalent

Minimum 1-year of experience repairing/maintaining equipment

Basic Equipment Industry training

Multi-tasking capabilities

Valid California drivers’ license and insurable driving record




Monday-Friday 7 am to 5 pm




After the probationary period




$25.00-$30.00 per hour depending on experience


About You:


You are attentive, responsive, and can take control of situations.

You are personable, determined, and driven to make a difference. You can see beyond a problem, respond to situations in crafty ways, and put a positive and professional spin on any situation.

Multitasking and professionalism are natural habits.

You thrive on succeeding, overcoming challenges, and have an exceptional work ethic.

Friends and co-workers describe you as a highly organized and productive person.

You are a team player and an individual performer who can quickly connect with others inside and outside of the company.

You naturally possess a “can get it done attitude” even when the odds are not in your favor.

You are very organized and disciplined and can effectively manage multiple conflicting priorities and deadlines in a rapidly changing environment.

You are reliable and are always looking for what to do next.

You are at least 18 years of age.


Pre-employment screenings if required by the client


Express Employment Professionals – Redding

2697 Victor Avenue

Redding, CA  96002

530-221-7044 call or text



Express Employment Professionals is an equal opportunity Employer. 

Express Office: Redding
2697 Victor Avenue
Suite B
Redding, CA 96002
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