February 8, 2024

O2 Employment Services is working with a local Equipment Rental company to find their next Field Mechanic. This is a full-time, long-term position located in Redding, CA.
They are in search of skilled Mechanics that have the ability to function well as part of a team. Ideal candidates must have very effective organizational and communication skills to service clientele efficiently. As a Mechanic you would be responsible for maintaining the rental equipment. Knowledge of hydraulics, electronics, gas, and diesel machinery is preferred.
Compensation of the Field Mechanic
  •  $35.00 – $40.00/hr, depending on experience
  • Vision, dental, medical
Qualifications of the Field Mechanic
  • High school diploma or equivalent
  • Previous mechanic service experience in the equipment rental/construction industry and/or related field preferred
  • 1-2 years of experience repairing/maintaining equipment
  • Basic Equipment training
  • Must hold a valid California Driver’s License and have a driving record in good standing
  • Positive attitude with an emphasis on empathy
  • Excellent verbal communication 
  • Professional & clean appearance
  • Able to prioritize multiple tasks and work in a fast-paced environment
  • Ability to work well with minimal direct supervision
  • Able to read maps efficiently
  • Demonstrate understanding of rental software
  • Must Have Own Tools
  • Ability to lift up to 25 lbs. frequently, 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
  • Ability to occasionally work at heights above 10 ft
Responsibilities of the Field Mechanic
  • Greet customers and assist with customer inquiries
  • Safely travel to and from customer locations in a timely, safe and courteous manner
  • Demonstrate use of rental equipment to customers
  • Quickly and safely evaluate/troubleshoot worksite equipment repairs
  • 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
  • Check equipment for damage, record hours used, mileage and fuel levels 
  • Perform pickup and delivery of equipment and parts to and from outside vendors and other locations for purchase and/or repair
  • Follow all Operational Procedures and QC Standards
  • Evaluate and complete equipment repairs
  • Complete Parts Order
  • Maintain Parts inventory
  • Maintain Truck 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
  • Maintain the service and appearance of assigned service truck
  • Perform any other duties as assigned by the Store Manager, Store Lead Mechanic, or any Manager
Please note this job description is not designed to cover or contain a comprehensive listing of activities, duties or responsibilities that are required of the employee for this job. Duties, responsibilities, and activities may change at any time with or without notice. 
O2 Employment Services is an Equal Employment Opportunity Employer. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities or sincerely held religious beliefs to perform the essential functions of the position. This job appears on the O2 Staffing job board and Simpson University job board.