Service & Maintenance

Welder Job

Requisition: TS44916

Job Title: Welder

Location : Kansas City, MO

Street Address: 3500 Manchester Trafficway

United Rentals, the largest equipment rental company in the world, is offering an excellent opportunity for a Welder ready to grow their career with the leader in the industry. To continue our tremendous success and unparalleled growth, we are searching for qualified and ambitious individuals to ensure that equipment is properly maintained and repaired to maximize branch productivity. This position is dedicated to the service of trench safety rental equipment. Customers of this branch include contractor companies, non-building, industrial and commercial building contractors. The Welder is responsible for: * Inspecting and repairing and painting all rental equipment upon return to ensure that it is rental ready and safe for use * Performing non-structural repairs or modifications to rental equipment per manufacturer's specifications * Ensuring all safeguards regarding equipment and personal protective equipment * Performing active shoring installation and welding support on job sites * When required, travel to customer sites for repair/maintenance of equipment * Completing work orders on equipment service and maintain and inventory of related parts for repair * Ensuring a clean and safe working environment

To be qualified, all applicants must have 1-2 years of welding experience in relation to the maintenance of vehicles and equipment. The ideal candidate will have highly developed mechanical background knowledge particularly with trench safety related products and applications. Candidate should be familiar with the repair of various engines, extensive knowledge of construction equipment and have an advanced understanding and certification in welding. Candidates should have welding experience in Arc, MIG, and TIG. Knowledge of OSHA safe working practices and Forklift certification is also recommended. This position may also require that individuals spend extended periods outside at customer sites. Strong verbal and written communication skills are also valued in this role. Superior customer service remains the backbone of United Rentals, therefore your willingness and ability to provide this to each customer makes you a top-notch candidate. A high school diploma and valid driver's license are required. United Rentals, Inc. is an Equal Opportunity Employer of women, minorities, protected veterans and individuals with disabilities.


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