Service Tech (Yard) (ID5513)

Algeco Scotsman Houston, TX

Algeco Scotsman Group and Company Overview

Fill open position/vacancy

PURPOSE

Summary:\r

Responsible for refurbishment, check-in, and modification of all trailers in the yard. Incumbent will maintain a clean working area, perform regular inventory checks and orders, and encourage safe working techniques. Service technician will maintain the service or trucks and yard. Customer interaction requires professional and cordial manners and ability to communicate.\r

Reporting structure

Report to Houston Operation Manager

Main responsibilities

Summary:\r

Responsible for refurbishment, check-in, and modification of all trailers in the yard. Incumbent will maintain a clean working area, perform regular inventory checks and orders, and encourage safe working techniques. Service technician will maintain the service or trucks and yard. Customer interaction requires professional and cordial manners and ability to communicate.\r

Key factors for success (short-term, mid-term and long-term)

Essential Responsibilities:\r

* Refurbish trailers in yard. Clean floors, wax floors, inspect electric system as needed, and check scrape and seal roofs. Clean all windows/walls/ceilings/fixtures/doors, perform carpentry repairs as needed. Inspect and repair, if necessary, trailer brakes/hitch/axles/tires, locks on doors, and install company signage per company guidelines.\r

* Performs all rent check-ins: physically inspect all incoming units, estimate customer damages and turn into lead administrator for invoicing to customer, create floor plan and summary specifications, and inform administrator of any problems of an unusual nature.\r

* Performs all modifications as requested by customers.\r

* Maintains proper inventory levels of all equipment/tools/parts needed for service tasks.\r

* Maintains a clean and organized working area inside and out, including lawn, parking lot, and building.\r

* Maintains trucks/vans in proper condition, scheduling all service needs ahead of time.\r

* Maintains a safe working environment and practices safe working habits.\r

* Provides courteous customer service as needed over the phone and in person. Explains all repairs and services to customers.\r

* Performs monthly fleet inventories; performs physical verification of branch fleet inventory at month end.\r

* Ensures that upcoming order for trailers are ready.\r

* Performs minor service related tasks in yard as requested.\r

Additional Responsibilities:\r

* Conducts service calls in branch territories as assigned.\r

* Works on Retro line when needed.\r

* Attends bi-monthly safety meetings.\r

* Paints trailer exterior as needed.\r

* Close-up multi sectional units.\r

* Assists in ordering materials and unloading material deliveries.\r

* Forklift operations.\r

* Office maintenance and repair as needed.\r

* Provides training and direction to other service personnel to ensure all guidelines and time frames are met.\r

* Other duties may be assigned.\r

Job experience & skills requirements

Education:\r

High School diploma or equivalent is required. Ability to work independently in a fast paced environment is a must. Some knowledge of computers is necessary and good communications skills are required for dealing with customers, sales people, contractors, shop personnel as well as William Scotsman employees at various branch locations.\r

Must have carpentry knowledge and experience. Electrical, plumbing, and welding experience is helpful, along with janitorial experience. Also, a general contractor's license is preferred. A current valid license and a good driving record are required.\r

Additional requirements if performing HVAC duties: Must have knowledge and experience with HVAC equipment and appliances. Must hold appropriate licenses as required by law.\r

Other Requirements:\r

Physical Requirements:\r

Able to lift 50 lbs daily and safely lift occasionally more\r

Ability to work outdoors in extreme weather conditions\r

Able to walk 3-5 miles (daily)\r

Able to work with a variety of hand tools in a proficient manner\r

Able to climb a ladder up to 25 feet\r

Able to drive/travel in truck for up to 2 hours (daily)\r

Must have good eyesight\r

Must be on your feet up to 8 hours (daily)\r

Qualifications

Education:\r

High School diploma or equivalent is required. Ability to work independently in a fast paced environment is a must. Some knowledge of computers is necessary and good communications skills are required for dealing with customers, sales people, contractors, shop personnel as well as William Scotsman employees at various branch locations.\r

Must have carpentry knowledge and experience. Electrical, plumbing, and welding experience is helpful, along with janitorial experience. Also, a general contractor's license is preferred. A current valid license and a good driving record are required.\r

Additional requirements if performing HVAC duties: Must have knowledge and experience with HVAC equipment and appliances. Must hold appropriate licenses as required by law.\r

Other Requirements:\r

Physical Requirements:\r

Able to lift 50 lbs daily and safely lift occasionally more\r

Ability to work outdoors in extreme weather conditions\r

Able to walk 3-5 miles (daily)\r

Able to work with a variety of hand tools in a proficient manner\r

Able to climb a ladder up to 25 feet\r

Able to drive/travel in truck for up to 2 hours (daily)\r

Must have good eyesight\r

Must be on your feet up to 8 hours (daily)\r

Compensation & Benefits Information

Standard hourly, non-exempt employee

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