Hertz Equipment Rentals-Heavy Equipment Mechanic opportunity

Henderson, CO posted on May 27

Posted by

Alec Aquino Bonita Springs, FL (34135)
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Hertz Equipment Rental Corporation (HERC), one of the largest suppliers of industrial & construction equipment, seeks experienced individuals for a Heavy Equipment Mechanic C position available at our Henderson, Colorado branch. This is an excellent opportunity for motivated self-starters who want to enhance their skill set with a company whose reputation speaks for itself.

The purpose of the Heavy Equipment Mechanic C position within the Hertz Equipment Rental Division is to utilize his/her mechanical expertise to support the needs of the branch in a professional, safe and timely manner. An individual in this position will work to keep all equipment in top running condition through an effective preventative maintenance program.

Basic Understanding:

  • Internal Combustion Engines (both gas and diesel)
  • DC Electrical Systems 12, 24, 48 volts
  • Propane Systems
  • Hydraulics
  • Track Equipment
  • Aerial Equipment
  • Heavy Trucks/Automotive

Ability to diagnose and troubleshoot:

  • Fuel Systems
  • Electrical Systems
  • Hydraulic Systems
  • Propane Systems



You will be responsible for repairs to all rental equipment, shop equipment, and trucks in accordance with HERC quality and efficiency standards. 

Educational Background:

  • High school degree/GED preferred

Professional Experience:

  • 1+ years experience in the heavy equipment industry, diesel engine experience and hydraulics preferred
  • Ability to perform complete Preventative Maintenance Functions unassisted


  • Own a mechanic's tool set, capable of supporting general heavy equipment fleet, including electrical and internal combustion engine, aerial fleet and be willing to expand personal tools
  • Must be able to lift 50+ lbs
  • Comply with all HERC and Branch Safety rules
  • Maintains a safe and clean work environment
  • Willingness to work overtime when required
  • Valid driver’s license in good standing


Hertz is a Drug-Free Workplace. All employment is contingent on successful completion of drug and background screening.




$19.25 per hour to start