United Rentals Welder in Columbia, South Carolina
Great company. Great people. Great opportunities.
At United Rentals, the largest equipment rental company, we believe that it takes great employees to build a great organization – and we’re passionate about helping our people grow professionally and embrace teamwork in everything they do. Our culture is based on our corporate values and centers on mutual respect, job satisfaction, diversity and a shared responsibility to build a better future. We believe in:
Hiring and retaining exceptional employees at every level
Providing training, development and career planning
Instilling the belief that our customers are key to our long-term success
Encouraging a strong sense of responsibility, involvement and commitment
Recognizing and rewarding both individual and team efforts
As a Welder at United Rentals, you will maintain and repair shoring and shielding equipment to maximize branch productivity. You’ll be dedicated to the service of Trench Safety rental equipment. Every day, you can improve and challenge yourself, and if you have the desire and ambition, you’ll have the potential to work towards higher roles in our Service Department. Like every member of our team, we will rely on you to provide exceptional customer service to our customers.
If you would enjoy the chance to make your mark with the world’s largest equipment rental provider, consider a future with United Rentals. You will be supported by a strong management team that will help you achieve your goals. Plus, you will have the opportunity to relocate to one of our 1,000+ locations.
Additional duties include the following:
Layout and apply the appropriate weld type, as per engineering or manufacturing specifications
Inspect, repair and paint all rental equipment upon return to ensure that it is rental ready and safe for use
Perform non-structural repairs or modifications to rental equipment per manufacturer's specifications
Perform active shoring installation welding support on job sites
Fabricate projects in the facility as required
When required, travel to customer sites for repair/maintenance of equipment
Complete work orders on equipment service and maintain an inventory of related parts for repair
Ensure a clean and safe working environment
Other duties assigned as needed
High school diploma or equivalent
Welding school certification
Minimum 1-2 years’ experience in Arc, MIG and TIG welding
Knowledge of metals and materials needed to perform repairs on all shoring, shielding, and slide rail applications
Must be able to burn efficiently and with good quality
Must be able to identify the type of welder, and wire or rod size, needed to complete safe repairs
Knowledge of OSHA applicable state and local requirements relative to trench and excavation shoring and shielding
Knowledge of underground construction equipment capabilities and OSHA safe working practices
Superior customer service, teamwork and verbal/written communication skills
Valid driver's license with acceptable driving record
Ability to frequently lift items up to 45 lbs.
What's in it for you?
U.S. Full Time roles : Best in class benefits offering includes medical, dental, vision, flex spending and health savings accounts; 401(k) retirement with company match; life and disability insurance; and paid time off including sick, vacation, holidays, and paid parental leave. Comprehensive training and development and career growth opportunities.
U.S. Part Time roles: Benefits offering includes 401(k) retirement with company match/RRSP; paid time off including sick, vacation and holidays; and comprehensive training and development and career growth opportunities.
Canada: Best in class benefits package which includes medical, dental & vision, RRSP/DPSP*, paid time off, comprehensive training and development, and career growth opportunities.
*Offered for full time roles, part time eligibility in select provinces
United Rentals, Inc. is an Equal Opportunity Employer of women, minorities, protected veterans and individuals with disabilities.