Washrack Attendant-PRJ

Job Posted: 2024-07-12
Jackson, MS, US

Puckett Machinery Company is the Caterpillar® heavy equipment, rental services, and power systems dealer for central and southern Mississippi. As the industry leader in our territory with 15 locations, helping our customers succeed is our number one priority.

We are seeking a Wash Rack Attendant at our rental service branch in Richland.  NOTE: This position will be staffed in a "temp to hire" arrangement through our staffing agency partner. The candidate will be considered for conversion to full-time regular employment once they have demonstrated success in the position, normally within 90 days.

The Wash Rack Attendant is accountable to receive, stage, pressure/wash/steam clean, and transfer incoming heavy equipment and machines; to organize, maintain, and clean designated areas of the facility, and to provide basic preventive maintenance support to the facility in a safe, timely, efficient, and courteous manner.

Essential Duties and Responsibilities:

  • Stage, prep, pressure wash/steam clean, and transfer/relocate heavy equipment, machines and components from the wash rack to designated area in a manner that adheres to all required safety and quality standards.
  • Use material handling tools and equipment (forklift) to load, secure, transfer, and offload heavy equipment and freight to designated area in a manner that adheres to all required safety and quality standards.   
  • Inspect machines and equipment returned from rental for damage and/or excessive dirt/grime and notify supervisor accordingly.
  • Organize, maintain, and clean the equipment yard, wash rack, and other assigned areas of the facility to ensure a safe and clean work environment. 
  • Prepare service, condition, and safety reports, time cards, and other related paperwork in a timely and accurate manner.
  • Monitor levels of wash rack-related cleaning supplies and chemicals and notify supervisor of need for replenishment.
  • Conduct basic daily preventive maintenance on a variety of small equipment as directed.
  • Assist shop service technicians on the installation and/or removal of machine attachments as directed.
  • Maintain a professional and proper personal appearance at all times.