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Summer Jobs - Thunder Bay Rentals

Various Summer Positions - Thunder Bay Rentals 

Equipment World Inc. is currently hiring for summer employment opportunIties at our Rental division. We have rewarding summer contract positions available for:

Tent & Event Helpers, Multiple Full-time / Part-time positions

As a Tent & Event helper you will be working in a fast paced team environment to ensure tents and event rental products are delivered, set up/taken down in an efficient and professional manner. 

Main Job Duties:

  • Assist with set up/take down of tent and party equipment
  • Assist with general care and maintenance of tents and party equipment (including washing, patching, cleaning, basic repairs – Preventative Maintenance etc)
  • Ensure rental products are delivered in a timely manner to customers’ sites
  • Ensure function set-ups are completed in a timely and accurate manner; assist with breakdown of event equipment to allow for facility cleaning
  • Ensure that the items listed on the renter's contract are delivered and accurate
  • Assist with retrieving, loading and unloading of rental products and equipment

This is a physically demanding job, requires standing/walking for long periods of time, frequent squatting/kneeling and working outside in adverse conditions. Must be able to lift a minimum of 25lbs comfortably. Flexible daytime, evening and weekend availability is required. Valid Drivers License is considered an asset. 

Rental Kitchen Cleaner, Full-time / Part-time positions

As a Rental Kitchen Cleaner you will be working in a fast paced environment to ensure event rental products are cleaned, organized, packaged and prepared for rent in an efficient and professional manner. 

Main Job Duties: 

  • Cleaning and sanitizing of rental items (dishware, utensils, serving supplies, glassware etc.)
  • Laundering of linens (including stain removal, hang drying, folding, packaging etc.)
  • Wrapping and counting of rental items
  • Preparing orders for pre-rental and post-rental
  • Cleaning, sanitizing and organizing of rental kitchen & rental items regularly

Must be able to lift a up to 25lbs comfortably. This position requires standing for long periods of time with frequent squatting/kneeling. Attention to detail and ability to work with minimal supervision is required. Food Safety Handling Certificate is considered a asset but not required. 

Warehouse & Rental Counter Helper, Full-time Position

As Warehouse & Rental Counter Helper you will be responsible for assisting walk-in customers, answering customer inquiries about hand-tool and equipment rentals, and preparing items for rental in a professional and friendly manner.

Main Job Duties:

  • Greet walk in customers in a pleasant and professional manner, assist with answering phones and direct inquiries
  • Advise customers on use and care of merchandise, and provide advice concerning specialized products or services
  • Ensure equipment is prominently displayed and maintained (including washing, fuel, lubes, basic repairs – Preventative Maintenance etc)
  • Track rental equipment and ensure all equipment is properly prepared and presented to be rented
  • Assist retrieving, loading and unloading of equipment
  • Perform pre-delivery inspections on all equipment & rental products and test all functions before and after rental
  • Perform post-rental inspections using inspection forms and follow up on any damage, problems or customer chargeback
  • Assist in the warehouse as needed and act as vacation coverage when needed

Must be able to lift a minimum of 25lbs comfortably. This is a physically demanding job, requires standing/walking for long periods of time, frequent squatting/kneeling and working outside in adverse conditions when needed.  Flexible daytime and weekend availability is required. Valid Drivers License is considered an asset.                                                                                                 

Equipment World Inc. is a Northern Ontario company with branches in Thunder Bay, Sudbury & Sault Ste Marie. We are progressive, innovative and believe in LEADING THE WAY!  If you're a motivated, career-minded individual willing to accept challenges and grow within our company, consider submitting your resume today for an exciting employment opportunity! 

Deadline for applications: TBD

Please complete the online application form HERE

and attach, mail, fax or deliver your cover letter and resume to:

EQUIPMENT WORLD INC 
Attention: Riley Alves
988 Alloy Drive, 
Thunder Bay ON  P7B 6A5 
Fax: 807-623-2943

Resumes are preferred to be submitted online, attached to the job application form

Although we appreciate all applications, only those considered for an interview will be contacted.