Modular Mechanic - General Laborer at McGrath RentCorp in Grand Prairie, Texas

Posted in General Business 8 days ago.

Type: Full-Time





Job Description:

Do you have a strong vision of what the future of modular building might look like? Do you thrive on providing great customer service? Consider joining this booming industry with the talented team at Mobile Modular. Our high-quality, unique, cost-effective solutions put us at the forefront of the market, meeting even the most critical needs of today. Our solutions span applications across healthcare/medical, education, business, residential development and construction, retail and much more. As a division of McGrath RentCorp, we see the potential not just in our product but in our people, too.

Position Summary:Modular Mechanics are responsible for general maintenance, general construction, remodeling work and preparation of buildings for delivery to customer sites.

Duties/Responsibilities of Position:


  • Installation of structures or fixtures such as windows, frames, floorings, trim or hardware using hand or power tools per plan, drawings and to current relevant building code

  • Performs maintenance service, repairs and construction in the areas of plumbing, carpentry, painting, plastering, flooring, ceiling and electrical.

  • Perform construction work related to remodeling or modifying modular buildings

  • Demolish, replace or construct walls, including framing, drywall and other finish-out functions

  • Light electrical work; changing bulbs, rewiring or adjusting wiring within a frame or wiring for new connections, switches and outlets

  • Light plumbing work; removing, remodeling or installing new plumbing pipes and fixtures

  • Shape or cut materials to specified measurements as noted on building plans or reasonably implied

  • Participate in and practice 5S and LEAN in the plan

  • Other duties as assigned


Position Specific Competencies/Skills Required:

  • Able to work outside in variable weather conditions

  • Ability to use both manual and power tools and follow operating guidelines

  • Ability to use mathematics to calculate length, width, depth, etc. as it relates to construction and accuracy of specs and requirements

  • Ability to follow spoken and written instruction and work in fast paced construction environment with minimal guidance from leads or supervisors

  • Ability to safely perform all tasks and understand Company’s safety policies and procedures

  • Deliver a high quality output consistent with the Company’s construction standards

  • Able to take, record and follow standard measurements and cut or separate materials to specific measurements or quantities


Experience/Education Required/Desired:

  • Prior experience in construction or related work required

  • Prior experience with electrical, plumbing, HVAC or other specialties preferred


Special Considerations:
  • Position requires manual dexterity and the ability to maintain physical activity for most of the day

    • Must be able to lift up to 50 pounds and hold or lift a variety of objects

    • Able to carry, bend, stoop, turn, kneel, crawl, climb a ladder and other manual labor activities



Location: Grand Prairie, TX

The pre-employment screening process includes social security verification and criminal background check.

All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, sex, color, religion, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, protected veteran status, or on the basis of disability