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Equipment Specialist-Fence

Warwick, Rhode Island
Job Type
23 Sep 2022
Primary Purpose

About USS


You may not notice United Site Services, but we are always there - at construction sites, industrial facilities and live events all across America. We take pride in providing essential services like portable restrooms, portable sinks, temporary fence and more for customers across 25 states. Join a company that makes a difference in communities across the country while providing for yourself and your family.

Role Description

Under general supervision, this performs a variety of fence branch duties and preventative maintenance activities to help keep equipment and yard/facility in good working condition.

Essential Functions

  • Check, repair, store fence, fence equipment and other related company assets.
  • Keep maintenance and repair area clean and organized.
  • Inform Supervisor/Manager of material used throughout the day.
  • Report any problems found on equipment throughout the day to supervisor.
  • Inventory must be completely checked and repaired before delivery and upon return.
  • Conducts general facility maintenance and minor repairs as needed.
  • Uses forklift for loading and unloading assets (fence panels, bike rakes, etc.)
  • Occasionally operate delivery truck as needed.
  • Follow United Site Services safety rules: utilizes protective clothing and equipment, reports safety hazards and incidents to supervisors.
  • Special/Other projects as assigned by management.


  • Ability to read and interpret documents such as safety rules, operating and maintenance instructions, and procedure manuals.
  • Ability to effectively present information in one-on-one to customers, clients, and other associates of the organization.
  • Ability to perform simple arithmetic (add, subtract, multiply, and divide).
  • Ability to perform these operations using units of American currency, measurement, weight, and distance.
  • Ability to define problems, collect data, establish facts, and draw valid conclusions.
  • Ability to deal with problems involving a few concrete variables in standardized situations.
  • Valid Driver License (Class CDL A or B with endorsement or Class C, D, or E (depending on state)

Physical Requirements

  • While performing the duties of this job, the associate is regularly required to use hands to finger, handle, or feel and talk or hear.
  • The associate frequently is required to sit, stand and walk, sometimes long distances.
  • The associate is required to reach with hands and arms.
  • The associate may occasionally also stoop, kneel, crouch or crawl.
  • The associate will, on a daily basis, lift and/or move between 50 pounds and 150 pounds multiple times.
  • Specific vision abilities required by this job include close vision, distance vision, peripheral vision and ability to focus.
  • While performing the duties of this job, the associate is regularly exposed to outside weather conditions (in some cases extreme heat/cold), moving mechanical parts, fumes or airborne particles.

EEO Statement


United Site Services is an equal opportunity employer. In accordance with applicable law, we prohibit discrimination against any applicant or employee based on any legally-recognized basis, including, but not limited to: race, color, religion, sex (including pregnancy, lactation, childbirth or related medical conditions), sexual orientation, gender identity, age (40 and over), national origin or ancestry, citizenship status, physical or mental disability, genetic information (including testing and characteristics), veteran status, uniformed servicemember status or any other status protected by federal, state or local law. Our commitment to equal opportunity employment applies to all persons involved in our operations and prohibits unlawful discrimination by any employee, including supervisors and co-workers.

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  • Job Reference: 719941398-2
  • Date Posted: 23 September 2022
  • Recruiter: United Site Services
  • Location: Warwick, Rhode Island
  • Salary: On Application
  • Sector: Transport & Logistics
  • Job Type: Permanent