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United Rentals
3.3 of 5 139 reviews
Stamford, CT
5000+ Employees
Company - Public (URI)
Transportation & Logistics
$5 to $10 billion (USD) per year
Hertz, Sunbelt Rentals

Great company. Great people. Great opportunities.

As the largest equipment rental company in the world, with a store network nearly three times the size of any other provider, and locations in...

Mission: Deploy the best people, equipment and solutions to enable...More

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Founded in 1997, United Rentals has become the world’s largest equipment rental provider, with an integrated network of 830 rental locations in 49 states and 10 Canadian provinces, and over $7 billion OEC of rental fleet including 3,300 classes of equipment.

Our Customers

Our diverse customer base includes construction and industrial companies, utilities, municipalities, government agencies and independent contractors. Most of our customers align with three categories: approximately 50% are non-construction, such as industrial; 46% are non-residential construction; and 4% are residential. We provide every customer with access to the best people, equipment and solutions in the industry.

Our Mission

Deploy the best people, equipment and solutions to enable our customers to safely build a better and stronger future.

Our Values

Safety First
Always act and require that others act in a manner that puts the safety of our employees, customers and community first and foremost.

Passion For People
Build a diverse workplace that challenges our employees to grow professionally and embrace teamwork in everything they do.

Visible Leadership
To walk the walk; to lead by example and to do so with a sense of humility and responsibility.

Customer Driven
Enthusiastically support the best interests of our customers and develop better ways for them to get their job done.

Absolute Integrity
Always do the right thing and honor our commitments; ensure appropriate corporate governance.

Community Minded
Be an outstanding corporate citizen and neighbor at all times in all ways.

Continuous Innovation
To foster a culture that empowers employees to improve quality and efficiency.

Working at United Rentals

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Employees say it's “OK”   139 ratings


63% Approve of the CEO   110 ratings

United Rentals President & CEO Michael J. Kneeland

Michael J. Kneeland

President & CEO

Pros: The safety culture is second to none.
The diversity in the workplace is awesome, and the senior management support in this area is strong.
Operations are performing very well with much more room for continued profitable growth.
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Accepted OfferReviewed 3 weeks ago

Interview Details – My interview and hiring process was many years ago. I recall it being very pleasant and informative. My job description was presented by HR and I met with several managers. The very next day I received a call from HR and was offer the position.Full Interview

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Top 100 Military Friendly Employers, GI Jobs, 2012
Top 100 Military Friendly Employers, GI Jobs, 2014
Top 100 Military Friendly Employers, GI Jobs, 2013
Top 100 Military Friendly Employers, GI Jobs, 2011
Most Valuable Employers (MVE) for Military,, 2013

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