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Container Repair

Vancouver, Washington

Job Title

Container Repair

Primary Location

Vancouver, Washington

Employee Type

Employee

Job Description

Waste Connections is looking to hire a Container Welder to join our team in Vancouver, WA.

Schedule will be Swing Shift 12:30pm to 9:00Pm Monday through Friday. Starting Wage is $18.75/HR with regular wage increases.

Why Join Us?

• CULTURE: It’s a Great place to work! We work in an environment where empowered, self-directed all-stars know what they do is important.

• INTEGRITY: Our definition is “saying what you will do and then doing it!” We keep our promises to our customers and our employees.

• RESPECT: We show respect for our customers and fellow employees. Respect for ourselves grows through all the hard work and great service we provide to the communities we are privileged to serve.

Responsibilities include:

  • Ability to effectively communicate and understand needed repairs and/or tasks.
  • Maintains a clean, safe work area in compliance with corporate and OSHA standards.
  • Welding, painting and grinding responsibilities.
  • Welding/Cutting abilities to include MIG, TIG, Stick, Aluminum, Plastic, Brazing, Carbon Arc, Plasma Cutting, OXY Acetylene, MAP Gas and Propane.
  • Utilize needle scalier, grinder, drill, drill press, sanders, band saw, hand tools, hammers, sledge hammer, tape measure, shear, metal brake, angle finder, level and shop press.
  • Driving a forklift.
  • Available to help mechanics in maintenance shop as required.
  • General cleaning responsibilities.
  • Equipment safety checks: air compressors, welders, ladders, extension cords, miscellaneous hand tools.
  • Maintain and track inventory of container parts and supplies.
  • Assemble, repair, and replace decals on carts and containers.

MINIMUM JOB REQUIREMENTS:

  • High school diploma or equivalent preferred.
  • Experience using a variety of welding equipment and procedures (TIG, MMA etc.)
  • Experience in using electrical or manual tools (saws, squares, calipers etc.)
  • 3-4 years of experience as a Heavy Duty Welding
  • Strong work history.
  • Ability to lift up to 50 pounds continuously throughout and 8 hour shift.

To be considered for any of our current openings you must complete an application at www.wasteconnections.com . Application information and additional instructions can be found once you select your position of interest.

We offer excellent benefits including: medical, dental, vision, flexible spending account, long term & short term disability, life insurance, 401K retirement and unlimited opportunities to "Connect with Your Future".

Waste Connections is an Affirmative Action/Equal Opportunity Employer (Minority/Female/Disabled/Veteran)

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