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Container Repair at Waste Connections, Inc in Tacoma, Washington

Posted in General Business 30+ days ago.

Type: Full-Time





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Container Repair Employee Type Employee
Requisition Primary Location
Tacoma, Washington

Job Description

Job Description

We have an immediate position open on our Container Repair team. At least 1 year of experience of fabrication, welding, cutting and brazing a plus. Shift is Monday-Friday, 5:00AM-1:30PM.

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 scaler, grinder, drill, drill press, sanders, band saw, sawzal, hand tools, hammers, sledge hammer, tape measure, shear, metal brake, angle finder, level and shop press.

  • Driving a forklift.

  • Available to help mechanics in maintenanceshop 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.


Ideal candidate will possess:

  • Strong work history.

  • Good attitude and willingness to take on other duties as assigned.

  • Ability to lift up to 50 pounds continuously throughout and 8 hour shift.

  • Experience working in a blue collar industry.

  • Ability to work outdoors and in the conditions.

  • Minimum of a High School Diploma or GED.


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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