Container Shop Welder

Website Republic Services

Container Shop Welder Job Highlights

Title Container Shop Welder
Type Full Time
Experience 1 Year
Function Management/Maintenance
Location Louisville, KY, United States
Company Republic Services

Company Profile

Republic Services is an industry leader in U.S. recycling and non-hazardous solid waste. Through our subsidiaries, Republic’s collection companies, recycling centers, transfer stations, and landfills focus on providing effective solutions to make proper waste disposal effortless.

Job Profile

The company is looking for a candidate who can repair, paint and perform maintenance to containers and roll-off boxes.

Educational Qualification

Work Experience

  • The candidates should have a minimum of 1-year of welding experience or completion of a welding program.


  • Completes required paperwork
  • Cuts steel using a plasma cutter or torch
  • Fabricates steel components for hoppers, containers, and compactors
  • Fabricates steel components using a brake and shear
  • Follows all safety policies and procedures
  • Install company and safety decals in accordance with company standard diagram on containers and roll-off boxes
  • Installs lids and wheels on containers
  • Paints repaired containers
  • Performs other job-related duties as assigned
  • Performs repairs and maintenance on the front, rear, and roll-off containers
  • Refer more complex repairs to the Supervisor
  • Weld steel and aluminum components using MIG and ARC welding Equipment


  • Advanced knowledge of MIG/Stick welders, plasma cutter, and airless paint Sprayers. Familiar with the basic use of hand tools.
  • Ability to follow directions with minimal supervisory involvement.
  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills.


  • Rewarding Compensation and Benefits

Employer’s Statement

Republic Services is an equal opportunity employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, gender, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, national origin, age, disability, protected veteran status, genetic information, or any other characteristic protected by applicable law.

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