Waste Connections, Inc Welder in Eugene, Oregon

Job Title

Welder

Employee Type

Employee

Requisition Primary Location

Eugene, Oregon

Job Description

Welder/Fabricator/Compactor Repair

Waste Connections has an immediate position available for a Welder / Fabricator for Sanipac located in Eugene, OR. In this position you will wear a few different hats but main duties will include welding, fabricating and compactor repair This is a full time, long term position with a great company. If you don't mind getting your hands dirty and are a self-motivated, hardworking individual with good communication skills we want to talk to you.

DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES:

  • Perform welding and repair of trash/compactor containers, compactor repairs and trash trucks metal repair in our fleet.

  • Maintains a clean, safe work area in compliance with Corporate and OSHA standards.

  • Performs all work in accordance with established safety procedures, documenting parts usage, and accounting for repair times.

  • Ability to effectively communicate needed repairs or tasks and work as a team.

  • Typical schedule is days Monday-Friday, and an occasional Saturday as needed.

  • This is a Union position in a fast paced shop with high expectations

  • Pay is $16.73 per hour DOE for the correct candidate

  • Includes Teamsters benefits package that includes, Medical, Dental, Vision and Retiree Plan

WORKING CONDITIONS AND PHYSICAL EFFORT:

  • Extensive physical activity. Requires strenuous physical work; heavy lifting, pushing, or pulling required of objects over 50 pounds.

  • Work environment may be indoors in a shop, or outdoors to repair containers in the yard. Usually well-lighted and ventilated. Sometimes necessary to work in awkward or tight positions and to handle greasy or dirty tools. These factors require following basic safety precautions.

MINIMUM JOB REQUIREMENTS:

  • Ability to obtain a Class B CDL with air brakes endorsement within 6 mos

  • Ability to drive a forklift and Class B CDL trucks

  • High school diploma or equivalent preferred.

  • Experienced in Stick and MIG welding and using a cutting torch.

  • Experience is a plus as is a working knowledge of hydraulics.

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

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Who We Are

Waste Connections Inc. is an integrated solid waste services company that provides solid waste collection, transfer, disposal and recycling services in mostly exclusive and secondary markets. Our goal is to create an environment where self-directed, empowered employees strive to consistently fulfill our constituent commitments and seek to create positive impacts through interactions with customers, communities, and fellow employees.

OUR PEOPLE MEAN EVERYTHING TO US

Waste Connections is always working to protect the health of the communities we serve, and we are grateful for the hard work and dedication that you bring to your job every day. Working here means you are a safety-minded individual who is making important contributions on a daily basis that will make a positive impact on those around you. We appreciate that you are a person of integrity who takes pride in the work you do.

Our Opportunities

BUILD TALENT FROM WITHIN

People who want to gain valuable professional experience will find that Waste Connections is a fantastic place to work. You’ll enjoy the opportunity for beneficial training and professional development opportunities that can help enhance your skills and lead the way to a more promising future.

LET’S REALIZE YOUR GOALS TOGETHER

Bring your passion to succeed and you’ll quickly discover that great opportunities are all around you. At Waste Connections, you’ll thrive if you are friendly, dedicated, and prefer a work hard/play hard culture that is focused on maintaining our reputation as the premier waste services company in the markets we serve.