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Location:Clearwater, FL
Company:Waste Connections, Inc.
First posted:May 05, 2017 (last updated 30+ days ago)

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Employee Type

Requisition Primary Location

Clearwater, Florida

Job Description

We have an immediate position open for a Welder to work on our Fleet Units at our Clearwater, FLsite.  Candidates interested in secure, steady employment in a family atmosphere are encouraged to apply.

Responsibilities include:

  • Performs repairs and maintenance on front-end loader, roll-off, and other district vehicles to maximize safe and productive operations.
  • Typical repairs include, but are not limited to, repair of chassis and body components, Removal/Install of hydraulic cylinders and suspension systems removal/replace. Cutting/welding repairs to vehicle floors, bodies, packing blades, rails, etc. as needed.
  • Install some parts that require lifting more than 75 lbs and above, whether underneath or above truck.
  • Reads and interprets VCRs (vehicle condition reports) and/or repair orders, communicates with supervisor and/or driver for clarification of problems.
  • May discuss preventive techniques with supervisor to minimize future repairs.
  • May be required to make emergency road calls to make repairs on trucks that break down while driving a collection route.
  • Maintains a clean, safe work area in compliance with corporate and OSHA standards.
  • Performs all work in accordance with established safety procedures.
  • Ability to effectively communicate needed repairs or tasks.

The ideal candidate will possess:


  • 2 years experience Welding in the following :
  • SMAW - Stick Welding / Shield and Metal Arc / All Positions.
  • GMAW - Gas Metal Arc / All Positions.
  • FCAW - Flux core Arc Welding / All Positions.
  • Ability to read and comprehend service and technical information.
  • Ability to speak conversational Spanish  in the work place preferred
  • Ability to read, write, comprehend and communicate in English is required.
  • A valid drivers license

Successful candidates are those who seek to thrive in an environment of operational excellence and accountability. We offer excellent benefits including: medical, dental, vision, flexible spending account, long 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/Veterans)

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