Leesport, Pennsylvania


POSITION SUMMARY:   With direct supervision from a Lead Technician, Maintenance Supervisor or Maintenance Manager, a Maintenance Technician B performs repair and maintenance work on diesel and non-diesel equipment and trucks including, but not limited to, chassis components, vehicle refuse bodies and control systems, hydraulic electrical, air brake systems, general engine work, HVAC components, suspension, drive train and steering systems. The Maintenance Technician B may also perform basic tire work, such as replacement, tire rotation, and tread depth checks.  Enjoy the benefits of working on a single fleet with state-of-the-art equipment, supporting our drivers as they run their routes and servicing some of the most technically advanced vehicles on the road.

  • Tackle a new challenge every day;
  • Maintain and repair highly intricate and powerful machinery;
  • Receive training on new technologies and equipment
  • Work a regular shift in a stable industry
  • Be recognized for exceptional performance
  • Serve your community and your customers
  • Follow strong career paths for professional growth
  • Enjoy competitive wages and benefits
  • Join us and help make a positive impact on your community, your environment and your world


PRINCIPAL RESPONSIBILITIES:
• Maintains a working knowledge of, and moderate skill proficiency in, the following vehicle components and systems, with the ability to perform preventative and repair maintenance functions, both on-site and on the road.

  • Chassis component repair and maintenance.
  • Refuse bodies, including control, hydraulic and electrical systems; and air and hydraulic braking systems.
  • Engine repair and maintenance.
  • Suspension, drivetrain and steering systems.
  • Heating and air conditioning.
  • Performs line maintenance welding and fabrication.
  • Safely provides road service when necessary to ensure that the Company’s equipment is returned to operation in a safe and efficient manner.
  • Identifies the source of the malfunctions using a variety of electronic tools.
  • Completes applicable Company training programs.
  • Performs other job-related duties as assigned or apparent.
  • The statements herein are intended to describe the general nature and level of work being performed by employees and are not to be construed as an exhaustive list of responsibilities, duties, and skills required by personnel so classified. Furthermore, they do not establish a contract for employment and are subject to change at the discretion of the Company..


QUALIFICATIONS:

  • Basic understanding of work order labor time standards.
  • Prior experience with, or knowledge of, maintenance work to be performed on Classes 1-5 light/medium duty and heavy-duty Class 7-8 trucks, aircraft, or ships.
  • Automotive Service Excellence (ASE) Certifications (T1-T8) are a plus but not required.
  • Commercial Driver’s License is a plus but not required.
  • Valid Driver’s License.


MINIMUM REQUIREMENTS:

  • Minimum of 1 year of experience in a technician position demonstrating knowledge of both gasoline and diesel powered equipment diagnosis and repair or will be graduating from an accredited automotive college or technical school within the next 3 months.
  • Ability to perform basic inspections with limited supervision in some (not all required) of the following heavy truck, or automotive systems: suspensions & steering; general engine, transmissions, brakes, electrical, hydraulics, drive train, diesel emissions.


Job Description Summary
1st shift
4:00 am-1:00 pm Monday-Friday
$28.00 per hr DOE
$3,000 sign-on bonus

Why choose Republic?

Joining Republic isn’t just about taking on a new job, it’s about making a commitment to create a more sustainable world together. Our people provide an essential service, serving and impacting customers, neighborhoods, and communities everywhere.

As a company, we are proud of our values and encourage those who share in our aspirations to join our team:
· We protect our colleagues and communities through safe practices everywhere, every day.
· We are committed to serving our customers and communities by going above and beyond to exceed expectations.
· We take action to improve neighborhoods and communities by being environmentally responsible and creating a more sustainable world.
· We are driven to deliver results in the right way.
· We encourage a human centered culture that honors the unique potential and dignity of every person.

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.

The statements used herein are intended to describe the general nature and level of the work being performed by an employee in this position, and are not intended to be construed as an exhaustive list of responsibilities, duties and skills required by an incumbent so classified.  Furthermore, they do not establish a contract for employment and are subject to change at the discretion of the Company.

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Leesport, Pennsylvania

Our Company

Republic Services is an industry leader in the U.S. non-hazardous solid waste industry with revenues in excess of $8 billion. Across 39 states and Puerto Rico, we have a dynamic team of 30,000 employees all focused on serving customers and providing superior solutions to become America’s preferred recycling and waste partner.

Republic currently serves commercial, industrial, municipal and residential customers through 336 collection operations, 199 transfer stations, 190 active solid waste landfills and 64 recycling centers. We also operate 69 landfill gas and renewable energy projects.

Customer Focused

There are no more important relationships than the ones forged with each customer. We want our customers to feel at ease because of the reliability of services, uplifted by the environmental impact we can make partnering together, and delighted by the simple solutions and array of services we provide.

We’ll handle it from here.™, our brand tagline, lets customers know that they can count on us to provide an effortless experience. We care about making a difference in our customers’ lives.

Core Values

We are guided by the principles we’ve adopted as our core values – to be Respectful, Responsible, Reliable, Resourceful and Relentless in all we do, every day. Our employees are reminded of these principles every time we see the five R’s joined together to form the Republic Services Star.

Environmental Commitment

Republic is devoted to delivering convenient, cost-effective recycling and waste solutions across our national footprint in a way that also minimizes the strain on our planet’s resources. We partner with our customers and communities to advance sustainable solutions for our planet.

 

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