âThe Republic Services Tech Institute is an investment in our people, further demonstrating our commitment to being the place where the best people come to work,â said Jon Vander Ark, President and CEO. âWe look forward to welcoming these new graduates as they contribute to our highly skilled workforce.
Republic Services covers all costs, including tuition, travel, and accommodation during training for those who qualify – and participants are compensated for the duration of the program. Following the 12-week program, graduates will be offered full-time technician positions in one of the 45 states in which Republic operates, performing ongoing maintenance and critical repairs. Graduates will receive a competitive salary and health insurance benefits, 401 (k) benefits, and paid time off.
In its mission to support an inclusive and diverse workforce, Republic targets a candidate pool that includes veterans looking to re-enter the civilian workforce, recent high school graduates, and people from underserved areas.
“Our country is facing a serious shortage of qualified technicians which has only worsened due to the Covid-19 pandemic,” said Lincoln Technology President and CEO Scott shaw. “As a leader in vocational training for 75 years, Lincoln Technology is excited to partner with Republic Services to fill the skills gap with this comprehensive hands-on diesel training program. In order to compete and grow, businesses across the country will need to become more involved in developing their workforce, and Republic Services is clearly demonstrating its leadership and commitment in this area. “
To learn more about the Technical Institute or to begin the application process, please visit https://www.republicservices.com/tech-institute
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