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Republic Services is looking for tomorrow's leaders - today. We provide hands-on experience, ongoing jobtraining as well as growth and development opportunities for our employees at every level. We provide you with invaluable tools to succeed right from the start.

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Join Our Leadership Training Program

Our Leadership Training Program is available to graduating seniors in college or anyone seeking an improved understanding of our industry. Our dynamic leadership program will provide you with in-depth knowledge of our company as you rotate through each major area of our company. You’ll have the opportunity to gain valuable skills, work collaboratively and cross-functionally while building strong relationships for a successful future.

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Republic Services is currently seeking candidates for our Leadership Trainee Program. We are looking for safety-conscious candidates with excellent communication skills and leadership qualities to join our network of over 32,000 employees serving 14 million customers and over 2,700 communities across the United States.

As a Leadership Trainee, you will receive hands on experience as well as structured learning focused on safety, operations, customer service, talent and strategy. The program will prepare you to become a business leader in a dynamic industry that is enabling sustainability in communities across the United States.

Republic Services visits the following schools.

Title of Event Date Information
Arizona State University
SCMA Career Fair Fall 2017 Applicants accepted in August
Indiana University
MBA Networking Night Fall 2017 Applicants accepted in August
Career Fair Fall 2017
New Employer Networking Event Fall 2017
Northern Arizona University
Career Expo Fall 2017 Applicants accepted in August
Business School Career Expo Fall 2017
The Ohio State University
Career Fair Fall 2017 Applicants accepted in August
University of Arizona
Eller Business Career Fair Fall 2017 Applicants accepted in August
Information Session Fall 2017
University of Maryland
Supply Chain Networking Event Fall 2017 Applicants accepted in August
Employer of the Day Fall 2017
MBA Career Fair Fall 2017
University of Michigan
Career Fair Fall 2017 Applicants accepted in August
Management Club Conference Fall 2017
University of North Carolina
Career Fair Fall 2017 Applicants accepted in August
University of Texas at Austin
Career Fair Fall 2017 Applicants accepted in August
MBA Career Event Fall 2017

Explore Our Internships

We offer paid internships to undergraduate college students (sophomore status or above) across a variety of areas. Internships last from two to three months and provide practical work experience, a clear introduction into the Republic Services culture and management team. View our campus schedule and see when we’re coming to your school next.

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Rewarding Compensation & Benefits


Eligible employees can elect to participate in:

  • Comprehensive medical benefits coverage.
  • Dental plans with dental maintenance alternatives.
  • Vision coverage.
  • Health care and dependent care spending accounts.
  • Short- and long-term disability.
  • Life insurance and accidental death & dismemberment insurance.
  • Employee and Family Assistance Program (EAP).
  • Employee discount programs.
  • 401(k) plan with a generous company match.
  • Employee Stock Purchase Plan (ESPP).
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.  If you would like more information about your EEO rights as a candidate click here (Español) and click here (Español).

Republic Services is committed to working with and providing reasonable accommodation to individuals with a disability who need assistance with the application process, please contact us at 855-444-4079.

Republic Services is a drug free workplace.

Republic Services participates in e-verify to verify the employment status of all persons hired to work in the United States click here for more information.