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Rapid Prep is the leader in surface preparation equipment.

Careers at Rapid Prep

Rapid Prep is a growing national company that services the abrasive blasting industry. Your particular benefits package will depend on your position, location and years with the company.

Here’s a look at what your benefits package may include:

  • Medical, dental & prescription benefits
  • Paid vacations & holidays
  • Retirement savings plan with generous company match
  • Tuition reimbursement
  • Learning & development opportunities
  • Other competitive benefits

OPEN POSITIONS

Heavy Equipment Mechanic

North Kingstown, RI

Rapid Prep is a growing national company that services the abrasive blasting industry and is looking for a Heavy Equipment Mechanic with the following skills and qualifications:

-Candidate must have good driving record and no criminal record. Technician will be required at times to service equipment in local government facilities. No applicant with a felony conviction will be considered due to the access requirement

-Basic troubleshooting of 12 VDC, 120-460 VAC electrical systems and controls is required

-Basic knowledge of diesel engines, ability to change oil, fuel filters, fuel lines and adjust PTO’s., hydraulic systems is preferred

-Overnight travel will be required. Position allows for use of company vehicle and expense account

-Basic working knowledge of compressed air and pneumatic systems is preferred

-Basic working knowledge of power drive systems is desirable (Electric and Diesel)

-CDL license for 32,000lb truck and trailer combo (no air brake certification) is of value to the position but not a requirement

-Capacity to wear a half mask 2 cartridge respirator and be fit tested for such, facial hair may need to be shaven for proper respirator use will be required at times

-Ability to lift up to 50lbs at times is required

Candidate will be compensated based on having a certain level of knowledge of the above criteria and/ or an ability to learn these skills from operations management.  Above all else candidate must demonstrate a strong work ethic and willingness to learn the business.

To apply send resumes to info@rapidprep.com or click below

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Welder

North Kingstown, RI

Rapid Prep is a growing national company that services the abrasive blasting industry and is looking for a Welder with the following skills and qualifications:

-Candidate must have good driving record and no criminal record. Technician will be required at times to service equipment in local government facilities. No applicant with a felony conviction will be considered due to the access requirement

– Minimum of 3+ years with MIG and stick welding

-Recent tech school graduates with a welding degree welcome to apply

– Ability to read and understand tape measurements

-Ability to follow directions

-Ability to lift at least 80 lbs. at times is required

-Should have basic welding hand tools, welding hood, gloves and jacket

-Valid driver’s license-CDL Class A desirable but not required

-Dependable and hardworking with a reliable means of transportation

-Willingness to learn

-Able to read and write English

Candidate will be compensated based on having a certain level of knowledge of the above criteria and/ or an ability to learn these skills from operations management. Above all else candidate must demonstrate a strong work ethic and willingness to learn the business of surface preparation equipment.

To apply send resumes to info@rapidprep.com or click below

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Outside Sales Representative

Southern California

Rapid Prep is a growing national equipment rental & sales company that services the abrasive blasting industry and is looking for a motivated Outside Sales Representative with the following skills and qualifications:

If you have a successful sales track record, are self-motivated and a team player, we want to hear from you!

– Travel throughout assigned territory to meet with existing and prospective customers to attain orders

–  Travel reimbursement as per government mileage allowance or company vehicle provided

– Communicate with customers via phone/email and in person

– Display or demonstrate products, using presentation material to assist customers in their decisions

– Write and follow up on quotations in an effort to secure orders

– Conduct telemarketing to potential clients in an effort to secure new business opportunities

–  Medical, dental, & 401K Benefits available after 3 months of employment

JOB REQUIREMENTS

– Valid driver’s license and fully insured vehicle. Candidate must have good driving record and submit to     criminal background check as clearance is required for access to various government bases and shipyards

– Preferably located in Southern California area

– Have enthusiastic, outgoing, competitive and self-motivated attributes

– Be a self-starter with the ability to prospect and create client lists through telemarketing, face-to- face selling, and internet research

– Experience in industrial equipment sales/rentals or selling in a commercial/ industrial setting is a major plus

Job Type: Full-time

Experience:

Outside Sales: 2 year (Preferred)

Work Location:

Home and Store Office

On the road

To apply send resumes to info@rapidprep.com or click below

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Shop Technician/Mechanic

Suffolk, VA

Rapid Prep is a growing national company that services the abrasive blasting industry and is looking for the following skills and qualifications:

-Candidate must have good driving record and no criminal record. Technician will be required at times to service equipment in local government facilities. No applicant with a felony conviction will be considered due to the access requirement

-Ideal candidate should have experience as a diesel mechanic, diesel technician, heavy equipment, or heavy equipment maintenance

-Additionally, background from industrial maintenance or as an industrial heavy equipment mechanic will also be considered

-Basic Troubleshooting of 12 VDC, 120-460 VAC Electrical systems and controls is required

– Experience with electrical systems and controls is preferred. 120vac-480vac systems.

-Basic knowledge of diesel engines, ability to change oil, fuel filters, fuel lines and adjust PTO’s., hydraulic systems is preferred

-Ability to operate forklifts and shop equipment

-Basic working knowledge of compressed air and pneumatic systems is preferred.

-Basic welding skill is preferred

-Basic working knowledge of power drive systems is desirable. (Electric and Diesel)

-CDL license for 32,000lb truck and trailer combo (no air brake certification) is of value to the position

-Capacity to wear a half mask 2 cartridge respirator and be fit tested for such, facial hair may need to be shaven for proper respirator use will be required at times.

-Ability to lift up to 50lbs at times is required.

Candidate will be compensated based on having a certain level of knowledge of the above criteria and/ or an ability to learn these skills from operations management.  Above all else candidate must demonstrate a strong work ethic and willingness to learn the business.

To apply send resumes to info@rapidprep.com or click below

Apply Now