Build Your Career With Republic

Republic is a fast-paced, fun, family-owned business that has been providing exceptional service to our customers since 1916. This is a direct result of our outstanding staff who we rely on to help us continue our tradition of excellence and serve all our customers with the ResponseAbility™ they deserve.


By joining our wholesale distribution team you will be given the opportunity to creatively apply problem-solving skills in a team-oriented, entrepreneurial environment. Our industry continually offers well-organized training programs which will enable you to improve your skills and product knowledge. In addition, Republic offers personalized training programs that will walk you through each facet of our business so that you have an in-depth understanding of how our company operates.


When it comes to our benefits package we believe in the uniqueness of each employee. We have designed a benefits package that includes a variety of programs in which employees may participate. We are proud to offer a package that is competitive while also meeting the needs of our employees for the present and providing a source of security for the future.


• competitive salaries

• health insurance

• dental insurance

• life insurance

• long term disability insurance

• 401k with company match

• corporate wellness program

• generous paid time off policy

• family atmosphere

• caring work environment

• personalized training program

• employee discounts

• seven paid holidays

• career advancement opportunities

• supplemental insurance



Republic, a 105-year old nationally recognized, third generation, and family owned enterprise headquartered in the Quad Cities is always looking for for an exceptional full-time warehouse associate at our Davenport location.


Republic is one of the largest independent distributors of electrical, heating, air conditioning, energy management, refrigeration and sign support products in the entire Midwest. In addition to the headquarters in Davenport, IA, Republic has branches located in Dubuque Iowa, Cedar Rapids Iowa, and Peoria Illinois.


This a great chance to get your start or continue your career in the mechanical or electrical industry! You’ll have the opportunity to learn from a leading distributor in the Midwest and make a difference in the daily operations of a community-oriented company full of great people. This position is great for someone who values physical activity and teamwork. Republic has a history of company advancement and promotion from within and offers training and resources to help.


Responsibilities and Duties

  • Critical Thinker who is Organized, Detailed and Energetic
  • Ability to take ownership, work as a team, and thrive in a fast-paced environment
  • Electrical or Mechanical knowledge preferred but not required
  • Entry level position with opportunity for advancement
  • Occasional jobsite deliveries



  • Physically able to squat, bend and lift over 50 lbs. frequently
  • Able to walk 3-4 miles per day
  • Clean driving record
  • Able to pass a D.O.T. Physical



Republic provides a family atmosphere, competitive salary and a complete benefits program including insurance, 401k and paid time off.

Republic is an Equal Opportunity Employer

Job Type: Full-time

Pay: $15.00 – $17.00 per hour


  • 401(k)
  • 401(k) matching
  • Dental insurance
  • Disability insurance
  • Employee assistance program
  • Employee discount
  • Health insurance
  • Health savings account
  • Life insurance
  • Paid time off
  • Referral program


  • 8 hour shift
  • Monday to Friday


  • Driver’s License (Required)

Work Location:

  • One location

Typical start time:

  • 7AM

Typical end time:

  • 5PM

Warehouse Skills:

  • Forklift experience
  • Computer literacy
  • Customer service
  • Packaging
  • Pallet jack
Competitive Salaries
Health Insurance
Dental Insurance
Life Insurance
Long Term Disability Insurance
401K With Company Match
Corporate Wellness Program
Generous Paid Time Off Policy
Family Atmosphere
Caring Work Environment
Personalized Training Program
Employee Discounts
Seven Paid Holidays
Career Advancement Opportunities
Supplemental Insurance