Performs various duties transporting, storing and disposing of wastes (both hazardous and non-hazardous) and recyclable metals. Maintains required records and receipts. Operates forklift and other PIV (powered industrial vehicles) in a safe manner to complete various duties.
NOTE: This list presents only the principal duties of the position and is not intended to be comprehensive. Other duties and responsibilities may be assigned as dictated by the business needs and conditions. As an essential function of the job, good attendance is required.
Two-year degree in a technical field + 0 -2yrs experience in workforce in related field. Or 3-5yrs experience in a related field.
Employees may encounter hazardous wastes during their work. Hazardous wastes are to be handled appropriately; including applicable use of PPE, placement into compatible containers, container labeling and marking; etc. Additionally, wastes may need to be transported to/from satellite accumulation areas to 90-day accumulation area; via dolly, forklift, etc. All employees working with, handling, or managing hazardous wastes will receive annual RCRA training. Those employees preparing waste for shipment will receive additional trainings (DOT).