Environmental On-Site Specialist
Location: Carver County HHW, Chaska, MN
$20 - $21.00/hr
Medical, Dental, Vision, 401k, Vacation
We have a current opportunity for an Environmental On-Site Specialist to work at the Carver County Environmental Center located in Chaska, MN providing hazardous and nonhazardous waste management services.
Responsibilities include sorting, segregating, packaging of materials, manifesting, spill response, labeling of packages/drums, loading/unloading trucks, coordinating transportation, and sampling/profiling material.
Experience with hazardous waste is preferred but not required, we will train!
We are looking for a candidate with a stable work history, strong work ethic, who are eager to learn. Excellent customer service and communication skills are essential in this role.
Benefits and Compensation:
At Veolia, you'll find excellent rewards and benefits, along with the chance to make a difference in our world
We offer an exciting, dynamic workplace, with a comprehensive benefit package that includes:
Spending accounts flexible spending accounts (FSAs) and the health savings account (HSA)
Supplemental life and accidental death & dismemberment (AD&D) insurance
Supplemental long-term disability insurance
Voluntary group legal
Voluntary identity theft protection
Long-term and Short-term Disability Insurance
Flexible benefit plans
Employee Assistance Program (EAP)
Employer Matched 401(K) Plan
Employee discount programs including: Pet insurance, Home insurance, Auto insurance
Work Life Balance/Paid time off
Paid Sick Days
On the job training
Uniform & Safety Equipment Provided
Employee referral program
Incentive Bonus Programs
Domestic and International transfer opportunities
High School diploma or General Educational Development (GED) required
Bachelor's degree in Chemistry or related science discipline preferred
40-hour HAZWOPER Certification (will provide training)
Valid Drivers License
Knowledge, Skills and Ability:
Strong team player
Excellent interpersonal and communication skills
Time management: the ability to organize and manage multiple deadlines
Strong customer service orientation
Ability to follow through on assignments.
Essential Duties and Responsibilities:
(will provide training)
Sample waste streams according to prescribed policies and procedures.
Manifesting, packaging, spill clean-up response and remedial activities, labeling, loading, off loading, and coordinating transportation.
Maintain a professional image to clients by answering inquiries and suggesting solutions to existing/potential problems.
Comply and enforce all compliance, health, safety, and procedures in accordance with VES-TS policies.
Become familiar with all U. S. Department of Transportation (DOT)/Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) and VES-TS regulations required in submitting paper work to expedite disposal of hazardous waste.
Veolia offers the most complete range of environmental solutions to meet the challenges of cities, governments, campuses, businesses and industries. Our network of talent and hands-on know-how is unique and unrivaled.
We help our customers address their environmental and sustainability challenges in energy, water and waste. That means improving our clients' energy efficiency, better managing their water and wastewater, and recovering resources from their wastes. We do this in a safe, cost-effective and innovative manner for more than 550 communities and more than 30,000 businesses, campuses and organizations throughout North America.
Veolia's Blaine, MN Branch locations include:
3230 101st Avenue N.E.
Blaine, MN 55449
(763)786-3660, ext. 45318
We are an equal opportunity employer.
40 hour HAZWOPER certification (we'll provide training)
Valid drivers license
Ability to obtain a class A or B CDL with hazardous endorsement (we'll provide training)