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MPS Group Environmental Technician at GM Technical Center in Warren, Michigan

MPS Group Inc.has a position open at the GM Technical Center for an Environmental Technicianwho will be responsible for handling solid and hazardous waste at the plant. Typical Duties include but not limited to: * Collect trash, recyclables, hazardous waste, scrap metal and other waste streams throughout the plant and transports to disposal container or storage room * Segregate, sort and package waste streams for off-site shipment in accordance with Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) requirements * Load semi-trailers and roll-off boxes for shipment to landfill, recycling center, and any other disposal site * Perform and document daily equipment inspection prior to use * Clean/maintain organization and compliance of 90-day Accumulation Area, including sweeping the floor, mopping the floor, labeling drums * Assist supervisor with response to chemical spill incidents by placing adsorbents on liquids, sweeping or vacuuming solids and containerizing cleaned up materials for proper disposal * Assist Resource Manager with daily supply delivery, waste pick up and waste organization * Perform inspections of waste storage areas, and emergency equipment, taking corrective action to eliminate deficiencies identified during the inspection * Inventory and Inspections of Waste Spill Kits * Document and inform Resource Manager of any contamination in plant’s recycling and waste containers * Maintain/complete necessary documentation of waste inventories, inspections and other activities as required * Operate fork truck to load/unload trucks * Operate Burden carrier * Follow all plant- related safety guidelines * Other tasks assigned by manager MINIMUM QUALIFICATIONS: * High School Diploma AND one-year experience in waste management; OR, * Any equivalent combination of experience, training and/or education TRAINING: * Current 40-hour Hazardous Waste Operations and Emergency Response (HAZWOPER) with Annual Refresher (desired); will be provided upon hire * Current Resource Conservation and Recovery Act (RCRA, desired); will be provided upon hire * Current 40-hour Department of Transportation (DOT, desired); will be provided upon hire * Current Fork Truck Operator Training (desired); will be provided upon hire