Veolia North America Environmental Specialist - Westland, MI in Westland, Michigan
Environmental Specialist Location: Westland, MI or Midland, MIWill travel over night once per weekEvery 3 weeks will be gone Monday - ThursdayFULL TIME, 1st ShiftMEDICAL, DENTAL, PRESCRIPTION, 401K, PAID TIME OFF, TUITION REIMBURSEMENTJob Summary:This position provides specialized hazard determination and consolidation of chemical waste materials. Responsibilities include testing, consolidation, packaging, spill response, labeling, loading/unloading, coordinating transportation, and samplingrofiling material while adhering to state and federal environmental, health, and safety regulations. Essential Duties and Responsibilities:* Sample waste streams according to prescribed policies and procedures.* Manually open, unpack, and consolidate containers of hazardous materials.* Test, consolidate, and provide spill clean-up response and remedial activities, labeling, loading, off loading, and logistics coordination for hazardous materials in a facility setting.* Assist in the loading/unloading of hazardous waste materials at fixed facility sites utilizing appropriate equipment such as drum dollies, forklift, etc. to ensure transfer of waste in a safe and timely manner.* 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.*LI-TA1Education/Experience:High School diploma or General Educational Development (GED) requiredBachelor's degree in Chemistry or related Science preferred but not requiredAbility to obtain a Class B CDLCertification/Licenses:40-hour HAZWOPER CertificationValid Driver's licenseMust be able to pass a:Background checkDrug testPhysical*LI-TA1All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability or protected veteran status.