Material Handler- Henderson,CO in Henderson, CO at Veolia North America

Date Posted: 1/11/2020

Job Snapshot

Job Description

Job Summary:

Responsible for leading a team that performs a variety of routine hazardous and non-hazardous waste tasks in the movement of solids and liquids.  The tasks could include all types of manual labor in cleaning and decontamination operations, packing, re-packing, unloading and loading containers for processing at site or transportation to appropriate facilities.
Essential Duties and Responsibilities:
•             Load and unload various size containers (totes, drums, tankers, trailers. etc.)
•         Construct boxes and/or fiber containers and stacks, labels, and loads containers. 
•         Use a variety of tools such as impact wrenches, shovels, jackhammers, etc.
•         Transport hazardous waste materials from storage facilities within the facility as directed.
•         Decontaminate and dispose of empty drums and/or containers according to RCRA and disposal guidelines.
•         Assist in completing all necessary paperwork for processing materials to include transportation of materials to and from various locations.
•         Use a variety of pumps and other equipment to transfer liquids.
•         Perform general housekeeping duties.  
•         Maintain a clean, organized and safe work area.
•         Inspection material handling equipment as directed.                  
•         Assist in the loading/unloading of hazardous and non-hazardous waste materials at designated sites utilizing appropriate equipment for which you are appropriately trained.
•         Train new employees.
•         Plan process schedules for multiple shifts in department.
•         Use G-Suite to manage duties and reports.
 
Non-Essential Duties and Responsibilities:


•         Other duties as assigned.

Job Requirements

Education/Experience:


  •          High School diploma or General Educational Development (GED) preferred
  •         Prior work experience of 3 to 6 months in the hazardous waste or chemical industry in a related position with proficiency in handling forklifts and a variety of tools preferred


 
Certification/Licenses:
•   40-Hour HAZWOPER training preferred

 
Knowledge, Skills and Ability:


  • Trained in the use of material handling equipment  

  • Strong team player
  • Excellent interpersonal and communication skills
  • Time management: the ability to organize and manage multiple deadlines
  • Strong customer orientation
  • Strong computational skills.   Ability to communicate through reading and writing