Environmental Specialist - Groton,CT in Groton, CT at Veolia North America

Date Posted: 8/9/2020

Job Snapshot

  • Employee Type:
    Full-Time
  • Location:
    Groton, CT
  • Job Type:
  • Experience:
    Not Specified
  • Date Posted:
    8/9/2020

Job Description

We have a current opportunity for an Environmental Specialist, to provide specialized transportation and disposal services to our clients, out of our Groton, CT location.

At Veolia, innovation is not only welcomed but embraced, because it is the key to the success of our business. Those who succeed with Veolia North America love to teach, learn, and work independently on contributions that they take pride in sharing with the entire team. We seek leaders—people who will take the initiative to finding solutions on their own, and communicating them to others in the pursuit of enhanced results for every customer and every team member.

Job Summary:
This position provides specialized transportation and disposal services to our clients.
Responsibilities include manifesting, packaging, spill response, labeling, loading/unloading,
coordinating transportation, and sampling/profiling 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.
 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.

Job Requirements

Education/Experience:
 High School diploma or General Educational Development (GED) required
 Bachelor’s degree in Chemistry or related science discipline preferred

Certification/Licenses:
 40-hour HAZWOPER Certification
 Valid Drivers License
 Ability to obtain a Class A or B Commercial Drivers License (CDL) with Hazardous (H) endorsement