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Environmental Specialist I - Torrance, CA in Torrance, CA at Veolia North America

Date Posted: 1/18/2019

Job Snapshot

  • Employee Type:
    Full-Time
  • Location:
    Torrance, CA
  • Job Type:
  • Experience:
    Not Specified
  • Date Posted:
    1/18/2019

Job Description

Environmental Specialist I - Torrance, CA
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.
 
Non-Essential Duties and Responsibilities:
  • Operate and maintain all equipment in a professional manner to ensure optimum efficiency and effectiveness.
  • Other duties as assigned.



Job Requirements

•         Strong team player
•         Excellent interpersonal and communication skills
•         Time management: the ability to organize and manage multiple deadlines
•         Strong customer service orientation
•         Computer proficiency
•         Ability to follow through on assignments.



Education:

  • 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


 Veolia is an E/O/E