Environmental Specialist I in Wantagh, NY at Veolia North America

Date Posted: 12/11/2019

Job Snapshot

  • Employee Type:
    Full-Time
  • Location:
    Wantagh, NY
  • Job Type:
  • Experience:
    Not Specified
  • Date Posted:
    12/11/2019

Job Description

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: 

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

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 (preferred)
Valid Drivers License
Ability to obtain a Class B Commercial Drivers License (CDL) with Hazardous (H) endorsement

Knowledge, Skills and Ability:
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.