Environmental Specialist - North Salt Lake City, UT in North Salt Lake, UT at Veolia North America

Date Posted: 6/23/2020

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Job Description

Environmental Specialist I
North Salt Lake City, UT

Position requires daily local travel, overnight stays and extended work hours

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.
 
Scope & 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

High School diploma or General Educational Development (GED) required
A valid driver’s license required
Bachelor’s degree in Chemistry or related science discipline preferred
Prior work experience in the hazardous waste/related industry preferred
40-hour HAZWOPER Certification preferred
Class A or B CDL with Hazmat endorsement preferred
Employment is contingent upon a successful background check and drug screen.