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

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.