Environmental Specialist in Middlesex, NJ at Veolia North America

Date Posted: 9/3/2020

Job Snapshot

  • Employee Type:
    Full-Time
  • Location:
    Middlesex, NJ
  • Job Type:
  • Experience:
    Not Specified
  • Date Posted:
    9/3/2020

Job Description


Environmental Specialist
Middlesex, NJ
Full Time, Days
Medical, Dental, Vision, Prescription, 401k Match, Paid Time off
$16.50/hr 


We have a current opportunity for an Environmental Specialist, with the ability to move up in the organization.  This position provides hazardous and nonhazardous waste management services to our customers.
 
Responsibilities include manifesting, packaging of materials, spill response, labeling of packages/drums, loading/unloading trucks, coordinating transportation, and sampling/profiling material.
 
Experience with hazardous waste is preferred but not required, we will train!
 
We are looking for a candidate with a stable work history, strong work ethic, who are eager to learn. Excellent customer service and communication skills are essential in this role.
 


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 (will provide training)
Valid Drivers License
 
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.
 
Essential Duties and Responsibilities: (will provide training)

  • 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.


 
About Veolia:
Veolia offers the most complete range of environmental solutions to meet the challenges of cities, governments, campuses, businesses and industries. Our network of talent and hands-on know-how is unique and unrivaled. 
We help our customers address their environmental and sustainability challenges in energy, water and waste. That means improving our clients' energy efficiency, better managing their water and wastewater, and recovering resources from their wastes. We do this in a safe, cost-effective and innovative manner for more than 550 communities and more than 30,000 businesses, campuses and organizations throughout North America. 
 


We are an equal opportunity employer M/F/D/V
 

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 (will provide training)
Valid Drivers License