Environmental Specialist in Creedmoor, NC at Veolia North America

Date Posted: 12/8/2019

Job Snapshot

  • Employee Type:
    Full-Time
  • Location:
    Creedmoor, NC
  • Job Type:
  • Experience:
    Not Specified
  • Date Posted:
    12/8/2019

Job Description


Environmental Specialist
$16-17/hr 
Full time 

Medical, Dental, Vision, 401k, Vacation 

 
We have a current opportunity for an Environmental Specialist to work on-site at one of our customer locations providing hazardous and nonhazardous waste management services.
 
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.
 
 
Benefits and Compensation: 
At Veolia, you’ll find excellent rewards and benefits, along with the chance to make a difference in our world 

We offer an exciting, dynamic workplace, with a comprehensive benefit package that includes:
•         Competitive Pay
•         Medical/prescription
•         Dental
•         Vision
•         Spending accounts — flexible spending accounts (FSAs) and the health savings account (HSA)
•         Supplemental life and accidental death & dismemberment (AD&D) insurance
•         Supplemental long-term disability insurance
•         Voluntary group legal
•         Voluntary identity theft protection
•         Long-term and Short-term Disability Insurance
•         Flexible benefit plans
•         Adoption Reimbursement
•         College-Savings Plan
•         Employee Assistance Program (EAP)
•         Tuition Reimbursement
•         Employer Matched 401(K) Plan
•         Employee discount programs including: Pet insurance, Home insurance, Auto insurance
•         Work Life Balance/Paid time off
•         Paid Holidays
•         Paid Vacation
•         Paid Sick Days
•         On the job training
•         Career Advancement
•         Uniform & Safety Equipment Provided
•         Employee referral program
•         Incentive Bonus Programs
•         Domestic and International transfer opportunities

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. 
 
Veolia’s MidAtlantic Branch locations include:

 
3100 Hedley Street
Philadelphia, PA 19137
 
2176 Will Suitt Road
Creedmoor, NC 27522 
 
24 Commerce Parkway
Fredericksburg, VA 22406
 
1530 Clugston Road
York PA 17404
 
1301 Bellwood Rd
North Chesterfield, VA 23237  

126 Commercial Drive

Mooresville, NC 28115 
 
Building E5864
PO Box 22

Aberdeen Proving Grounds, MD 21010 

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

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Job Requirements

Qualifications:

  • Computer proficiency
  • High School diploma or General Educational Development (GED) required
  • Bachelor's degree in Chemistry or related field preferred, but not required
  • Valid Drivers License required
  • CDL-B with HAZMAT endorsement and/or 40-hour HAZWOPER certification preferred, but not required