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Environmental Technician in Sauget at Veolia North America

Date Posted: 12/3/2018

Job Snapshot

  • Employee Type:
    Full-Time
  • Location:
    Sauget
  • Job Type:
  • Experience:
    Not Specified
  • Date Posted:
    12/3/2018

Job Description

Turning waste into a resource

Environmental Specialist - Sauget, IL

Job Description

We are looking for candidates who have a background in the sciences and enjoy working on a variety of projects, in the field. Environmental Specialists are responsible for providing testing, packaging, labeling, and environmental compliance services to our clients for the proper transportation and disposal of waste materials.   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.


Environmental Specialist Summary:
Environmental Specialists are responsible for providing testing, packaging, labeling, and environmental compliance services to our clients for the proper transportation and disposal of waste materials.  Responsibilities include manifesting, packaging, labeling, loading/unloading, coordinating transportation, and sampling/profiling material while adhering to state and federal environmental, health, and safety regulations. There is overnight travel associated with this requisition.


Scope & Responsibilities:

·         Manifesting, packaging, labeling, loading, offloading, 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.

·        Operate and maintain all equipment in a professional manner to ensure optimum efficiency and effectiveness. 

Job Requirements

Qualifications:
•   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.

•   Valid Driver’s License

•   Successfully complete drug screen and pre-employment physical

Education/Experience:
Bachelor's degree in Chemistry or related science discipline preferred

High School diploma or GED required.

Certification/Licenses:
Valid Driver’s License
Ability to obtain a Class A or B Commercial Driver’s License (CDL) with Hazardous (H) endorsement

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