Environmental Technician in Dayton, OH at Veolia North America

Date Posted: 9/18/2020

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    Dayton, OH
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Job Description

Veolia Water Technologies, Inc. Dayton is currently seeking an Environmental Technician to work in the Dayton Ohio area.
Veolia Water Technologies Dayton is a full-service industrial water management company with a focus on a cost effective blend of service, chemistry and equipment technologies. With our balanced process management approach to water-related issues, we are able to create and implement innovative, sustainable, custom water solutions that reduce the overall cost of operation and compliance. Veolia Water Technologies, an industry leader in providing water and wastewater solutions to industrial and municipal customers. Veolia Water Technologies is a Veolia company. Veolia provides water services through public-private partnerships and industrial outsourcing agreements and is comprised of the top water professionals in every corner of the globe. Our parent company, Veolia Environnement (VE), is a world leader in environmental services. VE is based in France and is comprised of four business segments that serve the environmental needs of customers globally: Veolia Water, Veolia Environmental Services, and Veolia Energy. 

This position is a field position that works on-site at a client’s location performing various tasks to ensure compliance with environmental regulations including: Clean Air Act, Clean Water Act, RCRA, SARA, TSCA, ISO 14001, and other environmental functions as assigned.  Work schedule (40 hrs/wk) may include working on a Saturday or a Sunday on a weekly basis.  Traits of a good candidate: responsible, tenacious, detail-oriented, thorough, and good time-management skills.

Essential Duties and Responsibilities:

  • Waste management activities, including:
  • Hazardous, non hazardous, and universal waste sampling, identification, labeling, storage, inspections, and shipping
  • Shipping materials in accordance with DOT requirements
  • Training of plant personnel in the proper handling of waste materials
  • Provide leadership in recycling programs
  • Management of wastewater, stormwater, and groundwater activities including:
  • Scheduling sampling and monitoring activities to satisfy permit requirements
  • Evaluating sample data for compliance
  • Preparing monthly and annual compliance reports such as DMRs and annual water withdrawal reports
  • Completing quarterly stormwater inspections
  • Assist environmental engineer or EHS manager with:
  • NPDES or POTW permit applications
  • Air permit monitoring, reporting, and permitting
  • Assist with Tier 2 and TRI Reporting 
  • Assist with ISO 14001 program creation and maintenance
  • Assist with spill response and reporting
  • Comply with all client and Veolia safety programs 
  • May provide assistance in operating the wastewater treatment plant including:
  • Physical/chemical treatment of wastewater
  • Basic analysis of wastewater to determine proper treatment
  • Evaluate maintenance needs and schedule repairs with facility maintenance
  • Coordinate with Veolia purchasing department to order wastewater treatment supplies, such as equipment and chemicals, in order to maintain the client’s wastewater treatment equipment.
  • Compile data for monthly operating reports to Veolia management and client management.

Job Requirements

Education and Experience Requirements:

  • Associates degree in Environmental Science related field (minimum).
  • Must be proficient with Google Suite and MS Office.
  • 5 years experience in environmental compliance management required.

VWS offers you a competitive compensation and benefits package, along with a dynamic work environment.  We offer challenging projects and training to ensure you success.