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Field Operation Supervisor in North Salt Lake, UT at Veolia North America

Date Posted: 11/19/2018

Job Snapshot

Job Description

What we do:
Managing the multiple challenges of hazardous waste to satisfy safety, environmental and regulatory directives require an experienced partner with a proven record in all three areas. From onsite pick-up to final treatment or disposal, Veolia North America assures safety, environmental responsibility and regulatory compliance by channeling hazardous waste through our network of over 450 company-owned or certified service centers nationwide. These service centers include treatment, recovery and disposal facilities, sales offices and transportation locations.

Job Summary

Responsible for overseeing the field operations activities and coordinating the day-to-day job activities of the team.  This position provides transportation and disposal services to our clients. Responsibilities include manifesting, packaging, spill clean-up response and remedial activities, labeling, loading, off loading & coordinating transportation, and sampling/profiling material while adhering to state and federal environmental, health, and safety regulations. Provides training and guidance to others.  Assists in preparing projects estimates

Knowledge Skills and Ability

  • Computer proficiency
  • Excellent interpersonal and communication skills
  • Time management: the ability to organize and manage multiple deadlines
  • Strong customer service orientation
  • Knowledge and understanding of contract terms and possess ability to follow through to completion.
  • Strong supervisory and leadership skills

Essential Duties and Responsibilities:
•         Leads teams in the packing, labeling, manifesting and shipping hazardous waste from the customer(s) site to appropriate disposal centers.
•         Comply and enforce all compliance, health and safety, and procedures in accordance with departmental policies and procedures.
•         Recognize and act on opportunities to increase value added services to customers.  Maintain professional & courteous communications with internal and external customers on a daily basis.
•         Knowledge of disposal site capabilities and limitations prior to shipping waste materials in ensure efficient disbursement and storage.
•         Ensure completion and accuracy of all DOT/EPA and VES-TS regulations required in submitting paperwork to expedite the disposal of hazardous waste materials.
•         Complete all mandatory training courses as required by OSHA as well as update refresher courses instituted by the company.
•         Operate and maintain all equipment in a professional manner to ensure optimum efficiency and effectiveness to complete project(s) in a timely manner.
•         Assists in the training of lower level field personnel
Non-Essential Duties and Responsibilities:
•         Other duties as assigned.


Job Requirements


  • Bachelor’s degree in related field or equivalent work experience required
  • 2 to 4 years of hazardous waste experience required
  • Supervisory experience preferred 


•   Driver’s License

At Veolia, you’ll find excellent rewards and benefits, along with the chance to make a difference in our world. We offer exceptional career-development opportunities as well as the potential to work in other destinations where our organization has a presence.
In addition to an exciting, dynamic workplace, here are some of the benefits we offer:
•         Medical, dental and vision insurance
•         Life and AD&D insurance
•         Long- and short-term disability insurance
•         Flexible benefit plans
•         Voluntary group legal
•         Adoption reimbursement
•         College-savings plan
•         Employee Assistance Program (EAP)
•         Tuition reimbursement
•         Employer matched 401(k) plan
•         Paid time off to include vacation, holidays, sick and personal
•         Employee referral program
•         Incentive bonus programs
•         Domestic and international mobility opportunities
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We are an equal opportunity employer