Material Handler in Hillsboro, OR at Veolia North America

Date Posted: 6/30/2019

Job Snapshot

Job Description

Veolia North America has nearly 200,000 employees worldwide, be part of a team that provides water, environmental and energy management solutions that contribute directly to the sustainable development and competitiveness of people, businesses and industry.

Material Handlers -
Hillsboro, OR
Medical, Dental, Vision, 401k

Job Duties:

Essential Duties and Responsibilities:
• Load and unload various size containers (totes, drums, tankers, trailers. etc.)

• Construct boxes and/or fiber containers and stacks, labels, and loads containers.

• Use a variety of tools such as impact wrenches, shovels, jackhammers, etc.

• Transport hazardous waste materials from storage facilities within the facility as directed.

• Decontaminate and dispose of empty drums and/or containers according to RCRA and disposal guidelines.

• Assist in completing all necessary paperwork for processing materials to include transportation of materials to and from various locations.

• Perform general housekeeping duties.

• Maintain a clean, organized and safe work area.

• Inspection material handling equipment as directed.

• Assist in the loading/unloading of hazardous and non-hazardous waste materials at designated sites utilizing appropriate equipment for which you are appropriately trained.

Job Requirements

•         High School diploma or General Educational Development (GED) preferred
•         Prior work experience of 3 to 6 months in the hazardous waste or chemical industry in a related position with proficiency in handling forklifts and a variety of tools preferred
• 40-Hour HAZWOPER training preferred
Knowledge, Skills and Ability:
•  Ability to communicate through reading and writing
•  Trained in the use of material handling equipment

VEOLIA is an Equal Opportunity Employer