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Operations Manager in Philadelphia, PA at Veolia North America

Date Posted: 1/11/2019

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Job Description

About us:
With 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.
Job Summary:
As our Operations Manager, you will be responsible for supervising and scheduling day-to-day operational activities to include troubleshooting, health, safety, and environmental compliance issues and policies, quality assurance/control, determining cost of supplies versus labor, provide technical expertise on operational modifications, hiring and training of subordinates, etc. 

Assist immediate supervisor in the annual preparation of goals versus forecasted budgeted allowances as well as conducting special exploratory assignments.

Essential Duties and Responsibilities:
•         Enforces all compliance, health and safety policies and procedures in accordance with departmental and regional requirements.
•         Oversee compliance with all OSHA, EPA, DOT, and all other governmental regulations.
•         Attends and arranges for all required training courses.   
•         Oversees operation of all equipment including maintenance to ensure optimum utilization. 
•         Assists with the training of team members to ensure appropriate performance standards within the various functional areas of the site.
•         Maintain a professional image to clients by answering inquiries and suggesting alternative solutions to existing and/or potential problems.
•         Shipping and Receiving Wastes
•         Waste tracking control.

•         Emergency Coordinator Duties 

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

Job Requirements

Knowledge, Skills and Ability:
•         Extensive knowledge in the following areas: DOT, EPA, TSCA, and OSHA
•         Knowledge of site capabilities and limitations prior to treatment and/or shipping hazardous & non-hazardous waste materials to ensure efficient disbursement and storage.
•         Computer proficient
•         Strong team player
•         Excellent interpersonal and communication skills
•         Time management: the ability to organize and manage multiple deadlines
•         Strong customer service orientation
•         Strong supervisory and leadership skills
•         Ability to create & prepare reports as necessary

•         Knowledge of all operations on site

•         BS in Chemistry or related science discipline or equivalent work experience preferred
•         4 to 6 years of hazardous waste experience preferred
•         24 hour HAZWOPER

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