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Field Supervisor in Chandler, AZ at Veolia North America

Date Posted: 5/4/2018

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Job Description

Field Operations Supervisor

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.

Summary: 

Responsible for supervising field operations and employees on a job site resulting in the safe management, transportation, and disposal of hazardous waste materials.  Coordinates day-to-day job activities to ensure appropriate measures in the removal and disposal of waste in a timely manner.  Interacts with the customer keeping them informed of project status and any change orders required.

Essential Duties and Responsibilities:
•         Supervise teams in the packing, labeling, manifesting and shipping hazardous waste from the customer(s) site to appropriate disposal facilities.
 
•         Comply and enforce all compliance, health and safety, and PAD 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.
 
•         Good knowledge and understanding of contract terms and pricing to ensure the project is completed as proposed, or that a contract change order is implemented (if applicable) prior to leaving the job site.
 
•         Knowledge of disposal site capabilities and limitations prior to shipping waste materials to insure efficient disbursement and storage.
 
•         Ensure completion and accuracy of all DOT/EPA and VES-TS regulations and required in submitting paperwork to expedite disposal and hazardous waste materials pertaining to the transportation of hazardous and non-hazardous materials.
 
•         Perform daily inspections of vehicle and/or trailer prior to driving to ensure safety and integrity of equipment.
 

•         Ensure that DOT requirements such as vehicle weight limits, driver log books, vehicle inspection records, transportation permits, special permits, insurance cards, registration, fuel trip reports, IFTA fuel stickers, or other paperwork is up-to-date and valid.

Job Requirements

Knowledge, Skills and Ability:
•         Strong team player, motivator, mentor, and trainer
•         Excellent interpersonal and communication skills
•         Time management: the ability to organize and manage multiple deadlines and simultaneous tasks
•         Strong customer service orientation
•         Computer proficient in windows, word, excel, and e-mail at a minimum
•         Ability to follow through on assignments
•         Good knowledge and understanding of basic chemistry and hazards of chemicals
•         Strong knowledge of 40 and 49 CFR and frequently used citations
 
Education/Experience

  • •       BS in Chemistry or BA in related science discipline or equivalent work experience required
  • •         2 to 4 years of hazardous waste experience required
  • •         Supervisory experience preferred  


Certification/Licenses:
•         Class A or B Commercial Drivers License (CDL)
•         40-hour HAZWOPER Training
•         Environmental Specialist III Competency Test
Benefits:
  • 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
  • Vacation
  • Holidays
  • Sick days
  • Personal days