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Onsite Specialist-Creedmore,NC in Creedmoor, NC at Veolia North America

Date Posted: 7/3/2018

Job Snapshot

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  • Location:
    Creedmoor, NC
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    Not Specified
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Job Description

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.

Environmental Specialist (OnSite Specialist)
This position provides specialized transportation and disposal services to our clients. Responsibilities include manifesting, packaging, spill response, labeling, loading/unloading, coordinating transportation, and sampling/profiling material while adhering to state and federal environmental, health, and safety regulations.

Essential responsibilities and duties include: Essential responsibilities and duties include:
• Manage hazardous and chemical waste programs for clients onsite following Resource Conservation and Recovery Act (RCRA), Department of Transportation (DOT), and other state and federal government agencies’ regulations
• Execute onsite support services for the entire life-cycle of a hazardous materials management programs at client sites by performing chemical inventories, segregating chemicals, and shipping waste off-site
• Characterize, consolidate, pack, and ship hazardous waste for clients per RCRA, DOT and Veolia guidelines/regulations
• Implement and follow customer SOP's, as well as, make adjustments through customer process to accurately reflect the process.
• Perform and document environmental health and safety audits for clients in their facilities and laboratories
• Adhere to Veolia and its clients' Health and Safety Practices, as well as, establish a Safety Culture.
• Interaction with client and client subcontractors in a professional manner.
• Tracking and verification of reporting personnel's time.
• Respond to chemical spill emergencies by managing the containment, clean up, and disposal of hazardous materials
• Ability to wear a respirator and other personal protective equipment as needed.
• Proficiency in the use of Windows, Microsoft Office, as well as, Google business platforms
• Overtime and some weekend work is expected as needed.
• Understanding and following oral and written instructions,/procedures
• Establishing work plans and schedules for personnel and subcontractors.
• Valid driver’s license and ability to obtain a Class B Commercial Driver's License with Haz Mat endorsements.
• Ability to lift 50 lbs.
• Strong computer skills with database, Microsoft and Google office suites.

Job Requirements

BS/BA in Environmental Science, Chemistry, Biology, or Safety
and Occupational Health preferred, but all majors are welcome
to apply. Experience may be substituted in lieu of a degree.
Ability to work as a member of a team as well as an individual
Leadership experience/potential
Supervisory experience
Strong communication, problem solving, and relationship
building skills
3+ years in the hazardous waste industry characterizing,
profiling, containerization of materials, labpacking, shipping, as
well as, completing all required regulatory paperwork for
shipment and disposal of non-hazardous & hazardous materials
& wastes.
Preferred Skills:
Demonstrated knowledge of RCRA and requirements relating to
the identification of waste and generator inspections.
Completion of 40 Hour OSHA Hazwoper
CPR and First Aid Training
Commercial Driver’s License
Experience in a customer service environment