Utility Laborer (Union) 1st Shift - Menomonee Falls in Menomonee Falls, WI at Veolia North America

Date Posted: 7/17/2020

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Job Description

Operations Utility Laborer
1st shift

Veolia, a leading international hazardous waste management company, has an immediate opportunity for an entry-level Laborer in our Menomonee Falls, WI facility.
 
This position requires handling and transfer of hazardous material, waste sampling and tracking, loading/unloading trucks, and emergency response.  High School diploma or equivalent (18 years or older) is required.
 
We offer a competitive compensation and a comprehensive benefits package including medical/dental/vision coverage.
 
Principals only.  We are an Equal Opportunity Employer, M/F/V/D, committed to promoting a diverse workplace.  Drug-free work environment.    Pre-employment drug screen is required.

 
 
 Knowledge, Skills and Ability:
•          Ability to effectively communicate through reading and writing
•          Ability to safely operate material handling equipment such as fork trucks, hand trucks, roll-off trucks, etc.
•          Basic knowledge of chemical hazards.
 
Essential Duties and Responsibilities:
•          Load and unload various size containers (totes, drums, tankers, trailers. etc.)
•          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 various on-site locations. 
•          Act in a safe manner at all times to prevent accidents.
•          Notify supervisor/manager of all incidents and accidents within established timeframes.
 
Non-Essential Duties and Responsibilities :
•          Other duties as assigned.

 

Job Requirements

Education/Experience:
•          High School diploma or General Educational Development (GED) required.
•          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.
 
Certification/Licenses:
•          HAZWOPER training provided
•          Forklift Certification