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Environmental Specialist - Driver Trainee
  • Job ID #: 30403
  • Position Type: Full-Time
  • Education Required: HS Diploma/GED
  • Experience Required: Not Indicated
  • Location: US-RI-Providence
  • Functional Area: Transportation
  • Relocation Provided:

Position Description:
Responsible for completions of HazWoper training and DOT certification within first 90 days. This role will work alongside an Environmental Driver Specialist to learn the role.
Key Job Activities:
Ride with other Environmental Driver Specialists to pick up and transport waste safely according to all federal, state, and local rules and regulations.
Learn how to label containers, complete pre-printed manifests / work orders and schedule shipments into or off site.
Performs warehouse work related to receipt, shipment, storage, distribution, or delivery of waste materials. Loads, unloads, moves, or stores items according to delivery or routing documents, or supervisor instructions and performing general housekeeping duties.
Operates a hand truck, forklift, or other heavy equipment depending on location.
Learn how to properly classify, segregate, and inventory waste containers in storage for shipment as well as pack small laboratory containers of chemical waste into larger containers for shipment.
Performs various regulatory compliance and safety tasks including, but not limited to:
• Pre-trip inspections of vehicle
• Report all losses, spills, accidents, and safety violations to supervisor immediately.
• Resolve leaking containers/containers in non-DOT shippable condition.
Other duties and responsibilities as assigned.

Position Requirements:
Demonstrates the ability to identify and understand customer needs; takes appropriate actions to ensure customer needs are met and proactively searches of ways to increase customer satisfaction.
Demonstrates the ability to manage own time, activities, and resources. Identify specific activities required to accomplish objectives, rank them in order of importance, and coordinate and take action to achieve desired results.
Demonstrates the ability to present ideas and information in a clear, concise, organized and diplomatic manner; listen to others to respond effectively to ideas and questions.
Demonstrates the ability to create and maintain a high level of professionalism, confidence and accountability with customer
Demonstrates the highest level of Company ethics and values at all times.
Demonstrates the ability to promote Company services and values in a positive, professional manner at all times.
Demonstrates the ability to persist with a specific course of action. Must be willing to commit the necessary time and effort to complete work assignments and do a quality job.

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