The Environmental Specialist Driver is responsible for the identification, removal, packaging, transportation, and disposing of various hazardous materials in compliance with proper procedures for hazardous and non-hazardous waste handling and management.
Key Job Activities:
Using a “sprinter van”, pick up and transport waste safely according to all federal, state, and local rules and regulations. Label containers and complete pre-printed manifests / workorders. 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.
Classify, segregate, and inventory waste containers in storage for shipment. Conducts lab pack operations. 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.
Education equivalent to a high school diploma and six months or more driving experience required.
Valid drivers license (Class C) with Haz endorsement; some experience with a transport van preferred.
May require mandatory immunizations and credentialing based on customer requirements.
Demonstrates strong working knowledge of Environmental/Regulatory/DOT rules and regulations.
Demonstrates the ability to read a map.
May require forklift driver certification and six or more months of relevant experience.
Demonstrates excellent knowledge of various computer software applications including Microsoft Excel, Word, and Outlook.
Maintains a current Medical Examiner’s Certificate (MEC) issued by a doctor approved by Stericycle.
Must work safely and carefully to prevent injury to self and others while driving, loading, and unloading vehicle.
We are an Equal Opportunity Employer and do not discriminate against any employee or applicant for employment because of race, color, sex, age, national origin, religion, sexual orientation, gender identity, status as a veteran, and basis of disability or any other federal, state or local protected class.