US Ecology Environmental Technician in Milford, Michigan
bAbout You/bYou're a reliable, motivated and team-oriented person who likes to pitch in and keep things clean and safe. You enjoy working both inside and outside, and you'll do what it takes to get the job done safely and effectively. You know how to manage your time, and colleagues can count on you to be patient, tactful and cooperative. You desire to learn new skills, be part of a team and advance within a growing company.b /bbPosition Snapshot/bbrEnvironmental Technicians identify, collect, transport, process, package and prepare hazardous and universal wastes, recyclables and solid waste for storage and disposal. You'll play an integral role in supporting the Project Manager onsite.brbDay in the Life /bbrAfter grabbing your favorite morning beverage, you can expect to:ulliSuit up in your PPE (Personal Protective Equipment)./liliConduct inspections onsite and share your findings with the Project Manager./liliCollect, load and containerize materials, and prepare them for storage or shipment./liliOperate a forklift (or similar equipment) to load, unload and move materials./liliCheck on waste containers throughout the facility (you'll notify your Project Manager when containers are full, or if shipments are required)./li/ulbPerforms other, related duties as assigned./b These are duties which may not be specifically listed in the class specification or position description, but which are within the general occupational series and responsibility level typically associated with the employee's class of work.brbWhat you need to apply/bulliHigh School Diploma or GED/liliPreferred Certifications: 40 Hour HAZWOPER, 8 Hour HAZWOPER, DOT, RCRA/liliRelevant experience in the environmental industry preferred/liliModerate computer skills (Microsoft Suite)/liliValid driver's license/liliForklift certification/license preferred/liliAbility to pass pre-employment background checks and drug screening/liliComfort wearing a respirator if needed./li/ulbAbout Us/bUS Ecology helps our customers keep the environment clean by doing the hard but rewarding work of safely disposing of hazardous and regulated waste. In short, we work to provide a sustainable future for our children and their grandchildren.bFor your hard work/bulliOpportunity for professional growth/liliEmployer paid certifications and training/liliBenefits/liliPaid Time Off Holidays/liliPension/liliFind out more at /li/ulUS Ecology is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer. We consider all qualified applicants without regard to race, religion, color, sex, gender, national origin, age, sexual orientation, disability or veteran status, among other factors.BR/US Ecology is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer. We consider all qualified applicants without regard to race, religion, color, sex, gender, national origin, age, sexual orientation, disability or veteran status, among other factors.