Technician

    • Job Tracking ID: 512458-659538
    • Job Location: Orlando, FL
    • Job Level: Mid Career (2+ years)
    • Level of Education: High School/GED
    • Job Type: Full-Time/Regular
    • Date Updated: December 07, 2018
    • Years of Experience: 2 - 5 Years
    • Starting Date: December 11, 2018
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Job Description:

FUNCTION:

Non-exempt. Technician shall work under the guidance and direction of the Chemist or Project Manager.

DUTIES:

  • Responsible for the identification, classification, and safe removal of hazardous materials,
  • Responsible for safely transporting these materials to the Contractor’s accumulation area and be able to identify potential hazards related to the handling of these materials.
  • Perform additional duties as assigned.

WORKING CONDITIONS:

Continuous field/facility work required where there is potential for exposure to chemicals, noise, dust and hot and cold temperatures. Climbing, walking and lifting will be normal daily requirements.

FULL-TIME AND PART-TIME POSITIONS AVAILABLE - PLEASE NOTE PREFERENCE WHEN APPLYING

Experience and Skills:

QUALIFICATIONS:

  • High school diploma or equivalent.
  • At least two (2) years of experience in the collection and proper handling of household hazardous waste (HHW) and participated in the receiving, identification, handling, and packaging of chemicals and hazardous materials received as part of the management of hazardous materials at similar HHW management operations.
  • Fork lift operator, preferred.

TRAINING:

  • Successful completion of a forty (40)-hour OSHA hazardous waste workers training course.
  • Complete eight 8 hour refresher course annually as required to maintain current certification.
  • Completion of first aid and CPR training and be familiar with the emergency application of the same.
  • Complete annual refresher training in proper management and shipping of hazardous waste that includes identification, classification, consolidation, labeling, packaging, lab packing, and record keeping. Training must include hazardous waste management, spill response, preparedness and prevention, and record keeping.
  • Completion of initial comprehensive training in managing and transporting hazardous waste that includes hazardous waste identification, classification, consolidation, labeling, packaging, lab packing, land disposal restrictions, and record keeping.