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Material Handler- Environmental

Location: North Kingstown, RI, United States
Date Posted: Jan 16, 2023
Category: Chemist & Chemist Management
Job ID: 119748

Job Description


Clean Harbors in North Kingstown, RI is looking for Hazardous Waste Material Handler to join the team.  Known internally as the InSite Technician you will be responsible for the collection, identification, and proper packaging and/or lab packing of hazardous us and non-hazardous waste at this specific location as well as spill response activities on site. This position offers company training to acquire a CDL Class B Driver’s License.


Why work for Clean Harbors?

  • Health and Safety is our #1 priority, and we live it 3-6-5!
  • Competitive wages
  • Comprehensive health benefits coverage after 30 days of full-time employment
  • Group 401K with company matching component
  • Opportunities for growth and development for all the stages of your career
  • Generous paid time off, company paid training and tuition reimbursement
  • Positive and safe work environments


Key Responsibilities:

  • Ensuring that Health and Safety is the number one priority by complying with all safe work practices, policies, and processes and always acting in a safe manner
  • Responsible for collecting, identifying, and packaging Hazardous waste produced within customer facility
  • Prepare waste drums for pick-up and delivery
  • Answer phone calls and manage customer request
  • Maintain cleanliness of work area and grounds
  • Completes and submits all associated paperwork as required for waste tracking movements
Ensure drum count is correct and that drum conditions are shippable in accordance with the policies and procedures of Clean Harbors



  • High School Diploma or GED Equivalent
  • Valid DL & clean driving record
  • Ability to obtain/retain Class B CDL with Endorsements upon hire
  • Experience with handling hazardous materials is a plus but not required
  • Strong customer service skills
  • Local travel as business demands require.
  • College degree in chemistry, biology or other natural science preferred but not required


Wondering what to expect in starting your career with Clean Harbors? Click Here to view a Day in the Life Video!

40-years of sustainability in action. Clean Harbors is the leading provider of environmental, energy and industrial services throughout the United States, Canada, Mexico and Puerto Rico.  Everywhere industry meets environment, Clean Harbors is on-site, providing premier environmental, energy and industrial services. We are solving tough problems through innovation and proven methodology – come be part of the solution with us.

Join our safety focused team today!  To learn more about our company, and to apply online for this exciting opportunity, visit us at

 For additional information about driver career opportunities, please call us at 1-833-32-DRIVE (1-833-32-37483)

We thank all those interested in joining the Clean Harbors team; however only those that complete the online application and meet the minimum job qualifications will be considered for this role.

 Clean Harbors is a Military & Veteran friendly


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