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Forklift Operator

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Location: Lawton, OK, United States
Date Posted: Jul 27, 2020
Category: Technician
Job ID: 66533

Job Description


The Opportunity

Clean Harbors based out of Lawton, OK. As a Forklift Operator you will be responsible for using a forklift to move material throughout the customer's facility. This will include chemical pickups throughout the facility and segregating for proper disposal. Other tasks may include handling of hazardous materials on a customer site. 

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
  • Generous paid time off, company paid training and tuition reimbursement
  • Positive and safe work environments
  • Opportunities for growth and development for all the stages of your career

Key Responsibilities: 

  • Ensuring that Health and Safety is the number one priority by complying with all safe work practices, policies, and processes and acting in a safe manner at all times
  • Safe operation of a forklift to move material throughout the customer's facility
  • Conduct chemical bulking/consolidation as required
  • Proper packaging of waste to maximize efficiency and maintain compliance
  • Ensure work area maintained in a neat and orderly manner
  • Participate in spill response on customer’s site as needed
  • Attend all compliance and safety update meetings
  • Inspect drums for container integrity and regulatory compliance
  • Safe loading and unloading of waste hauling vehicles
What does it take to work for Clean Harbors?
  • High School Diploma or GED Equivalent;
  • Previous forklift experience is required;
  • Previous warehouse experience is an asset;
  • Previous experience with handling hazardous waste is an asset;
  • Ability to work in a fast paced work environment;
  • Ability to lift up to 50 lbs. repetitively.

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

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 one-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.

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 company.


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