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Equipment / Vacuum Operator

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Location: Delaware City, DE, United States
Date Posted: Jul 14, 2020
Category: Equipment Operator
Job ID: 66639

Job Description


The Opportunity

Based out of Delaware City, DE. As an Equipment/Vacuum Operator you will operate an 80 Barrel Vacuum Truck which requires a Class B CDL. Also assisting with the operation of Excavators or Centrifuges at a Clean Harbors facility or at a customer location. Equipment Operators ensure units have daily maintenance duties performed and communicates any problems or issues with the unit immediately upon discovery. 

Why work for Clean Harbors?

  • Health and Safety is our #1 priority and we live it 3-6-5!
  • Opportunity for growth, development and internal promotion;
  • Comprehensive Health, Dental, Vision and Life Insurance coverage after 30 days of employment;
  • Health Savings Account and Flexible Spending Account options available!
  • 401K with company matching component, tuition reimbursement;
  • Company paid certifications, licenses and training: DOT, Confined Space Entry, RCRA, HAZWOPER 40.

Key Responsibilities

  • Ensures Health and Safety is the number one goal by following policies, processes, and acting in a safe manner at all time;
  • Operation of vacuum trucks, excavators and centrifuge within customer facilities;
  • Assiting with loading and the disposal of waste within the facility;
  • Assists with moving drums as necessary;
  • Assures unit is never operated in an unsafe manner or in a manner which is inconsistent with Standard Operating Procedures.


  • 1+ years of commercial driving experience required;
  • Previous experience operating vacuum trucks required;
  • Class B CDL License required;
  • Tanker Endorsement required;
  • Ability to drive a manual transmission required;
  • Previous experince operating excavators;
  • TWIC Card required.
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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.

For more 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 company. *CH

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