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Field Chemist - Cannon Falls,MN

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Location: Cannon Falls, MN, United States
Date Posted: Oct 1, 2021
Category: Chemical Tech & Management
Job ID: 74429

Job Description

The Opportunity:

The Opportunity

Our Rosemount, MN InSite branch is currently seeking an Field Chemist. This person would be responsible for assisting in the collection, identification and proper packaging and/or lab packing of hazardous and non-hazardous waste at this specific site location as well as spill response activities on site.

This position is not in a typical lab setting, this position requires up to 100% field work in various working conditions, mainly in an industrial refinery setting with hands on physical labor tasks associated with the position.

Why work for Clean Harbors?

  • Health and Safety is our #1 priority and we live it 3-6-5;
  • $17.00 - $20.00 per hour depending on experience, for this full-time position;
  • Company Paid for iPhone with Data plan;
  • Annual boot allowance, all PPE and uniforms provided and cleaned daily;
  • 10 Paid Vacation, 3 Paid Personal and 5 Paid days off per year;
  • Opportunities for growth, development and internal promotion;
  • Comprehensive health benefits coverage after 30 days of full-time employment;
  • Group 401K with company matching component, tuition reimbursement;
  • Company paid certifications, licenses and training including HAZWOPER 40.

Key Responsibilities:

  • Health and Safety is our number one goal! This is demonstrated by following policies, processes, and acting in a safe manner at all times;
  • Loading, packaging and segregation of materials and waste products;
  • Servicing drum/waste collection areas ensuring supplies are provided, drum labelling, drum inspections;
  • General warehouse housekeeping;
  • Spill response activities, including spill containment, equipment and environmental decontamination, etc;
  • Uses Microsoft Office and web-based programs to enter material information;
  • 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 to the policies and procedures of Clean Harbors.


  • Previous general labor/construction experience required;
  • Previous environmental/waste management/spill response experience an asset;
  • Degree in Sciences (i.e. Chemistry, Biology, Environmental) a strong asset;
  • Driver License and 3 years clean MVR preferred, to operate company vehicles on site;
  • Basic computer skills, experience with Microsoft office and web-based programs an asset;
  • 40 hour OSHA Training an asset;
  • Ability to travel up to 5% of the time in the event that help is needed at another facility. 

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 

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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