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Lead Material Handler/Warehouse Associate

Location: Elgin, IL, United States
Date Posted: Sep 10, 2021
Category: General Labor
Job ID: 76902

Job Description

The Opportunity:

Safety-Kleen Elgin, IL is looking for a Lead Material Handler/Warehouse Associate to join their safety conscious team! Our Lead Material Handler /Warehouse is responsible for unloading and loading waste from route trucks, stocking the warehouse, prepping loads for shipment, and assisting with inventory. Additional duties include admin duties such as reports and time logs.  Supervising 2-3 team members. As well as operating a forklift and driving trucks within the yard as needed. 

1st shift, Monday-Friday, 9:00 AM – 6:00 PM


Why work for Safety-Kleen? 

  • 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:  

  • Ensures 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;
  • Supervise 2-3 warehouse personnel;
  • Unload containerized waste and used oil from the route truck;
  • Reload route trucks with supplies and equipment for next day’s runs;
  • Stock the warehouse with received materials;
  • Order inventory and assist with inventory count at warehouse, using RF scanner;
  • Prepare waste loads for shipment;
  • Housekeeping in the branch (painting, picking up trash, sweeping, cleaning, straightening);
  • Perform minor repairs on parts washers at the warehouse;
  • Supervise third party bulk liquid transfers;
  • Driver box truck to transfer Hazardous waste;
  • Drive box truck to assist with services when needed;
  • Other duties as required.


What does it take to work for Safety-Kleen? 

  • Supervisory experience preferred;
  • 1 to 3 years warehouse experience preferred;
  • Proficient computer skills required;
  • CDL is preferred or the ability to obtain one;
  • Forklift experience preferred;
  • HS diploma or GED equivalent required
  • Clean valid drivers’ license;
  • Ability to work at heights and outdoors in the elements as needed;
  • Well organized with a strong attention to detail;
  • Ability to work with minimal supervision.

Safety-Kleen Systems, a Clean Harbors company, has a commitment to excellence deeply rooted in a strong sense of tradition. Our entire business model revolves around keeping North American businesses green. We generate more than $1.2 billion in annual revenue as a world-class environmental service organization and market leader in industrial hazardous waste management, parts-cleaning technology, and oil re-refining. We collect over 200 million gallons of used motor oil each year and we have the largest re-refinery capacity in North America allowing us to re-refine more than 150 million gallons each year.
Every day, we help our customers resolve their waste management needs and reduce their carbon footprint. PROTECTION. CHOICES. PEOPLEMAKE GREEN WORK.

Clean Harbors is an equal opportunity employer. We do not discriminate against applicants due to race, ancestry, color, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, religion, age, physical or mental disability, veteran status, or on the basis of any other federal, state/provincial or local protected class.

Safety-Kleen Systems, a Clean Harbors company, is a Military & Veteran friendly company.



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