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Material Handler- Alexandria, VA

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Location: Laurel, MD, United States
Date Posted: Mar 14, 2022
Category: General Maintenance
Job ID: 80200

Job Description

The Opportunity:

Clean Harbors in Alexandra, Virginia is looking for Material Handler (Driver) to join the team.  The Material Handler, known internally as the InSite Chemist will use your personal vehicle, (we offer milage reimbursement) to collect medical waste within Maryland and Virginia hospitals and deposit the materials to their proper storage area within the facility. You will be responsible for proper packing, offloading and disposition materials to a Clean Harbors facility. Outstanding customer service is a must. This is a great opportunity for a Gig driver seeking a solid career opportunity.

Key Responsibilities include but are not limited to:

•  Ensuring that Health and Safety is the number one priority by complying with all safe work practices, policies, and processes and always preforming work in a safe manner

•  Interacting with customers in a friendly and professional manner

•  Making pickups of hazardous waste throughout the customers main and satellite locations

•  Performing physical labor duties (ie. Moving various hazardous and non-hazardous waste)

•  Entering waste pickups into a spreadsheet



•  HS Diploma or equivalent

•  Chemistry experience helpful but not required

•  Valid driver’s license and reliable vehicle required - will be reimbursed for mileage

•  RCRA / DOT experience is preferred

•  Ability to interact with customers and represent Clean Harbors in a professional manner

•  Ability to wear all required (PPE) personal protective equipment at all designated times

•  Requires sitting, standing, walking, puling and/or pushing, stooping, and lifting

•  Basic computer skills

•  Attention to Detail

•  Able to handle multiple tasks


 Why   work for Clean Harbors?

•  Health and Safety is our #1 priority. We   live it 3-6-5!

•  Competitive hourly wages

•  Mileage reimbursement

•  Comprehensive health benefits coverage after 30 days of full-time employment

•  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

Position Requirements

Potential Applicants:

We are an Equal Opportunity Employer and do not discriminate against applicants due to veterans status or on the basis of disability.


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.


We offer competitive salaries and progressive benefits including health, dental, life insurance, 401K, generous paid time off, tuition reimbursement and more. We offer a drug free work environment and require a pre-employment drug screen. All Applicants are subject to pre-employment security background checks, and some positions may require pre-employment physical fitness for duty tests.

Employment is contingent upon a successful background check and drug screen.  Some positions also require a pre-hire medical exam.  Must meet all work eligibility requirements. Environmentally responsible business

Position Requirements

Potential Applicants:

We are an Equal Opportunity Employer and do not discriminate against applicants due to veterans status or on the basis of disability.

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