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Environmental Technician CBPP - LA_Baton Rouge

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Location: Baton Rouge, LA, United States
Date Posted: May 24, 2022
Category: Technician
Job ID: 111563

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Clean Harbors is the leading provider of environmental,   energy and industrial services throughout North America. The Company serves a   diverse customer base, including a majority of the Fortune 500 companies,   thousands of smaller private entities and numerous federal, state, provincial   and local governmental agencies. Through its Safety-Kleen subsidiary, Clean   Harbors also is a premier provider of used oil recycling and re-refining,   parts washers and environmental services for the small quantity generator   market.
  Headquartered in Norwell, Massachusetts, Clean Harbors has waste disposal   facilities and service locations throughout the United States and Canada, as   well as Mexico and Puerto Rico.
  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.
  Our Environmental Technician are responsible for the performance of   tasks associated with hazardous waste clean-up, site-remediation, equipment   decontamination and handling of hazardous materials. Transitioning   Military, this is a great opportunity to leverage your skills and   training as you return to civilian life. These positions offer the   opportunity to work as part of a team and grow and advance from entry-level   to management at Clean Harbors.
  • Ensure Health and Safety is the number one goal by following policies,   processes, and acting in a safe manner at all times.
  • Engage in strenuous physical labor including lifting, pulling and pushing   heavy objects.
  • Operate light and heavy equipment including, but not limited to: pumps,   vacuum, equipment, oil spill boom, generators, bobcats, etc.
  • Performs emergency response activities including, but not limited to   chemical and water spills, etiological and biological contamination, tank   cleaning, equipment decontamination, etc.
  • Works in atmospheres and locations with the potential for exposure to   various chemical and physical agents, some of which may be hazardous, toxic   or corrosive.
  • Works in potentially elevated noise levels, confined spaces, including   lifting in areas of low clearance.
  • Working at elevations including working from ladders and scaffolding.
  • Completion of associated paperwork, including but not limited to daily   worksheets, vehicle inspections, equipment inspections and Health and Safety   requirements and permits.
  • Quick and immediate response when on call, secure coverage for shift and   communicate your replacement's name to the coordinator.
  • Vehicle inspections, equipment inspections and Health & Safety   inspections. Ensures proper use of equipment and immediately notifies   supervisor of any mechanical failures or problems with equipment.
  • Adheres to and ensures constant compliance with Health & Safety   Compliance and regulations.
  • The ability to wear and properly use a variety of Levels A, B, C & D   personal protective Equipment (PPE) including respirators, skin, face, hand   and foot protection in a multiple number of combinations.
  • May direct the work of the Environmental Technician I and II.
  • Assist in the field sampling activities and calibration of meters.
  • Climbs ladders, scaffolding and into and out of trucks, tanks, and various   other containers.
  • Works extended (> 8 hrs.) time periods. Note that in emergency response   situations these periods can extend beyond 8 hours, up to 12-24 hrs.; Because   of the emergency response and operational nature of the position, a   continuing condition of employment is that the applicant/candidate   acknowledges and agrees to be on-call 24 hours a day, 7 days a week, 365 days   a year and on occasion will require work during week-ends and holidays
  • Perform other duties and tasks as assigned from time to time by management   and will be required by the needs of the Clean Harbors business.
  • High School diploma or equivalency. 2 or 4 year degree in Environmental   Studies is a plus.
  • 6+ months construction field or related experience.
  • Will be required to complete confined space entry (CSE) and 40 Hour OSHA   Training.
  • Clean Driving record, for the purposes of CHESI, includes: No more than 2   moving violations in the past 3 years;
  No DUI/DWI in past 3 years; No preventable accidents in the past year; No   more than 2 preventable accidents in the last 3 years; No serious moving   violations in past 3 years, i.e., Reckless driving, Driving to endanger, Open   alcohol containers, etc.
  • Clean driving record and a valid drivers license required as a continuing   condition of employment.
  • Knowledge of RCRA requirements/regulations.
  • Attention to detail and perform multiple tasks.
  • Ability to work with little or no direct supervision and an aptitude to   complete assigned work.
  • Understands the manpower and equipment required to complete assignments
  • Knowledge of chemicals preferred.
  • Knowledge of Department of Transportation (DOT) regulations, Environmental   Protection Agency (EPA) waste codes, manifesting and Land Disposal   Restrictions (LDR) preferred.
  • Strong mechanical ability.
  • Demonstrated leadership ability.
  • Position involves strenuous physical exertion.
  • Available for 24/day on-call basis.
  • Requires standing, lifting up to 50lbs.
  • Requires pulling/pushing, carrying, grasping, reaching, crawling, stooping   and crouching in confined spaces; Requires walking, climbing, speaking,   listening, color determination and clarity of vision at 2 feet or more (with   or without lenses); Requires sitting.
  • Requires the ability to properly wear and use personal respirator equipment   and other forms of personal protective equipment (PPE) including levels   A,B,C,D & E, including full encapsulation PPE suits which can elevate   body temperature substantially during strenuous exertion.
  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.
  We are an Equal Opportunity Employer and do not discriminate against   applicants due to race, ethnicity, gender, veteran status, or on the basis of   disability or any other federal, state or local protected class.
  HAZWOPER,   Laborer, Technician, Confined-space, Field Tech, Field Laborer, First responder,   Hydroblast

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