Material Handler Hillsboro, OR - #19529431
Veolia Environmental Services and Solutions (ESS) business unit manages the multiple challenges of hazardous waste to satisfy safety, environmental and regulatory directives. From onsite pick-up to final treatment or disposal, Veolia North America assures safety, environmental responsibility and regulatory compliance by channeling hazardous waste through our network of over 450 company-owned or certified service centers nationwide. These service centers include treatment, recovery and disposal facilities, sales offices and transportation locations.
12 hour shift
As a Material Handler for Veolia, you are responsible for performing a variety of routine tasks in the movement and processing of hazardous and non-hazardous materials including dis-assembly, sorting, packing, re-packing, and loading and unloading.
The individual will be onsite at our Customer Project Site "Intel" in Hillsboro, OR, and be responsible for managing day-to-day chemical on-loads and waste off-loads to/from tanker trucks for the liquid industrial waste systems. The individual will be responsible for coordinating with Intel maintenance technicians and working with the chemical transfer company truck operator to establish system valve line up and operate Intel equipment as needed to complete the chemical and waste transfers. The individual will support 8 different onload/offload locations. These locations contain 11 different chemicals or waste streams, including sulfuric acid, multiple solvent waste types (general solvent, corrosive solvent, spin-on glass, and solvent acid waste), heavy metal waste, concentrated cooper waste, sodium hydroxide, dry lime, and ammonia sulfate.
Knowledge, Skills and Ability:
- Skilled in the use of electronic equipment including bar coding scanners
- Ability to communicate effectively (Reading and Writing)
- Assist in completing all necessary paperwork for processing material.
- Ability to safely operate material handling equipment.
- Ability to work well in team environment
- Ability to lift up to 21 to 50 lbs. Frequently.
Non-Essential Duties and Responsibilities: · Other duties as assigned. Education/Experience:· High School diploma or General Educational Development (GED)
Certification/Licenses: Prior work experience of 3 to 6 months in the hazardous waste or chemical industry in a related position with proficiency in handling forklifts and a variety of tools preferred.
Benefits: At Veolia, you'll find excellent rewards and benefits, along with the chance to make a difference in our world. We offer exceptional career-development opportunities as well as the potential to work in other destinations where our organization has a presence. In addition to an exciting, dynamic workplace, here are some of the benefits we offer: · Medical, dental and vision insurance · Life and AD&D insurance · Long- and short-term disability insurance · Flexible benefit plans · Voluntary group legal · Adoption reimbursement · College-savings plan · Employee Assistance Program (EAP) · Tuition reimbursement · Employer matched 401(k) plan · Paid time off to include vacation, holidays, sick and personal · Employee referral program · Incentive bonus programs · Domestic and international mobility opportunities