Environmental Technician Driver
US Ecology, Inc.

Syracuse, New York

Posted in Oil and Gas

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Job Info

Our Syracuse branch is hiring! $2500 Sign on Bonus for CDL Drivers!!

About You

You have a strong work ethic, are reliable and consider yourself a go-getter. You enjoy being the first person on the scene working in different environments with heavy equipment. You like being part of a team and feel accomplished after a hard day's work. You can always be counted on to exercise sound judgement on and off the jobsite. You desire to learn new skills, take safety seriously, and advance within a growing company.

Position Snapshot

You will be responsible for efficiently transporting hazardous/nonhazardous waste according to DOT & HAZMAT regulations with a Commercial Driver License. In addition, you will be required to respond to Emergency Response Calls to perform clean ups, spills and other duties and be on an on call 24/7 rotation.

Day in the Life

  • Perform work alone and/or under the direction of a Supervisor or Foreman involving the clean up of hazardous & nonhazardous waste and materials
  • Perform remediation services which include storage tank cleaning, industrial cleaning & maintenance, environmental site remediation, vacuum truck services, and demolition/dismantlement
  • Perform daily inspection and required preventative maintenance of trucks, equipment, and vehicles; ensure readiness for use
  • Comply with Company, DOT and HAZMAT regulations as a driver including logs, time sheets, expense reports, vehicle inspection reports, etc.
  • Properly load/unload hazardous/non-hazardous waste; adhere to weight limits and ensure proper utilization of company equipment
  • Perform strenuous physical labor including lifting, pulling and pushing heavy objects
  • Maintain on-call availability to perform emergency response services including the cleanup of hazardous/non-hazardous waste spills, disaster response and recovery, and waste management

What you need to apply
  • Valid Commercial Driver License (CDL) Class A (preferred) or B w/hazmat & tanker endorsement
  • 3 years clean driving record
  • Ability to lift up to 50 lbs
  • HAZWOPER 40 hour training highly desired, but we will train
  • Ability to wear and use personal protective equipment (PPE) & be clean shaven at all times
  • Pass a pre-employment physical & background screening
  • Able to be on call rotation 24/7/365 for emergency response calls.
  • Willing to travel out of time on short notice

For your hard work
  • Tuition reimbursement after six months
  • Opportunity for professional growth
  • Employer paid certifications and training
  • 100% employer paid medical option for you
  • Paid Time Off
  • Cash Recognition Programs
  • To learn more visit www.usecology.com

US Ecology is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer. We consider all qualified applicants without regard to race, religion, color, sex, gender, national origin, age, sexual orientation, disability or veteran status, among other factors.

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