Environmental Specialist-Piscataway, NJ

Environmental Specialist

About us:

With nearly 200,000 employees worldwide, be part of a team that provides water, waste and energy management solutions that contribute directly to the sustainable development and competitiveness of people, businesses and industry.

Job Summary:

This position provides specialized hazardous materials management and disposal services at a full time client location as part of a Veolia service team. Responsibilities include hazardous waste collection/packaging, labeling, and loading/unloading while adhering to state and federal environmental, health, and safety regulations. A key focus of this position will be coordinating customer service via taking and scheduling orders from the client contacts, report preparation and filing, other computer–related administrative tasks.

Essential Duties and Responsibilities:

* Collecting, packaging, spill clean-up response and remedial activities, labeling, loading, off loading.

* Maintain a professional image to clients by answering inquiries and suggesting solutions to existing/potential problems.

* Comply and enforce all compliance, health, safety, and procedures in accordance with Veolia policies.

* Become familiar with all U. S. Department of Transportation (DOT)/Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) regulations and Veolia policies.

* Operate and maintain all equipment in a professional manner to ensure optimum efficiency and effectiveness.

* Support and coverage of the other team members and their responsibilities.

* Other duties as assigned.

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

* · Tuition reimbursement

* Employer matched 401(k) plan

* Paid time off to include vacation, holidays, sick and personal

* Incentive bonus programs

We are an equal opportunity employer M/F/D/V

Education/Experience:

* High School diploma or General Educational Development (GED) required

* Bachelor's degree in chemistry, biology, or environmental or related science discipline preferred

Certification/Licenses:

* 40-hour HAZWOPER Certification (preferred)

* Valid Drivers License

Knowledge, Skills and Ability:

* Strong team player

* Very strong computer proficiency

* Excellent interpersonal and communication skills

* Time management: the ability to organize and manage multiple deadlines

* Strong customer service orientation

* Ability to follow through on assignments

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