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Environmental Technician

Company: Clean Harbors
Location: Kent
Posted on: July 1, 2024

Job Description:

Clean Harbors in Kent, WA is seeking an entry level Environmental Technician to provide comprehensive environmental services including collection, segregation, packing, and assist in transport of hazardous waste in accordance with Federal/State/Local regulations and our company policies and procedures. This position will work mainly at the branch location both indoors and outdoors and at customer sites.

**This position is (NOT) laboratory-based.

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 on-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.

Why work for Clean Harbors?

  • Health and Safety is our #1 priority and we live it 3-6-5!
  • Focus on maintaining sustainability and cleaning the Earth
  • Competitive Pay: $22.41 - $29.61 per hour
  • Comprehensive health benefits coverage after 30 days of full-time employment including 401K with Company match
  • Opportunities for growth and development for all the stages of your career
  • Company paid training and tuition reimbursement


    Key Requirements:

    • Ensure Health and Safety is the number one priority by complying with all safe work practices, policies, and processes and always acting in a safe manner
    • Conduct facility inspections and minor maintenance to ensure compliance with safe working requirements and ensure audit preparedness.
    • Inspect and maintain waste accumulation areas, product storage areas, and equipment & supply areas.
    • Load and offload shipments in & out of the facility.
    • Driver Assistant when visiting customer sites
    • Load, pack and segregate materials and waste products
    • Interacting with customers at each stop
    • Assist with DOT shipping document preperation
    • Conduct projects/jobs according to site specific Federal, State and local regulations and health and safety plans as well as Clean Harbors Environmental Services, Inc., policies and procedures
    • Executes Jobs at Clean Harbors customer locations including fortune 500 companies
    • Responsible for final preparation and approval of all projects before shipment in accordance with OSHA, EPA, DOT and company policies
    • Conducts projects/jobs according to site specific Federal, State, and local regulations and health and safety plans
    • Understand customer a variety of specific disposal restrictions/special packaging requirements
    • Ensures drum count is correct and that drum conditions are shippable in accordance our company's policies and procedure
    • Follow all local, state (provincial) and federal compliance regulations and rules
    • Safely observe all corporate operating guidelines and procedures
    • Observe all company environmental health and safety operating guidelines
    • Perform other duties as assigned


      Preferred Qualifications:

      • Strong customer service skills
      • The ability to use a laptop, handheld, printer, and iPhone are required
      • Perform physical functions per job requirements
      • Successfully complete a background check, drug test, and physical, by position
      • Previous manual labor experience

        Clean Harbors is an equal opportunity employer. We do not discriminate against applicants due to race, ancestry, color, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, religion, age, physical or mental disability, veteran status, or based on any other federal, state/provincial, or local protected class.

        Clean Harbors is committed to providing access, equal opportunity and reasonable accommodation for individuals with disabilities in employment, its services, programs, and activities. To request reasonable accommodation, contact or 1-844-922-5547.

        Clean Harbors is a Military & Veteran friendly company.



Keywords: Clean Harbors, Kent , Environmental Technician, Professions , Kent, Washington

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