Hazardous Waste Technician
This is a part-time position at the Metro South Household Hazardous Waste facility receiving, categorizing and safely handling toxic wastes for regulated disposal or recycling per protocols. Uses my knowledge of chemistry, safety procedures, DOT/DEQ/EPA/Metro rules regarding hazardous waste for the manipulation of dangerous substances. As a team member, I help provide excellent customer service and education to households and businesses. I also actively support the facility goals to maximize internal reuse and recycling as well as to make approved reuse materials available to the community. I am certified to use the forklift to move heavy or fragile palletized and unpalletized materials. The position requires the strength to repeatedly lift loads up to 50 pounds and the agility to safely unload cars and trucks.
Skills: Toxic materials handling, safety, customer service, teamwork, operations, organization, chemical analysis, forklift, public education