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Environmental Technician/Forklift Operator
Due to tremendous growth, VMX International has an immediate opening for a full time Environmental Technician/Forklift Operator. The following are an overview of the job responsibilities:
>Actively participate in the identification, development, and implementation of best practices
>Analyze existing and new business opportunities for: cost reductions, new treatment technologies, recycling, alternative use, waste minimization, other core/non-core business service lines.
>Assist with logistics operations concerning roll-offs, end dumps, tankers and vans.
>Operates other equipment including, but not limited to, industrial forklifts, manlifts, skid steer type loaders, and other mobile equipment.
>Ensure the proper packaging of waste into containers most appropriate and cost effective
>Work closely with hauling division, landfills, and industrial sales representatives.
>Manage non-routine events (turnarounds, remediation, demolition).
>Complete a waste profile, sample waste material, interpreting lab analysis, pre-classify waste, determine waste disposal options
>Assist in the development of a facility waste management plan including: identification and implementation of minimization and recycling opportunities, establishing and administering satellite accumulation areas, establishing and administering universal waste accumulation areas, 90-day storage areas.
>Assist in invoicing, profit improvement plans, projections, capital expenditures, cost tracking, cost reduction.
>Associates degree in business/environmental science/chemistry preferred.
>0-3 years industrial waste-related experience.
>0-3 years experience in RCRA, DOT, and OSHA requirements for the management of hazardous and industrial wastes.
>40 hour HAZWOPER certification is a plus.
> Forklift certification preferred.
>0-3 years proven project management experience.
>Define problems, collect data, organize data, establish facts, draw valid conclusions
>Manage multiple tasks, work independently and meet deadlines.
>Must have a solid understanding of a Microsoft office environment.
>All candidates must possess excellent verbal and written communication skills.
>All candidates must be willing to relocate at their own expense.
Experience in finance, record keeping and invoicing a plus.
Has worked in positions without continuous direct supervision. Demonstrated ability to manage their own time and independently complete tasks. Ability to manage people and projects
*All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, disability or status as a protected veteran. VMX International is an EEO/Affirmative Action employer.