Environmental Technician / Laborer
Company: Environmental Restoration, LLC
Location: Houston , TX
Category: Skilled & Trades, Houston Disaster Recovery
Job Type: Temporary
Posted: 9/1/2017
JOB DESCRIPTION:

IMMEDIATE NEED FOR CURRENT 40 HOUR HAZWOPER CERTIFIED EMPLOYEES

 

 

Environmental Restoration LLC is a provider of cost effective hazardous wastes material management and removal services. Our services include Emergency Response, Site Remediation, Environmental Construction, and Specialty Technical Services. Since 1997, we have been a remediation contractor for federal, state, local agencies and private sector clients, providing services nationwide from our St. Louis corporate headquarters and from our 19 regional offices located across the United States.

 

Under general supervision, the Environmental Technician / Laborer performs a range of tasks required for environmental cleanup operations to include but not limited to, tank cleaning, pipeline maintenance, manual remediation services, waste bulking, and/or demolition services, in accordance with established company policies and procedures.

 

Environmental Technicians / Laborers will work on-site at project locations which typically include abandoned warehouses, buildings or outdoor areas. The work environment is usually dirty, dusty, and noisy, containing hazardous or potentially hazardous substances and/or materials and is subject to inclement or extreme weather conditions. Work includes handling hazardous materials and use of personal protective equipment. The applicant must be available for emergency response work after-hours and on weekends. Frequent travel is required.

 

 

Environmental Restoration is an equal opportunity employer, and as such, all qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, age, genetic information, ancestry, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, disability, status as a protected veteran, or national origin.

 

EOE/AA M/F/Vets/Disabled

 

JOB REQUIREMENTS:

Ideal candidates will have a minimum of 2 years of environmental project experience, excellent references, and the demonstrated ability to perform the following daily functions:

 

  • Perform physical labor associated with cleanup activities, sample collection, waste removal and other remediation services
  • Follow applicable safety rules, regulations, guidelines, policies, and site specific safety plans when performing cleanup activities and donning protective gear
  • Operate routinely used tools and equipment
  • Perform routine inspection and preventive maintenance on assigned equipment
  • Warehouse maintenance, stock supplies, building maintenance
  • Hazardous Waste Operations
  • Have an excellent driving history

 

JOB REQUIREMENTS

  • Pass a pre-employment drug screen, criminal background check, and physical exam.
  • Legally eligible to work in the United States (Verified through E-Verify)
  • Must be able to interpret and follow written and oral instructions and assignments.
  • Able to wear full and half face respirator
  • Able to work in confined spaces
  • Regularly lift and carry 50 pounds

Construction industry experience, environmental experience, hazardous waste experience and certification (i.e. OSHA 40hr HAZWOPER), Class "A" CDL, heavy equipment operation and maintenance experience a plus.

 

 

 

ADDRESS:
Houston , TX
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