Job Opening

Job Added03/17/2021
Job TitlePrimary Hazardous Waste/Material Technician
EmployerChoctaw Defense Services
Job LocationKodiak
Wage & Benefits$41.38/hr. & Benefits
Job DetailsJob Summary: Perform a variety of waste handling/management and warehousing duties for hazardous and non-hazardous waste in a TSDF facility.

Primary Duties: Comply with all Environmental, Health, and Safety policies and regulations; performs a variety of waste handling/management duties for hazardous and non-hazardous waste in the HWSB which includes a TSDF, Non-Regulated Area; perform waste sampling, containerization, and consolidation, draining materials for various containers to maximize quantities per container; perform breakdown and processing of waste streams such as filters, batteries, etc.; segregate and package for shipment, ensuring waste packaging maintain compliance and all labeling is correct; complete all paperwork, labels, and chain of custody associated with position in accordance with prescribed policies and procedures in a complete, accurate, and neat manner; coordinate the collection and transportation of hazardous and non-hazardous waste from all parties required per contract, ensuring all hazardous waste containers are transported within the allotted time; maintain records of all inspections; participate as an on-call spill response team member as directed.

Education, Skills and Experience: High school education or G.E.D equivalent; must be able to communicate clearly ( oral and written) in the English language; must be able to clearly communicate by radio and phone; valid Alaska class B Commercial drivers license with Tanker/HAZMAT Endorsement; must have one-year operation of TSDF/LQG or similar hazardous waste operations experience to including hazardous waste sampling; must be qualified and able to wear a respirator IAQ 29 CFR 1910.134; completion of a 40-hour Hazardous Waste Operation and Emergency Response (HAZWOPER) course, plus annual eight-hour refresher courses; completion of 24-hour Hazardous Waste Technician, plus annual refresher; must meet the requirements of an annual physical that will include pulmonary function testing; must be familiar with all applicable EPA/OSHA regulations and requirements; must be able to operate a forklift; familiarity with Microsoft Office applications.

A complete job description is available in the Anchorage dispatch office. Applicants must be registered with the Union, have a current dues receipt and current resume on file in the Anchorage dispatch office, that reflects the qualifications required by the Employer, to be referred for this position. Applicants not residing in Kodiak, must be willing to re-locate to Kodiak.