Jobs at Waste Management – Material Handler

Website Waste Management

Job Description:

Performs general operations activities and labor duties in any of the following treatment/disposal units: Drum Process, Landfill, Stabilization, Biotreatment, Macro-encapsulation, Waste Water Treatment, Waste Sampling, or Residential/Commercial At Your Door Special Collection departments managing hazardous and non-hazardous waste streams.

Job Responsibilities:

  • Processes wastes and other materials including but not limited to bulking of paint materials, packaging/bulking of aerosols, palletizing items.
  • Follows standard safety procedures, corrects safety and environmental hazards and reports them to management immediately.
  • Grinds edge of Macro-encapsulation vault where lid is to be sealed.
  • Measures and cuts the required size of the cover to be tracked on the Macro-encapsulation vault.
  • Seals Macro-encapsulation vaults using equipment provided.
  • Operates yard-truck, forklifts, and bucket loaders as required.
  • Performing other duties as assigned.
  • Places Macro-encapsulation vaults in roll-off boxes.
  • Safely operates (compliant with SOP) of fork truck
  • Performing other duties as assigned.
  • Orders reagent for Bio/Arsenic FO39 Leachate treatment unit as needed to operate unit.
  • Reference site-specific procedures and more detailed site-specific job descriptions.
  • Reads, understands and applies information such as lockout/tagout procedures, safety rules, job hazard analyses, operating and maintenance instructions and procedure manuals.
  • Communicates clearly and concisely both verbally and in writing.
  • Monitors alarms, panel board, bar graphs, and motorized valves on each FO39 leachate tank daily.
  • Fill out appropriate documents as required, including shift log detailing level in each FO 39 leachate tank and any liquids entering or leaving tank farm.
  • Transfers hazardous debris from one roll-off to another when required.
  • Fills void spaces in Macro-encapsulation roll-off boxes with cement or gravel.
  • Inspects all hoses, valves, pumps, cracks in floors, containment walls, and drip pans daily.
  • Monitor rainwater that falls inside the containment area and pump into proper tank.

Job Requirements:

  • Required to use motor coordination with finger dexterity (such as keyboarding, machine operation, etc) most of the work day;
  • Required to exert physical effort in handling objects less than __ pounds part of the work day;
  • Required to be exposed to physical occupational risks (such as cuts, burns, exposure to toxic or caustic chemicals, etc) all of the work day rarely;
  • Experience: No prior work experience required.
  • Work Environment Listed below are key points regarding environmental demands and work environment of the job. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions of the job.
  • Education and Experience
  • Education: Not required.

Job Details:

Company: Waste Management

Vacancy Type:  Full Time

Job Location: Emelle, AL, US

Application Deadline: N/A

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