US Ecology, Inc. Environmental Field Driver CDL A/B in Jacksonville, Florida
You have a strong work ethic, are reliable and consider yourself a go-getter. You enjoy being the first person on the scene working in different environments with heavy equipment. You like being part of a team and feel accomplished after a hard day’s work. You can always be counted on to exercise sound judgement on and off the jobsite. You desire to learn new skills, take safety seriously, and advance within a growing company.
You will be responsible for efficiently transporting hazardous/nonhazardous waste according to DOT & HAZMAT regulations with a Commercial Driver License. In addition, you will be required to respond to Emergency Response Calls to perform clean ups, spills and other duties and be on an on call 24/7 rotation.
Day in the Life
Perform work under the direction of a Supervisor or Foreman involving the clean up of hazardous & nonhazardous waste and materials
Perform remediation services which include storage tank cleaning, industrial cleaning & maintenance, environmental site remediation, vacuum truck services, and demolition/dismantlement
Perform daily inspection and required preventative maintenance of trucks, equipment, and vehicles; ensure readiness for use
Comply with Company, DOT and HAZMAT regulations as a driver including logs, time sheets, expense reports, vehicle inspection reports, etc.
Properly load/unload hazardous/non-hazardous waste; adhere to weight limits and ensure proper utilization of company equipment
Perform strenuous physical labor including lifting, pulling and pushing heavy objects
Maintain on-call availability to perform emergency response services including the cleanup of hazardous/non-hazardous waste spills, disaster response and recovery, and waste management
What you need to apply
Valid Commercial Driver License (CDL) Class A (preferred) or B w/hazmat & tanker endorsement
3 years clean driving record
Ability to lift up to 50 lbs
HAZWOPER 40 hour training highly desired, but we will train
Ability to wear and use personal protective equipment (PPE) & be clean shaven at all times
Pass a pre-employment physical & background screening
Able to be on call rotation 24/7/365 for emergency response calls.
Willing to travel out of time on short notice
US Ecology is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer. We consider all qualified applicants without regard to race, religion, color, sex, gender, national origin, age, sexual orientation, disability or veteran status, among other factors.
US Ecology, Inc. is a leading North American provider of environmental services. Since 1952 we have been helping our customers keep the environment clean by doing the hard but rewarding work of safely disposing of hazardous and regulated waste. In short, we work to protect human health and the environment in pursuit of a sustainable future for our children and their grandchildren.