Field Chemist I
|Location:||Wood River, IL|
|Benefits:||medical, dental insurance, and 401k|
|Employment Type:||Full Time|
|Description:||Assist in the Segregation of chemicals by hazard class; packing compatible materials in appropriate containers and preparing for transportation; completing necessary paperwork per job.|
Determines and loads supplies needed for job completion and travels to various industry, laboratory, and school sites to perform lab pack services.
Assists in characterizing materials at field project sites.
Follows proper placarding and load segregation requirements when transporting hazardous materials.
Develop good client relations by effectively communicating with customers.
Directs Field Technicians/Drivers assisting with waste collection.
Introductory knowledge of high hazard materials management/assessment and cylinder handling.
Performs all other duties as assigned.
Education: Four year college degree (science major preferred) or equivalent experience preferred.
Experience: Prior labpacking or environmental waste experience preferred.
Knowledge and Abilities: Good knowledge and understanding of all federal, state, and local laws and regulations pertaining to the Environmental Services Industry. Excellent interpersonal skills necessary to effectively communicate with internal and external contacts.
REQUIREMENTS: Must be able to pass a pre-employment physical, DOT physical and drug screen. Must obtain a Class B CDL within 6 months of hire date.
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