Hazmat Field Technician in Blaine, MN at Apex Life Sciences

Date Posted: 8/10/2018

Job Snapshot

  • Employee Type:
    Full-Time
  • Location:
    Blaine, MN
  • Job Type:
  • Experience:
    Not Specified
  • Date Posted:
    8/10/2018
  • Job ID:
    875899

Job Description


Hazmat Field Service Tech

Minneapolis, MN

Day to Day Responsibilities

  • Positions requires sorting material based on chemical properties.
  • Must be able to work in indoor and outdoor environments.
  • Position requires packing and unpacking hazardous chemicals.
  • Travel requirements: 30%
    • Boarding states. Some overnight.

Responsibilities

  • Process and consolidate various chemicals, including bio-hazardous materials
  • Perform Decontaminations, and onsite safety inspections
  • Assist teams on Confined Space projects
  • Label and organize containers in compliance with all regulations
  • Inspect hazardous waste storage areas and documentation
  • Respond to emergency situations when called upon
  • Clean facility as directed by client
  • Assist with shipping hazardous waste, including biological waste
  • Attend and maintain all required training necessary to perform job

Skills and Experience

  • Prior experience in the hazardous materials/waste industry highly preferred
  • Ability to lift 40 pounds
  • Ability to pass a pre-employment criminal background screen, physical and drug screen
  • Knowledge of the hazardous waste industry
  • Awareness of compliance and safety regulations of the industry

Education and Training

  • High school education or equivalent
  • 2 year technical degree preferred
  • Successfully completed HAZWOPER 40 hour (provided by company upon hire if needed)
  • Valid driver’s license

EEO Employer

Apex is an Equal Employment Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, age, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, protected veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by law. Apex will consider qualified applicants with criminal histories in a manner consistent with the requirements of applicable law. If you have visited our website in search of information on employment opportunities or to apply for a position, and you require an accommodation in using our website for a search or application, please contact our Employee Services Department at employeeservices@apexsystemsinc.com or 844-463-6178.