Environmental Technician

Date Posted: August 22, 2022

Location: Auburn, WA

Job Title
Environmental Technician

Job Summary

  • Responsible for the performance of tasks associated with tank cleaning, high pressure water blasting, emergency response clean-up, hazardous waste clean-up and the handling of hazardous materials.

General Accountabilities

  • Ensures Health and Safety is the number one goal by following policies, processes, and acting in a safe manner at all time;
  • Performs non-emergency and emergency response activities that deal with biological, chemical and etiological materials;
  • Performs labor intensive activities in all weather conditions throughout the shift;
  • Works in atmospheres with low clearances, confined spaces and at heights;
  • Operates light and heavy equipment including: skid steers, forklifts, pressure washer.
  • 25% willingness to Travel
  • 20% need to wear respirator

Job Qualifications

  • Education: High school diploma or equivalent
  • Experience: Valid Driver’s License Required
  • 6 Months Construction or general labor experience
  • Safety oriented mindset with the determination to follow all procedures and policies
  • Ability and willingness to travel for extended periods of time and to work on an on-call basis.

Skills

  • Active listening
  • Coordination
  • Operation monitoring
  • Reading comprehension
  • Social perceptiveness

Salary D.O.E  $22-$25 an hour.

Due to overwhelming response and participation, all July and October appointments are now booked. We anticipate new vouchers to be distributed in 2022!

We thank the community’s participation in making this Household Hazardous Program a tremendous success!