Operations Manager - Hazardous Waste
Company: Waste Management
Posted on: November 22, 2022
As an EEO/Affirmative Action Employer, all qualified applicants
will receive consideration for employment without regard to race,
color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, age,
national origin, disability, or veteran status.
I. Job Summary
Manages and directs the day to day activities of the following
departments Stabilization, Disposal, FO39 leachate Tank Farm # 4,
Wheel Wash Facility, Bulk Sampling, FO39 leachate Biological Waste
Water Treatment, Arsenic Treatment, Macro-encapsulation and oversee
landfill construction by performing the following duties personally
or through subordinates supervisors.
II. Essential Duties and Responsibilities
To perform this job successfully, an individual must be able to
perform each essential duty satisfactorily. Other minor duties may
- Ensures that EPA, State agencies, RCRA, TSCA, and DOT
Regulations are followed.
- Prepares annual budget for each department
- Maintains cost controls by taking appropriate corrective action
when cost are not within acceptable limits.
- Puts in place and monitors programs to ensure proper waste
sampling, treating and disposal.
- Monitors and takes corrective action when necessary for proper
management of leachate collection, storage, and disposal.
- Monitors progress and completion of capital projects in areas
- Develops personnel and equipment requirements for new or
improved operating processes.
- Ensures personnel are properly trained on health and safety
matters, as well as proper procedures for waste treatment, tracking
- Monitors for compliance with Corporate and Facility safety and
compliance regulations and takes corrective action when
- Reference site-specific procedures and more detailed
site-specific job descriptions.
- Performing other duties as assigned.
III. Supervisory Responsibilities
The highest level of supervisory skills required in this job is the
management of supervisory employees. This includes:
Manages subordinate supervisors who supervise employees in the
Stabilization, Disposal, Wheel Wash Facility, Bulk Sampling, FO39
leachate Biological Waste Water Treatment, Arsenic Treatment and
Macro-encapsulation departments. Is responsible for the overall
direction, coordination, and evaluation of these units. Carries out
supervisory responsibilities in accordance with the organization's
policies and applicable laws. Responsibilities include
interviewing, hiring, and training employees, planning, assigning,
and directing work, appraising performance, rewarding and
disciplining employees, addressing complaints and resolving
- Direct supervision of _ full-time employees, including:
- Indirect supervision of _ full-time employees.
The requirements listed below are representative of the
qualifications necessary to perform the job.
A. Education and Experience
Education: Bachelor's degree (accredited) or in lieu of degree,
High School Diploma or GED (accredited) and four years of relevant
Experience: Four years of prior work experience (in addition to
B. Certificates, Licenses, Registrations or Other Requirements
Current valid Driver's License
DOT Hazmat Incident Commander
New Employee Training
HAZWOPER (24 Hour)
DOT & M2Z (Driver Only)
RCRA / HAZWOPER Training:
Resource Conservation & Recovery Act (RCRA)
Clean Air Act (CAA)
Clean Water Act (CWA)
Toxic Substance Control Act (TSCA)
Superfund Amendment & Reauthorization Act (SARA)
Comprehensive Environmental Response, Compensation, and Liability
National Pollutant Discharge Elimination System (NPDES)
Occupational Safety & Health Act (OSHA)
Hazardous Waste Transportation Act (HWTA)
Code of Federal Regulation (CFR 40, 29, & 49)
Spill Prevention Control & Countermeasure Plan (SPCC)
Standard Division Practices (per department) (SDPs)
Refresher Training As Required By Law
Pre-Employment Physical and Drug Test
Complete Physical Biennially
Pulmonary Function Test (PFT), Audiogram and Respirator Fit Test
Physical at Termination
Respirators - Full face OV/AG or half face with face shield
Full face supplied air in some areas
Suit - Appropriate Barrier Suite: Liquid - yellow Tyvek with
sleeves, apron, booties Solid - white Tyvek
Gloves - appropriate to hazards present - PVC over Nitrile or Butyl
(Liquid Waste) Leather Work (Solid Waste), Leather/Cloth work (when
handling equipment or containers)
Overshoes - Vinyl Booties - Waterproof Boots - Chemical Resistant
Shoes - Steel Toe
C. Other Knowledge, Skills or Abilities Required
V. 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.
Normal setting for this job is: office setting and/or
At Waste Management, each eligible employee receives a competitive
total compensation package including Medical, Dental, Vision, Life
Insurance and Short Term Disability. As well as a Stock Purchase
Plan, Company match on 401K, and more! Our employees also receive
Paid Vacation, Holidays, and Personal Days. Please note that
benefits may vary by site.
If this sounds like the opportunity that you have been looking for,
please click "Apply.
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