Waste Streams Project Specialist Juneau, Ak

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Posted by: Waste Management on Dec 24, 2017


Juneau, AK

Job Description:

Equal Opportunity Employer: Minority/Female/Disability/Veteran

Waste Management \(WM\), a Fortune 250 company, is the leading provider of comprehensive waste and environmental services in North America\. We are strongly committed to a foundation of operating excellence, professionalism and financial strength\. WM serves nearly 25 million customers in residential, commercial, industrial and municipal markets throughout North America through a network of collection operations, transfer stations, landfills, recycling facilities and waste\-based energy production projects\.

I\. Job Summary

Coordinates all onsite activities at mine \(customer location\) in relation to the storage, transportation and disposal of hazardous and non\-hazardous wastes and other related services following federal, state & local regulations\. Supervises and plans activities of onsite personnel\. Serves as liaison between client and vendors in relation to service issues\. Maintains pre\-established standards for safety and environmental issues\.

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 be assigned\.

+ Coordinate logistics for transportation of hazardous waste, universal waste and non\-hazardous waste from client site including profiling, scheduling, manifesting and physically loading bulk and drum loads\.
+ Ensure compliance with client and government regulations by performing necessary inspections and reporting\. Resolve all issues in a timely manner\.
+ Assist with client and vendor financial obligations including invoicing, reporting and contracts\.
+ Promote culture of safety by ensuring site personnel are properly trained to perform assigned duties and comply with safety, environmental, federal, state & local regulations\.

III\. Supervisory Responsibilities

The highest level of supervisory skills that may be required in this job is the management of non\-supervisory employees\. This includes:

+ Direct supervision of approximately 0 to 10 full\-time operations level employees and/or contract employees

IV\. Qualifications

The requirements listed below are representative of the qualifications necessary to perform the job\.

A\. Education and Experience

+ Education: Associate's Degree \(accredited\) in Environmental Sciences, Accounting or Business, or in lieu of degree, High School Diploma or GED \(accredited\) and 2 years of hazardous waste management\.
+ Experience: One year of hazardous waste management \(in addition to the education requirement\)\.

B\. Certificates, Licenses, Registrations or Other Requirements

+ RCRA and DOT regulatory compliance experience preferred
+ Manifesting and profiling hazardous waste experience preferred

C\. Other Knowledge, Skills or Abilities Required

+ An entrepreneurial skill set is highly valued with the ability to creatively achieve stretch goals and provide new services and value to existing customers\.
+ Supervisory and team building skills
+ Creative problem solving and innovative thinker
+ Effective and concise communication
+ Adept decision making
+ Strategic thinking
+ Strong leadership and relationship building skills
+ Strong business acumen and financial knowledge
+ Self\-motivated and directed with a keen sense of urgency to deliver results
+ Customer\-focused

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: Mine \(Customer Site\)


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\.

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**Job:** _Operations_

**Title:** _Waste Streams Project Specialist \- Juneau, AK_

**Location:** _Alaska\-Juneau_

**Requisition ID:** _17020767_

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About Waste Management

Fortune 200 company Waste Management is North America's leading provider of integrated environmental solutions. We partner with our customers and communities to manage and reduce waste from collection to disposal while recovering valuable resources and creating clean, renewable energy. Waste Management is a G.I. Jobs Top Military Friendly Employer, Military Times Best for Vets Employer and 2013 Secretary of Defense Employer Support Freedom Award finalist. The military fields that translate best to our openings include transportation, vehicle maintenance, and engineer/construction. Visit our webpage at https://www.wm.com/careers/index.jsp to find openings. Waste Management has over 1,000 locations and approximately 1,000 openings, so take the first step and visit our website. If you would like to read more about our veteran commitment, please visit http://www.wm.com/careers/career-paths/transitioning-military.jsp.

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