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Hazardous Materials Specialist

Wilson, North Carolina Contract Job ID: 1810093266
Estimated Duration: 3 months


PDS Tech, Inc. is seeking a Hazardous Materials Specialist in Wilson, NC.
The ideal candidate will perform duties related to the Environmental, Health & Safety waste management programs.
Job Summary
  • Coordination, controls and insuring the safe movement, handling, storage and accountability of recycled materials, waste water discharge system, hazardous energetic and non-energetic waste, universal and non-hazardous waste.
  • Gather, manage and prepare hazardous waste materials for shipment to treatment, storage, and disposal facilities. 
  • Paperwork involved in this process must be thoroughly documented and filed.
  • Oversee maintenance of proper marking, labeling, containerization, storage, and off-site shipping of hazardous waste. 
  • Able to operate equipment such as basic hand tools, pumps, piping, tubing, water evaporators, distillation units, compactors, etc.
  • OSHA 1910.120 HazMat Technician/Specialist Level Certification/ RCRA hazardous and toxic waste handling 24 or 40-hour certification.
  • Current DOT hazmat and dangerous goods training to sign manifest for shipment
  • 2 years’ experience with hazardous waste management and a minimum high school diploma
  • Must be able to lift 50 pounds on a regular basis and move heavy drums with manual handling equipment.
  • Ability to respond to common inquiries or complaints from customers, or employees.
  • Knowledge of and the ability to readily identify changing regulatory terms and definitions.
Working Conditions
  • Perform medium to heavy physical work with work in various levels of Personal Protective Equipment on a regular basis.
  • Must have complete physical mobility and respiratory fitness needed to respond in emergency situations.
More Details

PDS Tech, Inc. is an Equal Opportunity Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, religion, national origin, disability, veteran status, age, marital status, pregnancy, genetic information, or other legally protected status.

Founded in 1977, PDS Tech, Inc. is one of the nation's premier specialty staffing firms with 31 offices nationwide. We offer a full range of benefits including:

  • Health insurance
  • Paid holidays
  • Weekly payroll
  • Immediate 401(k) eligibility
  • Completion Bonuses
  • Training
  • Please note availability of benefits may vary by position

PDS specializes in Engineering and IT arenas including Aerospace, Defense, Electronics, Telecommunications, Automotive, and Energy just to name a few. Our reputation, track record, and years of continuous growth reflect the commitment to quality that our employees and clients experience first-hand. To find out more about PDS, please visit

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PDS Tech, Inc. will not discharge or in any other manner discriminate against employees or applicants because they have inquired about, discussed, or disclosed their own pay. Please see the Pay Transparency Nondiscrimination Provision for more information.

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