Cardno Hazardous Waste Technician in Tinker AFB, Oklahoma

Description Cardno is a professional infrastructure and environmental services company, with expertise in the development and improvement of physical and social infrastructure for communities around the world.

Cardno is seeking a Hazardous Waste Technician in our Tinker Air Force Base office.

Responsibilities include but are not limited to:

  • Pick-up, delivery, and transportation of Heavy Hazardous Waste Drums to/from designated sites in all weather conditions

  • Operate a forklift, gasoline powered pump, pressure washer, and flatbed pickup

  • Conduct both visual and documented inspections of all containers at Waste Facility

  • Follow directions given by direct supervisor and lead technician

  • Wear required personal protective equipment (PPE)

  • Take samples of waste for chemical analysis

  • Other duties as assigned by Supervisor

Requirements Basic Requirements:

  • High school Diploma

  • Must be able to obtain Department of Defense security clearances

  • Must be able to pass a background check

  • Must be able to lift heavy objects weighing up to 75 lbs. and stand for up to 2 hours at a time

  • Ability to communicate effectively both internally and with external customers

  • Must be able to pass a medical fitness exam and respirator fit test

  • Must have basic understanding of Hazardous Materials and Material Safety Data Sheets (MSDS)

  • Must be able to pass forklift operator skills evaluation after basic training

  • Must have basic experience using computers Additional Preferred Skills:

  • Experience in management and handling of hazardous waste

  • 40-hour Hazardous Waste Operations and Emergency Response (HAZWOPER) Certificate

  • Experience working at military installations and/or industrial operations

  • Commercial Driver’s License (CDL)

  • Please Note that selected candidates will be required to pass a drug, background and reference screening.

Cardno is an equal opportunity and affirmative action employer EEO/AA/M/F/V/D

Requisition Number: 16-0419

Title: Hazardous Waste Technician

Status: Regular PT

City: Tinker AFB

State: OK