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Hazmat Technician

Company: Air Products Manufacturing Llc
Location: Lakewood
Posted on: May 15, 2024

Job Description:

At Air Products, our purpose is to bring people together to reimagine whats possible, collaborate and innovate solutions to the worlds most significant energy and environmental sustainability challenges. Grow with us as we embark on building tomorrow together by being the safest, most diverse and most profitable industrial gas company in the world.Reimagine Whats PossibleThis Southern California facility located in Paramount, CA is the worlds first large-scale sustainable aviation fuel (SAF) facility. It highlights Air Products commitment to energy transition and supports California's decarbonization by producing renewable aviation fuel.We are seeking a Hazmat Technician who will handle hazardous materials and ensure the safe transportation, storage, and disposal of dangerous chemicals and waste products. This role involves supporting turnaround activities, conducting risk assessments, responding to emergency situations involving hazardous substances, and adhering to strict safety protocols and environmental regulations.Principal Accountabilities:Receive and respond to hazmat related work orders, including emergency spills, cleanup and preparation for disposalTrack waste inventory to ensure timely removal of hazardous wasteTake samples for waste characterization, fill up chain of custody and get them ready for laboratory pick upCoordinate scheduling of waste pickup, bin or container deliveriesPerform hazmat surveys and observe all live and non-running unitsLabel bins, drums, buckets and check them for leaks, or any unacceptable condition or damagesOperate forklift to move or relocate bins, hazardous waste or other non-hazardous wastePerform weekly waste yard inspectionHelp acquire waste quotes, and prepare paperwork to generate the accurate profileThis is a safety sensitive positionGroundwaterDaily monitoring of remediation unitsSchedule quarterly PM and other repairs as neededCoordinate and schedule pump pulls for quarterly monitoringCoordinate weekly/bi-weekly conveyance piping clearance with vacuum truckTake weekly/bi-weekly water/oil cuts from wellsInspect piping and coordinate repair as neededDo VES quarterly reports on Data Pumping and O&M summariesStorm WaterCollect stormwater samplesConduct weekly, quarterly and annual stormwater inspectionsRequirements/Qualifications:High school diploma or equivalentRefinery experiencePractical knowledge of hazardous waste managementClass A or B Commercial Drivers licenseMust be physically able to lift 50 lbs. and wear personal protective equipment for extended periods of timeGood oral and written communication skillsPossession of or ability to acquire 40-hour OSHA HAZWOPER trainingKnowledge of Microsoft Excel, Outlook, WordForklift operation experience preferredThis is a safety sensitive positionAir Products proudly values the skills, dedication, and leadership that veterans bring to the table. As a veteran-friendly organization, we actively encourage and welcome veterans to apply for various roles within our company. We recognize the unique strengths and experiences that veterans contribute, and we foster a workplace that honors your service while providing a platform for professional growth.($85,650 is the starting salary, paid hourly) PLUS overtime and bonus. Level of pay based upon classification and experience).#INDGIG#LI-On-Site#LI-JB1We are the worlds largest hydrogen producer with over 80 years of industrial gas experience. We are hydrogen and industrial gas experts delivering safe, end-to-end solutions, investing in real, clean energy projects at scale, and driving the industry forward to generate a cleaner future.At Air Products, we work in an environment where we put safety first, diversity is essential, inclusion is our culture, and each person knows they belong and matter. To learn more, visit About Air Products.We offer a comprehensive benefits package including paid holidays and vacation, affordable medical, dental, life insurance and retirement plans. You will be eligible for benefits and also be 100% vested in your retirement benefits on your first day of employment.We are an Equal Opportunity Employer (U.S.). You will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, national origin, age, citizenship, gender, marital status, pregnancy, sexual orientation, gender identity and expression, disability, or veteran status.Air Products is committed to working with and providing a reasonable accommodation to individuals with disabilities. If you have a disability and you believe you need a reasonable accommodation to search for a job opening or to submit an online application, please e-mail us at talent@airproducts.com. General application status inquiries are not answered by this mailbox rather youll receive an e-mail directly from our Career Center and/or the Talent Acquisition Specialist.by Jobble

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