Career Opportunity

Environmental Technician

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MPS Group

Avon Lake, OH

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MPS Group Inc. has a position open at the Ford Ohio Assembly Plant in Avon Lake, OH for an Environmental Technician


Typical Duties include but not limited to:


  • Collect trash, recyclables, hazardous waste, scrap metal and other waste streams throughout the plant and transports to disposal container or storage room
  • Segregate, sort and package waste streams for off-site shipment in accordance with Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) requirements
  • Load semi-trailers and roll-off boxes for shipment to landfill, recycling center, and any other disposal s
  • Perform and document daily equipment inspection prior to use
  • Clean/maintain organization and compliance of 90-day Accumulation Area, including sweeping the floor, mopping the floor, labeling drums
  • Assist supervisor with response to chemical spill incidents by placing adsorbents on liquids, sweeping or vacuuming solids and containerizing cleaned up materials for proper disposal
  • Assist Project Manager with daily supply delivery, waste pick up and waste organization
  • Perform inspections of waste storage areas, and emergency equipment, taking corrective action to eliminate deficiencies identified during the inspection
  • Inventory and Inspections of Waste Spill Kits
  • Document and inform Resource Manager of any contamination in plant’s recycling and waste containers
  • Maintain necessary documentation of waste inventories, inspections and other activities as required
  • Operate fork truck to load/unload trucks,
  • Operate Burden carrier
  • Follow all plant- related safety guidelines
  • Sort and bale recyclable material.




  • High School Diploma AND one-year experience in waste management; OR,
  • Any equivalent combination of experience, training and/or education




  • Current 40-hour Hazardous Waste Operations and Emergency Response (HAZWOPER) with Annual Refresher (desired); will be provided upon
  • Current Resource Conservation and Recovery Act (RCRA, desired); will be provided upon hire
  • Current 40-hour Department of Transportation (DOT, desired); will be provided upon hire
  • Current Fork Truck Operator Training (desired); will be provide upon


Equal Opportunity Employer

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