Triumvirate Environmental Equipment Operator in Astoria, New York

Equipment Operator

Cutting edge environmental management firm is seeking dynamic and energetic people who are interested in an exciting career in the growing environmental services industry!

You have the talent and motivation, but you need a team that is committed to helping you succeed- a team that is as dedicated to its employees as it is to its customers! We don’t just promise growth opportunity, we create it through employee training, and mentoring!

Essential responsibilities and duties include:

  • Operate vacuum trucks/tankers, straight rail roll-off trucks, as well as other equipment

  • Develop an understanding of DOT, EPA & OSHA regulations and TEI's Health and Safety Practices

  • Understand and execute all required paperwork

  • Routinely perform pre- and post-trip inspections

  • Perform confined space entries, soil remediation, chemical decontamination, underground storage tank removal and closure, sample collection, monitoring and emergency response services

  • Provide clients with high-quality and professional customer service

  • Wear a respirator for 4 to 6 hours per day

  • Assist Supervisor and foreman as requested

  • Maintain good attendance

Required qualifications:

  • High School Diploma or equivalent required

  • Class B Commercial Driver’s License (CDL) with a clean driving record

  • A minimum of 1-2 years experience operating vacuum trucks/tankers, straight rail roll-off trucks, as well as other equipment

  • Basic knowledge of, or interest in, hazardous waste field

  • Self-motivation with the desire to learn

  • Successful completion of OSHA/DOT physical examination which includes drug and alcohol screening

Upon completion of emergency response (ER) training, all Field Technicians will be on a rotating ER team; requirements include wearing pagers 24 hours a day during their ER week. In addition, the position includes the daily need to lift items that weigh up to 75 lbs and to operate commercial motor vehicles.

Preferred skills:

  • Completion of 40 Hour OSHA, CPR and First Aid Training.

  • Proficiency with Microsoft Office products and computers.

The requirements listed are representative of the knowledge, skill, and/or ability required. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.

Triumvirate offers a competitive employee-focused benefits package which includes:

  • Health, dental, and vision care insurance.

  • 401(K) retirement savings plan.

  • Tuition reimbursement.

  • Pet assistance program.

  • Gym membership discounts and health and wellness reimbursements.

  • Discounted movie tickets.

  • And more!

To apply for this position, please click on or copy and paste the following link into your internet browser: http://www.triumvirate.com/career-center

Individuals with Disabilities and Protected Veterans encouraged to apply. Triumvirate is an Equal Opportunity Employer (EOE) and a drug-free workplace.

ID: 2017-1771

External Company Name: Triumvirate Environmental