Harvey, Illinois

About You

You’re a driven and motivated person with an excellent work ethic and a can-do attitude. You don’t mind doing the dirty work, and you enjoy working outside on a daily basis. You’re proud to excel in jobs where others may easily fail, and you never back away from a challenge. You’re also proud of your strong safety record, and look forward to working for an amazing company that values their team members.  You enjoy traveling throughout the state, and don’t mind being away from home overnight.

Position Snapshot
Industrial Cleaning Operators at US Ecology are responsible for removing material from our customers’ storage containers, and also using industrial equipment to thoroughly clean these containers.

Day in the Life

After grabbing your favorite morning beverage, you can expect to:

  • Check in with the Industrial Services Project Manager for assignments

  • Pick up your paperwork, load and prepare your truck for the assigned tasks, and complete DOT pre/post trip vehicle inspections

  • Travel to customer sites to pick up their hazardous waste in drums, totes and/or tanks

  • Operate equipment such as roll-offs, vacuum trucks, vacuum tankers, tractor trailers, vans, and box trucks

  • Responds to customer spills and emergencies.

  • Maintain accurate vehicle log, documentation of manifests and work orders

  • Perform other duties as assigned

What you need to apply

  • High School Diploma or GED equivalent

  • CDL Class B, with hazardous and tanker endorsements preferred

  • Good driving record with less than 3 violations in the last 3 years

  • Comfort wearing a respirator as needed (Clean shaven/mustache facial hair acceptable)

  • Basic knowledge of smart phones and computers

  • Knowledge of DOT, EPA, and DEA regulations

  • Ability to pass pre-employment background checks and drug screening

About Us

US Ecology helps our customers keep the environment clean by doing the hard but rewarding work of safely disposing of hazardous and regulated waste. In short, we work to provide a sustainable future for our children and their grandchildren.

For your hard work

  • Tuition reimbursement after six months

  • Opportunity for professional growth

  • Employer paid certifications and training

  • 100% employer paid medical for you

  • Paid Time Off

  • Cash Recognition Programs

  • Find out more at www.usecology.com

US Ecology is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer. We consider all qualified applicants without regard to race, religion, color, sex, gender, national origin, age, sexual orientation, disability or veteran status, among other factors.

Harvey, Illinois

US Ecology, Inc. is a leading North American provider of environmental services to commercial and government entities. The Company addresses the complex waste management needs of its customers, offering treatment, disposal and recycling of hazardous and radioactive waste, as well as a wide range of complementary field and industrial services. US Ecology’s focus on safety, environmental compliance, and customer service, enables us to effectively meet the needs of our customers and to build long-lasting relationships. Headquartered in Boise, Idaho, with operations in the United States, Canada and Mexico, the Company has been protecting the environment since 1952. For more information visit www.usecology.com.

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