Environmental Technician in Orange, CA at Ducommun

Date Posted: 5/22/2022

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Job Description

Environmental Technician

Job Description

Process all industrial water prior to release to sewer
Operate filter Press to remove solids from wastewater
Inspect transporter vehicles prior to shipping hazardous waste
Dry filter cake from filter press
Process aluminum trihydrate from caustic rejuvenation system
Operate the drum filter for the Type II caustic rejuvenation
Service all pumps associated with the caustic rejuvenation system
Service the wastewater fume scrubber
Transfer etchant from process tanks
Inventory control for materials necessary for wastewater treatment and etchant / deox chemicals.
Analyze caustic enchant, N-1 and N-2 Tritration test
Comply with D.O.T. regulations in handling hazardous waste shipments
Collect and store used shop wipes according to hazardous waste procedures
Process empty paint containers
Accurately add chemicals to process tank as directed
Complete Maintenance Work log/records
Conduct leak detection inspections
Clean Process tanks using confined space procedures
Run and repair PVC chemical pipe
Run and repair steel and stainless steel chemicals pipe
Conduct environmental inspections
Inspect and repair all emergency eye wash stations and showers
Responsible for the proper handling and management of hazardous waste generated in their work area.
Performs other duties as assigned


Skills & Qualifications

Ability to read and interpret documents such as MSDS (Material Safety Data Sheets), D.O.T. Regulations, Chemical Container labels and equipment gauges.
Ability to write routine reports and correspondence such as daily work logs and records.
Ability to effectively communicate among all levels within the organization.
Ability to add, subtract, multiply, and divide in all units of measure, using whole numbers, common fractions, and decimals.
High School level chemistry.
Ability to apply common sense understanding to carry out instructions furnished in written, oral, or diagram form.
Ability to deal with problems involving several concrete variables in standardized situations, such as evaluating and implement a response to a chemical spill and to consider various priorities such as human, environmental and equipment safety.
Understanding and application of total rewards laws and legislation.

Required Experience/Education/Training/Certifications:

To perform this job successfully, an individual must possess the outlined experience level, education, training, minimum years of experience, product or industry knowledge plus any certifications in order to be considered.
High school diploma or general education degree (GED); or one to three years of related experience in operating waste water treatment systems or handling chemicals and/or training; or equivalent combination of education and experience
HAZWOPPER
Confined Space & Entry
Forklift, Scissor and Boom Lift driving
Licenses, Certifications, etc.:
24 hour HAZWOPPER Certification
CPR & First Aid training certifications


Equal Opportunity Employer Veterans/Disabled


1885 N. Batavia Street
Orange, California, 92865
United States

Equal Opportunity Employer Veterans/Disabled