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Environmental Services Operator (2nd shift)

Country/Region:  US

Mesa, AZ, US, 85212-9361

Req ID 62864 | OSS Mesa, United States

2nd shift (2:00pm-10:30pm)

GENERAL SUMMARY: Performs a variety of non-repetitive tasks in controlling and monitoring of chemicals within the manufacturing production organization in accordance with Federal, State and local regulations such as EPA Clean Water Act and DOT Toxic Substances Control Act.



  • Monitors chemicals, related equipment, and waste system indicators.
  • Makes chemical and equipment adjustments to ensure proper system functioning and chemical solution balance.
  • Removes and disposes of waste chemicals, solvents and acids.
  • Inspects hazardous waste production and storage units.
  • Must have good understanding of chemicals (acids, bases, oxidizers, flammables, reducers, water-reactives) in a variety of forms (liquids, solids, gases, sludges, slurries) and related incompatibilities to prevent undesirable chemical reactions.
  • Maintain operational logs; Prepares required reports to regulatory agencies.


Must be able to be certified on forklift, respirator, Confined Space, Emergency response, and HAZCOM systems. Must be able to perform and/or pass, Fire Extinguisher training.


Certificate in Environmental Waste Management preferred, High School Diploma or GED required.



Six months experience within manufacturing environment handling hazardous waste materials or chemicals preferred.


Physical Requirements:

Prolonged period(s) of standing may be required. Must be able to lift, push or pull 40 lbs regularly and perform continuous, active, physical effort. Work may require the use of specialized safety equipment.  Must be able to work outdoors in summer temps, confined spaces and in required PPE.

ZF Mesa Operations screening process includes a 10 panel substance abuse screening test which includes THC, ATF lifetime background check, and verification of eligibility for employment.  U.S. Citizen or U.S. Permanent Resident Status Required.



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