Environmental Technician in Niles, MI at National Standard

Date Posted: 3/1/2021

Job Snapshot

  • Employee Type:
  • Location:
    Niles, MI
  • Experience:
    Not Specified
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Job Description

  • Preforms the duties of wastewater treatment operator alternating week ends, vacations and absences.
  • Completes and documents monthly water regulatory compliance inspections and related activities.
  • Directs supervisors and employees to resolve any compliance issues.
  • Responsible for all aspects of the waste program including:
  • Completes and documents weekly hazardous waste inspections.
  • Works with supervisors and employees to resolve any waste issues.
  • Coordinates hazardous waste storage areas including supervision of employees performing waste activities.
  • Arranges waste shipping with outside venders and manages pickup preparation and loading activities with employees and outside venders.
  • Develops and maintains waste characterization profiles, recertification’s and analytical testing as appropriate.
  • Develops and communicates guidance with employees and supervisors to properly handle and Label Waste containers.
  • Submits Manifests and bi-annual reports to MDEQ per Regulations.
  • Completes and documents weekly air regulatory compliance audits and related activities.
  • Directs with supervisors and employees to resolve any compliance issues.


  • Multi-media experience is preferred, but not required.
  • Water concentration with relevant EGLE certifications: 
    • Wastewater -
      • A-1h Non-Contact Cooling Water,
      • B-1b Neutralization,
      • B-2a Chemical Clarification.
    • Stormwater -
      • Industrial Stormwater Certified Operator.