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Chemical Processing Operator

6 days ago

Pay Competitive
Location Tampa/Florida
Employment type Full-Time

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  • Job Description

      Req#: R4702

      Starting pay: 18.25

      Schedule/Hours: 3rd Shift 9:00PM- 5:30AM

      What is the job?

      The Chemical Processing Operator controls equipment and systems to pre-treat hazardous and non-hazardous chemicals in a safe, efficient manner and in compliance with all applicable regulations.


      • Performing sample testing and lab work, and then performing the chemical treatment required

      • Loading and unloading bulk and containerized materials using light equipment.

      • Operating chemical process equipment, filter presses, and filtration systems.

      You may also

      • Perform daily inspections of facility and storage tanks.

      • Process inbound and outbound paperwork including customer manifests.

      • Operate equipment to empty oil drums and transfer solids and fluids to storage tanks.

      • Manage solids and chemical-treated fluids in a storage facility.

      • Performs general housekeeping, including cleaning tankers, and maintenance of equipment and site.

      • Assist in the training of new team members

      What you need to apply

      • 3-5 years of similar experience

      • High school diploma or equivalent is preferred.

      Why You’ll Stay

      A Career with Benefits

      • Education Reimbursement including Certifications, License and Endorsements

      • Leadership Development Programs

      • 401k with company match

      • Paid Time Off and Holidays

      • Cash Incentive Programs and Awards

      Medical and Supplemental Benefits

      How can your career grow?

      You can go on to become a Supervisor, Driver, and more! US Ecology has several opportunities for professional growth


      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.

  • About the company

      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.