Hazardous Waste Operations Support Manager

 •  Waste Management Houston, TX

5 - 7 years experience  •  Business Services

Salary depends on experience
Posted on 11/22/17
Houston, TX
5 - 7 years experience
Business Services
Salary depends on experience
Posted on 11/22/17

Hazardous Waste Operations Support Manager

I.  Job Summary
Serves as support person for Territory or Vertical.  Activities include: implementation of new contracts, assisting with special projects, and staffing existing contracts as needed.  May also assist Business Development and Territory/Vertical Managers with site walks, proposal development, and contract renewals.  Significant travel is required (75%+).

II.  Essential Duties and Responsibilities

To perform this job successfully, an individual must be able to perform each essential duty satisfactorily.  Other minor duties may be assigned. 

  • Coordinate logistics for transportation of hazardous and non-hazardous waste from client site including profiling, scheduling, manifesting and physically loading bulk and drum loads.  
  • Consult with client and prospective clients to identify, design and implement cost saving opportunities and proposals.
  • Ensure compliance with client and government regulations by performing necessary inspections and reporting. Resolve all issues in a timely manner.
  • Administer client and vendor financialobligations including invoicing, reporting and contracts.
  • Promote culture of safety by ensuring site personnel are properly trained to perform assigned duties and comply with safety, environmental, federal, state & local regulations.

III.  Supervisory Responsibilities
The highest level of supervisory skills required in this job is the management of non-supervisory employees.  This includes:

  • Direct supervision of approximately 0 to 5 full-time operations level employees

IV.  Qualifications
The requirements listed below are representative of the qualifications necessary to perform the job.
A.  Education and Experience

  • Education: Bachelor's Degree (accredited) in Environmental Sciences, Accounting or Business, or in lieu of degree, High School Diploma or GED (accredited) and 4 years of hazardous waste management in an industrial or heavy manufacturing environment. 
  • Experience: 7 years of hazardous waste management in an industrial or heavy manufacturing environment (in addition to education requirement).

B.  Certificates, Licenses, Registrations or Other Requirements

  • RCRA and DOT regulatory compliance experiencerequired
  • 40 Hour Hazwoper Certification required
  • Previous manifesting and profiling experiencerequired 

C. Other Knowledge, Skills or Abilities Required

  • An entrepreneurial skill set is highly valued with the ability to creatively achieve stretch goals and provide new services and value to existing customers.
  • Profit and loss (budgeting)
  • Project management
  • Customer service and vendor management

V.  Competencies/ Traits

  • Supervisory and team building skills
  • Creative problem solving and innovative thinker
  • Effective and concise communication
  • Adept decision making
  • Strategic thinking
  • Strong leadership and relationship building skills
  • Strong business acumen and financial knowledge
  • Self-motivated and directed with a keen sense of urgency to deliver results
  • Customer-focused



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