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Environmental Technician - Beaumont, TX

Date: Feb 19, 2021

Location: Beaumont, TX, US, 77705

Company: Goodyear

Job Req ID: JR-40054038


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Safety is our priority! COVID-19 protocols are in place, including mandatory face coverings, social distancing, disinfection stations, and others to protect our associates. 

For more than a century, Goodyear has led the industry in manufacturing innovative tires that deliver the highest level of performance for everything from passenger cars and trucks to airplanes, heavy-duty mining equipment, and racecars. We are devoted to advancing tire technology, applying our innovations to new products that deliver confident mobility for drivers everywhere. If you are looking for a challenging, yet rewarding career path, you will enjoy being a part of the manufacturing team. 

General Description:

As an Environmental Technician, you will gain hands-on experience contributing to sustaining environmental compliance in one of Goodyear's Chemical manufacturing plants. Goodyear Chemical is a division of The Goodyear Tire & Rubber Company which manufactures and markets rubber-related chemicals for various applications. You will also become familiar with safety, quality, and how to be successful in a team environment. We encourage you to allow us to invest in your success as you invest in ours; apply today!

Responsibilities will include, but not be limited to:

· Conduct environmental inspections

· Collect samples (e.g., soil, wastewater, air)

· Perform waste handling and waste management activities

· Conduct audits (e.g., RCRA, SPCC, TPDES)

· Collect data, keep records and develop reports

· Clean and maintain a safe work environment

· Abide by standard work procedures and job safety standards, including required use of PPE

· Perform a variety of manual tasks in varying temperatures for extended periods of time, which may include lifting light to heavy materials, climbing, standing, squatting, bending, and working at heights and/or confined spaces when applicable

· Adhere to Goodyear's attendance policy

· Communicate clearly and concisely, both orally and in writing

· Understand and follow all instructions, both orally and in writing

Basic Qualifications:

· HS Diploma/GED

· Must be at least 18 years of age

· Must be legally authorized to work in the US without company sponsorship now or in the future

· Must be able to successfully complete all pre-employment criteria

· Ability to work any and/or rotating shifts, weekends, holidays, or overtime if applicable

· Basic computer skills

Preferred Qualifications:

· Bachelor's degree in environmental science or 4+ years' experience as an Environmental Technician in the chemical, rubber or petroleum industry

· Current Department of Transportation (DOT) Certification; must be obtained if not currently certified

· Current Resource Conservation and Recovery Act (RCRA) Hazardous Waste Certification; must be obtained if not currently certified

· Current Method 9 Opacity Reader Certification; must be obtained if not currently certified

· Current Hazardous Waste Operations and Emergency Response (HAZWOPER) certification (40 hours); must be obtained if not currently certified

· Current Spill Prevention Control and Countermeasures (SPCC) training status; must be obtained if training status is not current

· Experience with Texas Pollutant Discharge Elimination System (TPDES) permitting

· Experience with conducting RCRA, SPCC and TPDES audits

· Experience coordinating shipment of hazardous and non-hazardous waste under DOT and RCRA rules

· Experience preparing Annual Waste Summary Reports for the Texas Commission on Environmental Quality (TCEQ)

· Experience adhering to industry-specific safety standards

Candidate Criteria:

· Self-motivated: demonstrates appropriate initiative with or without direct supervision

· Hard worker: someone who works diligently to get tasks done in a timely and safe manner

· Adaptability: the ability to make changes, and to be successful in changing environments

· Team player: an associate who can be counted on to assist the company in being successful

· Ability to review, analyze, and interpret information, identify problems and make decisions in routine and non-routine situations

· Commitment to working safely

Goodyear is one of the world's largest tire companies. We employ about 64,000 people and manufacture products in 48 facilities in 22 countries around the world. Goodyear's two Innovation Centers in Akron, Ohio and Colmar-Berg, Luxembourg strive to develop state-of-the-art products and services that set the technology and performance standard for the industry. For more information about Goodyear and its products, go to www.goodyear.com/corporate.

 


Goodyear is one of the world's largest tire companies. It employs about 65,000 people and manufactures its products in 48 facilities in 22 countries around the world. Its two Innovation Centers in Akron, Ohio and Colmar-Berg, Luxembourg strive to develop state-of-the-art products and services that set the technology and performance standard for the industry. For more information about Goodyear and its products, go to www.goodyear.com/corporate.


Goodyear is an Equal Employment Opportunity and Affirmative Action Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regards to that individual's race, color, religion or creed, national origin or ancestry, sex (including pregnancy), sexual orientation, gender, gender identity, age, physical or mental disability, veteran status, genetic information, ethnicity, citizenship, or any other characteristic protected by law.


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