Hazardous Waste/ Chemical Management Technician in Oakville at Volt

Date Posted: 8/9/2018

Job Snapshot

  • Employee Type:
  • Location:
  • Duration:
    48 weeks
  • Date Posted:
  • Job ID:
  • Pay Rate
    $22.0 - $28.0/Hour
  • Contact Name
    Volt Branch

Job Description

We are looking to hire a Hazardous Waste/Chemical Management Specialist/Technician for our Client in the Aerospace industry in Oakville, ON for approximately a 12 month contract with the possibility of extension, through our Company Volt Workforce Solutions Canada.

Interested Candidates must be Eligible to Work Without Employment Sponsorship


  • Job Title: Hazardous Waste/Chemical Management Specialist/Technician
  • Client: in the Aerospace industry
  • Employer: Volt Workforce Solutions Canada
  • Location: Oakville, ON, L6L5Y7
  • Start Date: ASAP (tentative pending cleared background check and Reference checks)
  • Term: 12 months contract
  • Pay Rate: $22-28/hour (T4) + benefits available 
  • Hours: 37.5 hrs/week or 7.5 hours per week

 Our Client has stated that they * urgently need this position filled*

Job Description Summary and Client Summary: Every second a plane takes off with our Clients' Aerospace Systems equipment onboard. From space exploration and defense to today’s more electric, more intelligent, more integrated aircraft – our systems make modern flight possible. And by “make it possible,” we mean: we start it, power it, control it, ventilate it, quiet it, land it, stop it and monitor it. We have more than 41,000 employees across 150 countries working at the forefront of technological innovation. Thanks to their efforts, our global reach and our market-leading position, we do big things no one else can do.

Today, the fully integrated landing systems we design, test and manufacture help millions of passengers reach their destinations safely. But we aren’t satisfied with today’s success. Our global Landing Systems team is committed to continuous improvement – we work hard to make our solutions lighter-weight, stronger and more technically advanced, so that plane travel can be safer, more affordable and more sustainable in the years to come. We are looking for the best and brightest to fly and land with us!

Reporting to the Environmental Health and Safety Manager - as the Hazardous Waste/Chemical Management Specialist, you will be responsible for the maintenance and functional management of the wastewater treatment system including site wide support of hazardous waste management.

Primary responsibilities:

  • Operating, trouble shooting, and performing preventative & scheduled maintenance for the wastewater treatment system, filter press, probes, filters, pumps, process tanks, sludge removal/disposal, solution replenishment, chemical handling, storage & disposal
  • Perform related departmental housekeeping & 5S activities
  • Coordinate hazardous & nonhazardous waste from all areas of the facility, including oils, coolants, sealants, oily rags, scrap metals, contractor waste etc.
  • Perform other duties as assigned
  • Handling of hazardous chemicals
  • Material handling using lift truck

Basic Qualifications & Required Experience/Training:

  • Knowledge of Ontario hazardous waste regulation would be an asset
  • Transportation of Dangerous Goods Training
  • Previous WWT experience an asset
  • Minimum grade 12 education with some community college courses in the environmental, health and safety field
  • Material handling using lift truck experience
  • Minimum of 5 years’ experience in plating processes
  • Demonstrated knowledge of industrial wastewater treatment operations, chemical treatment, handling, storage & disposal, experienced with pumps, probes & filters, confined space requirements
  • Demonstrated knowledge of emergency response and spill clean-up procedures would be considered an asset
  • Must be action oriented, a team player & be able to work with the minimum of supervision
  • Client Core Foundation Competencies including Ethics, Values, Integrity and Trust

Note: Volt Workforce Solutions Canada is committed to meeting the needs of applicants and employees with disabilities in a timely manner, and will do so by preventing and removing barriers to accessibility in support of the Accessibility for Ontarians with Disabilities Act. Please let us know if you need an accommodation during any part of the application and selection process.

Volt Workforce Solutions Canada is an Equal Opportunity employer.