Randstad Environmental Health & Safety Technician in Billerica, Massachusetts

Environmental Health & Safety Technician

job details:

  • location:Billerica, MA

  • salary:$15 - $19 per hour

  • date posted:Tuesday, February 12, 2019

  • experience:Entry Level

  • job type:Temp to Perm

  • industry:Manufacturing

  • reference:S_731008

  • questions:amy.poirier@randstadusa.com978/436-6778

job description

Environmental Health & Safety Technician

In this entry level position you will be performing tasks related to the transportation of Hazardous chemicals. While also performing administrative duties related to labeling and logging chemicals.


At the Billerica and Bedford facilities:

  • Move filled waste drums (up to 55 gallon) from point of generation to Hazardous Waste Storage Area using 4-wheel drum dolly.

  • Assure waste drums are labelled properly

  • Move empty drums from Chemical Distribution Room to Hazardous Waste Storage Area

  • Pump waste from holding tank to drums (5 days per week). Assure drums are properly labeled.

  • Move drums every Tuesday from Hazardous Waste Storage Area to waste vendor truck.

  • Move drums of sodium hydroxide from storage area to wastewater treatment area. Using drum pump, daily pumping of drum contents into holding tank.

  • Mixing sodium bicarbonate solution and filling tank as required.

  • Assist with calibration of pH meters (EHS to provide training)

  • Perform Hazardous Waste Satellite Accumulation Inspections (1 day per week)

  • Miscellaneous tasks as assigned.

  • Working in a clean room environment

Site EHS to provide training on;

  • General EHS Requirements

  • Hazard Communications for chemicals the employee will be working with

  • Hazardous Waste training (labeling requirements, weekly inspection items, emergency procedures, etc.)

  • Other topics as required

Working hours: 6:00 AM - 2:30 PM


  • Ability to travel between the Billerica and Bedford MA facilities (approx. 10 minutes). Mileage reimbursement provided.

-Training in Hazardous Waste regulations and OSHA Hazard Communications a plus.


High School


Entry Level


Experience in clean room a plus

Minimum 6 months experience required working in a laboratory environment

If interested please apply directly. Call or email with questions.

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