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    Summary

    About the Position: Fort Meade is located almost midway between the cities of Baltimore, MD and Washington, DC and is home to approximately 10,000 military personnel along with about 25,000 civilian employees. Approximately 6,000 family members reside on post. Fort Meade is virtually a city in itself, with a modern exchange mall, a commissary, and state of the art fitness centers, historical library, jogging trails, RV Park and much more.

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    Responsibilities

    • Serve as Hazardous Waste Disposer, performing duties related to Garrison generated hazardous waste/materials in need of treatment, resale, recycling or disposal.
    • Handle various types of waste and material characterized as solids, liquids, gasses, flammable, corrosive, toxic and reactive.
    • Operate forklift up to 6000 pound capacity and 5 ton trucks.
    • Add reagents to hazardous waste neutralizing acids and bases to solidify mercury.
    • Receive, store and ship hazardous waste/material in accordance with policies/procedures, and safety regulations.
    • Perform various test procedures to identify continuances such as solvents and petroleum products.
    • Determine if containers are DOT approved and coordinate with environmental division to get them to DOT standards.
    • Inspect storage area daily for accountability, proper identification and safe storage measure are met.
    • Operate and maintain pumping facilities.

    Travel Required

    Occasional travel - You may be expected to travel for this position.

    Supervisory status

    No

    Promotion Potential

    7

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