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National Response Corporation CDL Class A Environmental Truck Driver (Northeast region) in Albany, New York

CDL Class A Environmental Truck Driver (Northeast region)

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  • Albany, NY, USA

  • Full Time Non-Exempt

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At US Ecology, our Class A Truck Drivers transport hazardous and non-hazardous waste regionally between the point or origin and facilities in the Northeast. Team members are responsible for ensuring driving and operation of equipment is conducted in a safe and compliant manner. A typical week will have you leaving from your dispatch point on Monday morning and returning home Friday afternoon while operating box vans, roll off trailers, and tank trailers.

Position Snapshot

In this position, you would travel to customer locations to assist them with their regulated waste needs. You will sort, package, document, secure, and then transport their waste to a temporary storage or treatment facility. Customers would include retail stores, pharmacies, and industrial sites. Examples of waste you would handle are lighters, batteries, oils, cleaners, over the counter medicine, bleach, vinegar, paints, aerosols, other chemicals, and contaminated soils to name a few.

After checking in you can expect to:

  • Review your daily route that given to you by the Transportation Coordinator the week prior.

  • You will be able to check your truck for needed supplies and placards.

  • Proceed on your scheduled route with safety in the front of your mind.

  • While making your stops at the retail stores, you will exercise your customer service skills.

  • Operate class A trucks.

  • Visit base customers regularly, while enjoying a nice change of pace with seasonal projects.

  • Maintain electronic log and documentation of manifests and work orders on your tablet.

What you need to apply

  • High School Diploma or GED equivalent

  • CDL Class A , with hazardous endorsement required

  • Good driving record with less than 3 violations in the last 3 years

  • Basic knowledge of smart phones and computers

  • Knowledge of DOT, EPA, and DEA regulations

  • Ability to pass pre-employment background checks and drug screening

  • Travel may apply based off of specific contracts or projects

For your hard work

  • Tuition reimbursement after six months

  • Opportunity for professional growth

  • Employer paid certifications and training

  • 100% employer paid medical option for you

  • Paid Time Off

  • Cash Recognition Program

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US Ecology is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer. We consider all qualified applicants without regard to race, religion, color, sex, gender, national origin, age, sexual orientation, disability or veteran status, among other factors.

Job Type: Full-time


  • 401(k)

  • Dental Insurance

  • Employee Assistance Program

  • Health Insurance

  • Paid Time Off

  • Bonus Plan

  • Referral Program

  • Vision Insurance