Project Specialist
Waste Management - Phoenix, AZ

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Waste Management is an equal opportunity / affirmative action employer (M/F/H/V).

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Job Schedule:
Job Shift: Day
Travel: Occasional 6-15%
Employee Referral Amount: 500 (REQUEST-only posted on internal portal if position is posted externally)

Job Summary

Coordinates all onsite activities at client location in relation to the installation, storage, transportation and removal of waste and recycling equipment and other related services following federal, state & local regulations. Supervises and plans activities of onsite personnel. Serves as liaison between client and vendors in relation to service issues. Maintains pre-established standards for safety and environmental issues.

Essential Duties and Responsibilities

To perform this job successfully, an individual must be able to perform each essential duty satisfactorily. Other minor duties may be assigned.

  • Coordinate logistics for transportation of waste equipment, universal waste and non-hazardous waste equipment from client site including profiling, scheduling, manifesting.
  • Ensure compliance with client and government regulations by performing necessary inspections and reporting. Resolve all issues in a timely manner.
  • Assist with client and vendor financial obligations including invoicing, reporting and contracts.
  • Promote culture of safety by ensuring site personnel are properly trained to perform assigned duties and comply with safety, environmental, federal, state & local regulations.

    Supervisory Responsibilities

    The highest level of supervisory skills that may be required in this job is the management of non-supervisory employees. This includes:
  • Direct supervision of approximately 0 to 10 full-time operations level employees and/or contract employees


    The requirements listed below are representative of the qualifications necessary to perform the job.
    A. Education and Experience
    Required: Associates Degree in Environmental Sciences, Accounting or Business and one to two years of experience with responsibility in project/business management and/or environmental or services industry experience. Bachelor's in Business Administration may substitute for limited experience at the discretion of the hiring manager.

    Preferred: Bachelor's in Business Administration or advanced degree in related field (Accounting, Environmental Sciences). One year of experience in a supervisory level position.
    B. Certificates, Licenses, Registrations or Other Requirements

    Certified Hazardous Materials Manager (CHMM) is preferred.

    C. Other Knowledge, Skills or Abilities Required
    An entrepreneurial skill set is highly valued with the ability to creatively achieve stretch goals and provide new services and value to existing customers


    At Waste Management, each eligible employee receives a competitive total compensation package including Medical, Dental, Vision, Life Insurance and Short Term Disability. As well as Stock Purchase Plan, Company match on 401k plan, and more! Our employees also receive Paid Vacation, Holidays and Personal Days. Please note that benefits may vary by site.

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