Responsible for collecting, receiving, handling, transporting, processing, packaging and preparing hazardous material or waste for storage and shipment.
Operating manual and power lifting devices, materials handling equipment, and motor vehicles to pick up or move materials.
Required to maintain a valid operator's license to perform these duties.
Working in a warehouse setting and is involved in handling hazardous materials that may be flammable, caustic, toxic and/or explosive. Receives, stows, inventories, selects, and delivers HM to designated customers.
Performing safety and operational checks on inventory of HM. Checking HM storage facilities and lockers to ensure proper storage, segregation and physical separation of incompatible material.
Ensuring that HM designated for disposal that is staged for pick-up has proper identification labels and the labels to include origin, waste information, dates, categories, and types of waste.
Using a HM Tracking System and other Government data systems to access databases for handling, processing, storing, and shipping requirements, and enters extensive information to update the database.
Inspecting and making initial identification and assessment of standard HM/HW to determine their nature (e.g., flammability, toxicity), and storage characteristics (e.g., repercussions of long term storage).
Visually examining HM containers in storage and during transport for leakage and other indications of deterioration.
Participating in the removal and clean-up of hazardous material spills. Re-packs, consolidates, and/or blends spilled wastes into proper containers for pick-up.
To be successful in this Warehouse Specialist roll, you:
Must pass a Government background check prior to employment
Serco Inc. (Serco) is the Americas division of Serco Group, plc. Serco serves every branch of the U.S. military, numerous U.S. Federal civilian agencies, the Intelligence Community, the Canadian government, state and local governments, and commercial clients. We help our clients deliver vital services more efficiently while increasing the satisfaction of their end customers. Headquartered in Herndon, Virginia, Serco Americas has approximately 8,000 employees and is part of a $4 billion global business that helps transform government and public services around the world. At Serco, our employees are our most valuable asset - we listen, respect and support them throughout their career at Serco. We invite you to become part of our dynamic team. Serco is an equal opportunity employer committed to diversifying our workforce (Race/ Color/ Sex/ Sexual Orientation/ Gender Identity/ Religion/ National Origin/ Disability/ Vets).