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Hazardous Material/Recycling Specialist
County of El Dorado, Environmental Management Department
Placerville, California

Date Posted: April 29, 2013
Application Deadline: May 19, 2013
Salary: $28.65 - $34.82 Hourly
$4,966.00 - $6,035.47 Monthly
$59,592.00 - $72,425.60 Annually
No. Hours/Week: Full-time



The County of El Dorado is conducting this recruitment to fill one (1) full-time vacancy for the Environmental Management Department located in Placerville. It will also establish a list, for up to six months, which may be used to fill future full-time, part-time and extra-help vacancies.

Under general supervision, assists in coordination of the County’s solid waste reduction, recycling, household hazardous waste and small quantity generator program; assists with response and performs site analysis of hazardous materials incidents; verifies compliance with requirements and maintains records of hazardous materials use, storage and disposal throughout the County.



Where college degrees and/or college course credits are required, degrees and college units must be obtained from an accredited college or university. Courses from non-accredited institutions will not be evaluated for this requirement.

Education: Equivalent to graduation from a four-year college or university with major coursework in the biological and physical sciences or a related field,


Experience: Two (2) years of experience in solid waste management and recycling or hazardous materials management.

Other Requirements: Must possess and maintain a valid driver's license. Must pass a biennial hazardous materials medical surveillance physical in accordance with US Code and Regulations and CA Labor Code and Regulations (29 CFR Part 1910.120 and 8 CCR).




El Dorado County is an EEO/ADA employer and a drug-free workplace.


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