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Supplemental Waste Coordinator
Job ID 6945           
Alexandria, VA
Plant Operations
Plant Operations
Full-Time Regular
High School Diploma/GED
Minimum 1 Year

About Covanta: Covanta is a world leader in providing sustainable waste and energy solutions. Annually, Covanta’s modern Energy-from-Waste facilities safely convert approximately 20 million tons of waste from municipalities and businesses into clean, renewable electricity to power one million homes and recycle approximately 500,000 tons of metal. Through a vast network of treatment and recycling facilities, Covanta also provides comprehensive industrial material management services to companies seeking solutions to some of today’s most complex environmental challenges. For more information, visit .

Information on our facilities is available at . For career opportunities, visit . Covanta is an Equal Opportunity Employer.

We seek a dedicated individual who will coordinate the day-to-day activities of the facility special waste program. Successful candidate will be responsible for the safe and efficient operation of the program to include the off-loading and handling of supplemental special waste deliveries; supervision of the plant and/or temporary laborers assisting with this process; daily plant cleanup assignments; and all related administrative paperwork, contract, profiles, receipts and tracking procedures associated with the special waste program. Work closely with the environmental, operations and business departments to approve and process waste opportunities. Ensure strong customer relations. This position will ensure that all relevant federal and state regulatory requirements and sound environmental, health & safety practices are followed. 1. Supervise Waste Receiving – The selected individual will be responsible for supervising, unloading, inspection, and processing of special waste. 2. Follow Requirements - This position will ensure that all C4R Approval Requirements, SOPs, Regulatory Requirements and facility EHS requirements are followed 3. Coordinate with Operations – work cooperatively with facility operations to ensure inbound waste is managed in accordance with operational management plans (tipping floor, pit, operations, traffic flow, etc.) 4. Program Administration – ensure all paperwork and procedures are properly administered to ensure consistency with the national C4R assured destruction programs. 5. Customer Witnesses, Tours and Audits – will host customer’s visits to the facility to conduct secure witness destruction, basic tours and in depth audits. Will coordinate with team to ensure customer visits are efficient. 6. Communications – be the central point of contact for all special waste activities between facility, corporate and customers. 7. Additional requirements - This position reports to the facility Operations Supervisor and may include duties such as assisting in outages and assisting facility buyer with receiving and inventory management, as well as, performing other duties as assigned.

To be considered for this position, you must have a HS Diploma/GED coupled with at least 1-3 years of shipping receiving and warehouse management experience. Strong leadership skill, oral and written communication skills and proficiency in Excel and Word. Sound problem solving ability is a must. The ability to operate a forklift and other heavy equipment is also required. Additional Skills Preferred: • Technical training or B.S. degree • Energy from Waste facility / power plant experience • Customer service / account management experience • Knowledge of MS Customer Relations Mgmt. (CRM) &/or PeopleSoft Financials • Environmental sciences or chemistry experience


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