Resource Manager and Solid Waste Coordinator - Warren, MI

Typical Duties include:

  • Perform daily (M-F, excluding holidays) inspections of site open top and compactor boxes.
  • Coordinate the shipment of trash, bulk recyclables, scrap wood, and landscaping waste.
  • Prepare and file paperwork for scrap metal and recycled paper shipments as above.
  • Maintain list of routine solid waste containers on site, including FELs.
  • Establish schedules for FEL cans to ensure site is efficiently serviced.
  • Update inventory of containers and FELs and modify pickups as needed to cost effectively respond to actual conditions.
  • Coordinate maintenance and/or replacement of compactors as required.
  • Respond to GM site wide requests and inquiries in relation to solid waste.
  • Document and inform applicable personnel regarding contamination in plant recycling containers.
  • Present viable recycling options to Lead Resource Manager.
  • Arrange for techs to pick up scrap vehicles and deliver to secured area for later crushing.
  • Review, verify, and approve/deny vendor invoices.
  • Create Purchase orders as required.
  • Respond to chemical spill incidents by covering drains, placing absorbents on liquids, and coordinating spill cleanup activities with technicians
  • Perform weekly inspections of waste storage areas (satellite and 90 day rooms) and emergency equipment, taking corrective action to eliminate deficiencies identified during the inspection.
  • Maintain necessary documentation of waste inventories, sample information, inspections and other activities as required.
  • Prepare labels, signs, shippers, and other paperwork as needed.
  • Assist in presenting annual site RCRA/SPCC training and quarterly business reviews.
  • Actively participate in GMAS, corporate, regulatory agency, and environmental audits as needed.
  • Compose, update, and comply with all applicable Task Instruction Sheets and Pre Task Plans

Minimum Qualifications:

  • Associate's degree or equivalent certification in Environmental Sciences or Hazardous Material Management AND one year experience in hazardous waste management and/or wastewater monitoring activities; OR,
  • Three years’ experience in hazardous waste management and/or wastewater monitoring activities; OR,
  • Any equivalent combination of experience, training and/or education
  • Excellent computer skills including Microsoft Word, Excel and Outlook;
  • Superior interpersonal, organizational and communication skills;
  • Familiarity with automotive facilities or large campus service needs.


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