Environmental Project Coordinator at US Ecology

Posted in Other 9 days ago.

Location: Wentzville, Missouri





Job Description:

About You

You're an autonomous, diplomatic leader who's motivated to create total waste management solutions. You've got strong communication skills, and can collaborate with people from all walks of life. Customers and colleagues appreciate your ability to build strong relationships, and you understand the importance of great customer service. You take pride in making solid decisions, but you're not afraid to ask for help when needed.

Position Snapshot

You'll be responsible for managing a Total Waste Management (TWM) and environmental waste contract at a customer locations. In this position, you'll help your customers develop recycling, waste reduction and waste management programs for their facility. You will determine the proper method of treatment and then route customer waste to one of our many treatment sites across North America.

Day in the Life

While each day may be different, you can expect to do the following on a regular basis:


  • Grab your favorite morning beverage, log onto your computer and check emails

  • Follow up on pending customer requests

  • Participate in and lead events to locate and implement process improvements and strategies for lowering customer and vendor costs and waste minimization/diversion projects

  • Complete customer reports on cost and waste volumes

  • Support on-site EHS customer representatives

  • Track, resolve and log customer issues requiring attention

  • Conduct site-specific reviews to determine financial and environmental performance

  • Hold meetings with our client to discuss services and expectations

What you need to apply


  • Associate's or Bachelor's degree in related field preferred, i.e. Environmental Science.

  • Related experience in waste management also required.

  • Moderate computer skills (strong experience with Microsoft Office Suite, specifically Excel)

  • Experience with Resource Conservation Recovery Act (RCRA), Department of Transportation (DOT), Toxic Substance Control Act (TSCA) and other applicable local, state, and federal regulatory bodies.

For your hard work


  • Tuition reimbursement after six months

  • Opportunity for professional growth

  • Employer paid certifications and training

  • 100% employer paid medical for you

  • Paid Time Off

  • Cash Recognition Programs

  • Find out more at www.usecology.com

US Ecology is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer. We consider all qualified applicants without regard to race, religion, color, sex, gender, national origin, age, sexual orientation, disability or veteran status, among other factors.