Material Handler
Veolia North America

Sauget, Illinois

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Company Description

Veolia group is the global leader in optimized resource management. With nearly 179,000 employees worldwide, the Group designs and provides water, waste and energy management solutions which contribute to the sustainable development of communities and industries. Through its three complementary business activities, Veolia helps to develop access to resources, preserve available resources, and to replenish them.

Job Description

Material Handler (Union)

Sauget, IL


Rotating Shifts, Days: 6:00 am - 4:30 pm for two weeks then Nights 6:00 pm - 4:30 am for two weeks

$18.91/ hr

Veolia is a global water, energy and environmental company operating in over 40 countries with 179,000 employees focused on delivering environmentally sustainable solutions. Within our Environmental Solutions and Services Team, we work with many clients to retrieve and dispose of hazardous and non-hazardous waste materials. Whenever possible, we will recycle these materials. Materials that cannot be recycled will be disposed of properly to ensure future generations' have a safe and healthy environment.

Veolia's Trade Waste Incineration facility is looking for qualified Material Handlers to join our team. We are a like minded team focused on safety, environmental compliance, customer service and operational excellence. Our local Sauget, IL operations has been in existence for 30+ years and has continued to provide career progression opportunities (pay rates over $30.00/hr) for those looking to work in a team environment where safety, innovation and operational excellence commitments are recognized.

During a typical day a Material Handler might:

  • Stage all necessary materials for processing and repackaging waste for the incinerator.

  • Suit up with proper personal protective equipment and other necessary equipment for environmental protection.

  • Break down and extract waste materials from various vendor containers and consolidate them into a mixing pan.

  • Process materials into various combinations of solids, mixes, and slurries and packages per process plan.

  • Record all material processed to maintain in-process inventory data using electronic scanning devices.

  • Shrink-wrap charges; move to incinerator dock using a forklift.

  • Dump waste hoppers, clean the process area and maintain cleanliness around the department.

  • Change out air supply banks (provides clean air source for personal protective suits) as required.

  • Maintain a complete inventory of personal protection equipment and other departmental supplies.

  • Communicate with the lead person and on-coming shift crews as required.




* High School diploma or General Educational Development (GED) required


* 24-Hour/40-Hour HAZWOPER training preferred, but not required

* Forklift license preferred, but not required

Veolia conducts a background check, drug test, and physical.

Additional Information

All your information will be kept confidential according to EEO guidelines.


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