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Class A Driver - Albuquerque, NM

Company: Clean Harbors
Location: Albuquerque
Posted on: October 10, 2021

Job Description:

The Opportunity:

The Opportunity

Clean Harbors Albuquerque, NM is looking for an Industrial Class A Driver (Vacuum/Hydro-blasting) to join their safety conscious team! This position will be responsible for the performance of tasks associated with hazardous waste clean-up, site-remediation, equipment decontamination and handling of hazardous materials and will operate a variety of vehicles including vacuum trailer, roll-off and hydro-blasting equipment.

Why work for Clean Harbors?

  • Health and Safety is our #1 priority and we live it 3-6-5
  • Competitive wages with weekly overtime opportunities;
  • Group 401k with company matching components
  • Comprehensive health benefits coverage after 30 days of full-time employment
  • Opportunities for growth and development for all the stages of your career
  • Generous paid time off, company paid training and tuition reimbursement
  • Positive and safe work environments

Key Responsibilities:

  • Ensures Health and Safety is the number one goal by following policies, processes, and acting in a safe manner at all time
  • Operates light and heavy equipment including, but not limited to, pumps, vacuum, equipment, oil spill boom, generators, bobcats, etc., tank cleaning, hydro excavating & hydro blasting
  • Performs emergency response activities including, but not limited to chemical and water spills, etiological and biological contamination, tank cleaning, equipment decontamination, etc.
  • Works in atmospheres and locations with the potential for exposure to various chemical and physical agents, some of which may be hazardous, toxic or corrosive
  • Works in potentially elevated noise levels, confined spaces, including lifting in areas of low clearance
  • Working at elevations including working from ladders and scaffolding
  • Completion of associated paperwork, including but not limited to daily worksheets, vehicle inspections, equipment inspections and Health and Safety requirements and permits
  • Quick and immediate response when on call, secure coverage for shift and communicate your replacement's name to the coordinator
  • Emergency response, project-based work, manual labor required
  • Overnight travel required, approximately 35%
  • Location coverage includes emergency response in New Mexico and surrounding states
  • Requires manual transmission
  • Hazmat & Tanker endorsement required, or willingness to secure upon hire
  • Must be willing to travel disposal sites, disposal sites are in Colorado, Nebraska, Utah, Arizona, El Dorado, TX, Tulsa, OK
  • Requires manual labor


  • Class A CDL is required
  • Manual transmission required
  • Hazmat and tanker endorsement an asset, or ability to obtain upon hire
  • Previous experience with hydro blasting, vacuum truck and/or refinery work preferred
  • Ability to obtain TWIC Card
  • OSHA certification an asset
  • Ability to be on call including on weekends and holidays
Wondering what to expect in starting your career with Clean Harbors? Click Here to view a Day in the Life Video!

40 years of sustainability
, Clean Harbors is the leading provider of environmental, energy and industrial services throughout United States and Canada, as well as Mexico and Puerto Rico. The Company serves a diverse customer base, including a majority of the Fortune 500 companies, thousands of smaller private entities and numerous federal, state, provincial and local governmental agencies. Through its Safety-Kleen subsidiary, Clean Harbors also is a premier provider of used oil recycling and re-refining, parts washers and environmental services for the small quantity generator market.

We thank all those interested in joining the Clean Harbors team; however only those that complete the online application and meet the minimum job qualifications will be considered for this role.

Clean Harbors is a Military & Veteran friendly company


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