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HazMat Technician

Date Posted: 12/9/2019

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Job Description

Ultimate Staffing is recruiting for a direct hire position with our client in San Jose, CA

Postion Title: HazMat Technician

Position Summary
Responsible for shipping and receiving dangerous goods / hazardous materials per regulations. Responsible for checking all inbound and outbound products. Ensures products are free of damage and infestation, product code dates are properly recorded and products match customer requirements.

Primary Duties and Responsibilities
Process hazardous material shipments following DOT rules and regulations.
Complete Bill of Ladings and hazardous materials shipping papers for all shipments
Determine method of shipment by utilizing knowledge of shipping procedures, rates and routes
Create and print of the required documents for Shipping / Box Labeling.
Maintain all shipment paperwork per the company's record retention policies
Verify all appropriate HAZMAT and safety labeling is followed for all outgoing shipments per IATA, IMDG, CFR49
Understand DOT, CFR49 Hazardous Materials and IATA shipping regulations, IMDG Code, UPS and FedEx requirements.
Ensures timely and accurate shipment processing and maintains inventory of shipping and receiving packing materials and supplies
Assist in day to day warehouse operations to include materials handling, operating industrial equipment (fork lift), counting, inventory and maintaining a clean work area
Arrange domestic transportation to domestic Forwarders via Federal Express (small parcel) Pilot Freight (Bulk) and Scheduling pick-up from XPO locations with freight carriers.
Track and analyze data for metrics daily 
Performs inventory adjustment audits and counts as directed
Examines outgoing shipments and make sure they conform with specifications
Place items into containers using fillers, spacers and protective padding as specified
Maintain up to date certifications on HAZMAT shipping
Ensures company policies and procedures are followed, and other duties as assigned

High school diploma or equivalent
Dangerous Goods Certified
Minimum Experience
1+ year experience shipping and receiving dangerous goods
3+ years of experience in supply chain logistics
IATA and DOT Hazmat certification is strongly preferred
Minimum Knowledge
Ability to spend 20% of time physically loading product onto equipment, pallets or totes.
Working knowledge of warehouse management system equipment
Good written and verbal communication skills
Ability to work specified shifts
Ability to understand and follow work procedures and safety rules
Ability to read, understand, and follow directions/instructions

We are an equal opportunity employer and make hiring decisions based on merit. Recruitment, hiring, training, and job assignments are made without regard to race, color, national origin, age, ancestry, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, gender expression, marital status, disability, or any other protected classification. We consider all qualified applicants, including those with criminal histories, in a manner consistent with state and local laws, including the City of Los Angeles' Fair Chance Initiative for Hiring Ordinance.

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Job Snapshot

  • Employee Type:Full-Time
  • Location:San Jose, CA
  • Job Type:Supply Chain
  • Experience:Not Specified
  • Education:Not Specified
  • Date Posted:12/9/2019
  • Contact: Liza Ramos (408) 436-3031
  • Pay Range: $0.00 - $0.00 Annually
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Job Reference: JO-1912-78382