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Republic Services HazMat Industrial Services Driver/Tech - CDL (B) in Norfolk, Massachusetts

Republic Services is a leader in Environmental Services, partnering with customers to create a more sustainable world.

We are Sustainability in Action — our promise to be environmentally responsible and to help our customers be environmentally responsible too.

Why choose Republic?

Joining Republic isn’t just about taking on a new job, it’s about making a commitment to create a more sustainable world together. Our people provide an essential service, serving and impacting customers, neighborhoods, and communities everywhere.

As a company, we are proud of our values and encourage those who share in our aspirations to join our team:

  • We protect our colleagues and communities through safe practices everywhere, every day.

  • We are committed to serving our customers and communities by going above and beyond to exceed expectations.

  • We take action to improve neighborhoods and communities by being environmentally responsible and creating a more sustainable world.

  • We are driven to deliver results in the right way.

  • We encourage a human centered culture that honors the unique potential and dignity of every person.

POSITION SUMMARY: The HazMat Industrial Services Driver/Technician will be responsible for proper transportation of various waste streams at various generator sites. Perform the operational functions relating to clean-up of industrial waste in a safe, efficient manner and in compliance with all applicable regulations. Performs operational functions relating to an emergency response hazardous and non-hazardous spill clean-up projects in a safe, compliant manner and in compliance with all applicable regulations. Operate trucks to perform pickups of bulk and containerized hazardous and non-hazardous wastes. Performs a variety of duties that comply with government regulations and procedures.


  • Operates light and heavy equipment relating to clean up, including: tanker, roll-off, liquid and turbo vacuums, box trucks, tractor trailers, skid steer, forklift, pumps and pallet-jack.

  • Responds to customer spills and emergencies during normal business hours and after hours.

  • Performs pre-trip and post-trip Department of Transportation inspections.

  • Maintains vehicle logs.

  • Performs general housekeeping, including maintenance of equipment and site.

  • Performs Less-than-truckload (LTL) pickups and full truck loads.

  • Maintains company equipment.

  • Ensures customer satisfaction.

  • Maintains documentation of manifests and work orders.

  • Processes hazardous and non-hazardous materials as needed.

  • Assists in maintaining good housekeeping at facility and on grounds.

  • Functions as technician on lab pack, field service projects, and Industrial Service field projects.

  • Performs other related duties as assigned.


  • Ability to use heavy and light equipment, such as tanker, vacuum truck, forklift and pallet-jack.

  • Skilled using hand and shop tools, and instruments.

  • Demonstrates, accuracy, thoroughness and attention to detail.

  • Must be able to prioritize, stay focused and handle multiple, diverse responsibilities.


  • A valid class B commercial driver’s license is required.

  • Current 40-hour HAZWOPER Training or ability to pass course upon hire.

Rewarding Compensation and Benefits

Eligible employees can elect to participate in:

• Comprehensive medical benefits coverage, dental plans and vision coverage.

• Health care and dependent care spending accounts.

• Short- and long-term disability.

• Life insurance and accidental death & dismemberment insurance.

• Employee and Family Assistance Program (EAP).

• Employee discount programs.

• Retirement plan with a generous company match.

• Employee Stock Purchase Plan (ESPP).

The statements used herein are intended to describe the general nature and level of the work being performed by an employee in this position, and are not intended to be construed as an exhaustive list of responsibilities, duties and skills required by an incumbent so classified. Furthermore, they do not establish a contract for employment and are subject to change at the discretion of the Company.

EEO STATEMENT:Republic Services is an equal opportunity employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, gender, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, national origin, age, disability, protected veteran status, relationship or association with a protected veteran (spouses or other family members), genetic information, or any other characteristic protected by applicable law.