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Laborer (Sign-on Bonus Eligible!)

Company: Disability Solutions
Location: Saint Petersburg
Posted on: April 3, 2024

Job Description:

Who we areFor more than 40 years, Covanta has been at the forefront of sustainable materials management, providing companies and communities world-class waste and resource solutions.Through our diverse and scalable full-service capabilities, we're leading the charge to a carbon-negative future-reducing, reusing, recycling and reimagining waste for the benefit of both people and planet.Our differentiator comes from our vast ecosystem of technology, facilities, and partnerships, trusted by the world's largest organizations to solve their most pressing environmental challenges, and achieve their most ambitious environmental, social, and governance (ESG) goals.All that we're missing is you. Join us today!!Our valuesDiversity, inclusivity, engagement-these are the values that help us foster a strong sense of community within Covanta. By embracing the unique talents, perspectives, and experiences of our employees, we cultivate an environment that embraces teamwork, encourages open dialogue, and provides opportunities for growth.About the roleLocation- St. Petersburg FLWe are seeking a Laborer at our metals operation to perform various hands-on tasks required for the upkeep, maintenance and operation of the plant and its component equipment. The position reports directly to the Site Supervisor but will support both the maintenance and operations team.This job offers an exciting opportunity with a very competitive Total Rewards package that includes:

  • A competitive Base Salary
  • Performance based Annual Incentive Plan
  • Great benefits including PTO, health insurance, Retirement Savings Plan and 401K matchESSENTIAL DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES INCLUDE:
    • Performing general housekeeping of the facility, including cleaning and moving material
    • Assisting with maintaining metals processing equipment
    • Inspecting incoming metals remove as appropriate
    • Having the ability to work autonomously or as part of a team
    • Following all company procedure and safety policies
    • Performing other duties as assigned by site supervisorEDUCATION AND EXPERIENCE:
      • High School Diploma or equivalent required
      • Minimum of 1 year of relevant experience working in an OSHA regulated work environment strongly preferred
      • Basic knowledge of safety and standard operating procedures is required
      • Must be able to use job tools (air lances, refuse hooks, rakes, brooms, shovels, etc.) as providedWORK ENVIRONMENT:
        • The Successful Candidate must be able to work their entire shift in basic personal protective equipment (PPE) including but not limited to hard hat, safety glasses, long sleeves, gloves, steel boots and hearing protection, as well as a respirator as needed
        • They will be expected to work outdoors in a landfill environment in all weather conditions
        • The needs of this role may require the ability to lift/move up to 50 pounds
        • On certain occasions, kneeling, crawling, stooping, bending or twisting for extended periods of time may be required
        • Walking and/or standing and/or sitting for extended periods of time and walking on elevated platforms or scaffolding may be requiredKEY COMPETENCIES:
          • Strong mechanical ability and aptitude
          • Commitment to safety
          • Effective verbal and written communication skills
          • Ability to take appropriate safe action on own initiative to prevent equipment damage or injury to personnel
          • Ability work in a team and also build teamwork
          • Ability to exercise independent judgment and take initiative when requiredOur DEI commitmentCovanta is an Equal Opportunity Employer. Qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, sexual orientation, gender identity, disability or protected veteran status.EOE AA M/F/Protected Veteran Status/Disability EEO is the Law Poster (The poster can be found at ). Level, Title and/or Salary may be adjusted based on the applicant's experience or skills.If you are a qualified individual with a disability or a disabled veteran, you may request a reasonable accommodation if you are unable or limited in your ability to access job openings or apply for a job on this site as a result of your disability. You can request reasonable accommodations by contacting us at

Keywords: Disability Solutions, St. Petersburg , Laborer (Sign-on Bonus Eligible!), Other , Saint Petersburg, Florida

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