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Job Information

AECOM Warehouse Specialist in Okinawa, Japan

Japan - Okinawa, Okinawa

Job Summary

AECOM has a opening for Warehouse Specialist in Okinawa, Japan

The Warehouse Specialist shall perform collecting, receiving, handling, transporting, processing, packaging and preparing hazardous material and hazardous waste for storage and shipment. Duties involve one or more of the following: manually loading or unloading trucks or other transporting devices; unpacking, shelving, or placing items in proper storage locations; or transporting goods by hand truck, cart, or pallet jack or forklift, applying labels to individual items, manually separating removable components and destroying items to be recycled. Works in a warehouse setting and is involved in handling hazardous materials that may be flammable, caustic, toxic and/or explosive.

Essential Responsibilities:

  • Processes hazardous material (HM) and hazardous waste (HW) delivered and received in the warehouse, inspects for damage, leaks. For HM, inpsects shortages/overages prior to and upon receipt. Reviews HM and HW for proper labeling.

  • Labels, stows, inventories HM and HW as directed by management, transfers to/from shelf bins, loads delivery vehicles.

  • Delivers HM to customer lockers, verifies deliveries with customers' records, processes and follows up payment and delinquencies.

  • Checks HM lockers and HW storage facilities and lockers to ensure proper storage and segregation, as well as proper barcoding, quantities are within authorized limits, excess HM is processed for return to HMMC.

  • Uses designated procedures for handling, processing, storing, and shipping requirements, and enters extensive information to update the database.

  • Conduct monthly random sampling, annual wall-to-wall inventories by serial number.

  • Offloads HM delivered to the warehouse, signs shipping documents acknowledging receipt of HM and record the HM receipt in designated systems IAW the APLs.

  • Assists processing HW returned from customer HWAPs, includes aerosol can punching, purging and recycling fire extinguishers, emptying and draining oil containers, sorts light bulbs, sorts batteries by type.

  • Perform all other position related duties as assigned or requested.

Work Environment, Physical Demands, and Mental Demands:

Ability to lift and carry loads of various weights and dimensions and ability to walk and stand for prolonged periods when working with hazardous waste. Ability to operate a forklift up to 10,000 pounds

Other Responsibilities:

Safety - AECOM enforces a safety culture whereby all employees have the responsibility for continuously developing and maintaining a safe work environment. As appropriate, each employee is responsible for completing all training requirements and fulfilling all self-aid/buddy aid responsibilities, participating in emergency response tasks and serving on safety committees and teams.

Quality - Quality is the foundation for the management of our business and the keystone to our goal of customer satisfaction. It is our policy to consistently provide services that meet customer expectations. Accordingly, each employee must conform to the AECOM Quality Policy and carry out job activities in compliance with applicable AECOM Quality System documents and customer contracts. Each employee must read and understand his/her Quality Management and Customer Satisfaction responsibilities.

Procedure Compliance - Each employee must read, understand and implement the general and specific operational, safety, quality and environmental requirements of all plans, procedures and policies pertaining to his/her job.

Minimum Requirements

  1. Must be a United States Citizen or acceptable proof of naturalization prior to employment.

  2. High school graduate or equivalent.

  3. Post high school training in hazardous material/waste handling and safety procedures.

  4. Two (2) years’ experience working in a federal / state or industry hazardous waste disposal operation.

  5. Working knowledge of hazardous material handling techniques, applicable local, state and federal regulations and federal supply procedures.

  6. Must possess a valid state driver’s license.

  7. Ability to successfully complete related training mandated by the Company and contract.

  8. Must meet and retain security clearance requirements.

  9. This position has a rotating shift and will be subject to shift changes, weekend, holiday and overtime work.

  10. Shift work, weekends, mandatory overtime (with proper notice given) and cross-training can be required in order to meet daily/weekly workload requirements.

  11. Relocation costs will not be reimbursed.

Preferred Qualifications

  • Preferred knowledge and experience with waste disposal operations.

What We Offer

When you join AECOM, you become part of a company that is

pioneering the future . Our teams around the world are involved in some of the most cutting-edge and innovative projects and programs of our time, addressing the big challenges of today and shaping the built environment for generations to come. We ensure a workplace that encourages growth, flexibility and creativity, as well as a company culture that champions

inclusion, diversity and overall

employee well-being through programs supported by company leadership. Our

core values define who we are, how we act and what we aspire to, which comes down to not only

delivering a better world , but working to “make amazing happen” in each neighborhood, community and city we touch. As an Equal Opportunity Employer, we believe in each person’s potential, and we’ll help you reach yours.

Job Category Logistics and Supply Chain

Business Line Management Services

Business Group Management Services Group (MS)

Country Japan

Position Status Full-Time

Requisition/Vacancy No. 218264BR

Clearance Required No

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.


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