Stericycle Lead Plant Worker in MS, United States

Lead Plant Worker

Job ID #: 19754



Functional Area:

Plant Operations


Healthcare Compliance Solutions

Position Type:


Education Required:

HS Diploma/GED

Experience Required:

2 - 3 Years

Relocation Provided:

Position Description

Stericycle is seeking a Plant Worker - Lead! This individual will ensure all waste is unloaded from vehicles, the vehicles are decontaminated, and waste is properly staged for scanning and processing. The individual will perform the duties in a safe and productive manner. Provides work direction and advice to lower level Plant Workers on a regular basis. Trains and supervises others. Essential Duties and Responsibilities: •Unload waste from incoming vehicles. Separates non-autoclavable waste to be incinerated. •Stage waste on conveyor system or properly stack waste for scanning in the Biotrack system. •Scan waste into the Biotrack system for proper recordkeeping purposes. •Load autoclave bins or incinerator hopper with waste for processing. •Place reusable containers on tub wash line for decontamination. •Operates tub wash unit insuring the wash unit is operating properly. Removes clean tubs from wash unit, inspects tubs and stacks for loading onto assigned vehicle for reuse. •Operates tub wash sprayer for oversized reusable tubs insuring the unit is operating properly. Inspects tubs and stacks for loading onto assigned vehicle for reuse. •Decontaminates vehicles cargo-carrying portion, reloads assigned reusable tubs and insures cargo-carrying portion of vehicle does not have free liquid on the floor. Informs plant supervisor the vehicle is ready to be moved from dock area. •Insures housekeeping issues, e.g., spills cleaned up, floor is dry, and debris not on floor, etc., are addressed immediately. •Assists in other areas of the plant operation as directed.

Position Requirements

Education and Experience: •High school diploma or equivalent (GED). •Two or more years of related experience or training or combination of experience and training, demonstrating strong communication skills and tact. •Demonstrates the ability to train and supervise others and provide work direction to lower level staff. •Demonstrates knowledge of barcode scanning and basic computer skills. •Demonstrates knowledge of Hazardous Materials and OSHA Regulations. •Demonstrates the ability to operate a powered industrial truck, e.g., forklift. *LI

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