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Operations Manager - Environmental

Buffalo, NY, USA Req #128
Friday, November 22, 2019
EnviroServe, a Savage Company, provides comprehensive environmental services to customers across the United States. We offer planned and emergency response services, including 24-hour emergency response, along with specialized waste transportation and disposal of hazardous, non-hazardous, universal, and recyclable wastes and materials.
EnviroServe, a Savage Company, is hiring for an energetic and self-motivated Operations Manager to grow our Buffalo, NY office. The Operations Manager is expected to direct, plan, organize and motivate team members in the performance of their responsibilities and duties. We need someone with an entrepreneurial spirit that is willing to spend significant time cultivating and developing Customers by promoting EnviroServe key service advantages. 

 Advantages to Joining our team:


  • A culture that appreciates Team Members
  • Paid time off (“PTO”)
  • Paid holidays
  • Profit sharing
  • Excellent benefits including medical, dental, vision, and 401(k) with match
  • Opportunity for growth
  • A culture of safety
  • A commitment to helping our Team Members do things that they never dreamed possible
  • We pride ourselves on providing our team members with the latest equipment and the highest commitment to safety.
 
Job Responsibilities:  
  • Develop and grow the office into a recognized regional player in the Environmental Services industry
  • Manage day-to-day operations of the assigned service office to ensure quality and budget performance
  • Monitor budget, operating expenses and established KPIs and make adjustments to processes and procedures to achieve desired performance
  • Direct the operation in safety, compliance, optimal equipment utilization, equipment maintenance, efficient labor and material costs
  • Prepare and participate in regular P&L reviews to ensure that the operation is achieving budgeted and profitable growth
  • Oversee personnel, including selecting, coaching, disciplining, training and evaluating team member performance
  • Be available after normal office hours and weekends for emergency response situations
  • Review project paperwork, timecards, drivers’ logs and invoices including, monitoring hours worked to maintain compliance with company and DOT policies

Qualifications:
  • 5 years relative operations experience (or combination of education and experience)
  • 2+ years of equivalent managerial experience in the environmental industry
  • Preferred Bachelor’s degree in Environmental Services, Engineering or Business
  • 40-hr HAZWOPER certification preferred
  • Valid driver’s license and reliable transportation
  • Local and regional travel with periodic corporate events requiring travel by air
  • Expert working knowledge of the environmental industry best practices and associated government regulatory procedures
  • Strong interpersonal and networking skills to build relationships with clients and direct reports

Physical Requirements:

  • This position is required to work outdoors in all kinds of weather conditions
  • Must be able to work outdoors in various climates for up to 12 hours
  • Must be able to lift and carry at least 50 pounds on an occasional basis
  • Must be able to climb steps and ladders
  • Must have the ability to work, walk, and stand on uneven ballast surfaces for long periods of time
  • Should have the ability to use basic hand tools
  • Our Operations Managers are “in field” leaders. You will be working outdoors and must be able jump in and help team members lift and move a minimum of 40 pounds. As is the nature of the environmental business, you will frequently be required to wear PPE, including respirators and protective clothing 

With more than 70 years’ experience in hundreds of locations across North America and internationally, Savage is a trusted partner for safely moving and managing mission-critical materials with worry-free consistency while creating value for our Customers. Savage specializes in rail, truck and marine transportation, logistics, materials handling and other industrial and environmental services. We Hire RightTrain Right and Treat Right, and strive to provide our Team Members with opportunities to do things they never dreamed possible.

EnviroServe is an Equal Opportunity Employer and maintains a drug free workplace.

Having trouble with our application?  Please call 800-233-0883 for assistance. 

Other details

  • Job Family Team Leader
  • Pay Type Salary
  • Buffalo, NY, USA