Posted 1 month ago

Hazmat Assistant

Company: City of Naperville
Category: Other Occupations


Type: Part Time

The Naperville Fire Department is seeking part-time Hazardous Materials (“Haz-Mat”) Assistants to work at the City’s Household Hazardous Waste Disposal Site located at 156 Fort Hill Drive next to the Public Works Service Center. The site operates every Saturday and Sunday from 9:00 a.m. – 2:00 p.m.  Haz-Mat Assistants must be available to work approximately three (3) weekend days per month. This part-time position is ineligible for city benefits, time off, etc. Duties will include checking driver’s licenses of residents, passing out literature/brochures, and receiving the hazardous waste from residents. Haz-Mat Assistants will be required to wear personal protective equipment while receiving hazardous waste from residents. Personal protective equipment may include wearing Tyvek suits, safety glasses, and gloves. Some of the items that may be dropped off include:

  • Automotive products
  • Home, repair, building, and woodworking materials or hobby supplies
  • Painting and decorating supplies
  • Kitchen, laundry and household cleaning supplies
  • Pesticides, herbicides and batteries
  • Heavy items including vehicle batteries, propane tanks and 5-gallon pails of driveway sealer