Industrial Class A Driver

Clean Harbors Emeryville, CA

About the Job

The Opportunity:

Clean Harbors Benicia CA is looking for an Industrial Class A Driver to join their safety conscious team! This position will be responsible for the performance of tasks associated with hazardous waste clean-up, site-remediation, equipment decontamination and handling of hazardous materials and will operate a variety of vehicles including vacuum trailer, roll-off and hydro-blasting equipment. This position is predominantly in a refinery setting.

Why work for Clean Harbors?

  • Health and Safety is our #1 priority and we live it 3-6-5
  • Competitive wages with weekly overtime opportunities;
  • Group 401k with company matching components
  • Comprehensive health benefits coverage after 30 days of full-time employment
  • Opportunities for growth and development for all the stages of your career
  • Generous paid time off, company paid training and tuition reimbursement
  • Positive and safe work environments

Key Responsibilities:

  • Ensuring that Health and Safety is the number one priority by complying with all safe work practices, polices and practices and acting in a safe manner at all times
  • Waste pick up from customer locations utilizing vacuum trucks, guzzlers and tankers
  • Driver are responsible for loading and offloading their trucks
  • Ability to travel overnight
  • Maintain daily logs, time sheets, expense reports, dispatch and trip reports, as well as vehicle inspection reports
  • Requires Class A CDL
  • Recent graduates with CDL A are strongly encouraged to apply
  • Ability to drive manual transmission on a commercial vehicle
  • Will work predominantly in a refinery setting
  • Hazmat endorsement required
  • Tanker endorsement, preferred or ability to secure within 90 days of hire
  • TWIC card, preferred or ability to secure within 90 days of hire
  • Manual labor required (tank cleaning, processing hazardous waste, loading and unloading truck)
  • Monday - Friday, 6:00 a.m. to 6:00 p.m.
  • On-call component - may work weekends, evenings, holidays with advanced notice
  • Paid overtime
  • Up to 20% overnight travel as this position covers the West Coast market


  • Class A CDL is required
  • Previous experience with roll off, hydro blasting, vacuum truck and/or refinery work preferred
  • Ability to obtain TWIC Card upon hired
  • OSHA certification an asset
  • Ability to be on call including on weekends and holidays

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40 years of sustainability
, Clean Harbors is the leading provider of environmental, energy and industrial services throughout United States and Canada, as well as Mexico and Puerto Rico. The Company serves a diverse customer base, including a majority of the Fortune 500 companies, thousands of smaller private entities and numerous federal, state, provincial and local governmental agencies. Through its Safety-Kleen subsidiary, Clean Harbors also is a premier provider of used oil recycling and re-refining, parts washers and environmental services for the small quantity generator market.

We thank all those interested in joining the Clean Harbors team; however only those that complete the online application and meet the minimum job qualifications will be considered for this role.

Clean Harbors is a Military & Veteran friendly company