Driver Assistant

  • 385 Baird St, Akron, OH 44311, USA
  • Full-time

Company Description

Are you looking for more than a job?  Plant your roots and grow with us.  Here at Clean Earth, you’ll have the opportunity for a career in the growing field of environmental sustainability.  We provide sweeping solutions to retailers, pharmacies, hospitals, government operations, harbors, manufacturers and consumers, ensuring a cleaner, greener planet for generations to come.  You could be part of the solution! 

We’re proud to be part of Harsco, a global leader in environmental solutions, named by Newsweek as one of America’s Most Responsible Companies 2021. 

Job Description

As Driver Assistant, you will play a key role in assuring our compliance with regulations by accompanying a Driver on customer collection routes, video recording the destruction process of DEA controlled substances and uploading these videos into our system.  You’ll assist the Driver in loading containers and supplies for daily service stops, complete required paperwork, and you may assist in maintaining inventory and storage.  You may need to drive a non-DOT regulated vehicle to customer sites to witness the collection process on occasion. 

This is a great entry point into our company and the world of environmental services.  Working closely with a highly skilled team, you’ll see firsthand how we remove hazards from landfills and groundwater safely and securely.   

We have a strong legacy of providing training and development opportunities leading to internal advancement.  Start your career here! 

This position requires up to 75% overnight travel, depending upon the assigned route.  The selected candidate must be at least 18 years of age by law, and pass a DEA background check, physical, and drug screen.   


To qualify, you must have a high school diploma or GED. 

Our ideal candidate must be fluent in English (verbal and written).  Previous experience working with hazardous materials and a knowledge of OSHA regulations would be ideal.  Candidates must be willing and able to wear company-issued personal protection equipment including eye protection, foot protection, Tyvek coveralls, respirator, etc., and follow all safety policies and procedures. 

If you’re looking for more than a job and have the basic qualifications, apply today! 

Additional Information

Clean Earth offers competitive benefits, including health, dental and vision insurance, paid time off, life insurance and disability plans, as well as a 401k with company matching.

We provide equal employment opportunities (EEO) to all employees and applicants for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, age, disability, veteran status or genetics. This policy applies to all terms and conditions of employment, including recruiting, hiring, placement, promotion, termination, layoff, recall, transfer, leaves of absence, compensation and training.

If you have difficulty applying for any job posted on Harsco Clean Earth’s website because a disability prevents you from using the online system, Clean Earth offers the following alternate application procedure: Contact E'Drean Reeves, Senior Recruiter at 312-859-1747 and Clean Earth will arrange for an alternate method of applying and will consider your application together with all other applications received for the job.  Please call only for disability applications. 

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