Environmental Assistant

By June 12, 2024

Company Description

Applied Aerospace Structures Corporation (AASC) is a leading aerospace business based in Stockton, California. With over 500 employees and 330,000 square feet of manufacturing floor space, AASC specializes in the fabrication and testing of complex composite and metal bonded structural assemblies for the Aerospace Industry. The company has been in business since 1954 and is ISO 9001:2015 and AS9100 Rev D certified.

Role Description

The Environmental Assistant is responsible for handling hazardous waste generated at the facility, including hazardous waste labeling, storage, and shipment. This role ensures compliance with all relevant environmental regulations and company policies.


  • Conduct daily environmental inspections to ensure compliance with environmental regulations and company policies.
  • Perform daily pH probe calibration/standardization for effluent water flow to maintain proper operation and reporting.
  • Conduct inspections and collect samples following proper chain-of-custody procedures to ensure accurate and reliable data.
  • Operate and maintain the chromium treatment system to ensure efficient and compliant operation.
  • Coordinate with vendors for empty drum pickup to maintain a safe and organized storage area.
  • Maintain inventory of hazardous waste supplies and personal protective equipment to ensure availability and compliance.
  • Properly label hazardous waste containers to meet regulatory requirements and ensure safety.
  • Move hazardous material/waste drums using appropriate equipment and procedures to maintain safety and compliance.
  • Complete documentation (hazardous waste manifests) to ship hazardous materials and hazardous waste, ensuring accuracy and compliance with regulations.


  • High school diploma or equivalent.
  • 2-5 years of experience in the field or in a related area.
  • Familiarity with standard concepts, practices, and procedures within the environmental field.
  • Good computer and communication skills.
  • Physical capability to move hazardous material/waste drums safely

Preferred Qualifications:

  • Knowledge of chemistry and experience with analytical equipment is a plus.

Skills & Abilities:

  • Strong attention to detail and ability to follow strict procedures and protocols.
  • Ability to work independently and as part of a team.
  • Excellent organizational and time management skills.
  • Proactive in identifying and solving problems.
  • Commitment to maintaining a safe and compliant work environment.

Working Conditions:

  • This position involves working in an industrial setting with exposure to hazardous materials.
  • Use of personal protective equipment (PPE) is required.
  • The role requires physical activity, including moving and lifting heavy drums of hazardous material.

If you possess the skills and qualifications listed above and are eager to contribute to our commitment to quality, please submit your resume for consideration.

Applied Aerospace Structures Corp is an equal opportunity employer. We evaluate qualified applicants without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, veteran status, and other legally protected characteristics under federal, state, and local laws. AASC is committed to working with and providing reasonable accommodations to individuals with disabilities or individuals who have a religious or medical accommodation.

The salary range for this role is $20 – $28 per hour. This is the lowest to highest salary we reasonably and in good faith believe we would pay for this open role at the time of this posting. We may ultimately pay more or less than the posted range, and the range may be modified in the future. An employee’s pay position within the salary range will be based on several factors including, but not limited to, relevant education, qualifications, certifications, experience, skills, geographic location, performance, and business or organizational needs.


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To apply for this job email your details to hr@aascworld.com