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EH&S Technician II - 1st Shift

Boston Scientific's hybrid workplace includes remote and onsite roles. By applying to this position, you will have the opportunity to discuss your preferred working location with your Talent Acquisition Specialist.

Remote Eligible:  Onsite
Onsite Location(s): 

Maple Grove, MN, US, 55311

Additional Locations:  N/A

Diversity - Innovation - Caring - Global Collaboration - Winning Spirit - High Performance

At Boston Scientific, we’ll give you the opportunity to harness all that’s within you by working in teams of diverse and high-performing employees, tackling some of the most important health industry challenges. With access to the latest tools, information and training, we’ll help you in advancing your skills and career. Here, you’ll be supported in progressing – whatever your ambitions.



7:00 am - 3:30 pm - Alternative/Modified work schedule w/ weekend work

About the role:
Responsible for activities related to the control and monitoring of hazardous waste and facilities chemical usage, including pick-up, packing, and storage. Additionally, is responsible for the maintenance of related records and for contacting vendors for removal of waste from site in accordance with all internal and external compliance regulations. Ensures that the company meets, and complies, with all applicable chemical regulations at the Federal, State, and local levels.

Your responsibilities will include:

  • Separates, packs, and labels hazardous waste and chemicals according to classification for storages in designated area and collects expired or used chemicals and delivers to the appropriate area for storage and disposal.
  • Maintains appropriate documentation recording quantities, chemical composition, and date accumulated of hazardous materials and chemicals, and ensures that accurate information and labels are recorded in order to meet compliance with regulatory requirements.
  • Contacts Hazardous Waste Disposal vendors to arrange for removal of chemical waste from company site, supervises them while on site, and participates in audits of vendors' chemical and solid waste recovery systems to assess the efficiency and cost effectiveness of their operations, their compliance with regulations, and to evaluate for potential business contracts with company.
  • May be required to coordinate and deliver training on hazardous materials and chemicals handling, and process training records as appropriate.
  • Supplies information regarding hazardous materials and chemicals to management and other employees as requested.
  • Inspects site facilities to identify potential chemical hazards and conducts regular audits of hazardous materials and chemicals and communicates findings to appropriate personnel.
  • May be required to maintain and up-date Material Safety Data Sheets (MSDS) to ensure that current information is available at all times.
  • Responds to inquiries from employees regarding chemical issues, and explains company and regulatory policies to ensure that employee concerns are addressed in a timely manner.
  • Assists in preparation of policies and procedures documentation to be used by personnel engaged in chemical/hazardous waste handling and other chemically related activities.
  • Assist with other EHS duties as required
  • Will be required to get and maintain certifications as part of the job


Required qualifications:

  • 0 years with AA degree or an equivalent combination of education/work experience


Requisition ID: 558351


As a leader in medical science for more than 40 years, we are committed to solving the challenges that matter most – united by a deep caring for human life. Our mission to advance science for life is about transforming lives through innovative medical solutions that improve patient lives, create value for our customers, and support our employees and the communities in which we operate. Now more than ever, we have a responsibility to apply those values to everything we do – as a global business and as a global corporate citizen.


So, choosing a career with Boston Scientific (NYSE: BSX) isn’t just business, it’s personal. And if you’re a natural problem-solver with the imagination, determination, and spirit to make a meaningful difference to people worldwide, we encourage you to apply and look forward to connecting with you!

Nearest Major Market: Minneapolis

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