Tank Washer

The position is responsible for the performance of tasks associated with the cleaning of hazardous, non-hazardous and food grade tanker trailers, on site-remediation, clean-up, equipment de-contamination and handling of hazardous materials. At times, must be able to work with little or no supervision.

  • Ensures Health and Safety is the number one goal by following policies, processes, and acting in a safe manner at all times.
  • Engage in physical labor including lifting and pulling heavy objects.
  • Operates light and heavy equipment including, but not limited to: pumps, compressors, boilers, bobcats, forklift, etc.
  • Handles various hand tools and powered industrial tools, including pressure washers.
  • Ensures proper use of equipment and immediately notify supervisor of any mechanical failure or problem of equipment.
  • Adheres to and ensures constant compliance with Health & Safety Compliance and regulations.
  • Wear and properly use a variety of Levels A, B, C & D personal protective Equipment (PPE). This includes respirators, skin, face, head, hand and foot protection in a multiple number of combinations.
  • Works in various temperatures indoors and outdoors in all weather conditions: including extreme heat and cold while wearing various levels of personal protective equipment.
  • Works in atmospheres and locations with the potential for exposure to various chemical and physical agents, some of which may be hazardous, toxic or corrosive.
  • Works in potentially elevated noise levels, confined spaces, including lifting in areas of low clearance. Working at elevations including working from ladders and scaffolding.
  • Assists in field sampling activities and calibration of meters.
  • Climbs ladders for cleaning duties.
  • Works extended (> 8 hrs.) time periods.


  • 6+ months industry related experience.
  • Complete confined space entry (CSE) a plus.
  • No serious moving violations in past 3 years, i.e., Reckless driving, Driving to endanger, Open alcohol containers, etc.
  • Clean driving record, includes: No more than 2 moving violations in the past 3 years; No DUI/DWI in past 3 years; No preventable accidents in the past year; No more than 2 preventable accidents in the last 3 years.
  • Valid drivers license required as a continuing condition of employment; Class A CDL a plus.
  • Knowledge of Department of Transportation (DOT) regulations. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) waste codes, manifesting and Land Disposal Restrictions (LDR) preferred.
  • Knowledge of chemicals.


  • Position involves physical exertion.
  • Requires standing, lifting up to 50lbs.
  • Requires pulling/pushing, carrying, grasping, reaching, occasionally stooping and crouching in confined spaces; Requires walking, climbing, speaking, listening, clarity of vision at 2 feet or more (with or without lenses).
  • Requires the ability to properly wear and use personal respirator equipment and other forms of personal protective equipment (PPE) including levels A,B,C,D & E, including full encapsulation PPE suits which can elevate body temperature substantially during strenuous exertion.

Employment is contingent upon a successful background check and drug screen. Some positions also require a pre-hire medical exam. Must meet all work eligibility requirements. Environmentally-responsible business.

To inquire about this position or submit your resume, please send an email to HR@heniff.com

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