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Recovery Equipment Operator (Airport)
The Inland Group of Companies Dulles, VA

Recovery Equipment Operator (Airport)

The Inland Group of Companies
Dulles, VA
  • $18 Hourly
  • Dental
  • Temporary

PAY: $18.50/hr.


Hours: AM/PM/OVERNIGHT Shifts available

No experience is required, but a strong work ethic is required. Mechanical aptitude needed, training will be provided.

Company: Inland Technologies International

Join us on our mission to provide the safest and most efficient environmental services to our airport partners!

  • Referral Bonus - $300.00 (No limit on referrals)
  • Competitive wages
  • Take along Dental plan
  • Paid Training
  • Employee Assistance Program (EAP)
  • Company uniforms provided
  • Employee Discount

What you will do as a Recovery Equipment Operator at ITI:
  • Assist skilled maintenance workers with equipment operations (e.g. fluid flow rates, completing specific tasks, etc.) to meet plant requirements and equipment production targets;
  • Maximize equipment operations to meet desired production targets;
  • Coordinate with supervisor(s) for the purpose of completing projects and work requirements efficiently;
  • Compliance with all environmental laws and permits;
  • Install system component parts (e.g. pumps, valves, blowers, plumbing, etc.) to ensure production rates are achieved;
  • Execute laboratory certification of fluids to meet regulatory requirements;
  • Maintains equipment, tools, and chemicals for the purpose of ensuring availability in safe operating conditions;
  • Participates in meetings, workshops, training, and safety seminars for the purpose of conveying and/or gathering information required to perform functions;
  • Perform a wide variety of general and semiskilled maintenance activities to complete projects within established time frames;
  • Prepare written materials (e.g. repair status, activity logs, etc.) for the purpose of documenting activities and/or conveying information;
  • Transport a variety of tools, equipment, and supplies for the purpose of ensuring the availability of materials required at the job site;
  • Safely operate Glycol Recovery Vehicle, forklift, and other plant vehicles;
  • Working under limited supervision following standardized practices and/or methods; providing information and/or advising others, and operating within a defined budget.

What we are looking for:
  • Ability to read, write, speak and communicate effectively
  • Ability to interpret documents including safety rules, operating and maintenance instructions and procedure manuals
  • Ability to safely operate a motorized vehicle in inclement weather
  • General mechanical competence and ability to effectively use hand tools
  • Ability to maintain a positive and good-natured attitude
  • Ability to remain calm and perform under pressure and within fixed time constraints.
  • Strong problem-solving skills;
  • Able to adapt to changing work priorities;
  • Display mechanical aptitude;
  • Work under time constraints;
  • Adhere to safety practices and comply with OSHA regulations.
  • Ability to operate equipment used in skilled trades, power and hand tools;
  • Handling hazardous materials;
  • Standard methods, materials, and tools used in assigned skilled trade; and safety practices and procedures;
  • Ability to schedule activities, gather and/or collect data;
  • Ability to work well with others;
  • Develop and maintain effective working relationships;
  • Operate equipment using standardized methods

  • High school diploma or equivalent;
  • Valid US Driver's License;
  • Driving record that meets Company insurance standards.
  • Must be able to pass 10-year background check for airport security clearance;

Why this role is important for our work:

Inland Technologies is a full-service airport environmental compliance and ground support specialist. Core services include spent aircraft deicing fluid management and wastewater management programs, water systems operation, and manufacturing of aircraft deicing fluid and industrial glycol.

The Equipment operator will work as part of a team to provide a range of customized equipment and services for the collection and recycling or collection and disposal of spent aircraft de-icing fluid (Glycol). Complementing these environmental programs is a suite of airport ground services and off-airport environmental programs.

Along with providing the recovery services through Inland we also provide deicing services through IDS who are also looking for team members. Interested individuals have the potential to work for both Inland Group members.

Physical Demands:
  • The position involves sitting and standing for extended periods of time as well as lifting bending, kneeling, climbing, using hands to control tools and feel objects, reaching with hands and arms. May be necessary to work at heights up to 40 feet. The ability to lift up to 50 lbs.

**Must be legally authorized to work in country of employment without requiring sponsorship for employment visa status, now or in the future.

About us:
The Inland Group of Companies is comprised of IDS, Inland Technologies, and Quantem Aviation Services. We offer a full range of airport and airline services, from aircraft deicing and spent ADF recovery to cargo and passenger handling. Our objective is to work continuously to develop services and programs that better meet our customers' operational needs.

We are an Equal Opportunity Employer, making decisions without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, sexual orientation, gender, gender identity, veteran status, disability, or any other protected class.

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We endeavor to make this site accessible to any and all users. If you would like to contact us regarding the accessibility of our website or need assistance completing the application process, please contact 833-447-3727 or email us: [email protected]. You may also write to us and we will be happy to assist you with the application: Inland Technologies, 175 Ammon Drive, #106, Manchester, NH 03103


The Inland Group of Companies

Dulles, VA



Posted date

December 01, 2023
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