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US Ecology Overview

Boise, ID
1001 to 5000 employees
Company - Public (ECOL)
Oil & Gas Services
$500 million to $1 billion (USD) per year
US Ecology is a leading North American provider of environmental services to commercial and government entities. We addresses the complex waste management needs of its customers, offering treatment, disposal and recycling of hazardous and radioactive waste, as well as a wide ... Read more

Mission: To protect and improve the environment by providing safe, reliable environmental and field service solutions to commercial, industrial and government customers.

Company Updates

  • US Ecology in Livonia, MI celebrated our Employee Appreciation Day on August 31st. Here's to all of the team members who make US Ecology such a rewarding, successful and exciting place to work!

  • Introducing the Partnership for Youth Success Agreement with the United States Army

    Hiring and supporting military veterans has always been critical to our mission at US Ecology. Yesterday, CEO Jeff Feeler and members of the United States Army signed a partnership agreement, allowing members of the Army approaching retirement to transition into an exciting and rewarding positions at US Ecology.

    We're proud to partner with the US Army, and look forward welcoming talented and dedicated veterans to the US Ecology team.

    Learn more about the exciting initiative here:

    Boise-based company and U.S. Army sign special partnership

    BOISE - The United States Army signed a special partnership Wednesday with a national company based in Boise. US Ecology, an environmental services company that works to offer treatment, disposal and recycling of hazardous and radioactive waste, will now be working with Army enlistees to offer them specialized jobs after their service with the Army.

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US Ecology – Why Work For Us?

At US Ecology, our employees are at the forefront of providing environmental solutions and services that will benefit future generations for years to come.

The challenging work we do keeps our environment clean, and ensures the well being of our communities across North America.

At USE, you can expect to work with a variety of passionate and committed team members who come together to share their knowledge, talents, hard work and dedication.

We're on a mission to become the premier North American provider of environmental and field services. We are going to be the best in the business at delivering sustainable soltions for our customers and communities. Join us.

Simply put, US Ecology exists to address the complex waste management needs of our customers. That means offering treatment, disposal and recycling of hazardous and radioactive waste, as well as a wide range of complementary field and industrial services.

We employ professionals from a variety of backgrounds across the United States, Mexico and Canada. We operate out of over 30 different locations in North America where we use innovative technologies and services that minimize waste volumes, reduce costs and protect the environment.  

Expect to be motivated by goals, surrounded by talent, challenged by new ideas, rewarded for hard work, impressed by our culture, inspired by our vision and committed to our customers. 

At US Ecology, we commit to making every day better for the cause and the customers we serve - it's as simple as that. We have high expectations of ourselves because the work we do is so important.

At US Ecology, we're always looking for the best and brightest to join our team. We hire for a wide variety of positions across North America, so make sure to check out our website for an opportunity near you.

US Ecology is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer. We consider all qualified applicants without regard to race, religion, color, sex, national origin, age, sexual orientation, disability or veteran status, among other factors.

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US Ecology President and Chief Executive Officer Jeff Feeler
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    "Amazing Leadership, Great Culture and as Stable as a Rock"

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    Current Employee - High Level Manager in Wrentham, MA
    Current Employee - High Level Manager in Wrentham, MA
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    I have been working at US Ecology full-time (More than 5 years)


    US Ecology is lead by some of the most intelligent, driven and humble professionals in this industry.


    Still looking for one, it seems as soon as I identify something it disappears.

    Advice to Management

    Don't change, you're steady, stable approach is one of the keys to our success. Cycle your managers into our different regions to enhance professional growth and facilitate active collaboration.

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US Ecology Interviews



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    Administrative Interview

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    I applied online. I interviewed at US Ecology (Tampa, FL) in April 2018.


    Phone Call From HR for a 1 on 1. Friendly very laid back no stress at all. Although I did not accept this position anyone would be lucky to work with this team !

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    • What is a goal you set for yourself and how did you achieve it ?   1 Answer
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US Ecology Awards & Accolades

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Pledges & Certifications

Veteran Hiring Commitment

Committed to helping America's military veterans find work

Pay Equality Pledge

Committed to paying equitably for equal work & experience

Diversity Commitment

Has programs that support a diverse and inclusive workforce

Pledge to Thrive

Taking steps to prioritize employee well-being

First Job Programs

Maintain entry-level hiring and career development programs to give people career starts

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