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Title:  Hospital Waste Technician

Requisition Id:  25233
Job Function:  Field Services Operations
Career Area:  Operations
Work Location:  Austin, Texas - Work From Home

Position Perks!

Immediate Start

Home Every night

Monday- Friday/No Weekends

Career Advancement

Benefits Package



About Us:

At Stericycle, we deliver solutions and drive innovations that protect the environment, people, and public health. This includes working to create a more sustainable, shared future. Our innovative solutions make a difference in people's lives, communities, and our planet by protecting their health and well-being. Change your career. Change your world. Join Stericycle and help protect health and well-being in a safe, responsible, and sustainable way.

Position Purpose:

Hospital Services Technicians travel between customer healthcare facilities providing on-site proactive collection and exchange of waste containers for various Stericycle programs, including but not limited to: Sharps Management Service, Pharmaceutical Waste, Controlled Substances, and Document Management. This service is provided at regularly scheduled intervals for assigned facilities.

Key Job Activities:

•    Travels between customer healthcare facilities to proactively monitor, collect, and exchange waste containers for various Stericycle programs and services, including but not limited to: 
1.    Sharps Management Service, 
2.    Pharmaceutical Waste, 
3.    Controlled Substance 
4.    Document Management

•    Interacts professionally with onsite customer staff to ensure service expectations are met or exceeded.    
•    Maintains a rigid collection and service schedule.    
•    Communicates duty status on a defined schedule.    
•    Perform other duties and responsibilities, as assigned.   


Required Education: in High School or Equivalent


  • 2+ years’ work experience or Highschool diploma or equivalent.
  • Demonstrate strong communication skills and tact in providing superior customer service in a variety of settings and situations.
  • May require mandatory immunizations and credentials based on customer requirements.
  • Must possess a valid driver’s license.  Must possess reliable transportation to travel between customer facilities.
  • Ability to work independently and with little supervision. 
  • Knowledge of computer/handheld software applications including spreadsheets, and application-based programs to track daily KPIs.

Schedule & Locations:

Workdays: Monday thru Friday 

Start Time: 6am ( 8 hr work day)

Location:  University of Texas Dell Seton Medical Center & Dell Children's Medical Center 


  • Monday: University of Texas Dell Seton Medical Center
  • Tuesday:  Dell Children's Medical Center 
  • Wed: University of Texas Dell Seton Medical Center
  • Thursday: Dell Children's Medical Center 
  • Friday: University of Texas Dell Seton Medical Center

Free Parking!! 


***  Schedule is subject to change based on business needs ***



Stericycle currently offers its employees the option to participate in a full range of benefits, including a health care program which includes medical, dental, vision and prescription coverage, healthcare and dependent care flexible spending accounts, life and accidental death and dismemberment insurance, an employee assistance program, tuition reimbursement, paid vacation and sick time, a 401(k) plan, and an employee stock purchase plan. Participation in some programs requires that employees be regularly scheduled to work a minimum number of hours and/or to have fulfilled a waiting period after they begin employment with Stericycle.


The above description is meant to provide a summary of the nature and level of work being performed; it should not be construed as an exhaustive list of all responsibilities, duties and requirements of the job or person. This document does not create an employment contract, implied or otherwise. Stericycle will consider requests for workplace accommodations for protected physical or mental limitations in accordance with its human resources policies and local laws.To the extent permissible under local law, and consistent with business necessity, Stericycle reserves the right to modify the content formally or informally, either verbally or in writing, at any time with or without advance notice.

Nearest Major Market: Austin