The backbone of our daily operations.

Daniels operational staff are integral to our mission in making healthcare safer. At Daniels Health, we don’t just pick up medical waste; our sustainable, safety engineered products save lives and minimize our carbon footprint each day. We are a growing company with endless possibilities for growth; you will not feel stuck in your position. Daniels Health offers support and training for those that really want to make an impact and grow personally and professionally in their operations career.  Our frontline is dedicated and innovative, making us an unstoppable leader in the healthcare industry.


Without a strong operations team, well… nothing works! Daniels understands how integral our Operational Staff are to our mission of Making Healthcare Safer. At Daniels Health, we don’t just pick up medical waste – our sustainable safety-engineered products save lives and minimize our carbon footprint each day. We are a company with an entrepreneurial spirit that creates endless possibilities for growth. Daniels allows you the opportunity to forge your own career path. You will never feel stuck in your role because there are so many chances to level up and design the career you deserve. Regardless of if you want a simple, task-oriented job or something a bit more challenging, we’ll work with you to find the right fit! Daniels Health offers support and training for those that really want to make an impact. We encourage you to grow not only professionally, but personally!



Learn more about our Roles 

Below you can find the four different types of plant operators that Daniels Health hires, read in detail about the role, what is required, and what a day in the life of a plant operator looks like at Daniels... 


Plant Operator - Washsmart

Washsmart Plant Operators are responsible for operating all cleaning processes within the plant and the computer control system for the plant.

  • Add water, detergents, or chemicals to tanks to dilute or strengthen solutions, according to established formulas and solution test results
  • Adjust equipment controls to maintain specified heat, tension, and speed
  • Inspect cleaned containers before loading onto assigned vehicle for re-use distribution



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Plant Operator - RMW

An RMW Plant Operator has a widely varying role, from checking in containers, reviewing paperwork, moving/unloading specific waste containers, and operating a forklift to load an autoclave.

  • Drive a forklift and operate hand trucks once trained
  • Lifting 55lbs and push a four-wheeled cart that weighs as much as 200lbs
  • Can work well with a team because we are all about team work!



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Lead Operator

The Lead Operator will be accountable for managing production workers, facility maintenance, and ongoing floor support and direction.

  • Mechanical ability to identify problems, make corrections including changing out faulty parts and properly installing new components. Knowledge of motors and electrical/plumbing systems preferred.
  • Coordination of preventative maintenance with supervisors to ensure proper machine functionality
  • Lead and give direction to others to produce the expected level of productivity and quality.



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This is a labor intensive and dedicated position for loading and unloading trucks and trailers. You will assist in the packing of customer transporter orders and preparing and packing customer orders for transport, in addition to moving trucks and taking care of minor housekeeping duties.

  • Someone willing to work hard and fast (this is our go-to person for ensuring all transports are prepared in a timely manner for our next load).
  • Ability to work in a team environment
  • Honest and reliable



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Some of our benefits


Sometimes family comes first, we get it! We will work with you to design a consistent schedule you’re happy with.


Our benefits include health insurance, vacation & sick pay, 401k eligibilty, and more starting on your first day of employemt. Daniels Health is always working to improve costs of health insurance programs for our employees. We provide our production associates with affordably priced medical, vision, and dental Insurance. 


We always need extra hands on deck. The opportunities for overtime are plentiful!


Daniels supports personal and professional development by providing training programs to help you grow your career as a driver. With our dedicated career growth program, you’ll never feel stagnant. 

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Stability and consistency...

I have been with the company now for eight years. I started as a plant operator and now know pretty much every role in the plant. I have grown with this company and have learned so many skills outside of my initial scope. This is really a place where you can develop and expand your responsibilites if you put in the time and effort to evolve. The stability and consistency of this job has benefited me in may ways. 

Brian Wildmer

Plant Operator - RMW

My team feels like family...

The highlight of my job are the people that I work with. We come into work and feel supported by one another. The people that I work with are like me family. Our supervisor trusts us to do what we need to do and come to him when we are looking for guidance. We speak freely and help each other resolve issues. It really feels like we’ve come a long way and I’m excited to see how we grow both as a team and as individuals. 

Lesia Smalls

Plant Operator - Washsmart

How can you grow your career with Daniels?


We have an upskilling program.

  • The upskill program was created to provide growth at Daniels for individuals who have an interest in becoming full-time drivers
  • All plant associates that express interest may be considered  
  • No driving experience necessary – we will train you!  
  • 2-week training program designed to provide hands-on training and cover DOT policy and regulations, customer service, and safe driving.
We are focused on safety & continuous improvement.

Join a fast-paced rapidly growing organization that has change and continuous improvement embedded in its culture. Our Executive Director of Operations, Daniel Gleeson shares his experience and passion for working at a company that has a foundation in safety & reducing environmental impact. Join Our Pride - Learn more about how our team operates here