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  • Millersville, Maryland, Maryland Environmental Service is seeking a Division Chief to join our Solid Waste Operations team, located at our Headquarters facility in Millersville, MD. This position serves as the manager of large, multiple-task solid waste project sites and contracts in the Environmental Operations Group. This is an exciting opportunity to join a leading team that provides environmental solutions to the public and private sectors throughout the State of Maryland. Responsibilities include providing comprehensive solid waste management planning, facilities engineering, capital improvements design, steam plant operations, systems operation, site oversight, project site maintenance and business development activities. Bachelors Degree in related field plus 9 years of experience; 5 of which included supervisory responsibilities in any of the following fields: environmental, engineering, marine, solid waste, maintenance or related project management activities. Comprehensive knowledge of environmental practices, regulatory issues and programs, facilities management, safety and marine activities will be required for appointment to some sites. Must have a valid driver's license with less than 5 points. Preferred qualifications include : SWANA Certifications for landfill and composting operations and/or the ability to acquire same, as well as experience in the steam plant operations industry. Experience in human resources and employee relations is a plus!   Commensurate with experience
  • Woodland, California, The County of Yolo is recruiting to fill one regular, full-time position in the class of Digester Operator at the Department of Community Services.  The position exist within the  Integrated Waste Management Division  at the Yolo County Central Landfill. Definition Under supervision, inspects, operates, and maintains landfill bioreactors, anaerobic digesters, in-vessel digester and food depackaging facility, aerobic composting and other related facilities; performs daily operational controls and monitoring of system processes, including laboratory measurement and field corrective and repair work.  Interested applicants should submit an online County of Yolo Employment Application,  verification of education , and responses to supplemental questions  by the closing date .  For important and detailed information regarding the application and selection process for this recruitment, please see the APPLICATION AND SELECTION PROCESS section of the official job announcement.   Closing date: Monday, August 3, 2020 Education:  Completion of 12 semester or 18 quarter units from accredited college, university or recognized trade institution.  Course work in a related technical field is desired;  AND  Experience :  Two (2) years of full-time, progressively responsible experience performing duties related to the operation, monitoring, and repair of equipment in one or more of the following facilities: anaerobic digester, aerobic composting, in-vessel digester and food depackager, wastewater treatment plants, potable water pump stations, water treatment plants, lift stations, storm drain pumping stations, or other mechanical facilities with similar systems and equipment.     Substitution:  Additional education may be substituted for the required experience on a year-for-year basis up to a maximum of one year.  One year of full-time experience being equivalent to 30 semester or 45 quarter units.      Certification:   Successful completion of 40-hours of Hazardous Waste Operations and Emergency Response (HAZWOPER) training is required within the first six (6) months of employment.  All certifications must be maintained as required.    License:  Positions in this classification require incumbents to possess and maintain a valid California driver's license, Class C or higher, to carry out job related duties. Individuals who do not meet this requirement due to a physical or mental disability may request a reasonable accommodation. 
  • Port Townsend, Washington, Jefferson County, WA Public Works Department is hiring a Solid Waste Manager. The ideal candidate will be a highly motivated and organized leader with an outcome oriented approach and be current in trends and challenges of solid waste disposal and recycling services. Responsibilities include Managing and implementing all solid waste activities including the efficient operation of the transfer station, drop box sites, and Moderate Risk Waste Facility Creating opportunity for innovative ways to engage the public in waste reduction and recycling Preparing and monitoring the division budget Developing and implementing long- and short-term goals and objectives Monitoring and evaluating efficiency and effectiveness of service delivery methods Ensuring compliance with state and federal requirements Coordinating activities with other divisions, departments and outside agencies, and Public outreach to engage the community in solid waste disposal and recycling programs. The ideal candidate will be a highly motivated and organized leader with an outcome oriented approach focused on team accountability and be current in trends and challenges of solid waste disposal and recycling. Requires excellent communication and interpersonal and the ability to adapt to evolving technologies. Application and complete job description are available at www.co.jefferson.wa.us , by phone (360) 385-9100; and at the Board of County Commissioner’s Office, Jefferson County Courthouse, PO Box 1220, 1820 Jefferson Street, Port Townsend, WA 98368. Application, letter of interest and resume must be postmarked/received by 4:30PM, Friday, August 7, 2020. EOE Bachelor’s Degree in Solid Waste Management, Engineering, or a related field; and five years progressively responsible experience in a Solid Waste field with at least two years of supervisory experience; or, equivalent combination of education and experience.  Possession of Transfer Station Operations Certificate, or ability to obtain within one year. Excellent Benefit Package