Waste Management Landfill Operations Manager - Environmental Legacy Management Group in Sun Valley, California
Equal Opportunity Employer: Minority/Female/Disability/Veteran
Waste Management (WM), a Fortune 250 company, is the leading provider of comprehensive waste and environmental services in North America. We are strongly committed to a foundation of operating excellence, professionalism and financial strength. WM serves nearly 25 million customers in residential, commercial, industrial and municipal markets throughout North America through a network of collection operations, transfer stations, landfills, recycling facilities and waste-based energy production projects.
I.Job SummaryPerforms and supervises daily maintenance, compliance, and repairs of closed MSW landfills in the Western US. This position is based at the Bradley Landfill, located near Burbank, CA.
II. Essential Duties and Responsibilities To perform this job successfully, an individual must be able to perform each essential duty satisfactorily. Other minor duties may be assigned.
Supervises closed landfill operations and reviews and evaluates work to ensure quality, timeliness and ensures quality control in adherence to policies and procedures. Supervise site staff, contractors and consultants conducting maintenance work at a site in order to ensure the quality and timeliness of their work. Either possess a solid working knowledge of environmental treatment system operation and maintenance requirements such as landfill gas management systems and controls, leachate management systems and controls, treatment systems and controls, groundwater and surface water systems as well as other ancillary equipment and other site maintenance requirements or has a college level degree in environmental management/science, geologic/physical sciences or engineering. Maintains and documents compliance of landfill gas and liquids management systems. Coordinates workflow and assignments of staff and contractors toward the achievement of operational goals. Supervises and monitors daily landfill operations, and reviews and controls implementation of safety regulations and company policies and procedures. Coordinates repairs, maintenance, and inspections. Collects weekly and/or monthly landfill gas, leachate and air quality readings. Creates and submits records and reports. Ability to communicate with direct reports and management. Actively monitors ongoing permitting issues. Complies with and ensures adherence to Waste Management’s Mission to Zero standards and regulations to encourage safe and efficient operations. Assists in the budget process as required. Ensures the cleanliness and maintenance of the physical property of the landfill through inspections and preventive maintenance programs with supervisors/employees. Conducts and/or attends and contributes to periodic safety meetings to maintain favorable working relationships among employees and promote maximum morale, productivity, and efficiency. Oversees personnel needs of the landfill including coaching, training, and evaluating employee performance. Provides input into termination, compensation, and promotion decisions. Travel to closed landfills throughout the western US is required and will require two to three nights away from the base location. The majority of work activities will be outside.
III. Supervisory ResponsibilitiesThe highest level of supervisory skills required in this job is the management of non-supervisory employees. IV. QualificationsThe requirements listed below are minimum representative of the qualifications necessary to perform the job.A. Education and Experience
Education: High School Diploma or GED (accredited), degree in engineering or sciences preferred. Experience: 4 years of relevant work experience preferred. Medium to strong computer skills (Word, Excel).
B. Certificates, Licenses, Registrations or Other Requirements None required.
C. Other Knowledge, Skills or Abilities Required Ability to repair pumps, motors, and other mechanical/electrical devices, health, safety and environmental regulations knowledge, and supervisory experience may be required.
V. Work EnvironmentListed below are key points regarding environmental demands and work environment of the job. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions of the job.Normal setting for this job is landfill/outdoor.
Benefits At Waste Management, each eligible employee receives a competitive total compensation package including Medical, Dental, Vision, Life Insurance and Short Term Disability. As well as a Stock Purchase Plan, Company match on 401K, and more! Our employees also receive Paid Vacation, Holidays, and Personal Days. Please note that benefits may vary by site. If this sounds like the opportunity that you have been looking for, please click "Apply.”
I understand that applying to this job indicates that I have the legal right to work in the United States. I agree to perform physical duties of this position as outlined in the job with or without reasonable accommodations. I understand that if offered the position, I will be required to pass a drug screen.