This professional position is responsible for all aspects related to the management of the County wide commercial/non-residential recycling programs. Among his/her usual duties this person will provide outreach and monitoring of all commercial and multi-family recycling programs within Frederick County. Supervision is received from the Recycling Program Manager of the Department of Solid Waste Management.
Bachelors degree in Business Administration, Environmental Management or related field
Minimum 2 years of program management experience in solid waste management or an Environmental Science field such as sustainability, water quality, etc
Intermediate proficiency using Microsoft Word and Microsoft Excel
Possession of a valid automobile operator's license
NOTE: Additional years of related experience may substitute for a portion of the education requirement.
KNOWLEDGE, SKILLS AND ABILITIES
Knowledge and principles of budgeting and fiscal management
Ability to accurately compile and maintain statistical data
Ability to effectively relate to and communicate with co workers, government agencies and officials, and the general public whether in person, by telephone or in writing
Strong written and spoken English communication skills with the ability to prepare and proof read various written work and explain departmental policies and other regulations
Ability to obtain and maintain a Frederick County Employee Driving Permit
Ability to provide own transportation to evening/weekend meetings or special events
PREFERENCE MAY BE GIVEN FOR:
Current Solid Waste Association of North America (SWANA) certification in Managing Municipal Solid Waste Recycling Systems
Experience managing municipal solid waste programs with an emphasis on managing recycling programs
Frederick County is a county located in the western part of the U.S. state of Maryland, bordering the southern border of Pennsylvania and the northeastern border of Virginia. It is a part of the Washington-Baltimore Metropolitan Area, and is often recognized as part of Western Maryland. The county is home to Catoctin Mountain Park (encompassing the presidential retreat Camp David) and to the U.S. ...Army's Fort Detrick. The county seat is Frederick, which was home to several celebrated historical figures like Francis Scott Key, Thomas Johnson (governor), Roger B. Taney, and Barbara Fritchie.