|Job type||Full Time|
Is it important to you that your work impacts your community positively - presently and in generations to come, and advances the common good? Do you have a passion for the environment? Do you appreciate being challenged? If you enjoy working in a small team and are a problem solver and a multi-tasker, we may have the right position for you!
The City of Fort Worth is seeking to hire a Material Management Planner for the Code Compliance Department, Solid Waste Services Division. The Material Management Planner is responsible for advancing the diversion of commercial waste away from the City's landfill.
The City's Material Management Program key focus is the preservation of landfill capacity and the extension of the life of the site through sustainable waste and resource management: through waste minimization, reuse, recycling, composting, or other diversion methods.
The position is responsible for reaching out to and assisting local businesses, institutions, and residents in establishing adequate levels of sustainable waste management, diversion activities and recycling programs, while providing them with information on waste reduction, reuse, recycling, composting, energy recovery, and waste disposal.
Regular work schedule is a 40-hour week from Monday through Friday. Candidate must be able to work occasional nights and weekends as needed for special events and projects.
The ideal candidate will possess extensive knowledge and experience in the following areas :
A combination of education and experience sufficient to perform the essential duties of the position. Typically candidates will have a B.S. or B.A. in the following or related fields: Urban Planning; Environmental Science; Biology; Earth Sciences; Marketing; or Business and two-years of experience in the solid waste, recycling, composting or related industry. Experience with sales and marketing; and researching, submitting and/or administering grants preferred. Experience in the solid waste, recycling, composting or related industry preferred but not mandatory.
Valid Texas driver's license.
Closing Date/Time: 6/17/19
|Employer||City of Fort Worth, TX|