As a Solid Waste Project Manager, you will play a pivotal role in our efforts to manage and optimize solid waste projects in the Seattle region. This position offers a unique opportunity to contribute to the development and execution of innovative waste management strategies, sustainability initiatives, and environmental compliance programs.
- Lead and oversee solid waste management projects from inception to completion, ensuring adherence to budgets, timelines, and regulatory requirements.
- Collaborate with cross-functional teams, including engineers, environmental specialists, and contractors, to execute projects efficiently and effectively.
- Develop and maintain project plans, schedules, and budgets, and provide regular progress updates to senior management.
- Identify and evaluate opportunities for waste reduction, recycling, and resource recovery, with a focus on sustainability and cost-efficiency.
- Manage relationships with regulatory agencies, local municipalities, and community stakeholders to ensure compliance and foster positive partnerships.
- Conduct site visits, inspections, and audits to assess project status and compliance with safety and environmental standards.
- Prepare reports, proposals, and documentation for project approvals, permits, and funding opportunities.
- Stay informed about industry trends, emerging technologies, and best practices in solid waste management.
- Bachelor's degree in Environmental Science, Engineering, Business, or related field (Master's degree preferred).
- Minimum of 5 years of experience in solid waste management, environmental project management, or a related field.
- Knowledge of local and federal regulations pertaining to solid waste management.
- Strong project management skills, including budgeting, scheduling, and risk assessment.
- Excellent communication and interpersonal skills, with the ability to engage with diverse stakeholders.
- Proficiency in project management software and Microsoft Office Suite.
- Knowledge of AutoCAD, AutoCAD Civil 3D and other design software products is a plus
If this sounds like the next step in your career, apply in!