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.
Manages the day-to-day disposal operations of multiple sites, and establishes and maintains performance and productivity metrics and cost management processes.
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.
Executes necessary precautions to ensure safety and compliance with Company, OSHA, and other standards and regulations.
Manages the day-to-day operations of the District, and provides daily support to managers in ensuring quality and budget performance.
Monitors budget and operating metrics while diagnosing and improving processes, procedures, and performance.
Executes the Market’s strategic capital budget, ensuring effective use of the budget through asset allocation; ensures appropriate spare ratios and asset disposal.
Ensures thorough root cause investigations for all injuries and incidents, following-up with consistent discipline and retraining.
Oversees personnel needs of the department including selecting, coaching, disciplining, and training employees and evaluating employee performance. Provides input into termination, compensation, and promotion decisions.
Formulates both short-term and long-term goals and action plans in conjunction with the Market Area General Manager and/or Director of Operations.
Participates in regular P&L reviews to ensure that budgets are met; develops and implements programs for optimal equipment utilization, equipment maintenance, and labor and material costs.
Interacts with local city, municipal, and county agencies to ensure customer satisfaction, improve efficiency, renew contracts and negotiate new contracts; establishes WM as a good corporate citizen and valued resource.
Engages suppliers in problem solving and participates in suppliers’ improvement processes by providing performance feedback on supplier surveys.
Minimizes the total number of suppliers used by working with Supplier Partners to eliminate/reduce the number of one-time suppliers.
Works with functional groups to resolve employee relations and labor relations issues.
The highest level of supervisory skills required in this job is the management of supervisory employees. This includes:
Direct supervision of 14 full-time employees
The requirements listed below are representative of the qualifications necessary to perform the job.
A. Education and Experience
Education: Bachelor's Degree (accredited) or in lieu of degree, High School Diploma or GED (accredited) and 4 years of relevant work experience.
Experience: 3 years in a role with supervisory and P&L responsibility (in addition to education requirement).
B. Certificates, Licenses, Registrations or Other Requirements
C. Other Knowledge, Skills or Abilities Required
Experience in a position involving at least 2 of the following: operations, customer service, community relations, health and safety, financial, and human resources function, experience as a supervisor or manager; experience implementing safety (OSHA) programs and equipment specifications, experience preparing and managing budgets, and experience resolving labor relations issues required.
Preferred: Experience in construction, landfill management, environmental compliance, and management of permits is a plus.
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.
Additional Salary Information: Competitive salary, comprehensive benefit package including 401(k) with company match, bonus plan
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 collectio...n operations, transfer stations, landfills, recycling facilities and waste-based energy production projects.