Under the general supervision of the department head, plan, coordinate and direct all aspects of the integrated solid waste/recycling programs and services for Inyo County; ensure County compliance with all related laws and regulations; administer related grants and contracts including waste hauling and recycling permits and franchise agreements; plan and administer public education programs; supervise and evaluate the work of landfill and transfer station employees; oversee and assist with professional solid waste and landfill engineering services; and perform related duties and responsibilities as required.
Any combination of education and experience that demonstrates the ability to excel in the fulfillment of these job requirements. Typical ways in which the demonstration of experience and education may be satisfied include but are not limited to:
Experience: Three years of administrative and California compliance enforcement experience in the fields of waste management, environmental health, engineering or biology. Experience in federal waste management regulation compliance is desirable.
Education: Graduation from an accredited college or university with a Bachelor’s degree in business or public administration, engineering, environmental studies or a related field.
Substitution: Additional qualifying experience may be substituted for the college education on a year-for-year basis.
Inyo County lies along the eastern slopes of the Sierra Nevada Mountains and extends eastward to the Nevada border. Inyo County Integrated Waste Management (IWM) is charged with the design, construction, and operation of five County landfills and four transfer stations, and provides environmentally safe management of liquid and solid wastes. Inyo County offers a generous benefit package includin...g CalPERS retirement, medical, dental, vision, life insurance. Live and work in an area that offers an excellent quality of life and endless recreational opportunities including fishing, skiing, hiking, climbing, camping, and more!