General Description: Specialized administrative and supervisory work involving the management of solid waste disposal facilities with respect to State and Federal compliance regulations, service agreements or contracts, and public needs.
Essential Job Functions:
Plans and assigns or supervises operational staff for County–operated solid waste management facilities. Acts as the service agreement administrator and liaison with the contract operators, in their operation of the Resource Recovery Facility and the Biosolids Facility as directed by the Assistant County Administrator, Public Infrastructure. Trains subordinate staff in new and revised procedures, interviews applicants, and evaluates work performance. Participates in the development of new solid waste management facilities, annual budgeting process, and long-term planning. Prepares solid waste processing flow reports by amount, source, type, and deposition on daily, monthly, and annual basis, or as required by administration. Tracking of current and proposed environmental legislation which directly or indirectly affects County operations.
Performs related work as required.
Knowledge, Skills and Abilities:
Working knowledge and skill in the application of the principles of biological and physical sciences. Working knowledge in the operational and regulatory aspects of solid waste management and disposal. Ability to read and interpret topographic and aerial maps, blueprints, diagrams, and sketches. Ability to present ideas, concepts, and facts in a clear, concise manner in written, oral, or graphic form. Ability to establish and maintain effective working relationships with co-workers, outside agencies, and the general public. Ability to supervise subordinate staff and to participate in complex environmental quality and management studies or elements thereof, and to analyze information and formulate substantive recommendations based upon such studies.
PHYSICAL SKILLS: Ability to communicate effectively using speaking, hearing, writing, and vision skills.
EDUCATION, TRAINING AND EXPERIENCE: Graduation from an accredited college or university with a Master's Degree in biological/physical sciences, environmental pollution control, conservation of natural resources, environmental engineering, or a related field. A minimum of five (5) years professional work experience in the operation, permitting, and/or enforcement of regulatory agency rules and regulations pertaining to solid waste management facilities.
In House Employees: Bachelor's plus DAP (Degree Alternative Program) is substituting for the Master's degree requirement.
LICENSES, CERTIFICATIONS OR REGISTRATIONS: Must possess a valid driver's license.
ADA STATEMENT: A qualified employee or applicant with a disability may be afforded a reasonable accommodation to perform the essential job functions of a position in compliance with the Americans with Disabilities Act.
DRUG-FREE WORKPLACE: Pasco County is a drug-free workplace in accordance with Federal and Florida Law.
VETERANS' PREFERENCE: Under Section 295.07, F.S., Chapter SSA-7, Pasco County BCC provides to Veterans, that preference in appointment will be given to preference-eligible applicants.
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Pasco County Board of County Commissioners
Pasco County, FL