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.
Waste Management has an exciting opportunity for a Sr. Process Manager to manage the operations of the WWTP at the Fairless Hills Landfill Complex. The person in this role will have management responsibilities over the wastewater treatment plant and some of the gas and leachate operations. This is a great opportunity for someone with a strong mechanical/electrical background and proven management skills to manage a 400K gallon per day wastewater treatment plant.
I. Job Summary Manages employees and operations of wastewater treatment plant, landfill gas operations, and onsite leachate duties
II. 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.
Manages waste water treatment supervisors and daily field operations to maintain optimum treatment unit throughput at each deployed treatment unit. Oversees individual treatment units to ensure all necessary resources required to accomplish treatment activities are organized and scheduled.
Manage and implement standards relating to the protection, control, and management of landfill gas. Additional areas of responsibility includes management and evaluation of landfill gas, gas condensate, etc. when they are a threat to air quality and/or renewable energy projects.
Ensures maintenance plan being followed for each treatment unit
Ensures water quality standards are adhered to at each treatment unit deployed. May involve taking samples in the field and providing data to management.
Oversees personnel needs of the department including coaching, training, and evaluating employee performance. Responsible for hiring/termination, compensation, and promotional decisions for employees.
Reviews and evaluates work to ensure quality, timeliness and ensures quality control in adherence to policies and procedures.
Assembles and analyzes data. Tests and monitors results and creates appropriate reports.
Serves as a liaison between plant and vendors, contractors, management, security, and others.
Executes necessary precautions to ensure safety and compliance with Company, OSHA, and other standards and regulations.
Participates in the strategy and approval of the operating and capital budget for GCCS as well as procurement and distribution of landfill gas conveyance equipment and materials.
Plan, organize and manage GCCS design, construction and operations and under senior management direction, work toward predetermined goals and objectives.
Plan organize and manage leachate system design, construction and operations
The position is on the day shift, Monday through Friday with a rotating Saturday schedule once per month.
III. Supervisory Responsibilities The highest level of supervisory skills required in this job is the management of supervisory employees. This includes:
Direct supervision of at least 4 full time leachate tech employees, and indirect supervision of up to 15 contractors.
The requirements listed below are representative of the qualifications necessary to perform the job.
A. Education and Experience
Education: High School Diploma or GED (accredited)
Experience: 7 years of experience (in addition to education requirement).
B. Certificates, Licenses, Registrations or Other Requirements
Preferred: State Wastewater Operator Certificate (Class D-1 or higher).
Previous experience in operator contract management strongly preferred
Mechanical and electrical knowledge is preferred
C. Other Knowledge, Skills or Abilities
Previous plant supervisor experience may be required.
V. Work Environment Listed below are key points regarding environmental demands and work environment of the job. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions of the job.
Normal setting for this job is: office setting/treatment plant/landfill
Additional Salary Information: 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.
Internal Number: 18008735
About Waste Management
Waste Management is North America's leading provider of integrated environmental solutions. We partner with our customers and communities to manage and reduce waste from collection to disposal while recovering valuable resources and creating clean, renewable energy. We are on a quest for environmental performance, a mission to maximize resource value, while minimizing – and even eliminating – environmental impact so that both our economy and our environment can thrive.
Waste Management tailors its services to meet the needs of each customer group and to ensure consistent, superior service at the local level. Headquartered in Houston, the company serves nearly 20 million municipal, commercial, industrial, and residential customers through a network of 367 collection operations, 355 transfer stations, 273 active landfill disposal sites, 16 waste-to-energy plants, 104 recycling plants, and 111 beneficial-use landfill gas projects.
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