Director - Environment, Health, Safety, and Resilience
June 21, 2018
St Paul, Minnesota
Full Salary Range: $97,531 - $
Full Time - Experienced
4 Year Degree
Position is posted until filled. First review of applications begins July 23, 2018.
Full Salary Range: $97,531 - $138,341
The Director of Environment, Health, Safety, and Resilience will direct the Metropolitan Council Environmental Services Division's (MCES) Office of Resilience. This includes environmental and regulatory compliance, safety, security, and emergency response planning. Will direct, develop, and implement strategies; and deliver excellence in these areas by fostering a collaborative and engaged proactive culture across MCES. As the ideal candidate, you will have positive energy, tenacity, and drive; and will demonstrate empathy to help others work together to achieve higher levels of performance. You will communicate well at all levels, and understand both the big picture and the critical details. You will have a strong vision for excellent safety and compliance performance, and will build trusted relationships to bring others into that vision. You will demonstrate ownership and accountability, and will focus on delivering long-term results. Most importantly, you will share the Council's values of respect, commitment, customer focus, inclusiveness, and stewardship.
Find out how both the Council and MCES serve the Twin Cities region: https://metrocouncil.org/About-Us/The-Council-Who-We-Are.aspx and https://metrocouncil.org/Wastewater-Water.aspx.
Bachelor's degree in industrial safety, industrial hygiene, engineering, chemistry, occupational health, environmental health sciences, operational management, or related area of study; AND eight (8) or more years of experience working in an industrial environment with regulatory compliance and/or environmental health and safety; including five (5) years experience supervising/managing technical and professional staff.
Six (6) years of the above experience must include experience with environmental compliance, safety, security, or emergency planning responsibility.
Advanced degree in science, business administration, safety and health, or equivalent.
Industry-recognized certification in safety, environmental compliance, and emergency response.
Leadership or change management certifications.
Working knowledge of continuous improvement tools as well as other planning and problem-solving tools and methodologies.
Experience with risk management and governance.
TO APPLY: Complete job posting and online application @http://agency.governmentjobs.com/metrocouncil/default.cfm.
About Metropolitan Council
The Metropolitan Council is the regional planning agency providing essential services to the Minneapolis/St. Paul metropolitan area by providing reliable, efficient, and environmentally conscious public services to the region. The Council's Environmental Services Division (MCES) operates and maintains eight wastewater collection and treatment facilities in the metro area, and provides long-range planning to meet the region’s future water supply needs.