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Landfill Manager

Englewood, Colorado

***THIS POSITION WILL NEED TO RELOCATE RIGHT AWAY AND WILL NOT BE PLACED IN CO***

Waste Connections, Inc. has grown to become the 3rd largest publicly traded company in the North American waste industry. Today we operate in 39 states, 6 Provinces and the District of Columbia serving nearly 7 million customers.  .

Responsibilities Include:

  • 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.
  • Manages the day-to-day operations at the landfill and provide daily support to ensure 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.
  • Executes necessary precautions to ensure safety and compliance with the company, OSHA, and other standards and regulations.
  • Ensures thorough root cause investigations for all injuries and incidents, following-up with consistent discipline and retraining.
  • Formulates both short-term and long-term goals and action plans in conjunction with the Division VP.
  • 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.

    Requirements:

  • 5 or more years of landfill experience.
  • Previous supervisory experience in heavy construction, and/or environmental field services.
  • Required to be exposed to a physical environment which involves dirt, odors, noise, weather extremes or similar elements.
  • Majority of work will be conducted hands on in the field.
  • Bachelors degree in Engineering, Business, or Geology.
  • Ability to relocate for promotional opportunities is a plus.

    What’s In It for You?

    Salary Range - $55-k + bonus and equity eligible.

    You will be joining colleagues who embrace a “work hard, play harder” culture.  Our total compensation package is competitive and comes with excellent benefits, including medical, dental, vision, flexible spending account, long term disability, life insurance and a 100% company match 401(k) retirement plan.  You’ll also be associating yourself with a company that leads by example, through a strong presence in our local communities, charitable giving, sustainability initiatives and more.

    Waste Connections is an Affirmative Action/Equal Opportunity Employer (Minorities/Women/Disabled/Veterans)

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