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Program Support Coordinator, Solid Waste

Regional Municipality of York

Progressive and collaborative, with a clear, long-term vision.  We value employees’ contributions and inspire excellence.  We are driven by a desire to help shape and serve the growing community in which we live and work.

Location: Newmarket, Ontario. This is a Union position.
Scheduled Weekly Hours: 35; Scheduled Shifts: 0830 - 1630

Full-Time, Salary $31.21 - $33.91 per hour

Reporting to the Program Manager, Solid Waste & Diversion and under the guidance and direction of Project Coordinators; is responsible for supporting and coordinating activities related to sustainable waste management programs and the Integrated Waste Management Master Plan initiatives (SM4RT Living Plan); monitoring data and specifications related to program participation; completing assigned projects related to the business needs of the unit; coordinating meetings, training and special events; maintaining and tracking  of online waste look up tool; organizing and delivering regular customer satisfaction surveys; supporting the delivery of reduction, reuse, recycling initiatives and continuous improvement through promotion and education; assisting Project Coordinators with the research and implementation of all pilots programs and initiatives.

  • Successful completion of a College Diploma in EnvironmentalStudies/Sciences, Business or a related field, approved equivalent combination of education and experience.
  • Minimum three (3) years’ experience in waste management, including pilot and program implementation; coordination of administrative processes, events and projects.
  • Knowledge of and experience with waste management industry procedures, processes and programs.
  • Knowledge of provincial waste management legislation such as Resource Recovery and Circular Economy Act.
  • Knowledge and demonstrated ability in corporate core competencies including communication, innovation, teamwork and collaboration, and personal ownership.
  • Computer literacy utilizing MS Office software applications, word processing, spreadsheet, and presentation and scheduling applications.
  • Demonstrated organizational skills to coordinate delivery and support of program and pilot implementation and special events/sessions.
  • Excellent communication skills and interpersonal skill to communicate with the public.
  • Valid Ontario Class “G” driver’s license free of serious offences under the Highway Traffic Act.
  • Ability to learn software applications (i.e. survey software, dashboard/database).
  • Ability to travel to offsite locations in a timely and efficient manner, as required.
  • Ability to work outside regular business hours, as required.
  • Ability to lift up to 50lbs, as required.
  • Ability to work outdoors.

Please apply on-line by clicking here by February 12, 2018, quoting competition #21937. We thank all candidates for their interest, however, only those selected for an interview will be contacted. For additional information on The Regional Municipality of York, please visit the above-mentioned website.

Program Support Coordinator, Solid Waste Regional Municipality of York Region

Expiry Date: 2018-02-12
Date Posted: 2018-01-30
Province: Ontario
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