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Solid Waste Specialist (Natural Resource Specialist 3) Job Number DEQ17-0090
Salary: $50,088.00 - $73,152.00 Annually
Location: Eugene, OR; Department Environmental Quality - Western Region
Job Type:Permanent
Closing: 1/22/2018 11:59 PM Pacific

As Project Manager for solid waste staff for activities related to agency permit and plan review actions.You will lead meeting, and provide technical expertise and compliance assistance to discuss proposed disposal sites with DEQ and other appropriate municipal, state, and federal agency representatives.  You'll Interpret rules, regulations, laws, agency guidance and procedures regarding solid waste disposal or solid waste management and compliance issues for the public, the media, the regulated community, while conducing inspections of solid waste facilities to determine compliance.

Commercial Organics Program Coordinator
Location: City of Beaverton, 12725 Millikan Way Beaverton, OR
Full time - $25.44 - $34.10 hourly
Category: Environmental Services / Program Management

The City of Beaverton is seeking a highly motivated and qualified individual to develop and coordinate business-focused outreach strategies to increase participation in Beaverton's commercial organics program. The position requires the ability to discuss the environmental and financial benefits of food waste prevention, donation, and/or composting with business owners and employees, property managers and haulers. A successful candidate will have a strong background in business outreach or sales, with experience in commercial organics, recycling, waste prevention or business sustainability programs.
The Coordinator works under the general supervision of a senior program manager in the Mayor's Office and does not directly manage any staff positions. It is a full-time (40 hours/week) grant funded position, with funding renewed annually, anticipated (but not guaranteed) for five years. The classification title for this position is Program Coordinator.