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Senior Program Coordinator - Washington County

Salary: $6,570.22 - $7,982.25 Monthly
Location: Hillsboro, OR
Job Type: Full Time
Department: Health and Human Services
Job Number: 2019-366
Closing: 1/12/2020 11:59 PM Pacific

The Senior Program Coordinator will assume a complex set of regulatory, administrative and analytical duties related to financial oversight of private sector service providers. Primary responsibilities will include review of annual garbage/recycling collection rate-setting and quarterly franchise fee collection from solid waste/recycling collection and disposal companies.  The position will maintain an in-depth knowledge of and ongoing review of private companies' financial performance.  The successful candidate will also negotiate and monitor solid waste franchise agreements to assure customer service is being provided to the public that subscribes for service, in accordance with the county's regulatory requirements. In addition, the individual in this position will supervise administrative staff that respond to public inquiries related to garbage/recycling collection and disposal services, and to nuisance and noise complaints. The incumbent will also work with local government and private sector partners to provide technical assistance and act as a liaison in the specialty area of solid waste system oversight. 

The ideal candidate will have experience in a regulatory role at the municipal, county, or state level. In addition the successful candidate will have the knowledge, skills, and abilities to assume the oversight of a complex regulatory program. The candidate in this role must also be able to exercise independent initiative and professional judgment to investigate and determine compliance status of service providers that the county regulates as part of a solid waste monopoly system.