Landfill and Compost Operations Manager

City of Kelowna


Landfill and Compost Operations Manager

Leading Staff, Service, Safety and Sustainability!

As the Landfill and Compost Operations Manager you will be responsible for operations management of the City of Kelowna Landfill and both yard-waste and bio-solids composting operations.
You will plan, organize, lead and control landfill and compost operations. You will develop branch goals, standards, partnerships, policies and procedures to ensure sustainable, safe, and efficient utilization of financial, human and physical resources. You will provide input and professional expertise related to overall Branch strategic plans, objectives and goals; as well as be a representative of the Branch to City Council. You will actively participate on corporate teams as required and be responsible for compliance with all regulatory, policy and legal infrastructure requirements.

Qualifications include a Post-secondary degree in Engineering, Science, Agriculture or other applicable technical discipline. A Minimum of 3 years leadership and management experience in the field of solid waste management with some relevant experience in compost operations. With excellent communications, project management and people skills; you will build teams and relationships, foster collaboration and effectively resolve problems or conflict with customers, contractors, staff and stakeholders to deliver safe and superior service to the public.

The City of Kelowna is a dynamic team of employees working together to make Kelowna the best mid-sized city in North America.  Come work, play and live in Kelowna, a four-season destination and enjoy the many cultural amenities, direct access to exceptional mountain biking, water sports, skiing, golfing and Kelowna’s easy connection to the world through our International Airport. We offer a dynamic, exciting and fast paced work environment with career/professional development, progressive employment practices, and an “earned day off program”. This is an exempt position with full benefits and a salary range of $93,000 to $104,000 annually.
Apply online at by October 2, 2019

Applicants not contacted within three weeks of the competition closing date
are thanked for their interest.

Organization: City of Kelowna
Location: Kelowna, BC
Region: Okanagan Valley / Similkameen
Professional Category(s): Engineering, Solid Waste & Recycling
Posted: September 12, 2019, 2:38 pm
Expires: October 2, 2019, 4:30 pm

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