Senior Manager, Solid Waste Services

Comox Valley Regional District

The Organization: Comox Valley Regional District
Following the restructure of the Comox Strathcona Regional District into two new entities in 2008, the Comox Valley Regional District (“CVRD”) was established as a distinct federation of three electoral areas and three municipalities, providing sustainable services for its residents as well as visitors to the area. The CVRD’s borders extend from Cook Creek in the south to the Oyster River in the north, and from Strathcona Park in the west to Denman and Hornby Islands in the east, covering an area of roughly 2,425 km2.

To learn more, please visit CVRD’s  website.

The Opportunity: Senior Manager, Solid Waste Services (CSWS)


Comox Strathcona Waste Management (“CSWM”) provides waste and recycling services and education in the Comox Valley Regional District and Strathcona Regional District serving a greater population of 115,000 residents. The Senior Manager, Solid Waste Services is responsible for management of the Comox Strathcona Waste Management service in delivering and providing solid waste services across both regions. This position is accountable for the strategic leadership of the CSWM department and supports development and implementation of short and long-term operating, capital and maintenance plans across an extensive service area with multiple jurisdictions.

The ideal candidate will possess the following qualifications and experience:

  • Degree or diploma in environmental or technically-related field with several years of progressive leadership experience in public sector regional solid waste management operations
  • Business degree and Project Management Professional certification would be considered an asset
  • Expert level knowledge of solid waste issues, evidenced by extensive experience working in the solid waste field in Canada
  • Emergency management training preferred
  • Valid BC driver’s license.


The complete opportunity profile can be viewed: Here

Contact: James Laing or Greg Longster
Leaders International Executive Search
#880 – 609 Granville Street
Vancouver, BC V7Y 1G5
Phone: (604) 688-8422
Email: vancouver@leadersinternational.com


Organization: Comox Valley Regional District
Location: Comox, BC
Region: Lower Mainland
Professional Category(s): Solid Waste & Recycling
Posted: September 15, 2020, 4:38 pm
Expires: October 15, 2020, 4:30 pm

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