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Sanitation Manager job in Provo

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Organization:  Provo City Corporation
Job Category:  Solid Waste
Job Type:  Full Time
Country:  USA
State/Province:  Utah (UT)
City:  Provo
Post Code:  84601
Salary and Benefits:  47,000 - 65,000

Essential Duties: This is skilled administrative work with responsibility to oversee and direct the daily activities of the City's solid waste collection program. The individual appointed to this position will be required to perform the following duties: oversee daily solid waste collection; supervise, plan, and coordinate the work of assigned personnel including scheduling workload and developing routes; resolve issues, conflicts, and technical concerns as they arise; ensure enforcement of the City's sanitation codes, rules, regulations, and ordinances as they relate to public health and environmental control; receive and resolve service complaints; oversee the enforcement of safety standards; oversee training programs for sanitation personnel; conduct performance evaluations and enact rewards and discipline as needed; assist in the recruitment of new employees; attend and/or lead staff meetings; disseminate divisional and departmental information to staff; review logs and reports to identify and resolve inefficiencies; maintain vehicle and equipment inventory and ensure a program of preventative maintenance is followed; order materials and supplies; prepare and submit a timely and accurate program budget and administer it throughout the fiscal year; assist in the supervision of the sanitation billing process; administer the neighborhood clean-up program and coordinate Sanitation's activities with neighborhood chairmen and community leaders; perform the duties of a Sanitation Worker as needed; operate vehicle and equipment to collect containers; oversee assistance to customers with special needs; ensure service for missed pickups; establish and maintain good relations with residents; and perform other duties as needed.

Minimum Requirements: Two (2) years of experience at a level and type equivalent to that of a Senior Sanitation Worker; plus two (2) years of program management and/or supervisory experience; OR an equivalent combination of education, training, and/or experience [substituting each one year of post-secondary education/training for six months of experience].

Selection Factors: Knowledge of the methods and techniques of solid waste collection; the operation and maintenance of heavy duty trucks and collection equipment; the demographic layout of Provo City and the solid waste collection routes and schedules; hazards and safety precautions inherent to operating refuse collection equipment; and modern supervisory principles, techniques, and methods. Skill in the use of current technological options to maximize efficiency and cost effectiveness of sanitation operations, including collections, inventory, billing and work orders; performing duties in a manner that demonstrates respect, integrity, courtesy, and kindness towards fellow workers, customers, and the general public; and work management and interpersonal relations as applied to supervising personnel and contact with City officials and the general public. Ability to supervise, direct workflow, and perform evaluations; prepare and administer an operational budget; train subordinate workers; and fulfill administrative duties as assigned.

Salary: $1,819 - $2,507 biweekly (range 27). Payment will be made by direct deposit and salary will normally begin at the first step of the salary range. Benefits include: medical, dental, life, and LTD insurance plans, retirement plans, employee assistance and wellness programs, and sick, vacation, and holiday leaves. Optional plans available include: reimbursable medical and child care accounts, a health reimbursement account, a health savings account, vision and AD&D insurance, and deferred compensation (457 & 401k) plans.

To Apply: Apply online at www.provocity.jobs or at the Provo City Division of Human Resources located at 351 West Center, Provo, UT before 6:00 p.m. on the closing date.

Closing Date: Wednesday, August 28, 2013

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