Green Collar Job Postings, October

Job Opening: Waste Reduction Program Coordinator at Waste Connections

Waste Reduction Program Coordinator, Waste Connections
Location: Vancouver, WA
Salary: DOE, full time
Deadline: open until filled

The Waste Reduction Department of Waste Connections, Inc. supports the emerging sustainability movement in Clark County, WA, through waste reduction education and outreach programs including: business and food waste, construction and demolition, single and multi-family residence outreach, schools and community events. We are currently hiring a Program Coordinator for schools to join our team.

The Program Coordinator will focus on some of the large projects written above, as well as day-to-day tasks such as answering questions regarding the how-tos of recycling, giving classroom presentations in elementary schools, middle schools, and high schools. The Program Coordinator will work closely with Clark County to ensure that the food waste and recycling programs are maintained and the food waste coming from schools is clean of contamination. The Program Coordinator will also perform other work as assigned.

Job Opening: Program Coordinator – Waste Reduction at City of Beaverton
Program Coordinator – Waste Reduction, City of Beaverton
Location: Beaverton, OR
Salary: $23.80-$31.90/hr, full time
Deadline: Sept 22

The City of Beaverton is seeking a highly motivated and qualified individual to coordinate and oversee the Recycle at Work recycling and waste prevention technical assistance program. The position requires the ability to discuss the financial and environmental benefits of recycling and waste prevention in a professional and courteous manner. A successful candidate should have experience in developing and implementing recycling, waste prevention, or compost education programs.