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Landfill Administrator

CIty of Savannah

Posted: Jul. 2, 2019

End Date: Aug. 6, 2019

Landfill Administrator

Salary: $61,588

Closing Date: Tue. 08/06/19 11:59 PM Eastern Time


This position is responsible for administering the operations of the city landfill.

Essential Job Functions

Develops plans and programming, formulates budgetary data, assigns job duties, conducts employee evaluations, prepares contractual obligations, develops educational curriculum, and reports parameters as they relate to the overall programming of the office.

Supervises, directs, and evaluates assigned staff; handles employee concerns and problems; directs work; counsels and disciplines staff; completes employee performance appraisals; recruits, appoints, and trains staff.

Oversees the daily operations of the landfill and transfer station; establishes goals and monitors work performance.

Prepares reports; maintains expenditures, payments, and other records.

Ensures compliance with local, state, and federal regulations.

Prepares specifications, reviews bids, and recommends bid awards; manages annual contracts.

Executes contracts to meet work goals.

Performs other related duties as assigned.

Minimum Qualifications

Bachelor's Degree in Environmental Engineering; with five (5) years of experience in landfill design or sanitary landfill operations; or any equivalent combination of education, training, and experience. Must possess a valid driver's license. Must posses State of Georgia EPD Landfill Operator Certification or obtain within twelve (12) months of employment.