Program Support Coordinator, Solid Waste

Date de publication: 30 jan 2018
Date limite: 13 feb 2018
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Program Support Coordinator, Solid Waste 21937
Environmental Services Department
Environmental Promotion and Protection Branch
Location: Newmarket, Ontario. This is a Union position.
Full-Time, Salary: $31.21 - $33.91 per hour
Position Purpose
Reporting to the Program Manager, Solid Waste & Diversion and under the guidance and direction of Project Coordinators; is responsible for supporting and coordinating activities related to sustainable waste management programs and the Integrated Waste Management Master Plan initiatives (SM4RT Living Plan); monitoring data and specifications related to program participation; completing assigned projects related to the business needs of the unit; coordinating meetings, training and special events; maintaining and tracking of online waste look up tool; organizing and delivering regular customer satisfaction surveys; supporting the delivery of reduction, reuse, recycling initiatives and continuous improvement through promotion and education; assisting Project Coordinators with the research and implementation of all pilots programs and initiatives. 
  • Successful completion of a College Diploma in Environmental Studies/Sciences, Business or a related field, approved equivalent combination of education and experience.
  • Minimum three (3) years’ experience in waste management, including pilot and program implementation; coordination of administrative processes, events and projects.
  • Knowledge of and experience with waste management industry procedures, processes and programs.
  • Knowledge of provincial waste management legislation such as Resource Recovery and Circular Economy Act.
  • Knowledge and demonstrated ability in corporate core competencies including communication, innovation, teamwork and collaboration, and personal ownership.
  • Computer literacy utilizing MS Office software applications, word processing, spreadsheet, and presentation and scheduling applications.
  • Demonstrated organizational skills to coordinate delivery and support of program and pilot implementation and special events/sessions.
  • Excellent communication skills and interpersonal skill to communicate with the public.
  • Valid Ontario Class “G” driver’s license free of serious offences under the Highway Traffic Act.
  • Ability to learn software applications (i.e. survey software, dashboard/database).
  • Ability to travel to offsite locations in a timely and efficient manner, as required.
  • Ability to work outside regular business hours, as required.
  • Ability to lift up to 50lbs, as required.
  • Ability to work outdoors. 
Scheduled Hours
Scheduled Shifts
0830 - 1630
Please apply on-line at by February 12, 2018, quoting competition #21937. We thank all candidates for their interest, however, only those selected for an interview will be contacted via email or by telephone. For additional information on The Regional Municipality of York, please visit the above-mentioned website.