Job Details: Manager, Waste Management

Job Details
Open Date May 13 2022 - 11:10:00 AM Close Date Jun 03 2022 - 12:00:00 PM
Position Title Manager, Waste Management Posting Type Management
Posting Status Active Position Length Full-time Permanent
Department Group Waste Management Hours per Week 35
Department Planning & Public Works Openings 1
Education Bachelor's Degree Experience 5 years
Location Public Works – Armour Road Competition NUG-22-18
Salary Range $48.34 - $56.87 per hour
Union Position No


Important Information:

  • All employees are required to be double vaccinated.
  • Candidates extended invitations for interviews will be contacted via email, please ensure to monitor the email address used to create your Career Page account on a regular basis.

Estimated Start Date: Late June – Early July 2022

A little about us.
Do you have a passion for public service, enjoy collaborating with others, and have a desire to learn and grow? Well, come join our team! At the County, we maintain roads and bridges, provide land ambulance services, and oversee land-use planning delivering services that make a difference in our community. We make the County of Peterborough, located in the heart of the Kawartha’s, a great place to make a living, a great place to make a life.

What does the job look like?

The Manager, Waste Management is responsible for the management and development of waste diversion programs for the County of Peterborough and manages the interest in joint County/City waste services.  Major responsibilities include the management of existing waste diversion programs, research and development of new programs, materials collection contract administration, Waste Management Staff leadership and annual program development, as well as budget formulation and tracking.

This job is for you if…

  • You have Bachelor’s Degree in Biological Sciences, Environmental Sciences or equivalent.
  • You have at least 5 years of progressively responsible experience in a municipal waste Management environment.
  • You can effectively supervise and motivate staff in a leadership capacity.
  • You have strong organizational skills and can balance many competing and changing tasks.
  • You excel at problem-solving, financial management and program development . 
  • You have the ability to work in a political environment.
  • You are interested in working in a supportive team environment.

Whats in it for you?

  • $48.34 - $56.87 per hour
  • A rewarding career serving the Peterborough County community
  • Paid time off
  • A casual dress code
  • Enrollment in the OMERS pension
  • Health and dental benefits, along with long-term and short-term disability benefits, and life insurance
  • Access to our Employee Assistance Program (EAP)
  • An employee social club
  • Growth and professional development opportunities
  • A collaborative team environment
  • A great location that offers a diverse landscape, tourist attractions, a booming downtown scene, a lively arts community, and a strong local business sector.

The County of Peterborough is an equal opportunity employer and is committed to diversity in the workplace. For applicants with a disability, accommodations are available in the recruitment process should you be selected to participate.

In accordance with the Municipal Freedom of Information and Protection of Privacy Act, the information gathered will be used for the purpose of job selection. Any queries should be directed to Human Resources.

If you require this information in an accessible format, please contact the Human Resources Department at or 705-743-0380 ext. 2305. 


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