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Deputy Director

Virginia Peninsulas Public Service Authority (VPPSA)
Williamsburg, VA
  • Expired: over a month ago. Applications are no longer accepted.
Job Description


Virginia Peninsulas Public Service Authority (VPPSA) is in search of a Deputy Director to help lead and direct a regional governmental organization that provides a variety of solid waste management services to the cities of Hampton, Poquoson, and Williamsburg and the counties of Essex, King and Queen, King William, Mathews, Middlesex, James City, and York. The Deputy Director reports to the Executive Director. Salary range is $75,000 to $125,000 per year, plus benefits.

VPPSA has a staff of 55 full-time employees and an annual operating budget approaching $10 million dollars, which approximately $5 million dollars are contracts with the private sector for solid waste services. The administrative staff currently includes the Executive Director, Deputy Director, Office Manager, Recycling Coordinator and Safety Officer, Project Analyst and a part­-time Accounting Technician.

Candidates must possess a bachelor's degree in business administration, public administration, or a related field (work experience in solid waste management and regional government is preferred), and 6 to 9 years of progressively responsible experience in municipal administration; or any equivalent combination of education and experience which provides the required skills, knowledge, and abilities.
• Budgeting
• Human Resources
• Employee relations, employee motivation
• Operating multiple projects simultaneously
• Budget management
• Working with multiple community leadership teams
• Forward thinker
• The ability to adapt to changes
• Understanding equipment and vehicles - operating costs and maintenance requirements
• Bids - understanding Virginia procurement
• Policy - managing, initiating, adjusting as necessary

Company Description
The Virginia Peninsulas Public Service Authority (VPPSA) is a regional governmental organization providing solid waste management services to ten cities and counties in southeast Virginia.

Virginia Peninsulas Public Service Authority (VPPSA)


475 McLaws Circle

Williamsburg, VA