“State benefits for SWACO employees offering medical, dental, vision at competitive rate! ***5 years vested pension with 14% company match!!”
The Solid Waste Authority of Central Ohio (SWACO) is seeking a passionate and experienced candidate to join our Innovation and Programs team as a Programs Administrator with a focus on Business Assistance. Central Ohio businesses generate most the waste landfilled in Franklin County. This position will develop and implement innovative solutions to impact and reduce waste generated by businesses.
This position provides direct hands-on assistance to Central Ohio businesses and industries. Desired skillsets include customer service experience, ability to analyze complex information, and a background in business management. Preferred candidates possess a knowledge of waste reduction and diversion including an in-depth understanding of recyclable materials, collection/processing technologies, as well as training and educational components. This individual must have a willingness to work in a team setting and the ability to foster collaboration with partnering organizations.
The position will be responsible for working with Central Ohio businesses, industries, public facilities and venues to assess waste reduction and diversion (e.g. reuse, recycling, composting) needs and assist with developing and implementing these initiatives. Activities include conducting waste assessments; preforming analysis of waste material generation, designing diversion systems; identifying services, costs and diversion projections, assisting with implementation of best practices; training and outreach.
SWACO programs help to create strong and resilient communities by making neighborhoods safer, more sustainable places to live, work and raise a family. We create jobs, spur innovation and help businesses and residents save money. We provide sustainability and environmentally-centered education to children. We protect the land, water and air we breathe by responsibly planning for and delivering critical waste disposal services. Above all, we promote recycling, composting and other waste diversion and reduction efforts.