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ecomaine is hiring a Landfill Supervisor to join their team. Duties for this position require knowledge and experience in earthwork construction and the utilization of earthmoving equipment. ecomaine’s main offices are in Portland, Maine and our landfills are located in South Portland and Scarborough.
The Landfill Supervisor reports to The Landfill Manager andwill be responsible to monitor and supervise all day to day operations of Waste Placement, Ground Maintenance, Vehicle Maintenance, Flare Operation, and Site Conditions. Supervises all Landfill personnel and provides back-up coverage when needed.
Supervises and provides leadership for all landfill operations and staff.
Works with Landfill Manager on site projects, coordinates, and schedules staff for project work.
Maintains a safe work environment for employees, vendors, and contractors.
Acts as liaison with outside contractors on pricing and job specifications, and schedules work to be performed.
Locates and coordinates with suppliers and obtains bid prices for materials and
components for general maintenance and in-house construction projects.
Provides oversight for gas well maintenance. Prepares necessary spreadsheets and documentation of gas flows and maintenance.
Must be completely familiar with Landfill Operations Manual within 6 months of hire.
Other Duties and Responsibilities:
Assists Landfill Manager with preparation of annual landfill budget based on cost projections, new projects and estimated operating costs.
Responsible for preparing and conducting weekly safety meeting content and schedule.
Other duties as assigned.
An Associates or Bachelor’s Degree in construction management, environmental studies, engineering or related field is desirable.
1 - 3 years of experience in landfill operation or site and highway construction is
required or comparable combination of education and experience.
Prior experience in the waste disposal, earth moving and site construction field is very desirable.
Extensive knowledge of heavy earthwork machinery (dozer, loader, excavator, dump trucks, etc.).
Should be able to operate all landfill equipment and machinery.
Landfill Gas System Operating and Maintenance certification and/or Manager of Landfill Operations (MOLO) Certified desirable.
Experience in survey layout of structures and grades, ability to read blueprints and survey documents.
Knowledge and experience with erosion control practices and devices.
Analytical thinker who can multi-task, is a self-starter and is very organized.
Proven leader, motivator, and clear communicator.
Solid knowledge of Microsoft Office Suite products, especially Excel.
Good verbal and written communication skills.
Valid State of Maine driver’s license and current insurance, must be insurable under company policy.
Cover letters are encouraged and much appreciated!
NO PHONE CALLS OR RECRUITERS PLEASE
ecomaine is an Equal Opportunity Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, age, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, veteran status, or any other status protected by law.
About ecomaineOur Missionecomaine provides comprehensive long-term solid waste solutions in a safe, environmentally responsible, economically sound manner, and is a leader in raising public awareness of sustainable waste management strategies.