The Guam Solid Waste Authority (GSWA) is searching for a qualified individual for the position of General Manager, a full-time position. GSWA currently has implemented curbside, single stream recycling collection, a household hazardous waste facility open five days a week, a new MSW landfill, three convenience centers that incorporate recycling, and bulky waste collection.
Salary is negotiable starting at $125,000 and will be commensurate with experience and qualifications.
Guam is a Territory of the United States. It is an island located in the Western Pacific Ocean; Guam is the southernmost and largest tropical island in the Mariana island chain and is also the largest island in Micronesia. Approximately 160,000 people live on Guam and the island is a tourist destination, mainly for visitors across Asia and Guam hosts several U.S. Military bases as well. Guam has easy access to many diverse locations such as Hong Kong, Japan, Taipei, Australia, and unique islands such as Palau and Yap.
The General Manager is appointed by and serves at the pleasure of the GSWA Board. The ideal candidate will possess a management style that emphasizes participation, communication, collaboration, and team development. The ideal candidate will possess the ability to manage day-to-day operations, to prepare and administer a budget and accomplish needed priorities within established budget constraints. The General Manager will consistently look for ways to increase operational efficiencies, keep abreast of industry innovations, and advance cost-efficient post-consumer diversion. The General Manager must be an effective communicator with all stakeholders, and have proven ability to both establish and clearly communicate the short and long term goals of GSWA.
The General Manager shall have full charge and control of the construction, maintenance and day-to-day management of the works of GSWA operations. Additionally, applicants should demonstrate the knowledge, skills and abilities relative to the duties of the General Manager which include the following:
For further information on the GSWA, the job overview, minimum requirements, and application process, please visit: www.guamsolidwasteauthority.com/jobs-general-manager.html
The Government of Guam is an Equal Opportunity Employer.
The General Manager shall, at a minimum, possess the following qualifications: