The Solid Waste Division at the Cambridge Department of Public Works provides trash, recycling, compost, and street cleaning services, working to improve the cleanliness of the city and to promote a decrease in trash disposal. The Division manages weekly curbside pickup of residential single-stream recycling, trash, and compost; yard waste collection for nine months each year, seasonal Christmas tree collection, collection of large appliances, and household hazardous waste collections. The City is also in the process of implementing new collection programs, including commercial recycling collection, residential mattress recycling and textile recycling.
Under the supervision of the Environmental Services Manager, the Compliance Officer will help advance the City’s solid waste management and reduction goals through a combination of enforcement and outreach.
Specific responsibilities include:
High School Diploma/GED and at least 5 years relevant work experience OR Bachelor's degree in related field and at least 3 years of relevant work experience.
Past experience working in enforcement or compliance strongly preferred. Experience working in the solid waste industry and/ or municipal sector preferred.
A current and valid Massachusetts Driver’s License Class D is required.
Excellent interpersonal and customer service skills. Quick learner with excellent organization skills.
Highly motivated, reliable and flexible. Ability to access, input and retrieve information from a computer. Ability to answer phones and maintain multiple files. Experience in Microsoft Suite (Word, Excel, Outlook, etc) is required.
APPLICATION PROCEDURE: Submit both your resume and letter of interest by 5pm on 04/24/19 via email to: email@example.com or to Personnel Dept, Room 309, City Hall, 795 Massachusetts Avenue, Cambridge MA 02139. Fax 617-349-4312. We are an AA/EEO Employer.