The City of Johnson City, Tennessee is accepting online applications for a Solid Waste Manager. This position has overall responsibility for planning and directing solid waste crews engaged in refuse collection and disposal, recycling collection, roll off collection, and other related activities. Prepares the annual budget for the division to include personnel, capital improvements, regional and city collections and recycling. Will frequently communicate with the public regarding Solid Waste operations and will respond to complaints and inquiries. Will work closely with other city departments related to budget and customer billing. Will interview and select personnel for the department, and will be responsible for employee performance evaluations. The Solid Waste Manager reports directly to the Public Works Director. This position will be open due to the impending retirement of the current Solid Waste Manager.
Completion of a Bachelor’s degree from an accredited university with emphasis in civil engineering, business, or public administration. Extensive and verifiable experience in refuse collection activities at the management level required.