Thurston County, Tumwater, Washington, USA
Salary: US$67,884 - US$89,100 pa
Washington State Department of Transportation (WSDOT) seeks a motivated individual for the Hazardous Materials and Solid Waste Program Manager position in its Environmental Services Office to work out of its Tumwater, Washington, office.
In this role, you will serve as the agency's subject matter expert for hazardous materials and solid waste management. You will also provide technical services to design and construction project offices in support of project delivery; advise the maintenance and operations division regarding their hazmat issues; and assess changes in the regulatory arena for effects on the agency. This position will be instrumental in the agency's remediation activities at cleanup sites.
As a program manager, you supervise professional and technical staff to complete work in your dedicated work plan. You will also determine the need for consultant support, be responsible for managing contract tasks, and negotiating scopes of work and contract amounts. This position will lead a team in implementing complex regulatory programs, and coordinate with a high degree of proficiency with external entities including the Department of Ecology, EPA (Environmental Protection Agency), and other agencies. If you are passionate about the environment, and enjoy dynamic work applying problem-solving skills to resolve complex issues, please consider applying.
Applications for this recruitment will be accepted electronically. Please go to www.careers.wa.gov. Filter by Department. You may need to set up an account profile.
To be considered for this position you will need to answer the supplemental questions, and as part of the supplemental questions you will need to provide a letter of interest. Your letter of interest should describe how your experience, training and education make you a viable and competitive candidate for this position.
Application assessment will be ongoing and the hiring authority reserves the right to offer the position at any time during the recruitment process. It is to the applicant's advantage to apply as early as possible.