JOB POSTED UNTIL FILLED
The purpose of this position is to oversee Oconee County’s recycling and education programs with the school district, commercial and industrial facilities, and local residents. Maintain and develop new programs to increase recycling awareness and instill excellent recycling principles with residents and institutions. Provide guidance to individuals on where and how they can recycle their waste. The recycling and sustainability coordinator will perform duties of the office manager in their absence.
ESSENTIAL JOB DUTIES:
Essential Job Duties are intended to be examples of duties and are not intended to be all inclusive. There will be other duties as assigned.
Additional duties include but not limited to:
Assist with other solid waste operations in the absence of other crew leaders and/or staff. Perform duties of the office manager in their absence. Helping maintain office appearance.
KNOWLEDGE, SKILLS, AND ABILITIES:
Ability to communicate effectively orally and in writing; Knowledge of the organization's operations, services, and policies; Must have strong Microsoft Office skills especially in Word, Excel, and PowerPoint. Strong conservation knowledge; Good motor skills; Basic mechanical skills; Good customer service skills;
EDUCATION AND EXPERIENCE:
The educational requirement for this position is: Associate or bachelor’s degree in Education, Marketing and Outreach, Business or other related field. Education may be substituted for some experience. Related-experience required: 5 years. Experience may be substituted for education. Experience should be in Education, Marketing and Outreach, Business or other Solid Waste related field.
LICENSES, CERTIFICATIONS, OR REGISTRATIONS:
Certifications, licenses, professional designations, or other qualifications required for this position include: Valid driving license
Certifications, licenses, professional designations, or other qualifications preferred for this position include: N/A
ESSENTIAL PHYSICAL REQUIREMENTS:
The physical activities required for this position involve:
Standing: up to 2/3 of the time; walking: under 1/3 of the time; sitting: up to 2/3 of the time; using hands: over 2/3 of the time; reaching with hands and arms: up to 2/3 of the time; climbing or balancing: up to 2/3 of the time; stooping, kneeling, crouching, or crawling: none of the time; talking or hearing: over 2/3 of the time; and, tasting or smelling: none of the time.
This position requires lifting:
Up to 10 pounds: up to 2/3 of the time; up to 25 pounds: under 1/3 of the time; up to 50 pounds: under 1/3 of the time; up to 100 pounds: none of the time; and, more than 100 pounds: none of the time.
Vision Requirements:This position has the following special vision requirements:
ENVIRONMENTAL WORKING CONDITIONS:
The following physical conditions and hazards may be encountered while working in this position:
Oconee County is an equal opportunity/affirmative action employer committed to achieving excellence and strength through diversity. The County seeks a wide range of applicants for its positions so that one of our core values, a qualified and diverse workforce, will be affirmed.