The Regional District of Central Kootenay (RDCK) is inviting applications for two Environmental Coordinators. The Environmental Coordinators are part of a group of technical positions supporting Resource Recovery operations, with work assigned in accordance with objectives set by the RDCK as well as those in the Resource Recovery Solid Waste Management Plan.
They may be accountable for a range of projects including landfill development & closures, environmental monitoring & compliance and public outreach and waste diversion programs.
Environmental Coordinators are highly organized and flexible in order to respond to competing & changing priorities, and must ensure activities are carried out according policies, standards and regulations to ensure operational effectiveness. They have regular conduct with regulators, contractors, consultants & the public.
One Coordinator position will focus solely on supporting Resource Recovery, and one Coordinator position will support Environmental Services mosquito control and community works grants programs, as well as providing technical support to the water utilities service.
These positions are technical roles, requiring considerable knowledge of environmental science and best practices, demonstrated skill in consultation, procurement and contract management, solid waste management and program administration.