BC Local Government Job Posting Service

Notice of Employment Opportunity

Special Projects Coordinator

The Regional District of Nanaimo (RDN) is seeking a Permanent Full-Time (PFT) Special Projects Coordinator in the Solid Waste Department.
The successful candidate will be responsible for assisting with the implementation of the Solid Waste Management Plan. Duties include assisting with the design and implementation of new Zero Waste programs, regulatory and technical assessment of Waste Stream Management Licensing (WSML) facilities, delivery of Zero Waste programs, monitoring and reporting on illegal dumping activity, responding to public inquiries regarding the District’s Solid Waste programs, preparing requests for quotations, proposals and tenders, and recommending award, liaising with RDN departments, other local governments, provincial and federal governments, and community agencies regarding issues related to Solid Waste programs, and performing other related duties, as required.
Qualifications include a degree in environmental studies, geography, environmental planning, public administration or a related field plus one (1) to three (3) years prior job-related experience, or an equivalent combination of training and experience. Prior experience in local government is considered an asset.
This is a PFT Union position (35 hours per week). The (2023) rate of pay is $37.43 to $39.39 per hour. The position offers an attractive benefits package as provided within the Collective Agreement between the RDN and the Canadian Union of Public Employees, Local 401.

Join our Solid Waste Services Team today by quoting competition 2023-077 and submitting a cover letter and resume clearly outlining your education, experience and qualifications as they relate to this position and APPLY HERE.

This opportunity will remain open until filled however, applications will be actively reviewed and considered beginning August 28, 2023, with potential interviews commencing immediately following.

Professional Categories: Office Administration
Posted: August 14, 2023, 4:23 pm
Expires: December 31, 2023, 4:00 pm
Employment Type: Full Time
Employment Length: Permanent
Education Requirement: Other trades certificate or diploma
Job Experience: 2 years to less than 3 years
Rate: $37.43 to $39.39 Hour