Join Waste Connections, Inc., and Connect with Your Future!(NYSE: WCN) is growing throughout the Western, Midwestern, and Southeastern U. S.Our range of services includes solid waste collection, transfer, disposal and recycling to approximately2 million commercial, industrial, and residential customers in 31 states. We are looking to hire a Gas Management Specialist to monitor our landfill gas systems at our Colorado Landfill locations. This is an excellent opportunity with a growing company!
Responsibilities include: Ensure gas systems remains in compliance with all permits, and Federal, State and local laws and regulations.Work on site at the landfill location and perform routine systeminspections.Review and understand all permits governing the project, and work with Landfill District Manager and region engineer to ensure compliance.Maintain relationships with landfill employees as well as consultants and vendors.QUALIFICATIONS: Ability to read and interpret documents such as safety rules, contracts, federal, state and local regulations, operating and maintenance instructions, and procedure manuals. Ability to write routine and complex reports and correspondence.Must be mechanically proficientAbility to calculate figures and amounts such as discounts, interest, proportions, percentages, area, circumference, volume, heat rate etc. Ability to apply concepts of basic algebra and geometry.Ability to define problems, collect data, establish facts, and draw valid conclusions. Ability to interpret an extensive variety of technical instructions in mathematical or diagram form and deal with several abstract and concrete variables.Understanding of landfill gas systems and/or well field technology is preferred.Must be able to travel to all Colorado Landfills owned by Waste Connections, Inc.Ability to follow established procedures with minimal amount of direct supervision.The ideal candidate will have: Bachelor's Degree in Engineering or related field.4-6 years of practical Landfill Gas System operation andmaintenanceAdvanced computer skills (Word, Excel).Previous experience leading operations.Technical knowledge of High BTU Landfill Gas processing preferred.
Previous experience in landfill gas or related industry preferred.Successful candidates are those who seek to thrive in an environment of operational excellence and accountability.We offer competitive compensation, excellent benefits, and unlimited opportunities to 'Connect with Your Future.' Waste Connections is an Affirmative Action/Equal Opportunity Employer (M/F/D/V).