Supervisor, Waste Processing
Region of Peel
Brampton, Ontario, CA
2d ago

Responsibilities :

  • Leads a multidisciplinary team of union and non-unionized members who are responsible for both Regional operated waste processing systems and the contract management and administration for contracted processing services
  • Provides effective front-line supervision to reporting technical and operations staff including hiring, coaching, motivating, training and development, and performance management
  • Plans, organizes, oversees, and schedules staff, equipment, maintenance activities, and contractors to meet the demands of the operations at three waste management facilities
  • Provides expert recommendations and advice to management with respect to contractor performance management, work quality assurance, and waste processing policies
  • Assists with the development, planning, and evaluation of new programs and responds to program related issues and reports on the successes / challenges to the management team
  • Oversees the end market distribution of the compost produced through the Region’s organics processing system
  • Assists with developing, monitoring and forecasting annual operating budget and capital budget for waste processing operations and contracts
  • Ensures Waste Processing Operations adheres to Provincial Acts and regulations, municipal by-laws and policies and Regional policies and procedures
  • Ensures all work is performed in accordance with the Occupational Health and Safety Act and takes appropriate action as required when hazardous work practices are identified
  • Supervises the heavy equipment maintenance program which consists of machine and processing equipment preventative maintenance, coordination of all repairs, tracking and reporting of the daily / monthly / yearly activities related to the equipment
  • Qualifications :

  • Post-secondary education in Engineering, Environmental Sciences, Applied Sciences or related discipline
  • 5 years’ experience preferably in the Waste Management industry
  • 3 years of direct supervisory / leadership experience; previous experience leading unionized employees is preferred
  • Advanced knowledge of Waste Management practices and procedures as it relates to transfer facilities, compost / curing facilities, material recovery facilities and anaerobic digestion facilities
  • Solid understanding of all relevant legislation, MOE guidelines and policies
  • Understanding of the Collective Bargaining Agreement to manage unionized employees
  • Polished leadership skills to build and motivate all employees and supervise contractors
  • Strong financial skills to prepare and manage annual and operating budgets
  • Proficiency in MS Office and ability to utilize programs such as PeopleSoft Financials
  • Effective communicator with the ability to collaborate with a variety of stakeholders
  • Superior public relations skills with ability attend to public inquiries
  • Excellent problem-solving and decision-making skills with ability to negotiate effectively
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