Program Manager II

Montgomery County Department of Environmental Protection
Derwood, Maryland
Nov 04, 2019
Nov 26, 2019
Program Manager
Full Time

Program Manager II
Montgomery County Department of Environmental Protection

Derwood, MD
$64,708 - $107,346

The Department of Environmental Protection's (DEP) mission is to enhance the quality of life in our community by protecting and improving
Montgomery County's air, water and land in a sustainable way while fostering smart growth, a thriving economy and healthy communities. DEP is seeking a Program Manager II. This position is in the Recycling and Resource Management Division (formerly  the Division of Solid Waste Services), Materials Management Section and will report to the Section Chief.

Duties include but are not limited to:
• Manage the Montgomery County Yard-trim Composting Facility and the associated Grinding Operations located at the Transfer Station
in Derwood, MD by hands-on contract management of the intergovernmental agreement with Maryland Environmental Service
(MES). Oversee bagging activities. Track transportation, both rail and truck, and report compliance.
• Prepare, defend, track and implement annual County budgets for the Composting Facility, the grinding operation and the Dickerson
Master Plan. Review and pay invoices accurately & promptly. Closely track, in detail, all expenditures on monthly basis.
• Maintain independent certification of compliance with the Environmental Management System (EMS) of the Composting Facility.
Carry out lead responsibility for all EMS programs, assure required record keeping including documentation of continuous environmental
improvements under the EMS.
• Oversee implementation of the Dickerson Solid Waste Facilities Master Plan. Work with the community and the Dickerson Area Facilities
Implementation Group (DAFIG) to interpret and update the Master Plan as needed. Provide support to the DAFIG, which is
an official advisory body to the County Executive.
• Act as the main contact for Sugarloaf Citizen’s Association (SCA). Meet with SCA twice per year delivering necessary reports in accordance
with SCA Agreement. Manage maintenance work/projects that occur on SCA's leased property (i.e. tenant house, barn,
renovation, mowing) in accordance with agreement. Track, report and manage SCA conformance with Agreement.
• Manage DSWS’s contract for maintenance of the County’s Dickerson Weather Station and other monitoring structures. Collect and
compile data daily, maintaining both hard copy files, electronic back-up, and on-line public access to real-time and archived
weather data. Assure that the weather station is physically maintained and compliant with USEPA Guidelines for weather stations
used in air dispersion modeling.
Knowledge of composting and solid waste issues necessary.

This position requires possession of a valid driver's license and the ability to drive a County vehicle to conduct and attend  meetings and presentations, perform work at locations outside the office, and participate in other work-related duties.

Minimum Qualifications
Experience: Thorough five (5) years professional experience in solid waste or composting.
Education: Graduation from an accredited college or university with a Bachelor's Degree.
Equivalency: An equivalent combination of education and experience may be substituted.
License: Possession and maintenance at all times of a valid Class "C" (or equivalent) driver's license from the applicant's state of  residence.

To view the complete job announcement and to apply,  please visit our website at click on the “Search Jobs" tab, and then on the Job Search link  Read the full job description under the “General Professional” Job Category.  Interested candidates must create an online account in order to apply.  Montgomery County Government offers competitive salaries and excellent benefits.

The requisition number is IRC40789
This Recruitment Closes November 26, 2019

All resume submissions must address the preferred criteria for the position,
which are listed in the full advertisement, preferably in a separate section of the resume.

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