Sure, waste management is a promising field… if you’re looking for entry-level position, or if you’ve got a science or engineering background. Right? While we’ve seen a lot of those kinds of jobs over at Green Job Post, companies and organizations in the waste management space also need people in marketing, finance, sales, administration, and other areas. In other words, a communications professional (for instance) can find lots of opportunity in these industries.
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Environmental Outreach Coordinator
Company: City of Garland, Texas
Are you naturally motivated, innovative, have excellent public relations and project management skills? The Environmental Waste Services department has an amazing opportunity for someone to develop and lead environmental outreach initiatives as well as assist with the department marketing and strategic planning.
Responsible for heightening customer awareness regarding proper waste handling and for increasing recycling and composting behaviors to achieve waste diversion goals. In addition, this position must work with the various EWS divisions to assist the department with marketing and strategic planning.
Experience with program development and administration
Experience managing a budget or grant administration
Experience conducting public outreach and education programs
- Experience in graphic design and social media preferred
Ability to communicate effectively orally and in writing
Experience in marketing techniques
Demonstrated ability preparing complex, clear, and concise reports and presentation materials
Ability to establish and maintain effective work relationships with internal and external stakeholders
Ability to work within the organizational framework but not afraid to push for innovation.
Ability to communicate and work with a diverse workforce.
- Ability to establish and maintain photos library for department
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