Solid Waste Director

Onslow County Government
January 3, 2019
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Reporting to County Administration, the Solid Waste Director oversees service delivery of a 24/7/365 day department with 25 employees and an enterprise fund budget of $6M. The Solid Waste Department provides for an environmentally safe location in which to dispose of solid waste debris and recyclables generated within the county.    Critical competencies for this position are outstanding project management, an excellent track record of delivering customer service, effective problem solving and a leadership approach that both motivates and inspires excellence among employees. Technical expertise in a large solid waste operation with a landfill is essential.  Experience with evaluating and implementing technical solutions to address solid waste needs and services is key.  More information about the Solid Waste Management department can be found at To apply, please go to, and click on Solid Waste Director – Onslow County link on the home page.  All applications must be submitted online. All applications must be submitted online via the Developmental Associates application portal – NOT the County Application portal, nor any other external website; it is not sufficient to send only a resume. Resumes and cover letters can be uploaded with the application.  Application review begins February 9th, 2019.  Finalists will participate in onsite interviews and skill assessments on March 7-8, 2019 in Onslow County.   All inquiries should be emailed to

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