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Columbia Shuswap Regional District

Is seeking a highly motivated individual to fill the following position:

Waste Reduction Coordinator

(1 Position – Full-Time)

Looking for an exciting job in BC’s beautiful Shuswap? The Shuswap region is a place where incredible nature and welcoming communities come together to create a lifestyle that attracts many from the larger communities of Vancouver and Calgary. Our advantages include affordable housing, outstanding outdoor recreation, an abundance of locally grown food, and good transportation corridors to larger communities.  

The Columbia Shuswap Regional District (CSRD) is now accepting applications for a full-time Waste Reduction Coordinator position based out of its Salmon Arm, BC office.

Under the general direction of the Team Leader, Environmental Health Services, the Waste Reduction Coordinator is responsible for the planning, implementation and administration of CSRD’s solid waste reduction programs in accordance with the CSRD’s Solid Waste Management Plan.  

Education, Training and Experience Requirements:
  • Grade 12 or equivalent supplemented by a Degree in Environmental Sciences or related discipline plus a minimum two (2) years of relevant experience in Environmental Sciences or a related field including project management, contractor management and recycling program delivery, preferably in a unionized environment within a local government environment, or an equivalent combination of education, training and experience.
  • Valid Class 5 BC Driver’s License.

This is a full-time position and is subject to the provisions of the Collective Agreement negotiated between the CSRD and CUPE Local 1908. The salary range for this position is $2,534.46 to $2,840.09 bi-weekly, reflective of pay grade 15 (July 2019 rates) with an attractive benefit package. Typical hours of work for this position are Monday through Friday from 8:00 AM to 4:00 PM. (Option to work an additional half hour and participate in flex schedule.)  

A copy of the related job description, pending Union concurrence, is available to view on the CSRD website:

Applications will be treated as confidential and must be received by 4:00 pm Friday, August 2, 2019. Interested applicants must send a letter of interest and résumé to:  

Kerri Wirth, Payroll Administrator / HR Assistant
Columbia Shuswap Regional District
555 Harbourfront Drive NE, PO Box 978
Phone: 250-833-5912

Location: Salmon Arm, BC
Region: Thompson / Shuswap / Columbia
Professional Categories: Solid Waste & Recycling
Posted: July 8, 2019, 11:06 am
Expires: August 2, 2019, 4:00 pm