Executive Director

Agency Humboldt Waste Management Authority

LOCATION Eureka, CA

FILING DEADLINE Open until filled

SALARY RANGE $114,500 – $139,212 Annually

The Executive Director Position

Under the general policy direction of the HWMA board, the Executive Director plans, organizes, coordinates, and directs the programs and activities of HWMA. Some of these varied programs and activities include annual budget development, long range planning, personnel functions, facility operations, landfill management, contract negotiations and management, risk management including environmental health and safety, environmental compliance, member agency support on waste and recycling issues, capital project management, and representation of HWMA in meetings with public officials, staff from other public agencies, civic groups, media and various contractors. The next Executive Director must possess the political and business acumen to manage and direct a large, multi-faceted operation serving multiple jurisdictional entities. They can expect to work closely with the community, contractors, franchise haulers, Board of Directors, and staff on various issues and projects.

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