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Project Manager

The Composting Council Research and Education Foundation is looking for a
PROJECT MANAGER to maintain and expand the Composter Training Program, including producing training videos and webinars; growing the online library; and assisting in all programs.

Send a letter of interest to CCREF’s executive director, Frank Franciosi (ffranciosi@compostingcouncil.org), by midnight March 31, 2017.

JOB REFERENCE: http://compostingcouncil.org/joboffers/project-manager/ 

This entry was posted on Wednesday, March 29th, 2017.

Recycling and Solid Waste Manager

Facilities Management at CU Boulder welcomes applicants for a Recycling and Solid Waste Manager. This is a managerial position that is responsible for the supervision of in-house solid waste and recycling collection services (including the management of the on-campus recycling facility) for the entire CU Boulder campus. The position directly supervises 13 FTE’s.

Deadline for applying is March 24, 2017.

For more information and to apply online, visit: https://cu.taleo.net/careersection/jobdetail.ftl?job=08634&lang=en#.WL2egs4a_nk.email

This entry was posted on Wednesday, March 8th, 2017.

Manager, Recycling Programs

Job Title:  Manager, Recycling Programs
Location:  Washington, DC
POSITION DESCRIPTION/RESPONSIBILITIES:  Each of Keep America Beautiful’s recycling programs are designed to raise awareness about recycling and, most importantly, grounded in KAB’s behavior change system, to engage individuals to recycle and recycle more of the right materials.  In this position, the individual will be responsible for all aspects of managing the growth and execution of the national America Recycles Day and Recycle-Bowl programs including – program development (program content, website, registration and reporting), stakeholder engagement, promotional partner building and marketing communications.
View the full job posting here.
Interested candidates should send cover letter, resume and salary history/requirements to recruitment@kab.org.

This entry was posted on Wednesday, March 8th, 2017.

Sustainability Coordinator

Centered in the heart of downtown Omaha, NE, Creighton’s campus spans over 130 acres and employs over 2250 part-time and full-time benefit eligible employees making it one of the largest employers in the Omaha community. Creighton is a Catholic and Jesuit comprehensive university committed to excellence in selected undergraduate, graduate, and professional programs.

The Sustainability Coordinator will provide leadership in organizing events involving students, faculty, and staff to promote university-wide sustainability practices and an environmentally-mindful culture, to inform the community of our progress, to identify future challenges, and to motivate others to be actively involved in sustainability efforts. Additionally, he or she will represent Creighton’s voice in the community on sustainability issues, both managing opportunities and initiating relationships. The Sustainability Coordinator will manage internal efforts toward more sustainable practices with different organizations, which provide food services, reduce waste, lead composting efforts, and engage in campus planning. The Sustainability Coordinator will also manage and guide implementation of Creighton’s climate action plan.


  • Bachelor’s Degree; Master’s preferred
  • Education and experience should combine a strong set of interrelated expertise in areas possibly including, but not limited to, sustainability, environmental science, and/or engineering. Project and/or team management experience (minimum two years) required. Demonstration of successful project funding and grant-writing are preferred.
  • 2-4 years’ related experience
  • Strong interpersonal/human relations skills
  • Strong verbal and written communication skills, including public speaking
  • Organizational skills
  • Ability to operate personal computer with various software programs
  • Ability to maintain confidentiality

Please apply online at: https://careers.creighton.edu/applicants/Central?quickFind=58010

An Equal Opportunity Employer.

This entry was posted on Tuesday, March 7th, 2017.


RRS is seeking applications for a full time, temporary Intern position in their Boulder, Colorado, office to assist staff consultants and engineers on a variety of projects including research, data entry, solid waste planning, collection system management and program best practices.

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This entry was posted on Wednesday, February 22nd, 2017.