The Town of Falmouth is seeking a part time (19hrs. /wk.) Recycling / Solid Waste Coordinator to provide public education and outreach relating to town wide residential recycling and data collection, aiding in coordination or recycling initiatives. This position is responsible for responding to public inquiries related to trash waste and recycling as directed, conducts comparison studies, research and analysis; collects recycling data and prepares spreadsheets and reports; Submits basic recycling grant applications. Maintains monthly residential recycling tonnages and prepares spreadsheets. Conducts site visits to monitor the progression of residential recycling programs. Researches and promotes residential recycling sustainable practices; Distributes and compiles public outreach and education materials for residents and schools. Assists Town Committees and Department Heads with advanced recycling and solid waste programs. Provides technical assistance regarding sustainability practices to improve Town-wide recycling and remains abreast of current statewide recycling policy initiatives.
Three to five years practical experience in related field and office work; proficient in office management software and data collection; or equivalent combination of education and experience. Proven ability to effectively produce and communicate educational materials. Working knowledge/experience with recycling initiatives. Associates degree in generally related field preferred but not required.
About Town of Falmouth
The Town of Falmouth is a large and complex coastal community with 44 square miles of land area, 60 miles of coast line, 14 harbors and embayment and numerous waterfront public access points. The Town’s population is approximately 30,000 and this number triples during the summer tourism months. The Town offers a full range of quality services within a coastal community and has the largest and most comprehensive public works department on Cape Cod with responsibilities for highway, public lands, water, wastewater and related public infrastructure. The Town of Falmouth is proud to be an EEO/AA employer.