Employment Opportunities

Ulster County, NY – Professional Position

The Ulster County Resource Recovery Agency is a local public authority of the State of New York whose mission is to protect public health and the environment and to promote sustainable materials management practices in Ulster County by efficiently managing solid waste materials with a focus on resource conservation.

The Agency is seeking an Executive Director to lead the Agency in the next phase of the Ulster County Solid Waste Management Plan. The Executive Director reports directly to the five-member Board of Directors and is responsible for but not limited to policy recommendation and implementation, efficient and environmentally sound operations, regulatory compliance, maximum diversion practices, communications, personnel management, and union labor relations.

Interested candidates may view the detailed job description on our website at: https://ucrra.org/employment/

It is the policy of UCRRA to grant equal employment opportunity to all qualified person without regards to age, race, color, religion, marital status, political affiliation, sex, or national origin.

To apply please send a resume with references to:

Ulster County Resource Recovery Agency
Attn: Kenneth Gilligan, esq.
PO Box 6219
Kingston, NY 12402

OR

E-mail your response to KennethDGilligan@aol.com

ASSISTANT ENGINEER

Award-winning recycling and sustainable solid waste agency seeks energetic, versatile
professional to join our team as the Assistant Engineer. This leadership position helps
with the planning permitting and environmental oversight for many aspects of OCRRA’s
operations. Provide insight and assistance in all engineering issues related to
infrastructure, construction, contract management and NY State and Federal
environmental laws and regulations. Critical thinking, strategic planning, excellent
computer skills and effective communication skills are keys to success in this
opportunity.

Qualified candidates must possess a Bachelor’s Degree in Civil or Environmental
Engineering, and two (2) years of professional level work experience in engineering and
certification as an Engineer in Training in New York State.

The position is a provisional civil service appointment. Salary range for this position is
$56,533 to $84,800. Send application, resume and letter of interest to Maureen Nosik,
Onondaga County Resource Recovery Agency, 100 Elwood Davis, North Syracuse, NY
13212 or e-mail your response to mnosik@ocrra.org. Applications can be obtained on the
Employment page at OCRRA.org and will be accepted until December 30, 2021.

OCRRA is an equal opportunity employer.

DIRECTOR OF TRANSFER OPERATIONS

Join OCRRA’s team as the Director of Transfer Operations. This position oversees the
processing and hauling of materials to various disposal sites and compost operations.
Responsible for regulatory compliance, logistics of moving material, and heavy
equipment and fleet management. Critical thinking, strategic planning, excellent
computer skills and effective supervisory and communication skills are keys to success in
this opportunity.

Qualified candidates must possess a Bachelor’s Degree, or higher, and two (2) years of
professional, administrative level work experience, or its part time equivalent, in the area
of solid waste operations involving planning, directing, and coordinating activities and
staff in a solid waste program, one year of which must have been in a supervisory
capacity or instead, possess a Bachelor’s Degree, or higher, in Environmental Science,
Business Administration or Public Administration and five (5) years of professional,
administrative level work experience, or its part time equivalent, in business
administration, transportation logistics or public works operations management one year
of which must have been in a supervisory capacity. Work experience shall include
regulatory compliance and oversight of heavy equipment or fleet management.

The position is a provisional civil service appointment. Salary range for this position is
$74,624-$111,936 DOE. Send application, resume and letter of interest to Maureen
Nosik, Onondaga County Resource Recovery Agency, 100 Elwood Davis, North
Syracuse, NY 13212 or e-mail your response to mnosik@ocrra.org. Applications can be
obtained on the Employment page at OCRRA.org and will be accepted until January 31,
2022.

OCRRA is an equal opportunity employer.

Does your company or organization have a position opening in the solid waste management industry?

Would you like to post the position here on our NYSASWM website?  To learn more please contact:

Cindy Livingston, Deputy Director
FC Solid Waste Dept.
PO Box 28
Johnstown, NY 12095
(518) 736-5501, 8 a.m. to 4 p.m.