Folsom has hired a new Community Development Director. Pam Johns, Associate Vice President of global planning engineering firm Michael Baker International, will take over September 6.
Under direction of the County Executive Officer (CEO) and policy direction of the Board of Supervisors, the Director guides the vision and mission of OC Waste and Recycling (OCWR) to provide quality waste management services, environmental stewardship, and promote recycling in order to ensure compliance with local, State and Federal regulations.
The Director of OCWR is responsible for three active landfills, 20 closed sites and four hazardous waste centers that serve over 3 million residents within the County's 34 cities. The position provides leadership to a dynamic workforce of 267 and is responsible for operating revenues in excess of $147 million.
Specifically, the Director of OC Waste and Recycling will, among other duties:
The ideal candidate will possess extensive management experience demonstrating their ability to plan, organize, and direct the overall operations, services and activities of a waste management system, including a comprehensive knowledge of waste management and recycling operations and experience:
The most qualified candidates will demonstrate exceptional leadership and management skills with a thorough understanding of public administration, fiscal management and budgeting practices; the ability to manage complex issues, collaboratively resolve conflict, improve and implement best management/operations practices with a proven track record of achieving results through others.
Candidates should have at least ten years of progressively responsible experience as described above. A Bachelor's degree or higher in Public Administration, Business Administration, Engineering or a related field is preferred for this position.
Interested candidates may apply by sending their resume, cover letter, and salary history to Kathryn Singh via Kathryn.Singh@ocgov.com
Candidates are requested to submit materials by Monday, March 27, 2017
If you have questions or would like to discuss the opportunity further, please call Kathryn Singh at (714) 834-6199.