The Environmental Compliance Coordinator will direct, plan, develop, implement and coordinate services, programs, and environmental activities related to stormwater compliance, industrial and commercial wastewater compliance, solid waste disposal and handling, air quality compliance, recycling and conservation programs. The successful applicant will coordinate assigned activities with other City Departments, Divisions, and outside agencies; provide highly responsible and complex staff assistance to the Public Works Department; and act as project manager to assigned projects.
Essential duties and responsibilities include but are not limited to: ensure environmental compliance with state and federal regulations; participate in the development and implementation of goals, objectives, policies and priorities for assigned services and programs; promote recycling and conservation efforts in the community; respond to and resolve difficult and sensitive inquiries and complaints; participate in the development of division budgets and ensure that City environmental programs and practices comply with all local, state, and federal laws, regulations, and guidelines
Four (4) year degree from an accredited college or university with major course work in environmental engineering, physical science, or a related field
Three (3) years of responsible work experience in environmental analysis, planning or control including two (2) years responsible management in one of the following programs: pretreatment, stormwater, recycling, or solid waste program
Possession of, or must be obtained within two (2) years of employment, a Solid Waste Association of America (SWANA) Landfill Gas Systems Operations and Maintenance certification and the Managing Leachate Recirculation & Bioreactor Landfills certification.
Preferred Working Knowledge:
Federal and State environmental regulations pertaining to solid waste operations and disposal
Federal and State air quality permitting pertaining to landfills
Federal and State industrial stormwater permitting regulations pertaining to landfills
Federal and State regulations pertaining to asbestos and hazardous waste disposal
Federal and State regulations pertaining to pretreatment regulations
Regulations and procedures to address fats, oils, and grease collection and disposal
Federal regulations pertaining to amalgam compliance
State regulations pertaining to MS4 stormwater permitting, inspections, and reporting
City of Billings job application
Must be able to pass a pre-employment drug test.
The application and supporting documents can be submitted online at www.billingsmt.gov or to City of Billings, Human Resources, 210 N. 27th Street, Billings, MT 59101. EOE.
Additional Salary Information: Salary at hiring will be dependent upon the applicant’s education and experience (this salary range reflects Step 1 and 4 of a 7 step pay scale) plus excellent benefits.
About City of Billings
Billings is the largest city in Montana, with a population estimated at 109,550 as of 2018. Located in the south-central portion of the state, it is the seat of Yellowstone County and the principal city of the Billings Metropolitan Area, which has a population of 171,677. It has a trade area of over 500,000. Billings was nicknamed the "Magic City" because of its rapid growth from its founding as a railroad town in March 1882. The city is named for Frederick H. Billings, a former president of the Northern Pacific Railroad. With one of the largest trade areas in the United States, Billings is the trade and distribution center for much of Montana east of the Continental Divide, Northern Wyoming, and western portions of North Dakota and South Dakota. Billings is also the largest retail destination for much of the same area. The city is experiencing rapid growth and a strong economy it has had and is continuing to have the largest growth of any city in Montana.