Director of Administration

Department/Agency of position: 
Solid Waste Authority of Central Ohio
Location of position: 
Grove City, OH
$90,000 - $165,000
Date Posted: 
Tuesday, August 8, 2017
Closing Date: 
Friday, September 8, 2017
Job Description: 

Are you ready to make a lasting environmental impact while serving one of the most innovative solid waste districts in Ohio? The Solid Waste Authority of Central Ohio’s next Director of Administration will have the opportunity be a partner in cultivating the organization while leading change to unify and align staff and organizational goals. This position will have the exciting challenge of managing internal support for the organization’s creative and sustainable programs and policies. The Director of Administration will use best practices to foster collaboration and take the organization to the next level.

The Solid Waste Authority of Central Ohio (SWACO) is a unique special district located in Grove City, Ohio. It is one of 52 solid waste districts created by the Ohio General Assembly. The organization is responsible for preparing, updating, and implementing a comprehensive solid waste management plan – incorporating recycling, reuse, and diversion – for the Franklin County Solid Waste Management District. SWACO is the only solid waste authority in Ohio to own and operate a landfill. SWACO also provides recycling programs, yard waste composting services, public education programs, and other activities to reduce the generation and disposal of solid waste within its jurisdiction.

Requirements: bachelor’s degree in business, administration, public administration or other related field and ten years of progressively responsible government experience, including five years of management/supervision and significant budgeting experience with an enterprise fund, management of and strong skills in at least one of the major functions overseen (human resources, finance, information technology or legal). Preferred qualifications: master’s degree, experience in solid waste, demonstrated experience implementing organizational change initiatives, and working with a Finance Committee and/or governing body.

Expected hiring range: $90,000-$165,000, DOQ w/an excellent benefit package.

Applications accepted by The Novak Consulting Group at Open until filled with first review of applications September 11.