Kirkland, Wash.

District Manager - Kirkland, Wash.

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The NEW Waste Management

Whether you're behind the wheel or behind the desk of the NEW Waste Management, you're driving the industry and your own success. We are the premier organization dedicated to environmental stewardship. We're creating better solutions for the world. And offering rewarding opportunities to you.


-Work closely with the Market Area Manager and Director of Operations in formulating long-range and intermediate goals and action plans for the markets and business areas of the district.

-Explore new markets and products. Maintain various schedules to reflect market position, personnel needs, volume and sales forecast, inventory and facilities requirements etc.

-Coordinate with production activities with Operations Staff. Consult with Area and Group management on economic trends, sales forecasts and market problems.

-Participate in regular P&L reviews to ensure budgets are met by formulating programs on routing equipment utilization, equipment maintenance, labor and material costs.

-Monitor and control costs, budgets, and operating efficiency.

-Develop, implement, and maintain processes, procedures, and programs to improve the safety, productivity, and profitability of the operation.

-Ensure that employee disputes and safety/performance issues are addressed and that the appropriate documentation is filed in the employees’ personnel file. Recognize and reward employees who have good performance.

-Interact with local city, municipal and county agencies to ensure customer satisfaction, improve efficiency, renew contracts and negotiate new contracts.

-Provide leadership, communication, and coaching to employees; cultivate a motivated employee environment of trust, teamwork, accountability and business ownership.

-Develop and implement safety programs to reduce frequency of accidents and injuries to both associates and customers. Assist in minimizing overall workers compensation costs. Help the Northwest Area become a leader in safety performance.

-Other duties and responsibilities as assigned.


-Bachelor’s Degree in a related field or equivalent experience. 5 to 10 years of well-rounded experience in ops, customer service, community relations, health & safety, financial and HR.

-Minimum 5 years experience as a manager. Experience in waste, environmental services, energy, or transportation industries a plus.

-Demonstrated skills in organization, prioritization, time management and multi-tasking.

-Excellent leadership skills, hands-on, people oriented, ability to foster teamwork and motivate/coach others; ability to work and manage under pressure; ability to interact with all levels of the Company.

-Ability to make professional presentations to local government agencies and related organizations and respond appropriately to tough questions.

-Strong analytical and intermediate skill level using MS Office products.

Steer you career in the right direction with the NEW Waste Management.

All interested local candidates: Please submit resume via email to, referencing DM092302SNO-WA in the subject line.

Agencies: Please do not send unsolicited resumes.

Waste Management is an Equal Opportunity Employer (M/F/V/H)