Job Category: Energy Efficiency and Innovation
Organization: City of Hayward, CA
Job Title: Environmental Services Manager
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Salary: $8,888 to $10,803 monthly
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Job City / State: Hayward, CA USA
Job Region: North America
Position Type: Mid Level
Job Closing Date: 2012-09-17
Phone: 510.583.4500
Company Type: Non Profit
Job Description: THE POSITION: This classification directs and coordinates the work of the Environmental Services Division staff and programs, including the City’s sustainability programs, the City’s Climate Action Plan elements and programs, energy conservation, and development of clean and green energy sources; manages water conservation, solid waste management, recycling, waste prevention and water pollution prevention and source reduction programs; and performs related duties as assigned.

Knowledge of
Federal, state and local laws, regulations and codes pertaining to the environment and waste management. Energy conservation, and clean and green energy. Solid waste and recycling programs. Water use conservation and efficiency. Principles and practices of contract negotiation and administration. Effective public contact and community relations concepts including negotiation techniques and presentation skills. Budget development and administration. Principles and practices of supervision, training and personnel management.

Ability to
Plan, develop and implement environmental programs. Interpret and develop policies and procedures. Identify, evaluate and obtain funding sources. Negotiate and manage contracts. Analyze environmental issues, legislation and regulations. Supervise, train and evaluate personnel.
Experience: Four (4) years progressively responsible experience supervising environmental programs.

Education: Education equivalent to a Bachelor’s degree in Public or Business Administration, Environmental Science, Environmental Engineering, Engineering, Planning or a related field.

Licenses and Certificates: Possession and maintenance of a valid California Class C License.

Candidates must submit a completed City of Hayward job application and responses to the Supplemental Questionnaire, which fully describe the nature of their professional experience and qualifications. Documents can be attached electronically to applications, faxed to (510) 583-3655 or emailed to . Applications submitted without the required supplemental questionnaire responses will not be considered.

Based on the information provided, those best qualified may be invited to the next phase of the process, which may include an oral, practical, and/or written examination. Candidates passing the examinations will be placed on an eligible list for hiring consideration. Actual hire depends on success in the departmental selection process

Completion of this Supplemental Questionnaire is required for your application to be considered and is an integral part of the examination process. Responses should be limited to one page per question and sufficiently detailed to assist in evaluating your qualifications for this position. Writing ‘see resume’ is not a sufficient response.

1. Please describe your experience in developing, implementing, and running sustainability programs.
2. What specific role have you played in preparing a GHG inventory? What methodology did you use?
3. What is your experience in integrating a Climate Action Plan (CAP) into a city General Plan?
4. Please describe your specific community outreach experience in implementing CAP, energy efficiency, and clean and green energy programs. Include a description of community meetings that you organized and attended.
5. Describe the biggest challenge that you have faced in implementing a sustainability program. Did you overcome it? What was the outcome?

Candidates are encouraged to apply online at or at Paper applications can be obtained by visiting the Human Resources Department at Hayward City Hall located at 777 B Street, Hayward, CA 94541. Office hours are Monday through Friday, 8a.m. to 5 p.m.
Last Updated: 08/29/12
Date Posted: 08/29/12

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