Date Posted: 11/5/2020
Department: Management Team
Type of Employment: Full Time

Available at Location(s):
Metro Park East Landfill
12181 NE University Ave.
Mitchellville, IA 50309

Metro Waste Authority is now taking applications for the position of Solid Waste Administrator. This position provides operational oversight, direction, and coordination of Metro Waste Authority's landfills, transfer stations, and compost center as directed by the Executive Director and the MWA Board. Ensures compliance with the standard operating procedures and safety program. Effectively manages to improve performance and productivity by ensuring the highest standards of environmental safety and operational excellence are met.


  • Bachelor’s of Science Degree in a recognized business or science area, Master's Degree preferred.

  • Ten (10) years of job-related experience in the management of solid waste programs.

  • May substitute experience as a landfill or operations manager for some of the education requirement. 

  • Valid Iowa driver’s license.


Job Application & Resume

A job application is required to apply for this position and a resume and cover letter are recommended.

Apply online

You may also download the application and mail it to the address below. Paper applications are available and can be completed between the hours of 8 a.m. to 4 p.m. at the address below.

Metro Park East Landfill
12181 NE University Avenue
Mitchellville, IA

Closing Date: Open until filled.

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