Northeast Program Coordinator

The Mattress Recycling Council (MRC) is looking to hire a program coordinator to assist in the implementation of mattress recycling programs in Connecticut and Rhode Island.

Responsibilities: Manage stakeholder relationships; give presentations; maintain collection-site compliance through site visits and audits; visit all eligible solid-waste facilities in assigned territory; serve as primary point of contact for special collection events; assist in developing and disseminating state-specific public education and outreach campaigns in conjunction with MRC public relations staff; analyze data and prepare monthly and annual reports; serve as primary point of contact on MRC website for the assigned territory; validate monthly invoices from recyclers and transporters.

Qualifications: Bachelor’s degree; ability to work from a home office in Connecticut or Rhode Island; ability to work independently; access to a vehicle and valid driver’s license and insurance; knowledge of municipal solid waste and recycling systems, laws and regulations; knowledge of municipal recycling programs or product stewardship laws; flexibility to work or travel nights and weekends; proficient with Microsoft Office software.

Compensation: This is a full-time salaried telework position with benefits; salary commensurate with experience.

To apply: Send a resume and cover letter to opportunities@mattressrecyclingcouncil.org.

Environmental Analyst

The New England Interstate Water Pollution Control Commission and the Narragansett Bay Estuary Program are looking to hire an experienced watershed/GIS specialist to lead programs and projects related to the implementation off the Comprehensive Conservation and Management Plan for restoring and protecting the Narragansett Bay and its bi-state watershed.

Responsibilities: Lead the management of environmental data and the creation, analysis, and mapping of GIS data for the Narragansett Bay watershed; provide oversight or input for the development of the plan, reports, grants, and restoration efforts; assist with a range of environmental issues.

Qualifications: Bachelor’s degree in environmental sciences, natural science, resource management, biology, ecology, chemistry, or a related field along with related professional experience; advanced knowledge and/or training in GIS and proven ability to conceive and lead complex GIS efforts; experience with estuarine science and management.

To apply: Send cover letter, resume, three references, and short writing sample by April 26 via email to jobs@neiwpcc.org. In the subject line reference position 19-NBEP-001.