Director of Austin Resource Recovery

City of Austin Published: May 17, 2019
Austin, TX
Job Type
CEO/ Senior Mgmt/ Exec Director /
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~ Located on the eastern edge of the American Southwest, Austin is the capital of Texas and one of the fastest-growing cities in the country. Hailed as one of the most livable cities in the country, Austin’s nearly 951,000 residents enjoy unparalleled amenities, unique recreational offerings & exceptional educational opportunities. ~

Position Overview

Austin Resource Recovery provides a wide range of services designed to transform waste into resources while keeping the community clean. The City of Austin is committed to a Zero Waste goal to reduce the amount of trash sent to landfills by 90% by the year 2040.

The City is seeking a strategic leader who is dedicated to providing excellent customer service to serve as Director of Austin Resource Recovery.

As the City continues its fast-paced growth, this position will play a vital role in the organization as it seeks to improve operations and search for innovative solutions that focus on sustainable growth and a strong infrastructure.

  • The ideal candidate should have a strong business acumen and an ability to efficiently run this complex, self-supporting enterprise.
  • The selected candidate must have a bachelor’s degree from an accredited college or university with major coursework in business administration, public administration, engineering, environmental science, or in a field related to the job;
  • Plus 5-7 years of management experience in municipal services and/or solid waste services, 2 years of which were in a managerial or executive capacity.

To Apply

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  • For more information on this position contact:

Lissa Barker, Senior Vice President
Strategic Government Resources

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