Environmental Programs Administrator

The City of Irvine has an exciting opportunity for a resource expert to serve as the City’s Environmental Programs Administrator. This individual will possess specialized knowledge in environmental programs with background and experience to plan, organize, and direct the operations of the City’s energy conservation, waste and recycling; to oversee the development and implementation of environmental programs, projects and associated community outreach; to ensure the achievement of the City’s environmental policies and compliance with regulatory requirements; to lead and perform expert level professional work; and to provide competent advice to City policy makers, leadership and the general public on environmental issues.

The work typically is performed under the general direction of the Deputy Director, Public Works. The ideal candidate will be a visionary administrator; possessing the ability to complete projects from conceptual ideas. This individual will also possess strong interpersonal skills, supervisory experience, the ability to demonstrate exceptional written and verbal communication skills, and the ability to successfully interface with cross-functional team individuals across all departments and levels of the organization and community stakeholders.

This position requires a Bachelor’s degree in public administration, environmental science, environmental planning, environmental policy or management, natural resource management, biology, sustainable design and building or a related field. A minimum of five years of related professional experience, including knowledge and experience in environmental management, environmental compliance, energy management, waste minimization/waste reduction, energy efficiency and/or environmental sustainability principles; a minimum of three years administrative, budgetary or financial experience, and five years supervisory experience or any combination of education and experience that provides equivalent knowledge, skills and abilities.

Please visit www.cityofirvine.org/jobs by Friday, November 4, 2016 for more information and to apply. EEO/ADA