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Education Coordinator - Recycling/Waste

Job ID 182748BR Date posted 06/20/2022
  • Rochester, Minnesota
  • Full Time
  • Environmental Services
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Position description
Develops and facilitates delivery of educational materials for recycling, municipal solid waste, regulated medical waste, hazardous waste, and radioactive waste for internal and external audiences. Conducts educational programs to assure cost efficiencies, compliance with regulatory agencies, compliance with contractual agreements and Mayo's policies, procedures and values. Establishes and maintains collaborative working relationships with Mayo employees. Operational tasks include coordinating and conducting waste reviews of work units, preparing and presenting educational material, participating in institutional and departmental committees and work teams. Establishes and maintains currency in recycling/waste trends, communicates changes in policies, procedures and programs, assists with recycling/waste operational problem solving, and maintains a budget as it applies to educational programs. Creates print, web and video resources; including maintenance of waste management and recycling website and video exchange. Occasionally may work irregular hours to provide education to off shift employees.

Qualifications
Bachelor's degree in science or related environmental field and 1 year of experience in science, waste or environmental field is required, or Associate's degree with 3 years of experience in science, waste or environmental field. Public speaking experience with at least one (1) year demonstrated presentation/training experience required.

Additional qualifications
Waste Management / Recycling experience and working knowledge of waste handling and disposal methods strongly preferred. Teaching experience using a variety of media is beneficial. Ability to establish and maintain effective written and verbal communication and interpersonal skills is essential. Proficiency in computer skills and ability to adapt to new processes and technology is required. A working knowledge of regulations for waste and recycling is a plus. Knowledge of Mayo Facilities and operation is helpful. Demonstrated ability to establish, plan and manage collaborative projects to completion is essential.

Exemption status
Exempt

Compensation Detail
$61,089.60 - $91,707.20 / year

Benefits eligible
Yes

Schedule
Full Time

Hours / Pay period
80

Schedule details
Monday - Friday; Daytime hours

Weekend schedule
NA

International Assignment
No

Site description
Mayo Clinic is located in the heart of downtown Rochester, Minnesota, a vibrant, friendly city that provides a highly livable environment for more than 34,000 Mayo staff and students. The city is consistently ranked among the best places to live in the United States because of its affordable cost of living, healthy lifestyle, excellent school systems and exceptionally high quality of life.

Recruiter
Meghan Woods

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As an Affirmative Action and Equal Opportunity Employer Mayo Clinic is committed to creating an inclusive environment that values the diversity of its employees and does not discriminate against any employee or candidate. Women, minorities, veterans, people from the LGBTQ communities and people with disabilities are strongly encouraged to apply to join our teams. Reasonable accommodations to access job openings or to apply for a job are available.
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