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We are looking for a Landfill Manager to work full time permanently with our client in their Elk River, Minnesota location. Our client is the leading provider of comprehensive environmental solutions services in North America for more than four decades. The successful candidate will manage the day-to-day disposal operations of a single site and establish and maintain performance and productivity metrics and cost management processes. This is a great opportunity for someone with Heavy Equipment experience who can safely lead a small team while ensuring municipal and regulatory compliance. With a growing company that encourages career advancement. If you’re looking to develop a career focused on positive change and advancement, give us a call at 1-855-733-7325 (RED)-(SEAL), text 206-686-8084, or submit your resume online today.


Elk River, MN, is a business friendly community located on Highways 10, 169, and 101, along with its close proximity to Interstate 94 and Minneapolis-St. Paul International Airport. In addition to excellent transportation, Elk River also offers public parks, an arena, golf courses, and a motor park.

Salary:  Competitive, depending on experience. Relocation assistance may be available for the right candidate.

Benefits: Competitive total compensation package including an area Bonus, Medical, Dental, Vision, Life Insurance and Short-Term Disability, as well as a Stock Purchase Plan, Company match on 401K, and more! Employees also receive Paid Vacation, Holidays, and Personal Days. Please note that benefits may vary by site.

Education: 3-4 year experience with Heavy Equipment and either large construction, civil, aggregates or mining operations, High School Diploma or GED (accredited) and 4 years of relevant work experience a Bachelor’s Degree would be an asset but is not required.


  • 3 years in a role with supervisory and PNL responsibility (in addition to education requirement).

  • Experience in a position involving at least 2 of the following: operations, customer service, community relations, health and safety, financial, and human resources function, experience as a supervisor or manager; experience implementing safety (OSHA) programs and equipment specifications, experience preparing and managing budgets, and experience resolving labor relations issues.

Skills and Abilities:

  • Strong leadership skills is a must

Duties and Responsibilities:

  • Manage the day-to-day operations of the District and provides daily support to operators in ensuring quality and budget performance.

  • Monitor budget and operating metrics while diagnosing and improving processes, procedures, and performance.

  • Oversee personnel needs of the department including selecting, coaching, disciplining, and training employees along with evaluating employee performance.  Provide input into termination, compensation, and promotion decisions.

  • Formulate both short-term and long-term goals and action plans in conjunction with the Market Area General Manager and/or Director of Operations.

  • Interact with local city, municipal, county and state government and agencies to ensure permit compliance, monitor new regulations, and negotiate continued business opportunities.

  • Other duties as required. 

Working Conditions

  • Must be legally entitled to work in the US. 

  • Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions of the job.

  • Normal setting for this job is office setting and landfill.

*Please note, this role is not eligible for the Employee Referral Program

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