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Waste Connections Landfill Manager in North Charleston, South Carolina

Job TitleLandfill ManagerPrimary LocationNorth Charleston, South CarolinaEmployee TypeEmployeeJob Description

We are currently seeking a Landfill Manager with strong leadership qualities to lead our daily operations at our Landfill in Dorchester, SC

Responsibilities Include:

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

  • Manages the day-to-day operations at the landfill and provide daily support to ensure quality and budget performance.

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

  • Executes the Market’s strategic capital budget, ensuring effective use of the budget through asset allocation; ensures appropriate spare ratios and asset disposal.

  • Executes necessary precautions to ensure safety and compliance with the company, OSHA, and other standards and regulations.

  • Ensures thorough root cause investigations for all injuries and incidents, following-up with consistent discipline and retraining.

  • Formulates both short-term and long-term goals and action plans in conjunction with the District Manager.

  • Participates in regular P&L reviews to ensure that budgets are met; develops and implements programs for optimal equipment utilization, equipment maintenance, and labor and material costs.


  • 5 or more years of landfill experience.

  • Previous supervisory experience in heavy construction, and/or environmental field services.

  • Required to be exposed to a physical environment which involves dirt, odors, noise, weather extremes or similar elements.

  • Majority of work will be conducted hands on in the field.

  • Bachelors degree in Engineering, Business, Geology or equivalent experience

  • Ability to relocate for promotional opportunities is a plus.

We offer excellent benefits including: medical, dental, vision, flexible spending account, long term & short term disability, life insurance, 401K retirement and unlimited opportunities to "Connect with Your Future".

Waste Connections is an Affirmative Action/Equal Opportunity Employer (Minority/Female/Disabled/Veteran)