MassDEP Regional Planner V/Commercial Waste Reduction Unit Branch Chief, Bureau of Air and Waste

by | December 8, 2019

Company: Massachusetts Department of Environmental Protection

Location: Boston, Massachusetts

Contact: Michelle Waters-Ekanem


MassDEP seeks applicants for the position of Regional Planner V/Commercial Waste Reduction Unit Branch Chief within the Bureau of Air and Waste (BAW).    In this position, the Commercial Waste Reduction Branch Chief reports to the Deputy Division Director of Solid Waste. The Branch Chief manages the implementation of the commercial waste reduction activities/programs outlined in the Massachusetts Solid Waste Master Plan (e.g., commercial food waste reduction, RecyclingWorks in Massachusetts, recycling market development), oversees regulations and policies pertaining to solid waste, waste prevention and environmental protection (Bottle Deposit Law, Waste Bans, Solid waste regulations, etc.), and coordinates with other bureaus, agencies and stakeholders in the implementation of solid waste initiatives. The Branch Chief will be responsible for supervising a professional staff of 5 or more, providing direction, establishing teams, and leading initiatives. The Branch Chief is responsible for participating in the Department’s strategic planning activities and in administering recycling grant and technical assistance programs. This position will be located at One Winter Street, Boston, MA.