The town of Nantucket seeks qualified candidates for the position of Solid Waste Manager. The Solid Waste Manager is responsible for the administrative and technical management of the solid waste enterprise fund and operations, including but not limited to contract management, capital projects development and oversight, supervision of personnel and maintenance of the town’s solid waste facility infrastructure in accordance with local bylaws and Mass. General Laws. The Manager is responsible for overseeing and recommending adjustments where necessary to the town’s comprehensive and progressive recycling/solid waste diversion program.

Recommended Qualifications

Bachelor’s degree with specialization in business, public administration, environmental science or a related field; five to 10 years of relative experience with a minimum of two to three years in a supervisory capacity preferably in a full-service, municipal public works department or solid waste facility; or any equivalent combination of education, training and experience which provides the required knowledge, skills and abilities to perform the essential functions of the job. Master’s degree preferred.

The town of Nantucket ( is an equal opportunity employer and does not discriminate on the basis of race, religion, color, sex, gender identity or expression, sexual orientation, age, disability, national origin, veteran status, or any other basis covered by appropriate law.

The town of Nantucket offers a retirement pension through Barnstable County Retirement, 90% employer sponsored health insurance plan options and a diverse selection of supplemental insurance policies.

Salary range starting at $105,000 commensurate with experience.

Residency required. The town will put forth best efforts to assist with securing housing.

Application Deadline: April 9 at 4 p.m.

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