Transfer Station Manager

Waste Management Curtis Bay , MD 21226

Posted 2 months ago

Equal Opportunity Employer: Minority/Female/Disability/Veteran

Thank you for your interest in Waste Management. In response to COVID-19, we will be conducting our review process through creative solutions. Your patience and flexibility is appreciated as our process may involve virtual solutions and take longer than normal. Interview process and timing may be delayed and will vary by site.

Waste Management (WM), a Fortune 250 company, is the leading provider of comprehensive waste and environmental services in North America. We are strongly committed to a foundation of operating excellence, professionalism and financial strength. WM serves nearly 25 million customers in residential, commercial, industrial and municipal markets throughout North America through a network of collection operations, transfer stations, landfills, recycling facilities and waste-based energy production projects.


Manages the day to day operations of multiple transfer stations. The position will manage the daily operations of 2 (up to 3) transfer stations handling between 1,500-4,000 tpd of solid waste. All facilities are within a 15 mile radius and regular travel between sites will be required.


To perform this job successfully, an individual must be able to perform each essential duty satisfactorily. Other minor duties may be assigned.

  • Monitors transfer stations' work processes, procedures and expenses, and establishes programs which drive team performance toward departmental and organizational goals.

  • Ensures smooth operation of multiple transfer stations, including: gatehouse, sorting, loading.

  • Reviews and evaluates work to ensure quality, timeliness and ensures quality control in adherence to policies and procedures.

  • Minimizes handling and operational costs and off-site impact.

  • Interfaces frequently with Director of Operations for further opportunities.

  • Coordinates with sales for opportunities.

  • Coordinates with MRF COE and Director of Operations to adjust site operations as commodity prices fluctuate.

  • Regularly proposes means of improvement.

  • Communicates and interfaces effectively with employees, supervisors, vendors.

  • Develops and interprets organizational goals, policies and procedures, and reviews and updates project plans as appropriate.

  • Maintains a clean, safe work environment in compliance with OSHA/Corporate Standards.

Supervisory Responsibilities

The highest level of supervisory skills required in this job is the management of supervisory employees. This includes:

  • Direct/Indirect supervision of full-time employees, including:


The requirements listed below are representative of the qualifications necessary to perform the job.

A. Education and Experience

  • Education: Bachelor's Degree (accredited) or in lieu of degree, High School Diploma or GED (accredited) and four years of relevant work experience.

  • Experience: Seven years of relevant work experience (in addition to education requirement).

Work Environment

Listed below are key points regarding environmental demands and work environment of the job. 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/or landfill/outdoor.


At Waste Management, each eligible employee receives a competitive total compensation package including Medical, Dental, Vision, Life Insurance and Short Term Disability. As well as a Stock Purchase Plan, Company match on 401K, and more! Our employees also receive Paid Vacation, Holidays, and Personal Days. Please note that benefits may vary by site.

If this sounds like the opportunity that you have been looking for, please click "Apply."

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Transfer Station Manager

Waste Management