ES Project Manager

$102,000 - $135,000 yearly
  • Republic Services
  • Detroit, MI, USA
  • Apr 17, 2024
Full time Management

Job Description

POSITION SUMMARY:  ES Project Managers are responsible for managing the execution of a broad array of projects for client or at a client sites/facilities. Ensures or serves as the point of contact to ensure that contractual requirements are met, and work scopes are being met. Validates regulatory compliance. Responsible for health and safety on all aspects of field projects performed by Republic Services, Inc. and/or its subcontractors. Reviews field tasks and develops the safety procedures associated with the scope of work and regulatory standards. Assesses and validates all subcontractors have appropriate training and certifications. Project managers are the main point of contact to escalate issues and reports daily activity and to ensure a safe, compliant, and profitable project. Manages resources to accomplish identified priorities personally or through on-site technicians/leads/foreman.


  • Performs onsite customer service work including, but not limited to: regulatory inspections, participation in plant committees, waste characterization, shipping, profiling and document preparation for waste streams.

  • Works with customers to proactively establish reuse, reduction, recycling and alternate treatment options and develop and implement subsequent programs.

  • Provides data and reporting to customers in a manner consistent with contract or purchase order specifications.

  • Offers general guidance for Resource Conservation Recovery Act (RCRA), Department of Transportation (DOT), Toxic Substance Control Act (TSCA) and other applicable local, state, and federal regulatory bodies.

  • Monitors sub-contractor services for completeness or deficiencies.

  • Assists in the implementation of technical systems, software, or solutions.

  • Provides training and end-user support.

  • Works closely with sales team to propose customer solutions compliant with appropriate local, state and federal regulations.

  • Works with sales team to identify new opportunities and retain existing business.


  •  To perform the duties of this job, the employee must have knowledge of complex regulations specific to the environmental waste industry, management principles and best practices including analysis and evaluation and research methods and strategies. 

  • Must be knowledgeable of current industrial safety practices and industrial hygiene and of hazardous waste treatment, storage, and disposal operations.

  •  Essential competencies to perform this job include analytical, organizational, and problem-solving skills; must be detail oriented and possess technical aptitude.

  • Ability to work under pressure, exercise independent judgment and select effective course of action while controlling resources and expenditures.

  • Knowledge of Excel, Word, and PowerPoint applications is essential.