Commercial Waste Services

Sustainability Manager

August 2021

Job Summary

We are looking for an experienced, knowledgeable, and strategic Sustainability Manager whose focus is on helping to drive long-term success of the company’s sustainability strategy and aligning with its business goals.

This is a full-time, salaried position, with benefits, with the possibility of a flexible work schedule. Most of your working time will be from our headquarters in Northwest Houston, however regular national travel will be necessary. There is the potential for this position to be remote.

Job Description

  • Perform recycling, diversion audits for customers
  • Create recycling and diversion programs for customers
  • Assist team members as the sustainability expert during discussions with prospects and customers
  • Attend trade shows as our sustainability expert and effectively communicate our sustainability and diversion efforts and capabilities
  • Develop, plan, and coordinate waste reduction and diversion awareness, monitoring, and enforcement programs
  • Carry out the vision of sustainability for the company and support the environmental impact of day to day operations of the company

Job Requirements

  • Bachelor’s Degree in Environmental Science or an Environmentally-related discipline
  • 5+ years experience in the sustainability field

Preferred experience qualifications

  • Positive attitude and collaborative by nature
  • Excellent attention to detail
  • Best-in-class communications skills, both verbal and written
  • Curious, and willing to roll your sleeves up
  • Independent, with strong work ethic and self-discipline
  • Must be open to receiving constructive criticism and seek to always get better
  • Strong interpersonal skills: i.e. flexibility, adaptability and a proven ability to work in a team environment
  • Leadership skills
  • Ability to keep up with the latest trends in sustainability and waste diversion


  • DOE ($65,000 - $85,000)


  • Paid medical Insurance (health, dental, and vision) after 90 days
  • Long & Short-Term Disability
  • Life Insurance
  • 401(k)
  • Company Events

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