Careers at DHEC:
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Project manager for Green Purchasing. Promote South Carolina's state government Environmental Preferred Purchasing Policy. Work with S.C. Department of Administration and other stakeholders to update list of green products and state contracts with recycled-content products and services. Assist with agency's direct purchasing training. Assist with annual State Agency and College/University Recycling and Buying Recycled Annual Report. Work with stakeholders to improve tracking and reporting of green purchases.
- Editor of The Green Resource Index. Collect and verify data for the publication. Publish annually no later than July 1.
- Technical assistance. Promote proper management and recycling of waste tires through outreach and technical assistance. Coordinate work with all stakeholders including the S.C. Department of Commerce Recycling Market Development group, Office's grant program and local governments. Promote recycling and reuse of construction and demolition debris to contractors, builders and local governments. Assist senior staff with technical assistance projects.
- Serve as DHEC recycling coordinator. Promote and assist all agency buildings throughout the state on recycling programs. Coordinate this work with staff person assigned to the overall state agency recycling.
- Performs other duties as required. Assist senior staff with projects. Assist with 1-800 recycling line. Make presentations.
Minimum and Additional Requirements
State Minimum Requirements:
A bachelor's degree and relevant program experience.
Institutions of Higher Learning must be recognized by the Council for Higher Education Accreditation.
Agency Additional Requirements:
Applicants indicating college credit or degree(s) on the application may upload an unofficial copy of the transcript as an attachment to the application. Please note that the agency will require an official, certified copy of the transcript or diploma prior to hiring.
Interest and experience with recycling and other environmental issues. Experience in public presentation. Experience writing and editing publications. Must have great customer service skills.
If this position requires the applicant to possess a valid driver's license to operate a state vehicle or personal vehicle, any applicant being considered in the final stages of selection for the position will be required to provide a certified copy of a 10-year driving record.
SC DHEC is an equal employment opportunity/affirmative action employing agency. We are committed to a diverse workforce. SC DHEC does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, religion, sex (including pregnancy), national origin, age (40 or older), disability or genetic information.