This position reports to the Gas Operations Manager and is responsible for the operation and maintenance of landfill gas collection and control systems (GCCS).

Essential Duties.

Properly operate and maintain GCCS in a timely and cost effective manner to ensure regulatory compliance and optimize performance.

GCCS operation and maintenance including:

Preventative maintenance

Wellfield monitoring and adjustment

Liquid level measurement in landfill gas extraction wells

Pneumatic and/or electric pump maintenance where required

High Density Polyethylene (HDPE) pipe fusion

Blower / flare operations and maintenance

Condensate management system maintenance

Monitor landfill gas migration probes where required

Surface Emissions Monitoring (SEM) where required

Opacity (visible stack emissions) monitoring

Enter/upload well field monitoring and other data into various computer systems

Understand job related health and safety issues and follow all health and safety related procedures.

Coordinate and oversee activities of contractors completing non-routine GCCS repairs.

Troubleshoot GCCS and related systems.

Review GCCS operating data.



High school diploma or equivalent


Landfill or landfill gas related experience or education

Environmental monitoring experience or education

Post high school higher education

Industrial instrumentation related experience

Blower and/or flare maintenance experience


Driver’s license

18 years of age or greater

Basic computer skills (i.e., email, web browser, Windows XP)

Basic mechanical and technical skills/aptitude

Ability to properly balance and maintain a GCCS

Ability to troubleshoot basic GCCS operational issues

Basic understanding of environmental regulations related to GCCS operations

Basic understanding of landfill gas instrumentation and well field tuning activities

Basic understanding of job related health and safety issues


Opacity or visible stack emissions monitoring certification

High Density Polyethylene (HDPE) pipe fusion certification

Basic MS Word and Excel skills

Good written and verbal communication skills

Basic electrical knowledge

Enhanced knowledge of landfill related environmental regulations

Ability to provide directional support to Level I Landfill Gas Technician(s).

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.

To apply over the phone call: 877-220-5627