There is an exceptional opportunity for Program Services Specialist to assist with the Utility Solid Waste Activities Group (USWAG). USWAG is a consortium of energy companies, power producers, utility operating companies and trade associations, which is responsible for addressing solid and hazardous waste issues on behalf of the utility industry. The Specialist will provide budget and management support for activities related to regulatory advocacy, interpretation, and compliance assistance with waste regulations. This position is based in Washington, DC.
For immediate consideration, please send your résumé and a cover letter, including salary requirements, to email@example.com. Please indicate you are applying for the Program Services Specialist opportunity.
- Manage USWAG’s Affiliate Program, including recruitment and retention of Affiliates,
- Oversee marketing activities,
- Maintain committee rosters and mailing lists,
- Organize meetings, and
- Serve as Web Master for various sites.
- Manage the USWAG budget including tracking expenses and preparing purchase orders and invoices and
- Provide budget and meeting support to Edison Electric Institute.
USWAG is responsible for addressing solid and hazardous waste issues on behalf of the utility industry. USWAG was formed in 1978, and is a trade association of over 110 utility operating companies, energy companies and industry associations, including the Edison Electric Institute (EEI), the National Rural Electric Cooperative Association (NRECA), the American Public Power Association (APPA), and the American Gas Association (AGA).
USWAG engages in regulatory advocacy pertaining to RCRA, TSCA, and HMTA. USWAG's Mission is to address the regulation of utility wastes, byproducts, chemicals and materials in a manner that protects human health and the environment and is consistent with the business needs of its members.
The major policy-making body of USWAG is its Policy Committee, comprised of one representative from each member company. The Policy Committee approves the USWAG Budget and sets the general direction of USWAG's efforts. The Steering Committee, comprised of elected members from the Policy Committee, acts as an advisory group to the Policy Committee.
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