Barrier West, Inc. (BWI) is a privately owned Corporation based in Hoquiam, WA. BWI is involved in biomass utilization, logistics and transportation and setting the standard for sustainable operations in support of Grays Harbor Paper (ghpaper.com).
We are looking for an exceptional person to join our multi-faceted, fun and exciting working environment.
We are not your typical corporation – we work hard, but we also have fun building a sustainable business in one of the most beautiful areas in the country. Expect a career that provides real opportunities for growth in a highly rewarding environment. This is a position where you can make a difference in the business you work for, the community you live in and our planet.
Organize and implement special projects with the President
Projects would be in the areas of
Waste wood biomass/ green power/ renewable energy
Close loop transportation logistics
100% post consumer FSC certified paper sales
Continuous and lowering carbon footprint in manufacturing
Waste stream synergies
Renewable transportation fuels (biomass based)
Act as liaison between business units and departments
Identify successes and challenges while constantly re-evaluating our processes and systems
Coordinate projects with executive management team, communications team, sales, and finance, manufacturing, administration, potential and current end users
Efficient and persistent with experience managing and juggling diverse tasks and projects with minimal supervision
Demonstrated interest/experience in sustainability as it applies to business
Exceptional verbal and written communication skills
Ability to be flexible and take an optimistic approach to new challenges
Professionalism and presentation skills to deal with politicians and business executives
Able to work in a fast paced environment
Knowledgeable in Microsoft Office – Word, Excel, and PowerPoint
BA, Certificate or MBA preferred with 2+ years of business experience or education in Sustainability
ACCOUNTABILITY: The Sustainable Operations Coordinator is accountable to the President
SALARY RANGE: Commensurate with experience
LOCATION: Hoquiam, Washington
TO APPLY: Email letter of interest, résumé and three references to: firstname.lastname@example.org
Resumes will be accepted until January 21st 2011
Barrier West is an equal opportunity employer and an inclusive organization.