Position Summary

Position Title

Waste Management Project coordinator

Key Relationships

Reports to…

  • Durban Green Corridor Environmental Projects Manager


General Position Statement

To coordinate the community and schools based education and recycling project

Essential Requirements

Qualification required: Diploma/Degree in Environmental Management, Development studies or related field

Experience: Suitable above three years’ experience in waste management, environmental education and stakeholder/ community engagement


·       Knowledge and understanding of waste management

·       Knowledge and understanding of public participation

·       Understanding of schools curriculum

·       The ability to engage and transfer knowledge to different groups and levels of education

·       The ability to take initiative, problem-solve and adapt programmes where necessary

·       Culturally and community sensitive

·       Excellent  teamwork, communication and training skills

·       Understanding of community practice principles and sustainability

Key Duties

·       Planning and coordinating the implementation of schools and community waste management program

·       Designing the initial schools recycling programmes

·       Design community based waste management solution in a participative manner

·       Practical facilitation of schools and community waste management program

·       Evaluation and monitoring of program

·       Facilitating training  for project participants as per need

·       Design and conduct environmental education program

·       Preparing weekly or monthly reports;

·       Performing administrative duties for the project

Application process

Email Cover letter, C.V and qualifications to This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. by 08 March 2019. For enquires contact: Nompilo Buthelezi on 031 322 2863

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