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Job Title

: Sustainability Operations Coordinator

Job Category
: Building Products - Equipment
Job Location
: Hoquiam - WA
Job Description

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 (

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.

Primary Responsibilities:

-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 improvement and lowering carbon footprint in manufacturing systems
-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

Required Qualifications:

-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 able 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

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Posting Date
:08 Dec 2010