Website BC Used Oil Management Association (BCUOMA)

If you are an operationally focused leader with a passion for creating systems and processes that drive growth, fiscal efficiencies, and operational excellence, this role will be of interest.

On behalf of our client, BC Used Oil Management Association (BCUOMA), we have a new opportunity for a highly motivated Operations Manager to join their growing team in Victoria, BC.

The Operations Manager will be responsible for ensuring the efficient functioning of all BCUOMA operational processes while implementing activities that enhance productivity, profitability, and operational excellence all through a lens of environmental responsibility and sustainability. With oversight of the collector and processor program, provide ongoing reviews and manage relationships for claim payments currently in the range of $14M annually.

Are you an operationally focused leader that is strategic and innovative in your approach? Do you have a passion for creating systems and processes that drive growth, fiscal efficiencies, and operational excellence? Are you a strong communicator with the ability to create relationships with others at all levels? Do you thrive in an atmosphere that you are able to demonstrate your commitment to environmental responsibility? If this sounds like you, we encourage you to keep reading!

What BC Used Oil offers:

  • Salary: $68,000-$75,000 depending on experience
  • Three weeks’ vacation
  • Chamber benefits (extended health and dental coverage)
  • Flexible schedule
  • Beautiful downtown office location
  • Parking, bus pass and/or bike storage provided

Our ideal Operations Manager brings the following:

  • Bachelor’s degree in Business Administration, Operations Management, or a related field.
  • 8+ years’ experience in operations management or similar role. Experience in the environmental industry is preferred.
  • Strong leadership abilities with a track record of successfully managing and developing teams.
  • Demonstrated knowledge of relevant municipal, provincial, and national industry regulations.

These Skills and Abilities will help you thrive:

  • Strong analytical and problem-solving skills, with a data-driven approach to decision making coupled with the ability to identify and resolve problems quickly and effectively.
  • Exceptional communication and interpersonal skills with the ability to build relationships with internal and external stakeholders at all levels.
  • Demonstrated ability to thrive in a dynamic and rapidly changing environment.
  • Strong organizational and time management abilities, with a keen attention to detail.
  • Proficiency in using operational tools, software, and systems.
  • Experience working in a regulated industry is preferred.
  • Familiarity of continuous improvement processes is preferred.

What’s BC Used Oil all about:

The BC Used Oil Management Association (BCUOMA), located in Victoria BC, is a collaborative, not-for-profit group assisted by oil and antifreeze manufacturers and first sellers of those same automotive products and parts. Their entire reason for being is to collect and recycle used lubricating oil, oil filters, oil containers, used antifreeze and antifreeze containers.

Their goal is to provide British Columbians with an eco-friendly and cost-effective way to recycle these materials. Each year, approximately 50 million litres of oil and 3 million litres of antifreeze are collected and responsibly managed through the BCUOMA program.

How to apply: 

We encourage you to review the Job Description and forward your resume that clearly outlines how your skills and experience meet the requirements of this role to TallSky Consulting.

TallSky is committed to supporting our clients in building inclusive cultures that embrace differences. Our approach reflects professional employment equity practices, and we believe in celebrating each candidate’s uniqueness. Diverse teams learn how to communicate respectfully, deliver more innovative solutions, and are better positioned for long-term success.

This position will remain open until it is filled. We thank all applicants; however, after initial acknowledgement, only those selected for further consideration

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