Environmental Compliance Manager - FOG

Company:  Johnson County Wastewater

Location:  Olathe, KS

Date Posted: January 23, 2019 

Application Deadline:  February 4, 2019   

Employment Type:  Full time

Salary:  $23.51 - $35.27 per hour

Environmental Compliance Manager - FOG

About the Position

Do you feel inspired to find creative new ways to make a difference? Are you looking for a place to work that encourages you to grow, innovate, and give back? Come to work for Johnson County Government and you will find a workplace that will support your professional growth and provide collaborative and team oriented opportunities that will keep you challenged while helping our community. Johnson County Wastewater is looking for qualified applicants to fill the position of Environmental Compliance Manager. The Environmental Compliance Manager works to minimize the potential for sanitary sewer system related back-ups caused by fats, oils and grease. JCW is committed to protecting our environment, serving our customers, and enhancing our communities through water quality and responsible and sustainable use of resources. Johnson County offers excellent benefits including health insurance, retirement programs, and wellness incentives and discounts. Applications for this job will be accepted through 4:00 p.m. on February 4, 2019.

Job duties include the following:

  • Performs plan reviews for food service facility projects and commercial permit projects.
  • Issues permits and monitors food service facilities to ensure compliance with permit requirements.
  • Inspects establishments, including completion of grease interceptor sampling and monitoring.
  • Instructs restaurants and reviews best management practices at establishments; provides grease management education.


A Bachelor’s degree in natural or physical sciences or engineering is required along with two years of experience with a public agency or industry in environmental and/or food related compliance. A valid driver's license is also required along with a good driving record.

One year of plan preparation, review of plans or inspection for commercial or industrial buildings and/or plumbing systems is preferred along with Hazwoper Certification.

Education may be substituted for experience.

How to Apply

Apply at https://www.jocogov.org/dept/human-resources/careers/jobs-open-public.

Open the Environmental Compliance Manager listing and select the "Apply to this Job" at the bottom of the listing.