Compliance Coordinator, Town of Needham

The town of Needham is seeking an enthusiastic and qualified individual to fill the position of Compliance Coordinator. The Compliance Coordinator will work with all divisions within the Department of Public Works (DPW) to provide administrative support, policy research and technical expertise to ensure regulatory compliance along with internal and external communication.

The Compliance Coordinator will create and maintain databases to ensure compliance with regulatory requirements of local, State and Federal agencies, ensure complete, accurate and timely submission of required reports, ensure appropriate and timely inspections, and monitor compliance with licensure requirements. Monitor changes in the regulatory environment, and provide informational updates and training to appropriate Ttwn staff. Serve as a liaison between the town and regulatory agencies relating to compliance reporting. Represent the town at meetings and hearings of local, state, and federal agencies, professional associations, stakeholder groups, coalitions and regional partnerships. Responsible for compliance initiatives in the following divisions: Building Maintenance Division, Parks and Forestry Division, Fleet Division, Recycling/Transfer Station, Highway Division, Engineering Division, Water, Sewer and Stormwater Division, etc.

This position requires a minimum of Minimum of three years’ experience in administrative, program management, research, or a related field. Knowledge equivalent to a bachelor’s degree in public administration, business administration, or a related field; experience working with regulatory agencies or in a compliance function; and knowledge of federal, state and local laws and regulations, particularly as they relate to public construction and maintenance.

The salary range for this position is:  $64,369 – $70,317; a detailed job posting and instructions on how to apply is available here.