OREGON STATE UNIVERSITY

Waste Reduction Projects Coordinator

The SSI staff member responsible for actively participating in waste reduction and prevention projects that engage students with OSU communities and institutions.

Kyle Knight

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Waste Reduction Projects Coordinator

Kyle Knight is the current Waste Reduction Projects Coordinator and is a Senior studying Industrial Engineering and Economics. This Year Kyle will be working on several waste reduction projects that will allow the students themselves to plan, manage and realize their own waste reduction abilities. Educational Programming with the OSU volunteer team the Waste Watchers. His previous work experience includes designing a manufacturing process for a Portland tech start-up Virticus.

Year(s): 
2013

Khang Nguyen

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Waste Reduction Projects Coordinator

Khang Nguyen is the current Waste Reduction Projects Coordinator and is a 5th year senior in the Construction Engineering Management Program and Civil Engineering Co-op Program.

Year(s): 
2012

Amanda Abbott

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Waste Reduction Projects Coordinator

Amanda spent the majority of the last year volunteering with the waste reduction group, heading several large projects toward the end of spring term. This is her first year working with the SSI as a coordinator.  She is a second year student majoring in Chemistry, and is intending to teach at either the high school or college level. She is a self-described nerd, with a passion for the environment. During the summer, she gets outdoors as often as possible. On a typical weekend during the school year, you can find her hanging out with engineers for a while, followed by a Saturday night of playing Dungeons and Dragons.

Year(s): 
2011

Waste Reduction Projects Coordinator

The Waste Reduction Projects Coordinator (Waste Reduction Coordinator) is responsible for actively participating in waste reduction and prevention projects that engage students with OSU communities and institutions.

Availability: 
Open to Applications
Employment Dates and Hours: 

Staff transition training will begin May 5th, 2014 and run approximately 10 hours during the spring term. Summer hours may be available. All-staff training is required and runs September 10th-26th, 2014.  Project Coordinators work from 10-15 hours per week during the academic year. 

Renumeration: 
$9.60 per hour