Vice President - Landfill Operations & Engineering
Marcos has worked in the solid waste industry for over 24 years and has worked in the design, permitting, construction and operation of landfills, transfer stations, and recycling facilities. He has lasting experience in P&L management, implementation of post-collection business growth plans, oversight, and management of capital investment for projects and infrastructure development.
Marcos specializes in all aspects of planning, development, and operation for solid waste facilities with an emphasis on optimization of operations, landfill footprints and the implementation of new technology for designs such as alternate final covers, liners, and leachate management systems. He has extensive experience in the evaluation of post-collection acquisitions by performing environmental due diligence and financial pro forma reviews.
Marcos has worked on projects and operations for post-collection facilities in the United States, Mexico, Central America, South America, and the Caribbean. Prior to joining WCA, Marcos worked for Republic Services, Waste Management and SCS Engineers in different roles such as Region Director of Engineering, Projects Director, Area Engineer, General Manager, District Manager for Landfill Operations.
Marcos has a bachelor’s degree in Civil Engineering and completed major coursework towards a Masters in Management from the University of Texas at San Antonio.