Manager of Transit Operations

roads & transportation business & economic development
Posted On: Sep 27, 2017
Closing Date: Oct 11, 2017
Belleville Careers
 
MANAGER OF TRANSIT OPERATIONS, PERMANENT
 

 
Closing Date: October 11, 2017
Department: 
Transportation & Operations
File Number: SV17-94
Hours: 
35 hours per week; evenings, weekends and regular on-call as required
Salary: $79,573 - $94,730 per annum (under review)
 

 
PURPOSE AND SCOPE:
 
Reporting to the General Manager of Transportation and Operations Services this position shall provide direct supervision to all operations employees including the Transit Supervisors and administer the day to day operations of the Transit Department including scheduling and monitoring of routes. The Manager is also responsible for the day to day operations as guided by City policy and the decisions of Council.
 
EDUCATION/SPECIALIZED TRAINING/SKILLS:
 
Essential (minimum) Qualifications:
 
  • A University degree in Transportation Planning and/or Business Administration
  • Valid class "G" driver's license with clean driver’s abstract
 
Asset (preferred) Qualifications:
 
  • A thorough practical knowledge of public transit operations is required
  • A working knowledge of administrative policies and procedures directly related to public transit services
  • A working knowledge of municipal government operations is an asset
  • Knowledge of applicable codes, standards and legislation
  • Good working knowledge of Microsoft Office suite, CAD, other computerized response programs
  • Valid class "C" driver's license with “Z” endorsement
 
WORK EXPERIENCE:
 
Essential (minimum) Qualifications:
 
  • Minimum of eight (8) years’ experience as an Operations Manager in a Public Transit environment.
  • Five (5) years’ experience managing in a Unionized work environment
 
Asset (preferred) Qualifications:
 
  • Previous experience working with Commissions or Advisory Committees
  • Knowledge of the Accessibility for Ontarians with Disabilities Act (AODA) with respect to public transit and the Highway Traffic Act
  • Experience in a municipal transit system
  • Demonstrated leadership, communication, decision-making and public relations skills, with the capability to issue clearly understandable written and oral instructions.
 

 
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Personal information and any supporting material will be administered in accordance with the Municipal Freedom of Information and Protection of Privacy Act (MFIPPA). We thank all applicants who apply but advise that only those selected for an interview will be contacted.
 
The City of Belleville is an equal opportunity employer committed to inclusive, barrier-free recruitment and selection processes and work environments. We will accommodate the needs of applicants under the Ontario Human Rights Code and the Accessibility for Ontarians with Disabilities Act (AODA) throughout all stages of the recruitment and selection process. Please advise the Human Resources Division to ensure your accessibility needs are accommodated throughout this process.
 
Applicants will be required to provide at their own expense a satisfactory criminal reference check dated within the past six (6) months and if deemed a requirement of the position, a driver’s abstract to the Human Resources Department on or before the date of the interview but no later than the commencement of employment if selected.