Company: First Transit
Posted on: October 14, 2021
First Transit team as a General Manager and initiate, develop, and
maintain a successful contract relationship. First Transit General
Managers are committed to safety, customer service and have hands
experience in all areas of the transportation business.
First Transit is
proud to offer:
- Tremendous Career
Advancement Opportunities due to a strong presence all across North
comprehensive benefit package, paid holidays & vacation, medical &
dental, 401 (k) savings plan
- A great
Overall leadership and
management of the transit system including but not limited to:
route planning, fiscal planning and adherence, maintenance planning
and management, labor relations, grants and project management, and
all responsibility for the system and ensures the system remains
functional at all times, in accordance with the
and reviews requirements and standards for operations, maintenance,
with Federal, State and Corporate reporting
with all managers to ensure their departments are are operating at
acceptable levels and conditions.
- Prepares, recommends and
monitors/complies with annual budget.
adherence to Company standards of quality and
- Motivates, leads, trains
and develops exempt and non-exempt employees, both bargained and
and oversees the system Safety Program.
operating, financial, and project management reports and statistics
for the client.
Education & Certifications Required:
5 years in transit management with increasing
- Bachelor’s degree in
business, transportation or related fields strongly
planning, route planning, labor relations, inventory control,
experience in procurement and bidding processes, payroll
management, scheduling system management, safety, training and risk
- Experience managing in a
union environment is a must.
to blend business sense with common sense in the decision-making
literate with a good working knowledge of Microsoft Excel and
have evidence of building solid relationships with supervisors,
peers, and subordinates.
- Excellent communication
- Demonstrated ability to
build and continuously motivate highly effective teams.
- Successful track record
in managing budgets and/or P&L responsibility.
ability to effectively and professionally interface with using
agencies, directors, federal, state and local elected officials,
operators, and all levels of hourly and salaried employees,
including senior management.
- Must be
a self-starter able to obtain successful results without
Requirements & Working Conditions (include amount of
must be able to move about the office and between floors; utilize
standard office equipment; access filing system/cabinets; and
communicate effectively and efficiently in person or by
to lift 40+ pounds regularly, must work in inclement weather
conditions, repetitive sitting, standing, bending, must be able to
sit or stand for extended periods of time, must be able to travel
throughout the State when required.
Transit is a leading provider of transportation contract and
management services, moving more than 350 million passengers
annually. First Transit employs more than 19,500 dedicated transit
professionals through fixed-route, paratransit, college/airport
shuttle services and rail operations at more than 300 locations in
the US, Canada and Puerto Rico. With a dedication to safety and
outstanding customer service, First Transit sets itself apart from
other providers in the industry.
Become a part of
our team - Apply today!
to have a culture where all people are First. We strive to attract
and retain a diverse workforce therefore all qualified applicants
will receive consideration for employment without regard to race,
color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national
origin, disability or veteran status. First is also committed to
providing a drug-free workplace. For candidates applying to
positions in San Francisco or Los Angeles California, First will
consider for employment qualified applicants with criminal
histories consistent with the requirements of the San Francisco
Fair Chance Ordinance or Los Angeles Fair Chance Ordinance. First
is an equal opportunity employer and by doing so we will sustain
and promote an inclusive culture that supports future growth for
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