$1,730 – $2,595 per week ($89,949 – $134,924 estimated annual)
This position closes on Friday, July 12, 2019.
The San Mateo County Transit District is the administrative body for public transit and transportation programs in San Mateo County, California: SamTrans bus service, including Redi-Wheels paratransit service, Caltrain commuter rail service and the managing agency for the San Mateo County Transportation Authority. The District transports approximately 32 million customers a year and is one of the nation’s top transit agencies. We look forward to continuing our leading role in meeting the transportation challenges of the future.
The San Mateo County Transit District’s Bus Operations Division seeks an Assistant Manager, Transit Operations Training who will assist with the development and implementation of in-house training programs and developing training strategies for Bus Operators, Utility Workers, and Maintenance Workers at San Mateo County Transit District (SamTrans).
The Assistant Manager, Transit Operations Training will assist with the development and management of curriculum for Bus Operator Trainees, Bus Operators, Utility Workers and Maintenance Workers, evaluate in-house training programs, and recommend program upgrades, assist in ensuring contracted service providers are adhering to SamTrans training standards and legal requirements, Supervise Transit and maintenance Instructors according to the terms and conditions of the collective bargaining agreement, work closely with the Safety Division and Bus Maintenance to develop training curriculum to address fleet safety related issues, develop and implement team building strategies for Transit Instructors, keep abreast of new developments in the field of Training and Adult Learning Strategies, conduct regular audits of contractor training records and make written recommendations of findings for corrective actions, track and assess trends in preventable accidents and represent the District on the joint labor/management Accident Review Committee to grade vehicular accidents involving District vehicles.
The ideal candidate will have a High school graduate or GED equivalent. Five years full-time experience in transit bus operations, of which 3 years must be in a training capacity. Possess at least 2 years of supervisory experience; may substitute 1 year of supervisory experience with the successful completion Supervisory course from an accredited institution. Transportation Safety Institute (TSI) certification is desirable. Must be able to obtain and present a Class “B” Commercial Driving Permit (with Passenger Transport and Air Brakes Endorsements) on the first day of employment. Must be proficient in Microsoft Office Suite. Must have effective written and oral communication skills. Must have a safe driving record.
The San Mateo County Transit District (SamTrans) is an Affirmative Action/Equal Opportunity Employer.
About San Mateo County Transit District
The San Mateo County Transit District serves nearly 100,000 customers each weekday on its SamTrans buses, Redi-Wheel paratransit vehicles, Caltrain commuter rail cars and shuttles, as well as a robust capital program. The Transit District, which is in the heart of the San Francisco Bay Area, also is the managing agency for the San Mateo County Transportation Authority.