Do you want to use your transportation system expertise to be an essential member of the Executive Leadership Team at the City of Harrisonburg and make a difference in the local community? If so, the Director of Public Transportation position may be the right career for you! The Director of Public Transportation is a full-time position with benefits and a preferred hiring range of $87,131 - $100,193 annually. The ideal candidate for this position will oversee various operations, including City transit and school bus operations, other City fleet, and the central garage. The Director of Public Transportation will:
Physical Requirements: This is light work requiring the exertion of up to 20 pounds of force occasionally, up to 10 pounds of force frequently, and a negligible amount of force constantly to move objects; work requires climbing, crouching, reaching, standing, walking, lifting, fingering, grasping, and repetitive motions; vocal communication is required for expressing or exchanging ideas by means of the spoken word; hearing is required to perceive information at normal spoken word levels; visual acuity is required for preparing and analyzing written or computer data, operation of motor vehicles or equipment, and determining the accuracy and thoroughness of work; the worker is subject to inside and outside environmental conditions, extreme cold, noise, and vibration.
The ideal candidate should have comprehensive knowledge of the:
The Director of Public Transportation position requires the ability to plan and supervise the work of others and establish and maintain effective working relationships with officials, employees, and the general public.
Successful applicants for this position must satisfactorily complete a criminal background check, drug screening, credit history review, education history review, and DMV record review.
Application Requirements: In order to be considered for this position, applicants must submit a complete City of Harrisonburg online employment application, including education history and work experience, and attach the following:
Applicants who are unable to upload the required documents via the online employment application must email the documents to Human Resources at email@example.com. Application Deadline: All candidates must submit a complete City of Harrisonburg online employment application (https://www.harrisonburgva.gov/employment) with the documents stated above by 5:00pm EST on September 23, 2019 in order to be considered. An initial review of applications will begin the first week in September. Incomplete applications will not be accepted.
The City provides an excellent benefits package including health insurance, retirement (VRS & ICMA-RC), life insurance, paid leave and holidays. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, gender, sexual orientation, national origin, disability or veteran status. The City of Harrisonburg is an Equal Opportunity Employer.