The Ventura County Transportation Commission (VCTC) is soliciting applications for the position of Program Manager – Regional Planning, Rail and TDA Programs. The incumbent, under general supervision of the Public Transit Director, plans, organizes, coordinates, and manages VCTC’s regional transit planning activities; the passenger rail operations program; administers the countywide Transportation Development Act (TDA); performs special rail projects; and does related work as required.
The position requires the ability to exercise independent judgement and discretion in formulating, managing, and overseeing programs, prepare written reports, analyze and effectively present and communicate technical data to a variety of audiences including other departments, VCTC’s elected Board, outside agencies and the general public. Strong communication skills both written and oral are essential in this position.
Duties may include, but are not limited to, the following:
The Ideal Candidate This position may be filled at any point of the salary range depending on candidate’s experience. Specific experience and education requirements are:
Any combination of experience and training that would provide the required knowledge, skills, and abilities would be qualifying. A typical way to obtain the knowledge, skills, and abilities would be:
Licenses and Certificates:
All licenses and certificates must be maintained as a condition of employment.
To apply for this excellent opportunity, candidates must submit an application through CalOpps.org. The deadline to apply for this position is 5:00 PM (PST), Friday, August 11, 2017. Candidates can access the application at https://www.calopps.org/ViewAgencyJob.cfm?ID=31812 and find out more information about VCTC at https://www.goventura.org/. Only those candidates that submit an application, cover letter, and resume will be reviewed. Cover letters should address experience and qualifications, your career goals, as well as your specific interest in this specific position. After the final filing date, applications, cover letters and resumes will be reviewed and the most qualified candidates will be invited for an interview. Please, contact Martin Erickson via email at firstname.lastname@example.org for any additional inquiries.