Director, Systemwide Planning and Policy
$2,867 – $4,300 per week ($149,062 – $223,592 estimated annual)
This position has an application deadline of Friday, October 25, 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 Director, Systemwide Planning and Policy, will report to the Deputy Chief, Caltrain Planning and will be responsible for the development of long-range and systemwide planning initiatives that will guide the Peninsula Corridor Joint Powers Board’s (Caltrain) investments and support key railroad policy decisions. Additionally, the Director, Systemwide Planning and Policy, will be responsible for overseeing and participating in multi-agency planning activities related to the development of major rail stations, lead engagement with the California High Speed Rail Authority and other regional rail and transit partners and projects, and participate in local jurisdiction projects and plans on to the railroad. The Director, System Planning and Policy will also be responsible for interfacing with other areas of the Caltrain Planning Department and provide support for capital project, operations, and network planning activities.
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Sufficient education, training and experience to demonstrate the knowledge and ability to successfully perform the essential functions of the position. Development of the required knowledge and abilities is typically obtained through but not limited to:
To apply for this position, please visit our website at http://www.smctd.com/jobs.html, and follow the related application instructions.
The San Mateo County Transit District (SamTrans) is an Affirmative Action/Equal Opportunity Employer.