Mobile GR and Parking Services (Mobile GR) is the consolidated transportation department for City of Grand Rapids – encompassing traffic safety, signals, signs, public parking and transportation policy and planning. Situated in one of the top 25 fastest growing cities in the U.S., Mobile GR is actively testing ways to improve multi-modal transportation to meet needs for equity, environment and quality of life. This includes pilots in active transportation, traffic calming, a recently passed Bicycle Action Plan, close coordination with the regional transit provider (The Rapid) and emerging Transportation Demand Management work. Come join our team of motivated public servants doing good work in a great midwestern City.This is advanced professional, administrative and operational management of activities within the Mobile GR & Parking Services Department. Work includes direct administrative support to the Department Director, management and supervision of the daily operations of the department office, budget coordination and development, contract management, supply procurement and management, and preparation of various documents, presentations, and reports, as assigned. Work is performed with considerable latitude for independent decision making under the managerial direction of the Mobile GR Director and is reviewed through conferences, reports and an analysis of results obtained.
Bachelor's degree in civil engineering, transportation engineering, public management, public administration or closely related field, master's degree desirable. Five (5) years of experience in a field related to transportation planning, transportation engineering and multimodal design or related management experience, including considerable supervisory experience; or any equivalent combination of training and experience.
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