Transit Systems 2024-06-01 2024-07-01

Assistant General Manager

Merced, California

Job ID: 156471
Job Status: Full-time

About Transdev:
Based near Chicago, Transdev is North America's largest private-sector operator of multiple transit modes, including bus, rail, streetcar, paratransit, and shuttle services. Transdev is committed to being the trusted partner of cities and transit authorities through quality execution and innovations in mobility. Its parent company, Transdev Group, is a leading global operator and integrator of mobility operating in 17 countries and provides passengers every day the freedom to connect to what they care about in their cities.

About the Position
Become a part of our Transdev team as an Assistant General Manager in Merced, CA. This position assists the General Manager in supervising daily operations. The Assistant General Manager monitors employee performance, identifies safety issues, and addresses operational needs. We hire individuals who make safety and customer service their top priorities. We are looking for you if you have the drive, confidence, and determination to succeed! The salary range for this opportunity is $85,000 - $95,000.

  • Coordinate the dispatching, in-service monitoring, and turn-in activities of daily transit operations.
  • Work with the Maintenance Manager to ensure that vehicles dispatched are in proper working conditions.
  • Recommends and disciplines operations and personnel.
  • Assumes first-line supervision of location employees. Ensures company policies and procedures are followed.
  • Assists the General Manager in the day-to-day operational oversight of location operations, including Safety, Human Resources, and Finance
  • Ensures drivers are mentally and physically prepared for their day.
  • Coordinates daily transit operations' dispatching, in-service monitoring, and turn-in activities. 

  • 3-5 years as an Operations Manager or Assistant General Manager role.  
  • 5 years of experience in public transit.
  • Experience in both Paratransit and Fixed Route operation.
  • Must be a self-starter able to obtain successful results without supervision.
  • Must have good communication skills.
  • High school diploma or equivalent; bachelor’s degree preferred.
  • 2 years of transit supervisory or management experience preferred.

The above statements are intended to describe the general nature and level of work being performed by people assigned to this classification. They are not intended to be construed as an exhaustive list of all responsibilities, duties, and skills required of personnel so classified.

The physical demands described here are representative of those that must be met by an employee to perform the essential functions of this job successfully. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform essential functions upon request.

Transdev is an Equal Employment Opportunity (EEO) employer and welcomes all qualified applicants. Applicants will receive fair and impartial consideration without regard to race, sex, color, national origin, age, disability, veteran status, genetic data, gender identity, sexual orientation, religion or other legally protected status, or any other classification protected by federal, state, or local law.

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