Transit Systems 2019-03-10 2019-04-14

Supervisor - Bus & Rail Scheduling

Company: Metropolitan Atlanta Rapid Transit Authority View more listings
Location: Atlanta, Georgia
Job Status: Full-time
Job ID: 111621
Website: http://WWW.itsmarta.com

Department: Planning

SUMMARY
Oversees the scheduling for all fixed route bus and rail services for the Authority. Ensures that schedules are accurately created and maintained in a cost effective and efficient manner. Responsible for the production and maintenance of bus and rail printed service schedules. Produces operator run assignments for mark-ups and coordinates with Operations personnel to ensure successful transfer of information into Trapeze Teledriver system. Supervises, instructs and coaches Schedule Analysts. Stays abreast on latest technology, trends and procedures to ensure the Authority provides safe, reliable and innovative services to the meet the needs of a growing service area.

ESSENTIAL DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES

  • Oversees fixed bus and rail service scheduling for the Authority.

  • Reviews service schedules for accuracy and production.

  • Supervises and instructs staff on latest scheduling software and procedures.

  • Produces operator run assignments and coordinates with Operations personnel for successful uploads into Trapeze Teledriver system.

  • Coordinates network system functions with the Office of Information Technology.

  • Maintains pertinent information related to bus and rail vehicles, manpower requirements and scheduled miles and hours for the production of reports.

  • Produces and distributes manpower and vehicle requirements per mark-up (tri-annually) or as requested.

  • Attends public hearings and provides support for Service Planning & Scheduling Outreach.

  • Attends community or civic meetings as needed.


SUPERVISORY RESPONSIBILITIES
Schedule Analysts and Graphic Artist

SAFETY RESPONSIBILITIES
Take every reasonable precaution given the circumstances to ensure the protection of employees, patrons, and members of the public. Identify and inform employees of hazards in the workplace. Determines safe work methods and ensures that employees are notified of new and modified methods. Ensures that employees are trained on safety policies and procedures. Ensures that employees follow procedures. Responds to health and safety concerns of employees in a timely manner.

QUALIFICATIONS
To perform this job successfully, an individual must be able to perform each essential duty satisfactorily. The requirements listed below are representative of the knowledge, skill, and/or ability required. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.

EDUCATION and/or EXPERIENCE
Bachelor's degree in transit or urban planning, business administration or a related field and a minimum of five years of progressively responsible experience scheduling bus and/or rail service for urban transit operations. Two years of supervisory experience required. Knowledge of automated scheduling and run cutting systems required. In lieu of degree, directly related scheduling experience may be substituted on a year for year basis.

Please email resumes to: Jim Stephanopoulos, E-Mail: jstephanopoulos@itsmarta.com Phone: 404-848-4087

Transit Job Listing - Supervisor - Bus & Rail Scheduling