Transit Systems 2020-05-13 2020-06-14

Chief of Planning, Strategy & Innovation

Company: North County Transit District View more listings
Location: Oceanside, California
Job Status: Full-time
Job ID: 121277

The North County Transit District is seeking applications for a Chief of Planning, Strategy & Innovation. Under the general direction of the Executive Director, the Chief of Planning, Strategy & Innovation will be a big picture transportation and land use thinker, tuned into international public transport systems and trends, with exemplary communication skills and a passion for building teams, and demonstrated subject matter expertise in transportation planning. This position will work with the executive management team and key stakeholders to develop the NCTD vision and execute it through a comprehensive workplan to deliver a first-class mobility network that enhances the quality of life for all who live, work and play in North County San Diego and the surrounding region.

The North County Transit District is the agency responsible for public transportation in North San Diego County, California. It was established in 1975 by California Senate Bill No. 802 to plan, construct, and operate public transit in North San Diego County.

Position Qualifications:

  • Bachelor’s Degree in Urban or Transportation Planning, Economics, or related area. Master’s Degree preferred.

  • 15 years’ prior similar experience at the executive level, including 7 years of supervisory experience. A combination of experience/skills and education to fulfill the requisite knowledge, skills and abilities for this position maybe considered.

Salary and Benefits
The salary range for this position is $135,153 - $223,002, depending on experience. An attractive benefit package is offered that includes CalPERS pension retirement, and full medical, dental and vision coverage.

For instructions on how to apply, please click here to see the recruitment brochure, or visit the searches tab at

Posting closes June 14, 2020.

Transit Job Listing - Chief of Planning, Strategy & Innovation