Transit Systems 2023-01-12 2023-02-16

New Proposed Business - Durham, NC

National Express
Durham, North Carolina

Job ID: 147210
Job Status: Full-time

National Express Transit (NEXT) is a rapidly growing provider of transit, paratransit, and shuttle services for transit authorities, municipalities and other clients across the country. NEXT is the US-based public transportation division of UK-based National Express Group, providers of nearly one billion safe journeys each year. Learn more at https://www.nationalexpresstransit.com

We are currently interviewing for several new and exciting management opportunities for a proposed business opportunity in Durham, North Carolina.

Some of the opportunities include:

  • General Manager. The General Manager shall possess ten (10) years of progressively responsible experience in the transportation or logistics sector, of which four (4) years may be satisfied through attainment of a bachelor’s degree or higher in a related field. The ideal Offeror will: have worked in the transit sector with a range of supervisory roles in operations, maintenance, and/or business and administration; demonstrate excellence in customer service and employee relations; and demonstrate a management approach that is growth-oriented and forward-looking.

  • Assistant General Manager. The Assistant General Manager shall possess five(5) years of progressively responsible experience in the transportation or logistics sector, of which two (2) years may be satisfied through attainment of a bachelor’s degree or higher in a related field. The ideal candidate will have worked in the transit sector with a range of supervisory roles in operations, maintenance, and/or business and administration; demonstrate excellence in financial management; and demonstrate a management approach that is growth-oriented and forward-looking.

  • Operations Director. The Operations Director shall possess at least five (5) years of progressively responsible experience for operations in the transportation and logistics sector, of which two (2) years may be satisfied by an associate degree or other higher education or related training and certifications. The ideal candidate will have experience in Automated Vehicle Location (AVL)/ Computer Aided Dispatch (CAD), dispatch, and in-service field supervision; demonstrate analytical capabilities necessary to meet the service and performance requirements of this RFP; and have worked in an environment with employees represented by a collective bargaining agent.

  • Maintenance Director. The Maintenance Director shall possess at least five (5) years of progressively responsible experience for fleet and facilities management in the transportation and logistics sector, of which two (2) years may be satisfied by an RFP 23-xxxx: RFP for Transit Operation and Maintenance Services DRAFT FOR INDUSTRY REVIEW Page 26 associate degree or other higher education or related training and certification. The ideal candidate will demonstrate excellence in fleet maintenance with emphasis on preventative maintenance; experience in the commissioning of new transit vehicles; and experience in integrating electric buses into the transit fleet.

  • Director of Customer Engagement/Marketing. The Director of Customer Engagement/Marketing shall possess at least five (5) years of progressively responsible experience for customer service, customer engagement, marketing and communications. The ideal candidate will be an exceptional communicator and be able to establish credibility, lead by influence, and exercise strong customer service and engagement skills

If interested in one of the above management opportunities, please contact Rabika Hussain via email at rabika.hussain@nellc.com.

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Transit Job Listing - New Proposed Business - Durham, NC