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Title: Track Maintenance Supervisor
Company: Sonoma-Marin Area Rail Transit (SMART)
Location: Petaluma, California
Job Status: Full-time
Job ID: 129954
Under direction of the Signals and Way Superintendent, the Track Maintenance Supervisor position is responsible for overseeing the day-to-day activities of SMART’s track operation within a rail transit environment. This is done by coordinating, supervising and evaluating the activities of subordinate track maintenance staff responsible for comprehensive inspection, repair, and maintenance of track and wayside equipment.

This Supervisory-level position will be responsible for the assignment of work including scheduled, non-scheduled, regulated, and emergency repairs. This position will provide hands on supervision of subordinate track maintenance staff. This position will be responsible for work activities on multiple shifts as well as weekends and holidays to ensure safe and efficient transportation to the public. This position is a working supervisor position and limited budgetary responsibility.

Minimum Qualifications:
  • Must possess a high school diploma, GED or recognized equivalent.

  • Minimum five years’ experience, with two years in a supervisory capacity, track maintenance or construction in a rail transit system environment.

  • Possession of a valid California’s drivers’ license (or ability to obtain one within 60 days of employment).

Other Qualifications:
  • Experience in supervision, track maintenance, warranty administration, and FRA inspection compliance.

  • Computerized maintenance management experience is highly desirable;

  • Successfully complete vendor training on railroad signals and communications equipment and maintenance procedures;

  • Must meet 49 CFR Part 213.7(a) requirements.

  • Successful completion of SMART Training program and post-training qualification period.

  • Possession of a Forklift Operator Certification (or ability to obtain one within 60 days of employment).

  • Satisfactory driving record as defined below:

    • No more than two moving violations and/or “at fault” accidents within the last 3 years;

    • No “at fault” in a fatal accident within the past 5 years;

    • No leaving the scene of an accident within the past 3 years;

    • No DUI’s or Reckless Driving codes within the last 7 years on the current DMV printout.

  • Must be able to successfully pass a pre-employment medical exam that uses the standards of the California Commercial Driver’s License.

  • Must be available for on-call responsibility 24 hours, 7 days per week for Track related problems.

Base hourly wage: $46.81 - $56.91 per hour.

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