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*This position will have an on-call element and must be available on-call to support a 24/7 operation; this position may be required to work varying shifts including nights and weekends.*

Valley Metro exists to Connect Communities and Enhance Lives. We do this by planning, building, operating, and maintaining a safe, regional, multi-modal transportation system to residents of metro Phoenix. From regional bus, streetcar, light rail and paratransit service to alternative commuter solutions, Valley Metro’s mission since 2002 is to develop and operate a network of transit services that now covers 513 square miles! We have been named 2023 Best Workplaces for Commuters, 2023 Metro Phoenix WTS Chapter Innovative Solutions Project of the Year, and a 2023 Arizona Forward Environmental Excellence Awards Finalist.

The Assistant Manager, Rail Operations supports operational efficiency for our light rail system, design, and related operational technical elements. The Assistant Manager, Rail Operations will own and champion best-in-class rail transit activations, start-up operations, and integrated testing to ensure a safe and efficient rail system. A key element of success day-to-day will involve coordinating and monitoring work activities cross-functionally with Valley Metro staff, contractors, city partners and jurisdictions, and other impacted outside agencies in establishing best practices, policies, and procedures.


Minimum Qualifications & Requirements

High school diploma or G.E.D.
Five (5) years increasingly responsible light rail operations experience
Two (2) years of supervisory experience

Employment is contingent upon the results of a background check.

Valid Arizona Driver’s License

To learn more about this exciting opportunity, please go to Valley Metro’s career page.