Overview

Salary: $85,000 – $120,000

Grant Transit Authority (GTA) is a Public Transportation Benefit Area located in Grant County, Washington, covering the entire county. GTA operates under the direction of a ten-member board of directors and with 42 employees who support and provide Fixed-Route, Paratransit/Demand Response and Vanpool services throughout Grant County. GTA’s 2022 budget was $6 million.

Responsibilities     

The General Manager will work under the Grant County Board of Directors to direct and oversee the efficient business and operations of the GTA system(s).

Requirements

A bachelor’s degree in transportation management, public administration and/or business administration or a closely related field, and 7 years of progressively responsible experience in the areas of public transportation, labor relations, budget preparation and administration, grant writing, marketing and public relations is required. Candidates must have 5 years of increasingly responsible supervisory experience in transit operations, preferably in a union environment. Any equivalent combination of education, training and relevant experience may be considered in lieu of a bachelor’s degree, per board discretion.

Additional Information         

For a complete position profile and to apply online, visit Prothman at https://www.prothman.com/ and click on “Open Recruitments”. For questions, call 206-368-0050. Grant Transit Authority is an EOE. First review of applications: February 5, 2023 (open until filled).