Under administrative direction, plans, directs and manages the staff and of El Dorado Transit’s transit operations functions; areas of responsibility include passenger service operations, maintenance, dispatch, safety and customer service; assumes responsibility for ensuring that driver staff are trained, and that vehicles are properly maintained to ensure the highest level of safety for the public and staff; performs the most difficult and sensitive analytical work in the assigned functional areas; and performs related duties as assigned.


This is a management classification responsible for El Dorado Transit’s passenger services operations, maintenance, dispatch, safety and customer service functions, and for ensuring that the services provided comply with established and mandated service standards and requirements with particular emphasis on the highest level of safety provided to the public and staff. The incumbent serves as a resource to the Executive Director and other managers in the short and long-term planning, development and administration of operational policies, procedures and services; performance of the work requires an extensive professional background, as well as skill in coordinating transit operations with those of other El Dorado Transit departments and public agencies.


Any combination of training and experience that would provide the required knowledge, skills, and abilities is qualifying. A typical way to obtain the required qualifications would be:

Equivalent to a bachelor’s degree from an accredited four-year college or university with major coursework in transportation management or logistics, business administration, public administration or a related field, and six (6) years’ increasingly responsible professional transit program experience, including two (2) years in a management capacity.

Additional Information

Filing deadline is Friday, October 13, 2023, at 4:00 p.m. To apply for this position please submit resume, cover letter and supplemental questionnaire to El Dorado Transit, 6565 Commerce Way, Diamond Springs, CA 95619 or mharris@eldoradotransit.com. It is the responsibility of the applicant to ensure delivery of the completed application packet by the filing deadline. Please visit our website for a copy required supplemental questionnaire.