Closing Date

Tuesday, October 30, 2018

Job Description

Located in southeastern Minnesota along the south fork of the Zumbro River, Rochester, Minnesota (est. pop. of 115,000+) is the third largest city in Minnesota featuring a progressive and inclusive community. Consistently recognized as one of the most livable cities in the United States, the City was ranked nationally as “Best Place to Live” by Livability.com in 2017. Rochester is home to the world-renowned Mayo Clinic and serves as host to 3 million visitors each year, many of them receiving care at the Mayo Clinic.


The Transit & Parking Manager is a supervisory, professional level position responsible for the overall administration and management of the Transit & Parking Division of the Public Works Department. Responsibilities include, but are not limited to: developing, soliciting, and evaluating service contracts for transit and parking; managing service contract delivery and maintaining parking facilities; leading, managing, and directing the work of assigned employees; and representing the Public Works Department in relationships with service providers, citizens and other agencies; and completing administrative functions in the development of policies, management of projects, preparation of budgets, and oversight of grant administration.


Minimum qualifications include a Bachelor’s degree in Urban Planning, Transportation Management, Engineering, Business Administration, or related field from an accredited college or university and four years of increasingly responsible professional experience working in public transit and/or parking including at least two years of supervisory experience. A valid driver’s license and is also required.

Additional Information

Starting salary range of $98,674 to $116,087, depending on qualifications with advancement to $145,111. An excellent benefits package is included.

Applications will be accepted until the vacancy is filled.