Overview

70,000/yr

Beaver County Transit Authority, has an opening for a Transit Operations Assistant Manager at our Expressway Travel Center in Aliquippa, PA.
As the county’s public transportation provider, BCTA provides fixed route and demand response services to the resident of the county, commuter service into downtown Pittsburgh, and also administers the Medical Assistance Transportation Program for the County of Beaver.

This position is responsible for assisting in ensuring a high-quality fixed route service and Bus Operator performance. This position requires an understanding of the overall functions and daily operations of the fixed route public transportation system including the service design, safety, dispatching and technologies used to monitor service quality.

Responsibilities

  1. Monitors Bus Operator performance for Fixed Route, Shared and Microtransit Services

    2. Maintains a thorough understanding of BCTA’s suite of technologies including automatic vehicle location, fare
    collection and interior and exterior camera functionality

    3. Maintains a thorough knowledge of the collective bargaining agreement

    4. Produces detailed reports to discern ridership trends and other indicators consistent with BCTA performance
    standards

    5. Participates in the development of Bus Operator bids

    6. Recommends route and stop changes

    7. Recommends changes to BCTA service policies

    8. Provides back-up capacity in the safety and dispatch functions

    9. Serves on BCTA’s Safety Committees (Accidents/Management)

    10. Obtains accident investigation certification training at the highest level

    11. On call for the operations department

Requirements

The ideal candidate is preferred to have a Bachelor’s Degree or Certification in Public Transit Planning & Management and a minimum of 5 years of transportation operations and/or safety experience with supervisory responsibilities.
CDL with no air brake restrictions and a P endorsement is required within 3 months of employment

Additional Information

Full time benefit package including PTO, 6 paid Holidays, free LTD and Life Ins after 6 months and SEP-IRA eligible after 3 years.
Salary : $70,000/year
Send resumes to Carolm@bcta.com