Join the Leadership Team of the Largest Public Transportation Authority
in North America
Vice President & Chief Facilities Officer (Buses)
Job Posting Number: 100030
New York City Transit (NYCT) Department of Buses along with MTA Bus Company is the largest bus agency in North America. NYC Transit Department of Buses combined with MTA Bus Company has over 18,000 employees and a fleet of 5,700 buses that transports millions of riders daily. Our goal is to provide our customers and employees with safe, reliable, and clean buses for service and ensuring all vehicle systems and facilities meet industry work standards.
NYCT Department of Buses, is seeking an experienced leader for Vice President & Chief Faculties Officer, to oversee and monitor the Buses facilities and equipment valued at an excess of $18 billion.
This role will develop and ensure the implementation of the Bus Operation Capital Facilities Plan including constructing new facilities and rehabilitating existing facilities. The VP will work closely with Capital Program Management, the Office of Management and Budget, Law, Office of Systems Safety, Security, MTA Real Estate and Development, MTAHQ, New York Power Authority, FDNY, Federal Transit Administration, state and city regulators to secure funding for capital investment and on-going maintenance and ensure compliance with laws and regulations. In addition, the executive will execute the NYS Governor’s executive orders and comply with MTA policies and procedures, while maintaining the integrity and reliability of fuel storage and dispensing systems that dispense over 47 million gallons of diesel fuel annually. Additional responsibilities include, but are not limited to, directing efforts to implement Enterprise Asset Management systems and procedures for Facilities Division; direct facility design and maintenance sustainability efforts including LEED construction; directing the day-to-day facilities maintenance functions and work with nine labor unions representing Facilities employees through collective bargaining agreements.
Education and Experience
A Baccalaureate’s degree from an accredited college in Engineering or a closely related
field and fifteen (15) years of satisfactory full-time related professional experience, and at least eight (8) years of which must have been in a managerial/ supervisory capacity; OR satisfactory equivalent of combined education and experience requirements.
Knowledge of engineering and architectural practices, constructions techniques and practices.
Knowledge of labor relations and experience participating in union negotiations.
In depth knowledge of transportation operations, equipment, and facilities.
Strong managerial skills.
Excellent written verbal and presentation skills.
Knowledge of NYCT rules and regulations.
MTA NYC Transit offers a competitive compensation and a robust benefits package that includes, but is not limited to the following:
Medical, dental, vision and prescription coverage
Flexible Spending Accounts
Paid vacation, holidays and leave programs
New York’s 529 College Saving Plan
Municipal Credit Union
NYC Transportation pass
To view the full position description and to apply visit https://new.mta.info/careers, click on “See all open MTA positions” and search for Vice President & Chief Facilities Officer (Buses) or job ID 100030.
MTA and its subsidiary and affiliated agencies are Equal Opportunity Employers, including with respect to veteran status and individuals with disabilities. The MTA encourages qualified applicants from diverse backgrounds, experiences, and abilities, including military service members, to apply.