Program Manager – Engineer

Napa Valley Transportation Authority | NVTA
Napa, California
$138,546 to $179,316, plus an additional $20,000 sign on bonus.
May 25, 2022
Jun 24, 2022
Position Type
Manager / Leader
Contract Type
Organization Type

Napa Valley Transportation Authority | NVTA

Napa, California


Program Manager – Engineer

Annual salary range: $138,546 to $179,316, plus an additional $20,000 sign on bonus.

NVTA is an employer of choice; employees enjoy a highly competitive and comprehensive benefits and compensation package.

Application deadline: Thursday, June 16, 2022.


Napa Valley Transportation Authority (NVTA) is seeking a professional with engineering experience in transportation; excellent project management and technical abilities; Caltrans Local Assistance or comparable government agency knowledge; and public sector knowledge. To be successful in this position, the ability to analyze budgets and funding sources, problem-solve to resolve project related issues, and the ability to identify alternative solutions is essential. Strong oral and written communication skills, as well as customer service and collaboration skills to effectively interface with internal and external clients, including contractors, members of the public, as well as governing boards or councils is essential in this role.


Under administrative direction of the Executive Director, the Program Manager – Engineer will perform a full range of complex engineering work requiring the use of independent judgment and initiative in developing solutions to problems, interpreting general policies, and determining work assignments. The position may work with Caltrans, the Federal Transit Administration, Regional, County and Local partners to facilitate/expedite project delivery.


Napa Valley Transportation Authority (NVTA) serves as the Congestion Management Agency for Napa County, responsible for programming state and federal funds for local projects. A Joint Powers Authority, NVTA handles the county’s short- and long-term regional transportation planning, working closely with its local, regional, state, and federal partners to improve Napa County’s streets, highways, and bicycle and pedestrian facilities. NVTA also manages the Vine Transit system, which serves over 1 million passengers each year, providing local fixed-route service in Napa, door-to-door paratransit and community shuttles, and regional express bus service throughout the Valley to key transportation hubs like the San Francisco Bay Ferry Terminal in Vallejo, the El Cerrito del Norte BART station, and the Capital Corridor Amtrak at Fairfield/Suisun station.


To be considered for this exciting and rewarding career opportunity, please submit your résumé, and cover letter online:


For more information contact:


Debbie Gutman

CPS HR Consulting


To view an online brochure for this position visit:

Napa Valley Transportation Authority website:

The Napa Valley Transportation Authority is an equal opportunity employer.