$2,118 - $3,170 per week ($110,089 $165,134 estimated annual)
This position closes on Friday, July 27, 2018.
The San Mateo County Transit District is the administrative body for public transit and transportation programs in San Mateo County, California: SamTrans bus service, Redi-Wheels paratransit service, Caltrain commuter rail service and the managing agency for the San Mateo County Transportation Authority. The District transports approximately 32 million customers a year and is one of the nation’s top transit agencies. We look forward to continuing our leading role in meeting the transportation challenges of the future.
The San Mateo County Transit District seeks a Manager, Rail Operations Compliance to oversee the rail contract operators’ safety, performance, and regulatory compliance for the Peninsula Corridor Joint Powers Board (Caltrain).
The Manager of Rail Operations Compliance will develop and administer programs for contract operator, passenger and roadway worker safety. The Manager will develop and administer programs for rail operations on-time performance and service efficiency, as well as programs for rail operations regulatory compliance. S/he will also compile and coordinate safety, performance and compliance programs into a unified Contract Compliance Program (CCP) and a Contract Oversight Plan for Caltrain, monitor, audit and analyze the performance of the rail operating contractor, including regulatory and
contractual compliance, be responsible for the oversight and implementation of corrective action resulting from Caltrain internal audit process, advise Caltrain Operating Rules Committee and internal Technical Oversight Committee on compliance, develop and maintain the emergency preparedness plan, system safety program plan and rail operating contractor’s safety action plan, monitor the daily operations of the rail contract operator and tenant railroads on and around the Caltrain corridor to ensure compliance with Federal, State and contract requirements, participate in rulemaking proceedings and standards development, monitor and audit FRA/California Public Utilities Commission (CPUC) inspection reports and ensure corrective action is taken, plus oversee document control policy and procedures.
The ideal candidate will have a Bachelor’s degree in Business Administration, Transportation Planning, Operations Analysis or a related field with five years of full-time experience in transit operations, plus three years of supervisory experience. Knowledge of Federal Railroad Administration (FRA) regulations is desirable. Must have effective oral and written communications skills. Must be proficient with Microsoft Office Suite. Must be able to respond to service and operational emergencies on and around the active railroad 24/7 and in a variety of weather and road conditions. Must have a valid California driver license with safe driving record.
The San Mateo County Transit District (SamTrans) is an Affirmative Action/Equal Opportunity Employer.
About San Mateo County Transit District
The San Mateo County Transit District serves nearly 100,000 customers each weekday on its SamTrans buses, Redi-Wheel paratransit vehicles, Caltrain commuter rail cars and shuttles, as well as a robust capital program. The Transit District, which is in the heart of the San Francisco Bay Area, also is the managing agency for the San Mateo County Transportation Authority.