Transit Systems 2017-09-22 2017-10-27

Sr. Scheduler

Company: Hampton Roads Transit View more listings
Location: Norfolk, Virginia
Job Status: Full-time
Job ID: 93458

Hampton Roads Transit is seeking a Senior Scheduler to manage the preparation of transit schedules and is responsible for the development and implementation of efficient and cost-effective bus and rail schedules. The Sr Scheduler is responsible for creating daily and weekly duties that conform and are in accordance with the Union Contract and ATU, Local 1177.

Essential Job Functions:
Supervises and coordinates work performed by scheduling staff; coordinates and prepares all scheduling functions for transit services including schedule development calculation of miles and hours, runcutting, rostering and posting, and all documentation; prepares the schedule analysis allocating miles and hours of service by TDCHR member city; evaluate schedules, conduct counts and recommend modifications; make run sheets to conform to the known amount of work and the time element in which the work must be performed; makes schedules conform with the number of runs to be made to equate with the amount of personnel or operators to be used on any given sign-up; ensures runs conform with the working contract between the local union at any given time, pertaining to daily, weekly and spread time hours and other specifications of the contract; develop schedules, time points, headways, driver’s time cards, running boards, direct transportation points and any other related activities prior to the instituting of new services or a change of existing service utilizing GIRO/HASTUS; makes comprehensive statistical analysis of complete or categorical operations of the system, broken down into platform, deadhead and layover times, miles per hour, revenue miles, deadhead miles; prepare master payroll utilizing HASTUS for accurate maintenance and daily reporting of operators’ pay time and daily miles on schedule analysis; and coordinate with the Planners on the implementation of new and revised service.

Knowledge, Abilities and Skills:
Must have the ability to work with a variety of people, as this position requires extensive interaction and coordination with staff members as well as but not limited to city officials, local businesses and customers. Must successfully demonstrate analytical, quantitative, verbal and written skills.

Software Knowledge:
Proficiency in using HASTUS, Adobe Reader and TransitMaster software applications.

Education and Experience:
Bachelor’s Degree in Planning, Transportation, Urban Studies, Engineering, or a related field. Previous work experience in Transportation or Planning required.

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