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Title: Manager, Transit Planning
Company: Palm Tran
Location: Palm Beach County, Florida
Job Status: Full-time
Job ID: 126602
Starting Salary: $77,157.60 - $84,873.36 Annually

Palm Tran provides an excellent benefits package, including (but not limited to) medical, dental, vision, life insurance, tuition reimbursement, a defined pension plan, and accrual of vacation and sick leave.

Close Date: 11/30/2020

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This is a highly responsible professional and supervisory position planning and managing activities of the Planning Division of Palm Tran. An employee in a position allocated to this class is responsible for planning, managing, and coordinating the development of short and long-range public transportation plans, Federal and State grant development and applications, service planning, and the improvement and maintenance of bus stop infrastructure. The incumbent exercises considerable independent judgment and technical expertise in the development of effective recommendations for public transportation improvements. Supervision is exercised over a staff of professional and paraprofessional subordinates assisting in various phases of the public transportation planning process. General direction is received from the Director of Transit Planning.

Bachelor’s Degree; graduation from an accredited college or university with major course work in planning, transportation planning, or a closely related field; and five (5) years of progressively responsible professional and administrative experience in transportation/transit planning, including two (2) years of supervisory experience. Interested parties must submit an application package prior to the closing date.

Master’s degree in Planning or a closely related field; American Institute of Certified Planners (AICP) certification or Professional Transportation Planner (PTP); and experience in a public transit agency.

The Application package must include (at a minimum): Cover Letter, Resume and Application.

This is an AT-WILL POSITION. This posting is an announcement of a vacant position, it is not intended to replace the official job description. Job descriptions are available upon confirmation of an interview. PBC Risk Management Department driving history approval prior to appointment. All applicants receiving a conditional offer of employment will be subject to a thorough background investigation.

In accordance with Affirmative Action requirements of Sec. 503 of the Rehabilitation Act of 1973, as amended, and provisions of the Americans with Disabilities Act of 1990, the Authority provides reasonable accommodation. If you need reasonable accommodation for interviewing or employment, please notify Palm Tran's Human Resources Department.


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