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Title: Controller Supervisor
Company: Sonoma-Marin Area Rail Transit (SMART)
Location: Santa Rosa, California
Job Status: Full-time
Job ID: 90369
Sonoma-Marin Area Rail Transit (SMART) is a new commuter rail service located in the Northern San Francisco Bay Area.

The Controller Supervisor is responsible for overseeing service delivery and guaranteeing quality control in the provision of safe, reliable and efficient passenger train service to the public. This position supervises train operating crews.

Under direction of the Superintendent of Transportation, this position is responsible for railroad dispatch (both passenger and freight trains), train control, radio communications, field supervision, field customer service, field safety and accident investigation, supervisory and administrative duties, employee assessment, counseling and training.

This position may be required to operate a train in revenue service and therefore, the Controller-Supervisor must meet or exceed all requirements of an Engineer and Conductor, and must expect to perform any of the duties of a SMART Engineer or Conductor. As trainers and supervisors of Certified Locomotive Engineers (CLEs), Controller-Supervisors must also meet or exceed SMART's requirements for the status of Designated Supervisor of Locomotive Engineers (DSLE).

Minimum Qualifications:
  • Must be a current FRA Certified Locomotive Engineer and be able to perform any of the duties required of an Engineer.

  • Must possess a high school diploma, GED or recognized equivalent

  • Five (5) years (full-time equivalent) of verifiable work experience in a General Railroad System environment with at least two and one half (2.5) years as a certified Locomotive Engineer or Engineer-Conductor.

Base hourly wage: $43.06 - $52.34 per hour.

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