Executive Director/VP, Maintenance and Infrastructure – Long Beach Transit is currently seeking a dynamic, innovative and forward-thinking senior executive who directs all organizational management of staff and resources for maintenance, facilities and infrastructure, including serving as the lead authority on policies, procedures, and standard repair practices with responsibility for giving the proper strategic direction and implementing a high-quality vision within the department.
The ideal candidate will be proactive, well-organized and results-oriented with excellent personal leadership skills, proven ability to build, develop, motivate teams and set goals for employees to accomplish given tasks. They will also have the ability to create a climate in which people want to do their best; guide employees toward goal achievement through use of performance assessments have comprehensive knowledge of the principles and practices of fleet management and federal, state, and local laws and regulations relating to fleet management, transit operations, and maintenance. This position reports to the Deputy CEO.
Education – Bachelor’s degree in Engineering, Transportation Management, Planning, Public Administration, or a related discipline from an accredited university.
Other – A background in transportation with senior-level experience is preferred. Experience working within a union environment would be beneficial. Strong written and oral communication skills, time management, analytical and interpersonal skills, tact and diplomacy are integral to this position.
An Equal Opportunity Employer
Successful candidate must pass agency and Department of Transportation (DOT) physical, drug and alcohol test.
Long Beach Transit, 1963 E. Anaheim St., Long Beach, CA 90813
Candidates must be eligible to work in the United States. Long Beach Transit does not sponsor H-1B or other related work visas.
This job description is not intended to be a complete listing of all the job duties required of this position, but to provide information on the general scope of the position.