Transdev Assistant General Manager in DeKalb, Illinois
The Assistant General Manager supports the General Manager in directing the passenger transit operations of a fixed route location. This position is based in Dekalb, IL in supporting the Huskie Line. The Assistant General Manager is responsible for the day to day operations of the contract, facility and safety of personnel and passengers, customer service and managing the financials.
Day to Day Operations Management
Provides strategic planning and direction to the operations
Manages contract compliance
Has shared responsibility for scheduling, performance evaluation, and staffing responsibilities for the management staff of the facility
Other duties as required
Education, Licensing, and Certifications :
High School Diploma or GED required
Bachelor’s degree or equivalent in Business Administration, Logistics, Transportation or related field preferred.
5+7 years of supervisory or management level experience in the passenger transportation industry
Labor relations experience preferred
Skills and Knowledge Required:
Knowledge of relevant federal and state employment laws
Thorough knowledge of laws, ordinances and regulations underlying the transit operation
Thorough knowledge of the methods of operation of the transit system’s staff and operational departments
Ability to deal with state and local government
Ability to manage cost control and financial/budget experience handling multiple locations
Working knowledge and proficiency with Microsoft Word, Excel and PowerPoint programs
Strong written and oral communication skills; excellent presentation skills; ability to influence people at all levels of the organization
Ability to organize and perform work efficiently; strong attention to details
Ability to work effectively with labor; including labor grievances and negotiations
Travel requirement (as a percent): <5% travel between properties and for meetings and outside training
Must be able to work shifts or flexible work schedules as needed.
100% of work is accomplished indoors and in air conditioned or well ventilated facilities
Work is accomplished in an office or in a cubicle space equipped with a telephone and computer.
The employee is generally subjected to long periods spent sitting, typing, or looking at a computer screen.
Based near Chicago, Transdev is the largest private-sector operator of multiple modes of transit in North America, including bus, rail, streetcar, paratransit, and shuttle services. Transdev is committed to being the trusted partner of cities and transit authorities through quality execution and innovations in mobility. Its parent company, Transdev Group, is a leading global operator and integrator of mobility operating in 17 countries and provides passengers every day the freedom to connect to what they care about in their cities.www.transdevna.com
The above statements are intended to describe the general nature and level of work being performed by people assigned to this classification. They are not intended to be construed as an exhaustive list of all responsibilities, duties, and skills required of personnel so classified.
The physical demands described here are representative of those that must be met by an employee to successfully perform the essential functions of this job. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions upon request.
Transdev is an Equal Employment Opportunity (EEO) employer and welcomes all qualified applicants. Applicants will receive fair and impartial consideration without regard to race, sex, color, national origin, age, disability, veteran status, genetic data, gender identity, sexual orientation, religion or other legally protected status, or any other classification protected by federal, state, or local law.
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Drug free workplace
If based in the United States, applicants must be eligible to work in US without restrictions for any employer at any time; be able to pass a drug screen and background check.
Job Locations US-IL-DeKalb
Posted Date 3 weeks ago (12/31/2020 10:29 AM)
Requisition ID 2020-13762
Position Category Management & Above
Internal Reference 239
Company/Division Transdev Services
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