Transdev General Manager-Proposed Business in Boise, Idaho
Transdev North America is the largest private sector operator of multiple modes of passenger transit in North America, providing bus, rail, paratransit, shuttle, sedan and taxi services. We manage over 200 transportation contracts for cities, transit authorities and airports, providing safe and sustainable mobility solutions. Our mission is to improve public transportation, to enhance quality of life and combat global warming.
The General Managerdirects the fixed route/paratransit operations of a location, and has operations and other departments reporting into this position on a daily basis.
This is for proposed business. All employment offers are contingent upon Transdev winning the proposal for business.
Size of Contract:
--> 18 Vehicles
--> 25 Employees
Size of budget:
Provides general guidance to department managers, which may include Operations, Customer Service/Call Center, Finance/Payroll, Human Resources, Maintenance
Provides strategic planning and direction to the operations, responsible for the budget, safety and risk
Manages contract compliance and client relationships
May involve labor relations, union procedures and negotiations depending on the specific location and contract
Develops and manages the operational budget
Assists the Corporate office with contract procurement, operational analysis, and price proposals
Investigates, makes and administers decisions up to and including terminations
Has overall responsibility for scheduling, performance evaluation, and staffing responsibilities for the management staff of the facility
Other duties as required.
Experience and Education Required
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; 25% in total for out of state travel to conferences, corporate headquarters
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.
For more information please visit our website at www.transdevna.com/careers
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.
EEO is the Law Poster: http://www1.eeoc.gov/employers/poster.cfm
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
Requisition ID 2017-6752
Job Locations US-ID-Boise
Posted Date 7/11/2017
Position Category General Managers/Assistant General Managers/Operations Managers
Internal Code #TNA
Internal Reference 902
Internal Code 3 Ind1
Company/Division Transdev Inc. (Corporate)