The General Manager provides a proactive management approach and will have overall responsibility of Transdev’s location including the delivery of safe and reliable service, employee oversight, management of contract assets, risk management, client and customer satisfaction and financial performance. This position is for Hanford, CA.
This is for proposed business and all offers are contingent upon Transdev's award of the contract. Salary range is $100k - $130k based on experience.
Proven relationship builder with employees, the client, union partners, and the community
According to the contract, sets commercial and operational strategic direction for the business unit team and leads the management team and employee workforce to achieve corporate/property safety goals, service performance, and financial objectives
Responsible for identifying and developing business growth opportunities
Responsible for optimizing the return on assets deployed within the business to include vehicle scheduling, maintenance, and performance management
Responsible for identifying and analyzing KPIs to maintain positive results
Ensures services are provided within budget and action plans are developed and implemented to improve operational efficiencies
Responsible for determining and delivering business unit budget
Ensures compliance with state and federal regulation and compliance with Transdev corporate safety standards
Responsible for all staff management and development and training in liaison with the corporate team as appropriate
Ensures effective environmental compliance and sustainability management
Provides complete and accurate data collection, compilation, analysis, and reporting
Other duties as required
Completion of a four (4) year college degree in a relevant field is desirable, although relevant education obtained through alternative methods will be considered
Experience in Business Administration, Logistics, Transportation or related field or equivalent business experience preferred
Field and years of experience required:
Minimum of 3 years as a successful General Manager of a project of a similar size and scope in the public transit industry
Labor relations experience
Skills and Knowledge Required:
Knowledge of relevant federal and state employment laws
Thorough knowledge of 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 build solid and maintain strong working relationships with clients
Ability to manage cost control and financial budget
Working knowledge and proficiency with Microsoft Office Suite
Understanding of technology, apps, Wi-Fi, and understanding of transportation technology
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 union partners, including labor grievances, and negotiations
Travel requirement: <10%
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.
To view Transdev's purpose and how we make a difference, follow this link:https://youtu.be/ilO5cv0G4mQ
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.
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 USA-CA-Hanford
Posted Date 2 weeks ago (3/8/2023 2:48 PM)
Requisition ID 2023-25633
Position Category General Managers/Assistant General Managers/Operations Managers
Internal Reference 821
Company/Division Transdev Services