For more information on any employment opportunity, please
contact the Potomac and Rappahannock Transportation Commission by mail at 14700
Potomac Mills Road, Woodbridge, VA 22192, call (703) 583-7782 or e-mail
us at Employment@OmniRide.com. In addition to employment opportunities at PRTC, this page also lists open positions at other area transportation agencies.
Capital Projects Manager
PRTC is seeking a Project Manager for capital projects. This position involves overseeing various transit projects, including the PRTC Bus Shelter Program and assisting with the oversight of the design and construction of a new bus maintenance facility. This position will also participate in the regional MPO planning process, liaison with various boards, commissions and member jurisdictions. Minimum qualifications require graduation from an accredited four-year college or university with a related degree, work experience managing transit capital projects, strong written and oral communication skills, and computer proficiency with word processing and spreadsheets. Ability to read construction documents a plus, as well as, experience with AutoCAD and urban or transportation planning. Hiring salary from $63,156 to $83,977, based upon experience. Position is subject to a background check and fingerprinting. Submit resume and cover to PRTC, c/o Marsha Reid, 14700 Potomac Mills Road, Woodbridge, VA 22192 or email@example.com or fax to Marsha Reid at 703-583-1577. Position open until filled. EEO
Technology Support Specialist
PRTC is seeking a qualified applicant to fill its Technology Support Specialist position. The person hired for this position will report directly to the Manager of Information Technology, and will use his/her technical knowledge to provide support to PRTC staff for data, voice, hardware, and software support to perform the work of the organization. Responsibilities also include: managing and recording inventory of personal computers, printers, servers and related equipment; serve as primary helpdesk support for troubleshooting, maintenance, and installation of customer applications and computer equipment; responding to calls for repairs, relocation, and installation and removal of hardware and software. Position requires independent judgment and skills to assist the end users, consulting as necessary with the Manager of Information Technology on questionable situations. Position must also be available for "on-call evening and weekend" duty on a rotating schedule. Background in applications related to the IT Transportation field a major plus. Hiring salary is $46,592 and to $61,968, based upon experience. Excellent benefits and retirement plan. New hires are subject to background check and fingerprinting. EOE. Forward resumes to firstname.lastname@example.org
Transit Operations Planner II
PRTC seeks a creative, motivated, talented individual with bus operations planning experience. This position performs tasks necessary to plan and implement new transit services, evaluate and modify existing operations, report to internal and external customers and assist with transit service oversight. Candidates will have specific knowledge of the methods and practices of bus service operations planning; strong analytical and organizational abilities and written/oral communication skills; and proficiency with word processing and spreadsheet programs. Knowledge of database, Geographic Information Systems, run-cutting, and local geography is highly desirable. Requires any combination of education and experience equivalent to a Bachelor’s Degree in related field and three years directly related experience in the public transit industry. Starting salary range: $60,034.42 to $79,845.77 with excellent benefits. Send resume, cover letter, and work sample to M. Reid, PRTC, 14700 Potomac Mills Rd., Woodbridge, VA 22192; email@example.com; fax: 703-583-1377. Position open until filled. Applicant subject to background check and fingerprinting. EOE
PRTC is an Equal Opportunity Employer.
Program Planning Manager
The Virginia Railway Express is in need of an experienced Program Planning Manager to perform professional and technical work on a broad scope and complex level assisting in the development, coordination, administration, and implementation of VRE services and capital improvements. For a complete overview, please see the Job Description posted at www.vre.org. A Bachelor’s Degree in Urban Planning, Transportation Planning, Geography, Civil Engineering, or a closely related field and at least seven years of progressively responsible professional planning experience is required; or a Master’s Degree in a planning field appropriate to the position and at least four years of progressively responsible professional planner experience. Great benefits. Projected salary hiring range: $74,000 – $115,000, depending upon prior experience and education.
VRE is an Equal Opportunity Employer. Background checks are performed on all new employees. No inquiring phone calls will be accepted in response to this ad. Qualified candidates interested in applying should submit by e-mail or mail a professional styled cover letter, resume, salary history and three confidential references (to include their address, phone & e-mail) by close of business September 3, 2014 to:
1500 King St. Suite 202
Alexandria, VA 22314
The Virginia Railway Express is in need of an experienced Project Manager to direct railroad design and construction projects from start to finish. This position will function as the owner’s representative overseeing contractors performing various infrastructure improvements to main line tracks, signals, passenger stations, yards, and other supporting facilities. Work experience in a rail operating environment is highly desired. A Bachelor’s Degree in Civil engineering or related curriculum is required along with ten years of design and/or construction experience, at least two of which have been in a supervisory or project lead capacity. Applicant must also possess one of the following: PE license, certification as a Project Management Professional, or fifteen plus years of design and/or construction experience with at least five of which have been in a supervisory or project lead capacity. Great benefits. Projected salary range: $79,000-$131,500, depending upon prior experience and education.
VRE is an Equal Opportunity Employer. Background checks are performed on all new employees. Job description is available at www.vre.org. No inquiring phone calls will be accepted in response to this ad. Position will remain open until filled. Qualified candidates interested in applying should submit by e-mail or mail a professional styled cover letter, resume, salary history and three confidential references (including their address, phone & e-mail) to:
1500 King St. Suite 202
Alexandria, VA 22314
VRE is an Equal Opportunity Employer.
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