Regional Coordinated Area Transit System (RCATS) is a consolidated transportation system serving Randolph and Montgomery Counties in North Carolina. Public and human service agency transportation assistance are offered as curb-to-curb services for the general public as well as local contracted human service agencies.
The Transportation Director is responsible for grant administration, program development and planning, training, individual agency and system reporting, motor fleet management, and maintenance for the transportation system.
Essential duties and responsibilities: Manages the development, funding and operation of the transportation system. Responsibilities include the supervision of 38 plus employees, budget development, grant application development, continual operational and safety analysis, project implementation, communication and reporting compliance with external funding sources, community presentations and community engagement with diverse stakeholders to assess transportation needs.
Qualifications: A Bachelor's degree in transportation or human services or a related field from an accredited institution with considerable experience in administrative or supervisory work and demonstrated knowledge of the required duties of the position; or equivalent combination of related course work, experience and training. This is a high level position requiring strong leadership skills and excellent organizational and interpersonal skills. The successful candidate must be able to work effectively with a Board of Directors, community and public transportation managers, the business community and various citizen groups. The position requires a strong working knowledge of budgeting concepts, grant writing, and administrative management principles and practices.
Interested individuals should send a resume with cover letter to Human Resources, 347 W. Salisbury Street, Asheboro, NC 27203 or firstname.lastname@example.org.