City of Santa Fe, New Mexico

Transit Director of Administration
Starting salary: $90,000 to $109,000 DOQ
Application deadline: Friday, April 28, 2023.

The City of Santa Fe is seeking a dynamic leader to serve as its Transit Director of Administration. This is a fantastic opportunity to work for “The City Different”, with its world famous art scene, legendary history and culture, gorgeous landscape, and countless experiences that prompted Conde Nast Traveler to rank Santa Fe number 6 in its list of best cities in the world.

Santa Fe is known for its vision to be a multimodal and accessible community. As part of the highly professional Public Works and City team, the Transit Director of Administration plays a critical role in realizing that vision. The Transit Director of Administration has primary responsibility for administration, funding, and data analysis of the system. The system includes complimentary paratransit services, on-demand, fixed route, special event shuttles, customer service, free passed for youth and veterans, medical transport and other transport services to the public.

The ideal candidate should have a Bachelor’s Degree in Business Administration, Public Administration, Marketing, Management, Engineering, Planning, Construction Management, or a related field. Ten years experience in operation and administration of a public transit system, including five years in an upper level position administering a transit operation. This could include fixed route, paratransit, maintenance or planning. Any combination of education from an accredited college or university in a related field and/or direct experience totaling 12 years (to include four years supervisory) may substitute for the required education and experience.

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For information about this position, please contact:

David Niemeyer
CPS HR Consulting
(916) 471-3366

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The City of Santa Fe is an equal opportunity employer.