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TRANSPORTATION DIRECTOR

Company: Park City Municipal Corporation
Location: Park City
Posted on: May 26, 2023

Job Description:

JOB SUMMARY: Transportation is one of Park City's Critical Community Priorities. The Transportation Director leads all efforts to implement a complex multi-modal transportation system that serves over 5 million users a year. Under the City Manager's guidance, the Director is accountable for the City's free public transit system, Parking, Traffic Operations, Transportation Planning, Capital Projects, Transportation Demand Management (TDM), and Intelligent Transportation System (ITS) divisions. These divisions comprise over 80 FTE's and $21M budget, and a mulit-million dollar capital budget. The Director is a leader focused on customer service and accountability and has experience coordinating multiple transportation disciplines at one time. Working directly with the Mayor and Council, professional staff, and myriad of local and regional stakeholders, the Director establishes strategic plans, regional cooperation, and secures necessary local, state, and federal funding to manage Park City's short- and long-term transportation initiatives. The Director manages the Transportation, Transit, and Parking Funds, including oversight of revenues, expenditures, and grants, as well as all labor related issues. ESSENTIAL DUTIES:

  • Directs and oversees critical transportation infrastructure and numerous capital improvement projects. Daily duties include strategic vision setting, budgeting, managing and reporting on projects and outcomes, and ensuring adequate staffing levels are met to provide service delivery.
  • Develops, implements, and manages strategic plans to support City Council goals including traffic mitigation, walkability, parking management, and a myriad of other transportation initiatives. Responsible for technical review of development proposals and land use review with transportation related impacts such as intersection improvements, pedestrian accessibility and safety, bus facilities, transit systems, and local and regional parking facilities.
  • Actively advocates and partners with various local, county, state and federal agencies and programs. Represents Park City on matters with significant political, economic and long-term ramifications. Demonstrates positive interactions with various agencies such as: Summit County, Wasatch County, Salt Lake City, Utah Transit Authority, UDOT, Mountainland Association of Governments, FTA Region 8, and FHA - Utah Division.
  • Represents Park City in various public meetings, interagency communications, media exchanges, and with the public. Demonstrates poise, compassion, and influence in challenging interactions.
  • Creates a safety culture within the transportation department through training, communication, proper use of personal protective equipment, and accident reviews.
  • Actively participates in meetings, special events, emergency operations and public events that have impacts on transit, parking and other transportation related activities.
  • Other duties as assigned or directed. EDUCATION AND/OR EXPERIENCE:Required:
    • Bachelor's degree from an accredited college or university in civil engineering, business, public administration, or a related field.
    • 8 years' experience working in Transportation, Transit, Law Enforcement, Military, Logistics, or Emergency Management fields.
    • 5 or more years of progressively responsible management experience.
    • Knowledge of Utah state and federal transportation legislation and 5 or more years of experience working with USDOT, FHWA and FTA, including Statewide Transportation Improvement Plans (STIP), grant writing and compliance.
    • Strong communication skills, both verbal and written.
    • Complex capital transportation projects and program experience.
    • Valid Utah driver's license or ability to obtain.
    • Ability to work week evenings, weekends, and holidays. Preferred:
      • Ability to communicate orally in basic Spanish.
      • Master's degree in civil engineering, business, public administration or related field.
      • Experience managing a transportation engineering or traffic management operation. Park City Municipal Corporation is an Equal Opportunity Employer Applications for current job postings are found on www.parkcity.org. Individuals requesting Veteran's preference will need to provide Human Resources with a copy of form DD214. To request an accommodation, please contact the city's ADA Manager at 435-615-5241. This job announcement is not an offer of employment or an employment contract. PI217011525

Keywords: Park City Municipal Corporation, Salt Lake City , TRANSPORTATION DIRECTOR, Executive , Park City, Utah

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