If you're interested in the planning, organizing, and managing the overall operations and administrative support functions of the Commuter Services and Parking department in the Education -University industry, this could be the Project Manager job for you! In this leadership role, you are primarily responsible for providing innovative ideas and leadership in customer service through promoting and marketing activities, analysis, evaluation and development of multiple service access points for students, faculty, and staff. If you are a Project Manager who is deeply passionate about growing your career, this could be just what you're looking for. If you're looking for a job in the Los Angeles, California area, consider this long-term contract / temporary Project Management position.
- Promotes the availability and benefits of commuter options such as local and regional public transit.
-Serve as a liaison between the university and state, city, municipal, and other government transit entities.
-Directs and supervises the scheduling of labor and equipment to ensure the most economical utilization of resources based on service parameters
-Directs transportation team members to achieve objectives, develop and maintain a productive staff by hiring, training and performance management.
-Ensures employees receive necessary professional development including training on new systems, safety practices, and corresponding skills.
-Performs other duties, as assigned.
-Strong working knowledge of parking and transportation management that meets the needs of a diverse educational community.
-Ability to create and establish policies, procedures and practices that support the provision of remarkable service.
-Intermediate to advanced working knowledge of computers, as well as word-processing, spreadsheet, database and/or other software applications used by the department (e.g., Microsoft Office Suite, including MS Project, SharePoint, and Publisher), and internet research skills.
-Sufficient knowledge of basic supervisory principles and bookkeeping principles.
-Prior work in a higher education setting is preferred.
-Minimum of four to seven years of transportation experience at the manager level with people of diverse backgrounds and cultures.
-Prior project management experience from inception to execution for transportation and commuter initiatives is highly preferred.
-Sufficient demonstrated department leadership experience.
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