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Transit Specialist

Job Type: 
Town of Okotoks
Job Description : 

Located just 15 minutes south of Calgary, The Town of Okotoks is an inviting and vibrant town with an abundance of culture, history and mountain views being close to Kananaskis Country. We have scenic pathways, golf courses, culture and recreational facilities and many year round festivals and activities that we proudly host for our community. It is the perfect place to live, work and play!



We have an exciting new career opportunity for a team oriented individual who will be responsible for contract coordination and performance management of a new on-demand public transit service for the Town of Okotoks. Additionally, you will develop and monitor contract deliverables and ensure services and standards meet contractual requirements through on-site inspections, process audits and resolving concerns that may arise from the contract or customers.

We are looking for someone with a post secondary degree in a related field such as Project Management, Transportation Planning, Land Use Planning, Transit Network Planning or Business Administration, along with a minimum of 5 years related experience. The successful candidate will require strong knowledge and experience in the areas of equipment and vehicles used for transit services as well as Occupational Health & Safety regulations. Strong negotiation, communication and interpersonal kills are required, with the ability to build a solid relationships; interact positively and work confidently with staff at all levels and the public.

We are committed to a healthy, vibrant and sustainable community. Our employees are the cornerstone of our organization; working with us will provide you with the opportunity to work in an ever growing environment that offers competitive salary and a chance to work with a great team of dedicated individuals. This is a full-time permanent position working 37.5 hours a week. Our total compensation package also includes a comprehensive benefit package and participation in LAPP pension plan.

Closing Date: 
April 3, 2019
Application Return: 

Interested applicants are invited to apply online at www.okotoks.ca by April 3, 2019.

We thank all applicants for their interest; only those invited to an interview will be contacted.