Mgr Paratransit Contracts Mgmt
New York City Transit - Queens, NY

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Job Information

First date of posting: 02/12/13

Last date of posting: 03/05/13

Authority: TA / OA / MTA Bus

Location: 3300 Northern Blvd., Long Island City, Queens

Division/Unit: Paratransit

Reports To: Contracts Mgmt. Officer

Hours of Work: As Required


Salary Range (Grade): $67,000 - $105,900 (Grade F)


This position is accountable for assisting the Contracts Management Officer in the development, bill preparation, negotiation, management and control of the Paratransit Division's contracts. Ensure contractors meet service goals, and adhere to policies and procedures. Take corrective actions to resolve service problems and improve performance. Monitor all aspects of contractor operations including personnel hiring, dispatcher and operator training, DOT vehicle inspection, registration, maintenance and FTA Drug and Alcohol testing requirements. Ensure vehicle and operator availability for scheduled service. Manage accounts payable, procure goods/services, and interface with upper management. Analyze and prepare reports on the status of contracts in various stages of development, negotiation and award. Assist internal and external auditors in gathering data for audits. This position is an on-call 24/7 operation.

Education and Experience

1.Baccalaureate degree from an accredited college in Business or a related discipline; and
2.Eight (8) years of related experience, three (3) of which must have been in a managerial or supervisory capacity; or
3.A satisfactory equivalent of education and experience.

Desired Skills

-Excellent verbal, written, and interpersonal skills.
-Three (3) years experience directly managing, as a Project Manager, large dollar operating contracts for a municipal or other government agency
-PC skills including Word, Access, and Excel
-Knowledge of contracting, negotiating, and project management.
-Knowledge of the American's Disabilities Act.

Selection Method

Based on evaluation of education, skills, experience and interview.
All selected candidates will be subject to a full background investigation that includes employment and education. Discrepancies may lead to dismissal.

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Equal Employment Opportunity

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