Transit Program Manager

Organization: Arizona Department of Transportation

Location: Phoenix, Ariz.

Deadline: June 14 at 11:55 p.m. local time

Salary: 50,000.00 – 75,000.00 Annually

Description: The Transit Program Manager is a top level position that determines and publicly advocates substantive program policy as required by the Federal Transit Administration and the State of Arizona. The incumbent will be responsible for all aspects of federal and state transit grant management.

Duties and Responsibilities:

  • Responsible for the administration and oversight of Federal Transit Administration (FTA) grant funds awarded to a number of transit systems (grantees) throughout the state
  • Ensure federal regulatory compliance; provide technical assistance and training in a variety of areas including procurement, financial management
  • Facilities development, safety, and civil rights compliance; data collection/analysis and reporting, project management, policy development, implementation and system planning

Qualifications: College or university degree in public administration, planning, economic, social sciences and/or related field; On the job experience of three to five years in public transit or transportation field.

Application Procedure: Please visit our website directly at: and under current opportunities you will search for req# 497341 to submit your resume.

This position requires possession of a valid Arizona Class D Driver License. Candidates for this position must complete page seven and sign the Driver Form on page eight of the State of Arizona Application for Employment at the time of interview, which will allow ADOT to obtain the candidate’s motor vehicle record (MVR). The most recent 39-month period shown on the MVR will be reviewed in accordance with A.A.C. R2-10-207.11 (H) and (I). The review must show an acceptable driving record prior to any offer of employment being made by ADOT. Employment is contingent upon an acceptable MVR.

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The Community Transportation Association of America (CTAA) and its members believe that mobility is a basic human right. From work and education to life-sustaining health care and human services programs to shopping and visiting with family and friends, mobility directly impacts quality of life.