Organization: York County Community Action Corporation (YCCAC)
Location: Sanford, Maine
Deadline: July 31
Description: York County Community Action Corporation (YCCAC) seeks a Transportation Director. YCCAC is a nonprofit organization whose mission is to alleviate the effects of poverty, attack its underlying causes and to promote the dignity and self-sufficiency of the people of York County, Maine.
Duties and Responsibilities: YCCAC, a mission driven health, education and social service organization, is seeking a goal-oriented candidate to lead its Transportation Program. YCCAC operates a public transit system in partnership with the Maine Department of Transportation, funded through various federal, state and local sources. YCCAC’s Transportation Department employs nearly 20 year-round bus/van operators and an additional 15 during the summer season. YCCAC has a fleet of more than 40 vehicles (including seven wheelchair equipped vehicles) and coordinates a large network of volunteer drivers who use their personal vehicles to transport riders. The Transportation Director is responsible for managing a significant budget, which includes both public and private funds. The Transportation Director must manage the system in compliance with all applicable state and federal regulations. YCCAC is actively exploring new ventures that will respond to the increasing transit needs of the region. The Transportation Director works closely with public and private entities, including local governments, MDOT, FTA, CTAA, and the Maine Transit Association.
Qualifications: The successful candidate will have experience and familiarity with the technical needs of a transit system, proven leadership skill, and enthusiasm for growth while maintaining high quality standards. Applicants must have a bachelor’s degree in a relevant field and a minimum of five years’ successful experience as a manager in the public transportation field. Proven program development and budgeting skills, as well as demonstrated proficiency with technology, including Microsoft Office, are required. Applicants must possess strong human relation, communication and writing skills, and have an entrepreneurial spirit. Confidentiality is a requirement of this position. Must not have an active record on the System for Award Management (SAM) website.
Application Procedure: Visit www.yccac.org for an application and a complete job description. Cover letters, resumes and applications will be reviewed as received and will be accepted until July 31, 2021.
York County Community Action
6 Spruce Street, P.O. Box 72
Sanford, ME 04073
(207)324-5762 or 1-800-965-5762