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Thank you for your interest in employment with Palm Tran. We can accept your application only for those positions that are advertised below.

You may submit an application via one of the following methods:
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Palm Tran Human Resources
3201 Electronics Way
West Palm Beach, FL 33407

Note: Human Resources will notify you by phone, 4-6 weeks after the posted closing date, only if you have been selected for an exam or interview. If you have not been notified, it is safe to assume you were not selected this time and will need to reapply at a future posting.

Open Positions

Open date: 05-11-2018        Close Date: 06-01-2018
Position:Marketing & Public Relations Student Intern
Salary:$10.00 per hour
Department:Support Services/Marketing
Location:3201 Electronics Way, West Palm Beach, Florida
Hours:Scheduled work days and 19 hours per week for approximately a one-year duration
Other:To be considered for this position, you must be currently enrolled in a state licensed college or university, be at least 18 years of age, and must demonstrate student status for the duration of the appointment. Please submit resume and cover letter by 5:00 PM on the closing date to agoebel@pbcgov.org. In addition to submitting a resume and cover letter, applicant must also provide documentation of current student status. Documentation MUST consist of one of the following: • Copy of paid class registration for current 90 days • Copy of student identification card with photo and date covering last 90 days • Copy of grades from last 90 days. Resumes without documentation of student status will not be considered. NOTE: Applications or resumes received after the closing date will not be considered.

JOB DESCRIPTION:
Work involves active participation in multiple marketing and communication campaigns to maximize departmental program efforts which includes various special projects/events and assisting with the development of outreach tools to educate the public on the programs that Palm Tran offers. Work may include assisting with the design of brochures, posters, advertisements and signs in line with Palm Tran's mission. In addition, work may involve researching, writing and editing a variety of publications, reports or newsletters. Must be highly organized, motivated and possess strong attention-to-detail skills. Ability to communicate effectively, both orally and in writing. Some knowledge of writing, editing, and graphic design experience preferred.

QUALIFICATIONS:
High school diploma or equivalent recognized certification (GED). Intern must be currently enrolled in a accredited four (4) year college or university with major course work in marketing, communications, journalism or public relations program. Basic computer knowledge.

PREFERENCES:
N/A

In accordance with Affirmative Action requirements of Sec. 503 of the Rehabilitation Act of 1973, as amended, and provisions of the Americans with Disabilities Act of 1990, the Authority provides reasonable accommodation. If you need reasonable accommodation for interviewing or employment, please notify Palm Tran's Human Resources Department.

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Open date: 05-10-2018        Close Date: Open Until Filled
Position:FISCAL MANAGER II
Salary:$77,151 – $126,461
Department:Administrative Services/Finance
Location:345 Congress Avenue, Delray Beach, Florida
Hours:8:00 A.M. To 5:00 P.M., Monday – Friday. Evenings and weekends as required/necessary
Other:Palm Tran provides an excellent benefits package, including medical, dental and life insurance as well as vacation and sick leave, tuition reimbursement and a defined benefit pension plan. This is an AT-WILL POSITION. This posting is an announcement of a vacant position, it is not intended to replace the official job description. Job descriptions are available upon confirmation of an interview. PBC Risk Management Department driving history approval prior to appointment. All applicants receiving a conditional offer of employment will be subject to a thorough background investigation

JOB DESCRIPTION:
Palm Tran, is searching for a Fiscal Manager to manage the activities of its Finance Section within the Administrative Division. This position is responsible for overseeing the activities of the section including revenue management, grant management, budgeting, payroll and procurement for accurate and timely distribution of financial reports. Provides insightful analyses & commentary facilitating the planning, budgeting & forecasting processes. Prepares complex financial reports and analysis. Assists others with understanding complex reports, which requires excellent communication skills. This position has supervisory responsibility for support staff including fiscal specialist and financial analyst positions

QUALIFICATIONS:
Graduation from an accredited college or university with major course work in Accounting; a minimum of five (5) years progressively responsible experience in financial management, including considerable experience in general management including supervisory work; Professional Certification or MBA/MPA is preferred and may be substituted for one (1) year of experience. Valid driver's license.

PREFERENCES:
PREFERENCE: Knowledge of Transit Finance: Professional Certification and/or MBA/MPA; Experience using Advantage Financial System, Proficiency with Microsoft Office, SharePoint and Crystal Reports programs (must specify on application); Experience using BRASS budget development system

In accordance with Affirmative Action requirements of Sec. 503 of the Rehabilitation Act of 1973, as amended, and provisions of the Americans with Disabilities Act of 1990, the Authority provides reasonable accommodation. If you need reasonable accommodation for interviewing or employment, please notify Palm Tran's Human Resources Department.

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Open date: 05-10-2018        Close Date: Open Until Filled
Position:TRAINING AND TECHNICAL SPECIALIST
Salary:$64,734 – $105,896
Department:Human Resources/Organizational Development
Location:3201 Electronics Way, West Palm Beach, FL 33407
Hours:8:00 A.M. To 5:00 P.M., Monday – Friday/Evenings & weekends as required/necessary
Other:Palm Tran provides an excellent benefits package, including medical, dental and life insurance as well as vacation and sick leave, tuition reimbursement and a defined benefit pension plan. This is an AT-WILL POSITION. This posting is an announcement of a vacant position, it is not intended to replace the official job description. Job descriptions are available upon confirmation of an interview. PBC Risk Management Department driving history approval prior to appointment. All applicants receiving a conditional offer of employment will be subject to a thorough background investigation.

JOB DESCRIPTION:
Palm Tran is looking for an individual with excellent organizational skills and the willingness to take the initiative in a fast paced environment. Highly responsible position, which exercises an intense degree of independent judgment, initiative in planning, developing, and implementing training within the Maintenance Department. Work includes analyzing and develop training program, select training resource methods, design, plan and administer maintenance educational training program. Works closely with Organizational Development Section to coordinate training information.

QUALIFICATIONS:
Graduation from an accredited two (2) year college or university with major coursework in, Education, Industrial Technology or related field and two (2) years of transit based maintenance experience and two (2) years instructional training experience or an equivalent combination of education and experience. Valid CDL Class B with Passenger endorsement or CDL Learners permit. NOTE: Selected applicant/s must possess Class B license with passenger “P’ endorsement prior to job offer.

PREFERENCES:
Previous supervisory experience. Previous mechanic experience. Knowledge of Microsoft Word, Excel and Maintenance Software.

In accordance with Affirmative Action requirements of Sec. 503 of the Rehabilitation Act of 1973, as amended, and provisions of the Americans with Disabilities Act of 1990, the Authority provides reasonable accommodation. If you need reasonable accommodation for interviewing or employment, please notify Palm Tran's Human Resources Department.

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Open date: 04-30-2018        Close Date: Open Until Filled
Position:Director of Transit Planning
Salary:$89,225 - $161,276
Department:Executive
Location:3201 Electronics Way, West Palm Beach, FL 33407
Hours:8:00 A.M. To 5:00 P.M., M – F Evenings & weekends as necessary
Other:Palm Tran provides an excellent benefits package, including medical, dental and life insurance as well as vacation and sick leave, tuition reimbursement and a defined benefit pension plan.This is an AT-WILL POSITION. This position is covered under a Labor Management Agreement. This posting is an announcement of a vacant position, it is not intended to replace the official job description. Job descriptions are available upon confirmation of an interview. PBC Risk Management Department driving history approval prior to appointment. All applicants receiving a conditional offer of employment will be subject to a thorough background investigation. Please visit Palm Tran's website www.palmtran.org for more information and to submit an application and resume by closing date.

JOB DESCRIPTION:
This is a highly responsible senior executive position which reports directly to the Executive Director. This executive organizes, directs, coordinates and oversees, the activities of Palm Tran's Planning Division including; scheduling, bus stops and shelters, strategic planning, grants programming, and research and analysis. Under the general direction of the Executive Director, the Director is responsible for carrying out long and short range transportation system planning initiatives and funding support. Focuses on strategic plan implementation that supports a comprehensive approach to meeting the transportation needs of the county; oversees the development of transportation system plans, transit route planning, evaluating proposed service adjustments, and coordinating with key agencies. Work will include representing Palm Tran at Public hearings and meetings, advisory boards and committees, other governmental agencies, and the public. Work is performed under the general direction o

QUALIFICATIONS:
Graduation from an accredited college or university with a Bachelor’s degree in transportation, Urban Planning, Engineering, Business or Public Administration or closely related field and eight (8) years of progressively responsible professional experience in transit planning to include five (5) years in a senior management capacity. Must possess and maintain a valid Driver's License.

PREFERENCES:
Master’s Degree in Business or Public Administration or similar field; experience in grants management, and American Institution of Certified Planners (AICP) certification are preferred.

In accordance with Affirmative Action requirements of Sec. 503 of the Rehabilitation Act of 1973, as amended, and provisions of the Americans with Disabilities Act of 1990, the Authority provides reasonable accommodation. If you need reasonable accommodation for interviewing or employment, please notify Palm Tran's Human Resources Department.

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Open date: 04-30-2018        Close Date: Open Until Filled
Position:Maintenance Supervisor
Salary:$26.014 to start
Department:Operations/Maintenance
Location:TBD North(WPB), South(Delray), or West(Belle Glade)
Hours:TBD
Other:40 Hours per week/Schedule is to be determined. Candidate must be able to work varied/flexible schedule including evenings, weekends and holidays. Safety-sensitive position. Pre-employment physical and drug test required. Must pass related exam.Palm Tran provides an excellent benefits package, including medical, dental and life insurance as well as vacation and sick leave, tuition reimbursement and a defined benefit pension plan. This position is covered under a Labor Management Agreement. This posting is an announcement of a vacant position, it is not intended to replace the official job description. Job descriptions are available upon confirmation of an interview. PBC Risk Management Department driving history approval prior to appointment. All applicants receiving a conditional offer of employment will be subject to a thorough background investigation.

JOB DESCRIPTION:
This is supervisory level work over classifications engaged in the maintenance, repair and modification of a wide variety of automotive and maintenance equipment, as well as classes engaged in skilled machining, welding, and metal working, and stock inventory and special parts planning and delivery. Employee in this position assign the work of skilled mechanic, utility persons and cleaners, and provide technical instruction and assistance as required. Work involves acting as mechanic supervisor and service line supervisor in planning and scheduling the activities of mechanics and maintenance personnel during an assigned shift. Incumbents are expected to exercise considerable latitude and independent judgment in the day-to-day conduct of work, often over multiple shifts or work sites.

QUALIFICATIONS:
High school diploma or equivalent certification (GED). Valid CDL Class B with Passenger endorsement or CDL Learners permit (must include copy of driver’s license and/or permit and related certifications with application); five (5) years’ experience as a mechanic in the maintenance and repair of heavy-duty vehicles and equipment and two (2) years supervisory experience supervising ten (10) or more employees preferably in the heavy duty maintenance field; or an equivalent combination of education and experience sufficient to carry out the duties of the position. Must possess and maintain a Valid Commercial Driver's License (CDL).

PREFERENCES:
Experience in Mass Transit maintenance, knowledge of Microsoft Excel, Word and Maintenance related software is preferred.

In accordance with Affirmative Action requirements of Sec. 503 of the Rehabilitation Act of 1973, as amended, and provisions of the Americans with Disabilities Act of 1990, the Authority provides reasonable accommodation. If you need reasonable accommodation for interviewing or employment, please notify Palm Tran's Human Resources Department.

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Open date: 04-30-2018        Close Date: Open Until Filled
Position:Utility Worker
Salary:$16.57per hour
Department:Operations/Maintenance
Location:TBD (West Palm Beach, Delray Beach or Belle Glade)
Hours:TBD
Other:Safety-sensitive position. Pre-employment physical and drug test required. Must pass related exam. Palm Tran provides an excellent benefits package, including medical, dental and life insurance as well as vacation and sick leave, tuition reimbursement and a defined benefit pension plan. This position is covered under a Labor Management Agreement. This posting is an announcement of a vacant position, it is not intended to replace the official job description. Job descriptions are available upon confirmation of an interview. PBC Risk Management Department driving history approval prior to appointment. All applicants receiving a conditional offer of employment will be subject to a thorough background investigation.

JOB DESCRIPTION:
Palm Tran, Inc. is looking for a utility worker; this employee must be able to satisfactorily perform any type of service labor such as, but not limited to, hoisting, gassing, lubricating, and cleaning such vehicles, equipment, or units thereof as may be assigned by employer for service, including the maintenance of building and grounds. Incumbents in this entry-level job classification clean and service Palm Tran coaches, vehicles and related service areas; incumbents in this classification do not supervise others, but may provide direction to new employees on task and function. ENVIRONMENTAL/ATMOSPHERIC CONDITIONS: Exposure to extreme noise when interfacing within the shop. Decibel range of 85+ duration on an occasional level. Exposure to fumes/orders and chemical hazards when out in the field or shop. Subject to all weather conditions.

QUALIFICATIONS:
Graduation from high school or an equivalent recognized certification and six (6) months of related work experience in a position successfully performing janitorial and/or industrial cleaning duties or a position responsible for the cleaning, maintenance and/or servicing of a variety of vehicles. Must possess and maintain a CDL License (Class B) with Passenger (P) endorsement. Ability to lift 50 lbs.

PREFERENCES:
Transit bus or heavy equipment driving or mechanical experience is preferred.

In accordance with Affirmative Action requirements of Sec. 503 of the Rehabilitation Act of 1973, as amended, and provisions of the Americans with Disabilities Act of 1990, the Authority provides reasonable accommodation. If you need reasonable accommodation for interviewing or employment, please notify Palm Tran's Human Resources Department.

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Open date: 03-21-2018        Close Date: Open Until Filled
Position:Safety & Training Officer
Salary:$55,731.52 to $61,304 Annually, negotiable depending on qualifications; maximum $91,345.28
Department:Safety & Training/Operations
Location:345 Congress Avenue, Delray Beach, Florida
Hours:8:00 A.M. To 5:00 P.M., Monday – Friday/Evenings and weekends as required/necessary
Other:Palm Tran provides an excellent benefits package, including medical, dental and life insurance as well as vacation and sick leave, tuition reimbursement and a defined benefit pension plan. This is an AT-WILL POSITION. This posting is an announcement of a vacant position. It is not intended to replace the official job description. Job descriptions are available upon confirmation of an interview. PBC Risk Management Department driving history approval prior to appointment. All applicants receiving a conditional offer of employment will be subject to a thorough background investigation.

JOB DESCRIPTION:
This is specialized professional, supervisory work overseeing the activities of Palm Tran's safety & training program. An employee allocated to this class works closely with the Director of Operations and the Senior Manager of Safety, Compliance and Training. This position is responsible for ensuring compliance with Palm Tran’s safety programs including, this is accomplished by developing and implementing safety programs; planning, developing, implementing and facilitating training; conducting investigations, inspections and audits; providing safety oversight; and reporting writing and review for both Fixed Route and Maintenance sections. Work involves interacting with all levels of employees, County and outside attorneys. Work is performed under the general direction of senior management and is reviewed through conferences, reports, evaluation of work and result obtained.

QUALIFICATIONS:
Graduation from an accredited college or university with a Bachelor’s degree in Safety, Transportation, or related field and three (3) years of progressively responsible experience in transit safety or transportation operations; or an equivalent combination of education and experience sufficient to carry out the duties of the position. Completion of Bus Operator train the trainer course and accident investigation course. Must possess and maintain or have the ability to obtain within 90 days of hire, a valid Florida Commercial Driver's License (CDL) with passenger endorsement.

PREFERENCES:
Master’s Degree in Business or Public Administration or similar field; State of Florida certified CDL Third-Party Examiner, experience in vehicle accident investigations, advanced PC skills, supervisory experience is preferred.

In accordance with Affirmative Action requirements of Sec. 503 of the Rehabilitation Act of 1973, as amended, and provisions of the Americans with Disabilities Act of 1990, the Authority provides reasonable accommodation. If you need reasonable accommodation for interviewing or employment, please notify Palm Tran's Human Resources Department.

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Open date: 03-20-2018        Close Date: Open Until Filled
Position:ADMINISTRATIVE SECRETARY III
Salary:$42,721.12 Annually, negotiable depending on qualifications
Department:Administration
Location:3201 Electronics Way, West Palm Beach, FL 33407
Hours:8:00 A.M. To 5:00 P.M., Monday – Friday
Other:Palm Tran provides an excellent benefits package, including medical, dental and life insurance as well as vacation and sick leave, tuition reimbursement and a defined benefit pension plan. This is an AT-WILL POSITION. This posting is an announcement of a vacant position, it is not intended to replace the official job description. Job descriptions are available upon confirmation of an interview. PBC Risk Management Department driving history approval prior to appointment. All applicants receiving a conditional offer of employment will be subject to a thorough background investigation

JOB DESCRIPTION:
Palm Tran, Inc. is seeking a qualified Administrative Secretary III with excellent organizational and communications skills and a willingness to take initiative in a fast-paced Executive office; This is responsible executive secretarial work involving delegated administrative duties for the Executive Director An employee in this position a position allocated to this class performs a variety of complex clerical tasks requiring independent judgment and action. Duties include making decisions in accordance with organizational policies and practices. Emphasis is placed upon relieving the Administrative Officer of operational detail of the more routine correspondence. Direction is received in the form of suggestions or general outlines and employee is expected to develop work routines and complete assignments with only the more important assignments being reviewed.

QUALIFICATIONS:
Associate’s degree from an accredited college or university; four (4) years secretarial and administrative support experience, including providing support to senior level management positions. Must pass a written general clerical examination and a typing proficiency test. Valid driver's license. Must possess and maintain a valid Florida Driver's License at the time of appointment.

PREFERENCES:
N/A

In accordance with Affirmative Action requirements of Sec. 503 of the Rehabilitation Act of 1973, as amended, and provisions of the Americans with Disabilities Act of 1990, the Authority provides reasonable accommodation. If you need reasonable accommodation for interviewing or employment, please notify Palm Tran's Human Resources Department.

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Open date: 03-12-2018        Close Date: Open Until Filled
Position:Senior Server Administrator
Salary:$64,621.44 to 71,083.10 depending on qualifications, maximum $105,896.96
Department:Support Services/Information Technology (IT)
Location:3201 Electronics Way, West Palm Beach, FL 33407
Hours:8:00 A.M. To 5:00 P.M., Monday – Friday Evenings and weekends as required/necessary
Other:Palm Tran provides an excellent benefits package, including medical, dental and life insurance as well as vacation and sick leave, tuition reimbursement and participates in a defined pension plan. This is an AT-WILL POSITION. This posting is an announcement of a vacant position, it is not intended to replace the official job description. Job descriptions are available upon confirmation of an interview. PBC Risk Management Department driving history approval prior to appointment. All applicants receiving a conditional offer of employment will be subject to a thorough background investigation.

JOB DESCRIPTION:
Palm Tran, Inc. is a Palm Beach County’s public transportation system that has an immediate need for a Senior Server Administrator to join its Information Technology section. The Senior Server Administrator will report directly to the IT Manager and will have full access to the server’s operating system, programs and recovery system utilities. The employee will be responsible for maintaining existing PHP scripted web applications, analyzing and recommending server system software configurations for any/all existing server platforms, planning, implementing, managing and operating support for all servers. Independent judgment is necessary to accomplish tasks and high degree of coordination is maintained with analysts, operations personnel, vendors and customers.

QUALIFICATIONS:
Bachelor’s degree in computer science, engineering, statistics or closely related field; one (1) year of experience with PHP scripted web applications; four (4) years of experience in server administration; or an equivalent combination of related training and experience sufficient to carry out the duties of the position.

PREFERENCES:
Two (2) years of experience with PHP scripting, MySQL, PHP Admin, VMware, HP 3 PAR Storage Systems and Windows Server 2012, 2016.

In accordance with Affirmative Action requirements of Sec. 503 of the Rehabilitation Act of 1973, as amended, and provisions of the Americans with Disabilities Act of 1990, the Authority provides reasonable accommodation. If you need reasonable accommodation for interviewing or employment, please notify Palm Tran's Human Resources Department.

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Open date: 02-22-2018        Close Date: Open Until Filled
Position:BUS OPERATOR
Salary:$14.64 per hour
Department:Fixed Route/Operations
Location:TBD - North (WPB), South (Delray) or West (Belle Glade)
Hours:40 Hours a week/Schedule is To Be Determined/Must be able to work evenings and weekends
Other:Safety-sensitive position; pre-employment physical and drug test required. Driving record of selected candidates are subject to approval by Palm Beach County’s Risk Management Department. Must pass related exam. All applicants receiving a conditional offer of employment will be subject to a thorough background investigation.

JOB DESCRIPTION:
Palm Tran, is seeking Professional Bus Operators, with excellent customer service and communication skills. This position is responsible for performing skilled work operating all public transit vehicles on all scheduled routes and special service throughout Palm Beach County. Work involves operating diesel powered passenger buses over prescribed routes within set areas and maintaining records and logs as may be required along with accurate passenger counts. Position incumbents have the responsibility for the safety of their passengers and the vehicle operated as well as for completing the assigned route with the set time schedule. Employees in this position provide general information as requested. Schedules and days off are bid in seniority.

QUALIFICATIONS:
High school diploma or equivalent certification/GED. Valid Commercial Driver’s License Class B with passenger endorsement “P” endorsement (must include a copy of your current driver’s license with application).

PREFERENCES:
Transit bus, twenty-two (22) + passenger bus, or heavy equipment driving experience is preferred.

In accordance with Affirmative Action requirements of Sec. 503 of the Rehabilitation Act of 1973, as amended, and provisions of the Americans with Disabilities Act of 1990, the Authority provides reasonable accommodation. If you need reasonable accommodation for interviewing or employment, please notify Palm Tran's Human Resources Department.

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Open date: 01-25-2018        Close Date: Open Until Filled
Position:Senior Manager of Safety/Training & Compliance
Salary:$77,151 to $84,866 depending on qualifications; annual maximum $126,461
Department:Operations/Safety & Training
Location:To Be Determined
Hours:8:00 A.M. To 5:00 P.M., Monday – Friday Evenings and weekends as required/necessary
Other:Palm Tran provides an excellent benefits package, including medical, dental and life insurance as well as vacation and sick leave, tuition reimbursement and participates in a defined pension plan. This is an AT-WILL POSITION. This posting is an announcement of a vacant position. It is not intended to replace the official job description. Job descriptions are available upon confirmation of an interview. PBC Risk Management Department driving history approval prior to appointment. All applicants receiving a conditional offer of employment will be subject to a thorough background investigation.

JOB DESCRIPTION:
This professional management position will work under the direction of the Director of Operations; the Senior Manager of Safety/Training & Compliance is responsible for developing a strategic method of workforce planning and management, as well as manage all aspects of safety programs for the entire organization with emphasis the operations and the maintenance section, compliance and employee training for various sections. Work involves directing the investigation and analysis of all Palm Tran accidents, interacting with all levels of employees and outside attorney’s. This position also performs a variety of complex safety program development, implementation, inspection, coordination, investigation, and evaluation of tasks in the areas of bus and industrial and construction safety

QUALIFICATIONS:
Graduation from an accredited college or university with Bachelor's Degree in Safety, Transportation, or related field; and five (5) years of progressively responsible experience in transit safety or transportation operations, or an equivalent combination of education and experience sufficient to carry out the duties of the position. Must possess and maintain a valid Florida Driver's License at the time of appointment.

PREFERENCES:
Master’s Degree in Business or Public Administration or similar field; experience in vehicle accident investigation and analysis, working experience of GPS tracking system and trapeze software, Certified Safety Professional (CPS), supervisory/management experience is preferred.

In accordance with Affirmative Action requirements of Sec. 503 of the Rehabilitation Act of 1973, as amended, and provisions of the Americans with Disabilities Act of 1990, the Authority provides reasonable accommodation. If you need reasonable accommodation for interviewing or employment, please notify Palm Tran's Human Resources Department.

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Open date: 12-11-2017        Close Date: Open Until Filled
Position:Transit Planner II
Salary:$51,007.84 to $56,108.62 depending on qualifications; annual maximum $83,603.52
Department:Planning
Location:3201 Electronics Way, West Palm Beach, FL 33407
Hours:8:00 A.M. To 5:00 P.M., Monday – Friday Evenings and weekends as required/necessary
Other:Palm Tran provides an excellent benefits package, including medical, dental and life insurance as well as vacation and sick leave, tuition reimbursement and participates in a defined pension plan.This is an AT-WILL POSITION. This posting is an announcement of a vacant position, it is not intended to replace the official job description. Job descriptions are available upon confirmation of an interview. PBC Risk Management Department driving history approval prior to appointment. All applicants receiving a conditional offer of employment will be subject to a thorough background investigation.

JOB DESCRIPTION:
Palm Tran, the mass transit provider for Palm Beach County, has an immediate opening for a Transit Planner II; this is a mid-level planning work in a public transportation system. An employee in this position will provide planning and project support to Palm Tran’s short and long-range planning programs. Responsibilities include the development, planning, and analysis of planning studies, infrastructure planning, marketing research, federal/state/local government transit programs, as well as serving as a liaison to the business community, citizen groups, FDOT, Palm Beach County, MPO and other governmental agencies. This position will work with relative independence on routine technical matters and may function in the capacity of a project leader on assigned planning projects.

QUALIFICATIONS:
Bachelor’s Degree in Urban Planning, Geography, Engineering, Logistics or related field; minimum of two (2) years of experience in transit planning. Must possess a valid Driver’s License, or be able to obtain one within the first 6 months of employment.

PREFERENCES:
Master’s degree in a related field, three (3) or more years’ experience in transit planning, experience with infrastructure planning/site plan review, moderate to advanced skills with ArcGIS and MS Office Suite.

In accordance with Affirmative Action requirements of Sec. 503 of the Rehabilitation Act of 1973, as amended, and provisions of the Americans with Disabilities Act of 1990, the Authority provides reasonable accommodation. If you need reasonable accommodation for interviewing or employment, please notify Palm Tran's Human Resources Department.

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Open date: 12-11-2017        Close Date: Open Until Filled
Position:Scheduler Coordinator
Salary:$60,904.48 to $66,994.93 depending on qualifications; annual maximum $99,810.88
Department:Planning
Location:3201 Electronics Way, West Palm Beach, FL 33407
Hours:8:00 A.M. To 5:00 P.M., Monday – Friday Evenings and weekends as required/necessary
Other:Palm Tran provides an excellent benefits package, including medical, dental and life insurance as well as vacation and sick leave, tuition reimbursement and participates in a defined pension plan.This is an AT-WILL POSITION. This posting is an announcement of a vacant position, it is not intended to replace the official job description. Job descriptions are available upon confirmation of an interview. PBC Risk Management Department driving history approval prior to appointment. All applicants receiving a conditional offer of employment will be subject to a thorough background investigation.

JOB DESCRIPTION:
Palm Tran, the mass transit provider for Palm Beach County, is seeking a highly skilled Scheduler Coordinator to conduct a variety of complex duties in the scheduling and planning of bus service changes. This incumbent will analyze the bus scheduling problems for potential changes, evaluate circumstances and provide suggestions for feasibility, cost and impact. In addition, the Scheduler Coordinator will prepare technical recommendations for the fixed route quarterly bids. The position relies on experiences and exercises independent judgment on technical matters and in the application of professional scheduling methods.

QUALIFICATIONS:
Graduation from an accredited college or university with a Bachelor’s Degree in Urban Planning, Geography, Engineering, Logistics or related field. A minimum of Five (5) years’ full-time professional experience in transit, of which four (4) years involve transit scheduling; experience with Trapeze, FX (or equivalent fixed-route scheduling software) and excel. Valid driver’s license.

PREFERENCES:
Master’s degree in a related field, additional years’ experience in transit planning or transit scheduling, experience using AVAIL software system, ARC GIS. Mid-Large Transit Company experience.

In accordance with Affirmative Action requirements of Sec. 503 of the Rehabilitation Act of 1973, as amended, and provisions of the Americans with Disabilities Act of 1990, the Authority provides reasonable accommodation. If you need reasonable accommodation for interviewing or employment, please notify Palm Tran's Human Resources Department.

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