Employment and Procurement Information
This section has been created to convey information about job and business opportunities with the 14 MPOs in New York State. As with other pages on this site, we will do our very best to provide you with current information but we also encourage you to look at each agency’s website for their up-to-the-minute postings.
Greater Glens Falls Transit – Deputy Director of Transportation
Greater Glens Falls Transit (GGFT), a department of the City of Glens Falls, is seeking candidates to fill the full-time position of Deputy Director of Transportation. The position involves assisting the Director of Transportation in managing day-to-day operations of the public transit system and working with outside agencies to help develop new programs and services to improve the range and scope of mobility options available in the greater Glens Falls region.
Ideal candidates should have strong communications skills and be able to effectively interact with a wide range of outside agency staff and the general public; have a background in transportation program administration/management; and have solid computer skills. Bachelor’s degree in a related field and a minimum of two years of related professional experience is desired.
Position will remain open until it is filled, based on civil service requirements. A provisional appointment will be made with examination to be held at a later date. Selected candidate must meet civil service requirements for appointment following the establishment of the eligibility list.
Interested candidates should submit a résumé and cover letter describing how they are qualified and why they are interested in the position to:
Greater Glens Falls Transit
495 Queensbury Avenue
Queensbury, NY 12804
The Port Authority of NY & NJ – Assistant Director, Planning and Regional Development
The PANYNJ is seeking a dynamic and experienced executive to serve as its Assistant
Director in the Planning and Regional Development Department.
The Planning and Regional Development Department is charged with a complex set
of responsibilities that directly impact the core businesses of the agency- with an emphasis on fulfilling the agency’s mission to “keep the region moving”. Specifically the Planning Department identifies strategic regional transportation needs such as the need for improved rail connections to regional airports and enhanced trans Hudson rail and bus service, identifies emerging technologies poised to transform the transportation system and core businesses of the agency, researches and promotes resiliency strategies that protect regional infrastructure and economic assets, provides analytical expertise for the agency’s policy and investment decisions, manages priority planning initiatives and projects with external partners and delivers expert planning and technical support services that advance the agency’s core objectives.
The Assistant Director will report to and act on the behalf of the Director, Planning and Regional Development being accountable for all matters related to managing the operation of the divisions with the Department including critical aspects of external coordination with key agency partners.
A full position description can be found here.
Interested applicants can apply online or email their resume directly to firstname.lastname@example.org. The application URL is http://www.jointheportauthority.com/jobs/3204527-assistant-director-planning-and-regional-development