Employment Opportunities

MANAGER I - VALLEY METRO (PLANNING, MOBILITY, RISK, COMPLIANCE)

PROGRAM SUPERVISOR I - VALLEY METRO (OPERATIONS LARGE URBAN)

TECHNICIAN I DRIVER - VALLEY METRO (STARR, ZAPATA COUNTY)

TECHNICIAN II DRIVER - VALLEY METRO


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MANAGER I - VALLEY METRO (PLANNING, MOBILITY, RISK, COMPLIANCE)

Base Salary Range: $51,614 to $63,000

DUTIES:  Performs routine (journey-level) managerial work administering the daily operations and activities of transit agency's business function, division, or department. Work involves establishing goals and objectives; developing guidelines, staff training, risk management and mobility management, procedures, rules, and regulations; developing schedules, priorities, and standards for achieving established goals; coordinating and evaluating business function, division, or department activities; developing and evaluating budget, proposal, and grant requests; and monitoring budget expenditures. Plans, assigns, and supervises the work of others. Provides technical assistance to subcontractors and federal, state, and local governments. Works under moderate supervision, with limited latitude for the use of initiative and independent judgment.

QUALIFICATIONS:  Knowledge of local, state, and federal laws and regulations relevant to a business function, division, or department; and of the principles and practices of public administration and management. Skill in using logic and reasoning to identify the strengths and weaknesses of alternative solutions, conclusions, or approaches to problems; and in operating computers and applicable computer software, such as GIS and graphic design. Ability to manage business function, division, or department activities; to establish goals and objectives; to devise solutions to administrative problems; to develop and evaluate administrative policies and procedures; to prepare reports; to communicate effectively; and to plan, assign, and supervise the work of others. The ability to communicate in English and Spanish is preferred.

The ability to communicate in English and Spanish is preferred.

REQUIREMENTS:  

  • May be required to be registered, certified, or licensed in a transit area
  • Valid/Current Texas Driver's License
  • This position is classified as a safety sensitive position in accordance with FTA's 49 CFR Part 40

This Position is classified as a safety sensitive position in accordance with FTA's 49 CFR Part 655 and Part 40.

DEADLINE:  OPEN UNTIL FILLED

A completed LRGVDC job application with a resume must be submitted to:

Lower Rio Grande Valley Development Council (LRGVDC)
ATTN: Anna M. Hernandez, Director of Human Resources
301 West Railroad Street
Weslaco   TX   78596

A job application can be obtained in Microsoft Word or PDF format

The LRGVDC is an equal opportunity employer


PROGRAM SUPERVISOR I - VALLEY METRO (OPERATIONS LARGE URBAN)

Base Salary: $36,976

DUTIES: Performs routine (journey-level) administrative and supervisory program work. Work involves assisting in plans, organizes and implements daily activities of transit system operations. Work involves assisting in establishing program goals and objectives; assisting in developing program guidelines, procedures, policies, rules, and regulations; assisting in developing schedules, priorities, and standards for achieving program goals; and assisting in evaluating program activities. Supervises the work of others. Works under moderate supervision, with limited latitude for the use of initiative and independent judgment.

QUALIFICATIONS:  Knowledge of local, state, and federal laws related to the program area; of public administration and management techniques; of statistical analysis processes; of budget processes; of research techniques; of training and marketing techniques; and of program management processes and techniques. Skill in identifying measures or indicators of program and staff performance and in operating a computer and applicable software. Ability to gather, assemble, correlate, and analyze facts; to establish goals and objectives; to devise solutions to administrative problems; to develop, evaluate, and interpret administrative policies and procedures; and to supervise the work of others.

The ability to communicate in English and Spanish is preferred.

REQUIREMENTS:  

  • May be required to be registered, certified, or licensed in a transit area
  • Valid/Current Texas CDL Class B Driver's License
  • This position is classified as a safety sensitive position in accordance with FTA's 49 CFR Part 40

This Position is classified as a safety sensitive position in accordance with FTA's 49 CFR Part 655 and Part 40.

DEADLINE:  OPEN UNTIL FILLED

A completed LRGVDC job application with a resume must be submitted to:

Lower Rio Grande Valley Development Council (LRGVDC)
ATTN: Anna M. Hernandez, Director of Human Resources
301 West Railroad Street
Weslaco   TX   78596

A job application can be obtained in Microsoft Word or PDF format

The LRGVDC is an equal opportunity employer


TECHNICIAN I DRIVER - VALLEY METRO (STARR, ZAPATA COUNTY)

Base Salary Range: $9.06 hourly rate

DUTIES: Performs routine motor vehicle operations. Work involves operating motor vehicles in transporting passengers or cargo, prepare and maintain forms or records pertaining to vehicle operations. Required to drive all routes as assigned in the Starr and Zapata Counties.

QUALIFICATIONS:  High school graduation, plus at least two (2) year's of experience in operating motor vehicles on a delivery or commercial basis; or any equivalent combination of experience and training, which provides the required knowledge, skills, and abilities.

REQUIREMENTS:  Must possess a valid Texas Class A or B Commercial Drivers License with a Passenger Endorsement.

This Position is classified as a safety sensitive position in accordance with FTA's 49 CFR Part 655 and Part 40.

DEADLINE:  OPEN UNTIL FILLED

A completed LRGVDC job application with a resume must be submitted to:

Lower Rio Grande Valley Development Council (LRGVDC)
ATTN: Anna M. Hernandez, Director of Human Resources
301 West Railroad Street
Weslaco   TX   78596

A job application can be obtained in Microsoft Word or PDF format

The LRGVDC is an equal opportunity employer



TECHNICIAN II DRIVER - VALLEY METRO

Salary: $12.25 hourly rate

DUTIES: Performs routine motor vehicle operations. Work involves operating motor vehicles in transporting passengers or cargo, prepare and maintain forms or records pertaining to vehicle operations. Required to drive all routes as assigned in the Cameron, Hidalgo and Willacy County area.

QUALIFICATIONS:  High school graduation, plus at least two (2) year's of experience in operating motor vehicles on a delivery or commercial basis; or any equivalent combination of experience and training, which provides the required knowledge, skills, and abilities.

REQUIREMENTS:  Must possess a valid Texas Class A or B Commercial Drivers License with a Passenger Endorsement.

This Position is classified as a safety sensitive position in accordance with FTA's 49 CFR Part 655 and Part 40.

DEADLINE:  OPEN UNTIL FILLED

A completed LRGVDC job application with a resume must be submitted to:

Lower Rio Grande Valley Development Council (LRGVDC)
ATTN: Anna M. Hernandez, Director of Human Resources
301 West Railroad Street
Weslaco   TX   78596

A job application can be obtained in Microsoft Word or PDF format

The LRGVDC is an equal opportunity employer