Close date: 
Friday, September 27, 2019

Location: Oakland, CA

Executive Director

Annual salary range: $253,371 to $329,383

Alameda County Transportation Commission seeks its next Executive Director. Alameda CTC includes the County of Alameda, the 14 incorporated cities within Alameda County, the Bay Area Rapid Transit District and the Alameda-Contra Costa Transit District. The agency is responsible for the administration of transportation sales tax funds in Alameda County in accordance with the voter approved transportation expenditure plans. The agency is also responsible for implementing the congestion management program and the countywide transportation plan for Alameda County.

The individual selected for this position must be a strong leader in a highly political environment while remaining personally apolitical and providing opportunities for all Commissioners to be heard. The Executive Director will have a wide range of experience and skillsets in transportation planning, programming, project delivery, and project controls. The Executive Director must also have a deep understanding of all aspects of transportation and mobility management as well as transportation’s intersection with air quality, environmental resiliency and sustainability, housing, and economic development. Within that context, the Executive Director will challenge assumptions and embrace opportunities to innovate within the sector. At the same time, the Executive Director must lead, inspire, and mentor the employees of Alameda CTC by embracing all the component parts of the core business model: Planning, Funding, and Delivering transportation projects and programs. The Director should be highly principled, ethical and trustworthy, and set the best example in all actions and words.

To be considered for this exceptional career opportunity, submit your resume (reflecting years and months of employment), cover letter, and a list of six work-related references (who will not be contacted without prior notice) by applying on our website:

For more information contact: Andrew Nelson or Josh Jones CPS HR Consulting Ph: 916 471-3329

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