Transit Operations Manager

Transit Operations Manager

Description :

Prowers Area Transit/Prairie Dog Express and Prowers County has an opening for an Operations Manager. The Operations Manager directs the day-to-day operations of Prowers Area Transit/Prairie Dog Express. This position will be hired by a panel (Director, HR and a County Commissioner (or their representative).

Areas of responsibilities
: The day to day operations of Prowers Area Transit/Prairie Dog Express, including Dispatch, Drivers and Office personnel. Working with the Director of Prowers Area Transit/Prairie Dog Express in processing grants and reimbursements, scheduling of vacations of the staff, working with multiple departments in Prowers County, helping the Director with their duties when needed, Working with multiple organizations within Prowers County, maintaining a schedule of all vehicle maintenance in coordination with the maintenance manager, work as a Dispatcher when needed and processing citizen requests/complaints and present them to the Director for disposition.

Education and/or Experience:
Bachelors Degree in Business or related work experience can be substituted.

SALARY: Prowers County offers competitive compensation with a target starting salary starting at $45,759.12 DOQ, along with a comprehensive benefits package including Medical, Dental and Vision Benefits, Flexible Spending Accounts/Health Savings Account, 401(a) with employer match, 457 (b) Deferred Compensation, paid time off including vacation, sick and holidays. Prowers County is an Equal Opportunity Employer.

Contact :
A Complete Job Description and Employment Application are posted on the Prowers County Website at as well as being available at the Prowers Area Transit/Prairie Dog Express, 407 East Olive Street, Lamar, Colorado 81052.

Applications can be dropped off at the County Administration Office at 301 South Main Street, Suite 215, Lamar Colorado 81052 or the Prowers Area Transit/Prairie Dog Express main office (address above) and must be received no later than December 23, 2022 at 5:00 p.m.

Deadline for Applying : Dec 23, 2022