$1,729 - $2,594 per week ($89,949 to $134,924 estimated annual)
This position closes on Friday, June 14, 2019.
The San Mateo County Transit District is the administrative body for public transit and transportation programs in San Mateo County, California: SamTrans bus service, including Redi-Wheels paratransit service, Caltrain commuter rail service and the managing agency for the San Mateo County Transportation Authority. The District transports approximately 32 million customers a year and is one of the nation’s top transit agencies. We look forward to continuing our leading role in meeting the transportation challenges of the future.
The San Mateo County Transit District’s Administrative Division seeks a Title VI Administrator to administer programs to ensure that the San Mateo County Transit District (SamTrans) and the Peninsula Corridor Joint Powers Board (Caltrain) do not discriminate on the basis of race, color, or national origin in the delivery of programs and services.
The Title VI Administrator will ensure that SamTrans and Caltrain have policies and procedures in place to prevent discrimination on matters including: limited English proficiency, fare equity, service change equity and complaint investigations, serve as SamTrans’ and Caltrain’s subject matter expert on Title VI of the Civil Rights Act of 1964 (Title VI), Executive order 12898 on Environmental Justice, and related laws, rules and regulations, lead coordinating committees and work groups to ensure that appropriate research, analysis and fair decision making have occurred prior to changes in transportation services or facilities, develop and administer Federal Transit Administration Title VI Programs for SamTrans and Caltrain that ensure equity in the delivery of transportation services, serve as the liaison with internal and external stakeholders on matters concerning Title VI, analyze and monitor new and existing transit services, programs, activities and fare changes to ensure compliance with Title VI non-discrimination statutes, regulations and guidance and collaborate with internal departments responsible for activities that impact customers and surrounding communities, such as: transit services, routes, schedules, fares, fare media and customer service.
The incumbent will also analyze, interpret and monitor applicable local, state and federal regulations on Title VI issues, keep internal stakeholders and sub-recipients informed of rules, regulations and requirements, as well as develop and maintain effective relationships with relevant community groups, transportation-related organizations and business groups in support of the Title VI Programs. S/he will be responsible for reviewing statistical analyses of equity in the provision of transit services, fares and programs, preparing reports on Title VI Programs by compiling data, analyses and other documentation generated by the responsible departments, presenting reports to internal and external stakeholders, training and educating internal and external stakeholders on Title VI compliance, issues and awareness, overseeing investigations of complaints and inquiries involving Title VI regulations, recommending solutions to resolve issues, drafting formal responses to charges of discrimination, administering and monitoring the Language Access Program, to ensure the translation of vital documents and information and monitoring and assisting contractors and sub-recipients to ensure compliance with Title VI.
The ideal candidate will have a Bachelor’s Degree in human resources, business administration, public administration, planning or other related field with three years’ experience administering a civil rights program (i.e. Title VI Program, Disadvantaged Business Enterprise Program, or Equal Employment Opportunity Program). Experience administering Title VI programs is desirable. Must possess effective written and oral communication skills. Must be proficient in Microsoft Office suite.
The San Mateo County Transit District (SamTrans) is an Affirmative Action/Equal Opportunity Employer.
About San Mateo County Transit District
The San Mateo County Transit District serves nearly 100,000 customers each weekday on its SamTrans buses, Redi-Wheel paratransit vehicles, Caltrain commuter rail cars and shuttles, as well as a robust capital program. The Transit District, which is in the heart of the San Francisco Bay Area, also is the managing agency for the San Mateo County Transportation Authority.